Crazy Cocktails in London

Bored of examining the same old cocktail lists? Want to enjoy some delicious drinks that lean a bit more towards the quirky side? Here are our recommended places to go for experimental cocktails in London. These bars will have you scouring their menus for the most extravagant creations. More often that not, you will also be impressed by the jaw-dropping technique of these mixologists, the very best in the business who have perfected their showmanship. Whether it's fruity fun or a spicy surprise you want, we'll bring you to all corners of the world for your fill of crazy cocktails; from the mystical orient to the sensual vibes of Latin America, you can even be transported to the prohibition era with London's crazy cocktails.

Last updated on 30th September 2019




Forget a swish cocktail bar or sumptuous decor, these cocktail experiences are taking you a million miles out of London. With sites in both East and West London, the Immersive Cocktail Series creates unique situations, such as a Wild West themed bar or a prison, and knocks up some great drinks.

HAPPY HOUR 2 4 £12 Cocktails 16:30-20:00

With a 'Gangster Tequila Paradise' them, this branch of The London Cocktail Club is no doubt a hot-spot for weird cocktails in London. With downtown LA vibes, you'll be sipping your drinks in a industrial-looking venue with creative graffiti covering the walls. Enjoy their whacky concoctions such as Hot Tuaca Apple, Spicy Noodle or Velvet Elvis! 

Lost & Found

30 user reviews 5

Free Sharing Cocktail

Split into playful Expedition Planning, Base Camp, Pathfinders, Explorers and Treasures sub-categories, there's always something delightfully inventive to swill at when you're drinking with Lost & Found. Tuck into a Cognac and grassy Chartreuse Green liqueur-infused Daddy's Hip Flask served in - you guessed it - a hip flask, or enjoy an Alice in Wonderland sharing cocktail that comes to the table served in a top hat!

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If you're in the mood for something theatrical, look no further than The Alchemist, who have pretty much made their name making crazy cocktails. From AR creations to cocktails that change colour before your very eyes, these guys are sure to make a lasting impression. 

Barrio Brixton

137 user reviews 4

Like your cocktails laced with tequilas, mezcals, piscos and rums? Good, because Barrio's mixologists certainly don't hold back. Offering up the sights, tastes and sounds of Latin America in a fun neighbourhood haunt on Acre Lane, bartenders use Mexican herbs and tropical fruits to put together an awesome cocktail menu.

Purl

23 user reviews 4

If you're looking for experimental cocktails in London, then check out Purl where their theatrical drinks and mixology are sure to dazzle you! The team behind the bar show real showmanship, so sit back, relax and get ready to be absolutely amazed - by both the mixologists themselves and the beautifully presented delicious drinks!

ABQ London

1 user review 5

Head to Hackney where this world-renowned cocktail bar has opened up shop to bring you some of the most cutting edge cocktails in London. Focusing on molecular mixology, it's all about cooking your drinks here, and they've got the skills and the hazmat suits to help you do it.

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Saturday 18th January 2020

Step into the future at this unique cocktail experience that wants to you help save humanity from the machines. Get the lowdown on the mysterious Neosight corporation, and see if you can't summon up a few cocktails in the process.