Girls' Night Out In London
There's lots of fantastic places to go for a great girls' night out in London. Whether you're looking for a trendy cocktail bar delivering the most imaginative creations and a lively party scene, or a more intimate wining and dining experience with a unique twist, there's plenty on offer, but of course it is all about discovering the best. Thankfully we have done the hard work for you, and have come up with a list of the best recommended places for a fun girls' night out in London. Take a look and see what takes your fancy, you won't be disappointed!
Last updated on 23rd October 2017
It's one of the most Instagramed bars in London and it's all sorts of sassy; Tonight Josephine is the hot new Waterloo cocktail bar. Slurp shiny concoctions in fluorescent pink surroundings, look at celebs' mugshots in the toilets and get dancing to the killer soundtrack.
This is undoubtedly the ultimate girls' night out. Hot bods, dancing boys and a strip show to boot. The Dreamboys are in town and their collective of scantily clad boys promises to be quite the night of flexing muscles, baby oil and clothes coming owwf. For what's going to be one sizzling night full of entertainment, music and dancing, you can't go wrong.
For a girls' night out in London that oozes glitz and glamour, head to The Roof Gardens in Kensington where you'll discover a stunning rooftop bar with its very own gardens and club. Offering fantastic views of the city, a spacious dance floor, great live music nights and an opulent cocktail bar, you will be in your absolute element.
Grab your best mates, pull on your best frock and head to Christabel's for a truly unforgettable girls night in London. Whether you're painting macaroons, decorating a pineapple or learning how to make the best tea-based cocktails in one of their masterclasses, a trip to this secret Central London bar is certain to please.
Archer Street Cocktail Bar is by far one of the best venues for a girls' night out in London. This cool and sophisticated hotel lounge bar is so plush it could easily be a members' club, but it's buzzing with a diverse crowd who revel in the unique entertainment and delicious cocktails.
Looking forward to a night on the London tiles with all of your ladies in tow? Join Fifty9 in one of the city's most sought after post codes as this opulent hideout promises a suave and sexy night of stunning cocktails, dancing, VIP spaces and more.
Seeing as it's ladies night, and the feeling is most definitely right, how about a girls night out in London? Toting style, quirky cocktails and some of the best happy hours in London to boot, Be At One in Covent Gardens Lyceum is a gem, and more than female friendly for a night on the tiles.
When it comes to a night out in London with the ladies, cocktails should of course be at the top of that agenda, and none make them quite like Smith's. Head on down to this Hammersmith favourite for eclectic drinks in a luxe and vintage setting.
Head to Shoreditch as XOYO pay tribute to the Queen of Pop with a massive night of live renditions of her greatest hits.
If there's anywhere that promises a fun girls night out in London it's got to be Strawberry Moons. Not only is this place a central location minutes from Oxford Circus tube, but its got a stone cold appreciation for all things cheese and of the retro music genre. There's no need to be ashamed, we know you love the novelty of a cheesy night out, girls united, singing together and bossing the dance floor.
Guaranteed to get you on the edge of your seat - and a little hot under the collar - Forbidden Nights is the most in-demand male variety show in town. Skilled performers have been hand-picked from around the UK and a stellar line-up of talent is the result, with live performances on the night coming from a Channing Tatum lookalike and an X-Factor finalist. It’s sexy yet fun, and there’s no nudity so it’s perfect for anyone between the ages 18 and 80 (yes that does mean you can bring Gran).
Get the girls together and head down to Soho! Simmons is a cute cocktail spot that's decorated with all sorts of kitsch and quirky ornamentation. Hit the bar and order a few teapot cocktails to share. And if you're out on the prowl, you're in the right spot. Simmons boasts a friendly atmosphere that sees guests intermingling into the early morning hours.
A classy Mayfair cocktail bar with glamorous Playboy bunnies and ground-breaking cocktails crafted by leading mixologist, Salvatore Calabrese, this is a girls' night out you'll never forget. Here you can discover a unique drinking experience in the form of vintage cocktails - exclusively made from spirits as ancient as the 18th century - and a super freezer which chills your drinks to a cool -18C. You can even have your drinks mixed at your table for a mesmerizing display.
A super stylish bar oozing a sophisticated New York vibe, Dirty Martini in Bishopsgate is a great venue for a girls' night out in London. In this atmospheric one room basement bar, you can party till the early hours thanks to a 3am license and indulge in some fabulous cocktails. You may even be tempted to tuck into the delicious American grill menu. Looking for alternatives? Dirty Martini Monument is also a sure fire shot.
Rally the girls together for a ladies night out in London and head to one of central London's favourite spots to party and hit the dance floor. Jewel Piccadilly truly has it all: spread over three floors you can find space to sit and socialise with a classic cocktail, marvel at chandeliers or even enjoy the luxury of their Morrocan themed room.
This Chelsea nook is a den of cocktail delights, jam laced spirits and stylish surroundings perfect for a girly night out on the lash. Don your finery and take to this fabulous bar where there'll be DJs, dancing and some dapper lookin' bar folk to keep you occupied. With Summer nigh, these guys also boast one hell of a sun-trap beer garden.
Drop in on Dirty Martini St Paul's, where a night of cocktail-fuelled debauchery is on the cards. Cocktails are fantastically executed, interiors are slick and top DJs drop the perfect party-starter playlist to a lively city crowd. Don't forget their Monument and Bishopsgate bases too if St Paul’s doesn’t suit your plans.
Learn one of the most iconic dance routines of all time - the Jingle Bell Rock from Mean Girls. Drink, Shop & Do are hosting this masterclass.
Priding themselves on their outstanding service and a highly sought after drinks list, Babble is a glam city cocktail bar and nightclub for a classy night out with the girls. Featuring great cocktails, opulent interiors and plenty of burlesque influences, discover a stunning drinks list then dance into the night at this plush late-night pad.
Your girls night out in London just took a serious turn down kitsch lane. The almighty Simmons collective have head south of the river to set up shop in Fulham bringing all their vintage eccentricities along with them. Start the night by getting some of their epic happy hour action and the rest is history. That's how Simmons do things.
We don't need no good advice as We Love Pop is playing all the best hits from Girls Aloud. Join the huge club night at Concrete for all the best pop songs and a whole load of fun.
It's ladies night, the feeling is right, and The Longacre is the place to party. Grab your gals for a fun night out on the London tiles as this Central London plot not only promises a fun and frivolous selection of fruity cocktails, snag a table and dine in style as The Longacre promises affordable plates and a buzzing atmosphere.
Bounding about with your babes this evening? Looking for somewhere positively darling to tuck into a top selection of cocktails? We've just the kitsch cavern. A charming nook brimming with vintage trinkets and top tipples alike, Simmons will indulge you and your ladies in teacup cocktails, floral wallpaper, and top notch nattering.
The name Adonis Cabaret is somewhat legendary in Britain's nightlife adult circles, having stunned crowds in all of the country's biggest cities. The managers have collected together some of Britain's best male strippers and showcase a night of high jinx, cheeky flirtation and frivolous mischief every Saturday. Great for a hen party or perhaps just a night out with a twist, the team take over Club Aquarium and offer the city's cheeky crowds an easy way to forget their troubles. Grab your mates, grab a drink (the grabbing stops here) and let loose at this wild event in London.
Get the gals together and you can start in their restaurant, nibbling on their small plates and pizzas, before heading to their three bars for masterfully mixed cocktails. And once the dance floor opens, it’s time to dance all night in the New York-chic club.
Dirty Martini Monument is just the destination for lush ladies in the city. Leave those dapper chaps behind and don your finest glitzy fare for a destination where charming dresses, pocket friendly cocktails and cracking tunes on the decks makes for an ultimate and indulgent girls night on the tiles. Can't make Monument? No worries, just check out their St Paul's or Bishopsgate plots instead!
You've dosed yourself on drinks and you've had yourselves a bit to eat, so what's next for your girls night out in London? Dancing, that's what's next. If you and your lovely ladies are partial to a piece of pop, join Loop bar and their top notch multi-coloured dancefloor for commercial hits by the bucket load.