Best Happy Hours In London

Why beat around the bush - getting the rounds in when you’re out drinking in London usually hits those pockets hard. If you’re fed up of spending big and seeking a thrifty alternative, we’ve got just the guide for you. Check out our run down of the best happy hours in London and unearth the capital’s most wallet-friendly places to get a drink; from 2-4-1 on cocktails through to half price bottles of wine.

Last updated on 13th December 2021




The Crosswall

80 user reviews 4

Set Menu - 2 courses and a cocktail for £17.95 or 3 courses and a cocktails at £22.95 and 3 other offers

Enjoy luxury without breaking the bank at The Crosswall, a swanky bar in the City of London's thriving metropolis. With great deals such as 2-4-1 on selected cocktails from 5pm and going on all night every weekday, you'd be bonkers not head on down for some real good nosh and crackin' drinks deals. 

One name sounds louder than most when it comes to happy hours in London, and that is Simmons. With venues across the city, from King's Cross to Soho, the neon-clad bars slash prices on their teapot concoctions daily.

Barrio Brixton

199 user reviews 4

Amigo Hour and 7 other offers

Fusing a Latin American feel-good factor with a local community feel, Barrio's Amigo Hour specials offer great savings on all drinks throughout the week. There for you Monday to Thursday 4-8pm (until 7pm on Friday and Saturday), head here straight after work and cash in on beer, wine and cocktail deals. Check in at their Angel and Soho outposts for some similar Amigo Hour antics.

3 Course Spanish Bottomless Brunch Experience & Live Music and 6 other offers

Head to Salvador and Amanda near Leicester Square between 5 and 8pm, Monday to Friday when the fiesta is fuelled by great happy hours. Choose from four bottles of beer, a bottle of wine or a litre of Sangria for under £15 whilst chowing down on some authentic tapas dishes at this lively basement tapas restaurant and bar.

The Lucky Voice collective are the biggest and best Karaoke bars you'll set your singing voice on. If you take to their sessions, get behind the mic with your mates and enjoy some of their night of the week offers including Facebook Fridays where if you check in, you can enjoy 1 hour of free singing. Ahhhhh! 

The Three Compasses

173 user reviews 5

If you're looking for a great pub in Hackney, this East End spot should be on your radar. You'll find vegan burgers, veggie dishes and slap-up roast dinners come the weekend. Plus, local craft beers and enticing drinks deals make it one that won't break the bank, including buy one get one half price on beer.

Tequila Mockingbird Putney

295 user reviews 4

Putney's cool three-floored cocktail bar Tequila Mockingbird boasts one of the best happy hours around. Forget all of that 'one night of the week only' rubbish, this spot offers bargain bevs every night. What's more DesignMyNight users get their own happy hour which lasts all night Sunday - Thursday with 2-4-1 cocktails until close.

Disrepute

143 user reviews 5

If you're keen for a bit of fancy cocktail-sipping in a stunningly stylish bar, Disrepute in Soho should be next on your list. The sleek drinking den boasts an aperitivo hour Sunday-Thursday from 4pm until 6pm, where a selection of mixes are available for just £8.

Venn St. Records

197 user reviews 4

2-4-1 Cocktails and 1 other offer

Based in the heart of Clapham, Venn St Records is a venue that takes its love of music to the next level. Covered in tour posters, old NME covers and with walls lined with vintage records, the bar staff keep the mood light by serving flavoursome cocktails all throughout the night. Head down between 5-8pm and enjoy 2-4-1 cocktails during their happy hour. 

Girlfriend

91 user reviews 4

As Clapham's ultimate girls night spot, you'd better believe that Girlfriend is fronting the happy hour to match. Head down every day between 5-8pm for the chance to get stuck into deals on fizz, wine and some of their innovative cocktails.

Looking for cheap drinks and classic American eats? Head to your nearest Belushi's where they're running one of London's best happy hours throughout the week. Get 2-for-1 on cocktails and beers, as well as bottles of prosecco for less than £20.

Swift Shoreditch

69 user reviews 5

Coming in hot with this one. A strong contender for the best happy hours in London, Swift Shoreditch is serving up pretty and potent cocktails for just £6 every day before 7pm - making ideal for afterwork drinks, date nights or catch-ups with your mates.

Floripa

122 user reviews 3

Floripa is a melting pot of Brazilian beach bar and London bloc party club thrown together to create one of the best party atmospheres in London. Something a little different for a night out in London, you can eat Brazilian street food, drink the ice cold caipirinhas and take in the vibrant decor, made all the sweeter with a daily happy which include four beers for £10.

Bar Rumba

679 user reviews 3

Student Night- Wednesdays. £3 selected drinks with valid Student ID. T's & C's Apply and 1 other offer

Bar Rumba is a late night club close to London's Leicester Square serving up a mix of delectable cocktails, big hits and good party vibes. The commercial music, RnB and pop is the engine of this wild and crazy club but the generous happy hours and drinks promotions do their bit to fuel the spirits.

With graffitied walls, grunge vibes, vintage wares and neon making up just some of the décor at London Cocktail Club's venues, you're in for a quirky treat for your eyes and taste buds. Cracking cocktails are the name of the game here, with 2 for £12 on the whole menu at happy hour.

Nordic Bar

426 user reviews 4

Happy Hour (Mon - Fri) and 1 other offer

Head to Nordic Bar to indulge in Scandinavian food and drink and week-round happy hours, including 50% off wine, beers and spirits 5-7pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. If that isn't enough to entice you, there's also a ping pong table, with regular tournaments taking place for dab hands, all accompanied by DJs spinning the freshest new tunes around.