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 31st March 2017
A powerhouse on the city drinks scene and heralded for their flush interiors alongside creative concoctions, if you're looking to drink cocktails in Covent Garden, it would be hard to sway you away from the stunning interiors and happy hours at Dirty Martini.
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.
Hard at first to find, Encant is worth the search as it brings an utterly delicious taste of Spain to Central London. The tiny bar and restaurant is covered in brass, has an open kitchen and only space for a few people. Grab a seat early and enjoy cocktails that focus on fresh lemon flavours, as well as a gin and tonic inspired by Spain.
A quirky, fun cocktail bar in Covent Garden, just round the corner from Covent Garden tube station, Foundation is a cute, fantasy bar waiting for you to explore it. Whether after work to enjoy their generous happy hour deals, or to let your hair down amongst the hip crowd that come here to party to the latest cool tunes, Foundation will welcome you with open arms.
Wedged between Soho and Covent Garden, The Light Lounge is one of the most decadent and upmarket places to catch a few cocktails in Central London. Known for a roster of live music nights, classy cocktails and plush interiors, special occasion bevvies here are a must.
Popularly regarded as “Covent Garden’s sassy sister”, Scarlet’s makes a mark with her warm and familiar approach. A vibrant after work hangout, weekend party spot and relaxed dining spot at the same stroke, Scarlet’s 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.
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.
Fun and cool, Adventure Bar Covent Garden 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...
A stunning, secret cocktail bar in Covent Garden, The Escapologist is the ultimate go-to when it comes to trying something different in the capital. A lair of creative concoctions and pizza bites combined, head on down for the markedly unusual in a top, basement space.
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.
There’s a cheeky little secret to be found in the basement of Joe’s Southern Kitchen. Introducing Cocktail Baby, an intimate space where disco, soulful and deep house tunes fill the room. There’s happy hour prices to be enjoyed at all times here, and a wonderful package of shooters, signature cocktails, beers, wines and ciders to spoil you for choice.
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.
One of the most charming and humble places to head when it comes to drinks in Covent Garden is the boozy babe, Mabel's. Known for cutesy inventions and cool cocktails, head on down with a gaggle of your girls for cocktails with added flair.
Join the Covent Garden Cocktail Club's membership and discover this secret world of sublime London cocktails and wonderfully British decor. A lesser known Covent Garden cocktail bar, members can take in up to three guests with them to relax in the Gentlemen's club style furniture of bolstered leather sofas and choose from the London themed cocktail menu.