This basement pisco and cocktail bar serves a range of fabulous drink concoctions with specialty spirits, and with its fun-loving Latin American energy, it fits Covent Garden's thriving scene. Head down there for Mexican mezcals, Brazilian cachaca and Venezuelan rums to give you a taste of paradise.
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.
If you're in the mood for elegant dining and refined cocktails in a sleek setting, Roka Aldwych is the place for you. Tuck into plates of sushi, rice bowls and freshly-grilled dishes from the robata, alongside innovative cocktails that make use of Asian ingredients and expertly-sourced spirits.
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.
It's not just about amazing Dim Sum at Ping Pong, though that is a great reason to come. Come along and you can enjoy a vast range of delicious cocktails, and with a happy hour every day of the week, there's even more reason to grab one.
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.
A cool hangout for colleagues, partners and groups of mates alike, Sway is bringing cocktails and dancing to Covent Garden. Offering three bars, a nightclub and a restaurant rolled into one, it's is an adult playground that serves up top cocktails in a New York City fashioned party atmosphere.
Let yourself be taken away from the hustle and bustle of Covent Garden to a dark and seductive basement bar, where drinkers can enjoy an array of innovative cocktails. Combining the essence of temptation, indulgence, and hedonism through innovative blends, Eve is sure to make you swoon.
A vibrant after-work hangout, weekend party spot and relaxed dining spot at the same stroke, The Long Acre is many different things under one roof. Stop by after work and enjoy evening cocktails, and with a late licence six days a week, don't be surprised to find yourself hanging around.
A powerhouse on the city drinks scene and heralded for their flush interiors alongside creative concoctions, Dirty Martini is worth checking out in Covent Garden. We'd recommend swinging by for one of the bar's signature martini brunches if you're looking to unwind after a busy shopping trip.
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.
Salvador & Amanda is all about drinks, tapas and fiestas just a stone's throw from Covent Graden. If you like the sound of Spanish tapas with authentic ingredients, hip-swinging Flamenco evenings and dancing 'till dawn, this lively bar is sure to make for a winning night out.
Blame Gloria is the place for innovative cocktails in intimate yet funky basement bar surroundings. The social atmosphere in the dimly-lit, cosy alcoves is a successful combination of the trendy professionals hanging out after work with an ample selection of expertly-mixed cocktails.
Serving craft cocktails without a wait, Swift is completely changing the way we think of 'a quick drink'. Committed to a fast turnaround for each mix, the team use exotic ingredients and innovative techniques to serve their guests, with an alternative cosy underground bar for a more chilled feel.
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, bring your partner to the cosy basement bar for a cute date night, or swing by later for a night of partying until 3am with stellar cocktails guaranteed.
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.
Slap bang in the heart of the West End, this gorgeous cocktail bar and restaurant offers some of the most innovative cocktails in the area. Mixing chemistry and a little bit of theatre into their drinks, you'll find concoctions the fizz, smoke and pop, and a mean all-day menu to help soak them up.
Located on Great Queen Street, LOCKES is a stunning bar serving 24 wines by the glass along with a menu of small plates and sharing platters. Complete with on-street tables, this is the perfect spot for a light aperitif on a sunny day after a Covet Garden shopping trip.