Cocktail Bars in Covent Garden

Covent Garden cocktail bars are amongst some of the coolest and stylish in the capital. For those wanting a quick pre-theatre tipple, a chilled after work drink or something to get the party started closer to the weekend, Covent Garden just so happens to offer them all. Read on for a list of some of the best cocktail bars in Covent Garden and get to know some seriously lush libations in the city.


Last updated on 29th July 2019

Radio Rooftop

27 user reviews 3

Located on the roof of The Strand's ME hotel, Radio Rooftop is easily one of the best cocktail bars in Covent Garden. Offering eclectic and exciting concoctions, as well as some of the best views of the London skyline, it's the perfect spot to impress a date or enjoy a special night out with friends.

Blame Gloria

433 user reviews 5

Fun and cool, Blame Gloria is the place for innovative cocktails in intimate vault surroundings. The social atmosphere in the dimly-lit, cosy alcoves is a successful combination of the trendy professionals hanging out after work and the relaxed ambience of the bar. Head to this exciting Covent Garden cocktail bar for a beverage that will quickly turn into two or three...


274 user reviews 4

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A friendly hangout popular with colleagues, partners and groups of mates alike, Sway is back after a complete refurb to bring an exciting new home of cocktails and dancing to Covent Garden. Offering three bars, a nightclub and a restaurant rolled into one, Sway is an adult playground that serves up sumptuous cocktail serves in a New York City fashioned party atmosphere.

Be At One is your cocktail bar for all occasions. Head straight there after work if you're looking to make good use of their daily happy hour rates, or come back later when a warm and intimate basement bar vibe makes it a date night favourite. Bartenders are bold and adventurous and the guilty pleasure party tunes run through until 3am.


638 user reviews 5

Craft cocktails without a long wait, Swift in Covent Garden is completely changing the way we think of 'a quick drink'. Committed to a quick turn around time for each beverage, the fast paced team of mixologists use a vast collection of exotic ingredients to serve their guests truly intriguing concoctions. For a slightly more relaxed night, guests can settle into a comfortable seat in the venue's underground bar. 

The Long Acre

42 user reviews 4

A vibrant after-work hangout, weekend party spot and relaxed dining spot at the same stroke,The Long Acre is many different things to many different people. Stop by after work and enjoy some evening cocktails, and with a late licence until 3am six days a week, don't be surprised to find yourself hanging around long into the night.

Floral By LIMA

4 user reviews 5

Lunch set menu: 2/3 courses £16/£19

If you're looking for a bar in Covent Garden with a little bit of wow factor, FLORAL is a winner. The younger sister to Michelin-starred Lima, FLORAL is an evolution of the brand, with a broad menu and a hidden underground Pisco bar serving some of London's best cocktails. 

With intimate booths for cosy cocktails with a date and a party vibe that carries on through the night, Be At One Covent Garden is a flexible fun-time London bar in the heart of the West End. Delicious cocktails at extremely affordable prices are mixed together by the fun-loving experts behind the bar to make sure you have a truly memorable night. 


2 user reviews 5

Head to the old Holborn Town Hall where this unique cocktail bar and restaurant offers a stunning selection of food and drinks to get stuck into. From their glorious cocktail selection to their gorgeous menu of plates, including roast duck and rainbow chard and seared red mullet, they've got something for everyone.

The Lost Alpaca

48 user reviews 4

Happy Hour @ The Lost Alpaca

This basement pisco and cocktail bar serves a range of fabulous drink concoctions with specialty spirits. With its fun-loving Latin American energy and easygoing vibe, it fits in perfectly with Covent Gardens thriving drinks scene. Head down there for Mexican mezcals, Brazilian cachaca and Venezuelan rums to give you a taste of paradise.