Best King's Cross Bars

While once known for hearty British boozers, the creative takeover has finally fallen upon King's Cross. Boasting a marvellous bar scene and great if you want a change from Shoreditch, West End or Soho bars, King's Cross is coming up from pawn ranks to king trumps. With all these bars opening up in King's Cross, it may just be the next Shoreditch. Maybe. Perfectly located in North London, discover a new favourite for after-work drinks, catching up with friends, impressing a date, or even cocktails and late night dancing in this bustling part of the city.

Last updated on 7th June 2016

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When it comes to a bar in King's Cross, the Somers Town Coffee House is the ultimate hybrid space. Not only a den for craft beer and British bites, head on down for private dining rooms, a speakeasy cocktail bar, a hidden garden and more.

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

The Fellow

4 user reviews

This buzzing venue is the perfect wild night escape from the busy London streets. Work off those weekday woes in a swanky bar with banging beats, tasty tipples, fine wines and some great Gastro grub. Take date, a mate or a rowdy rabble and munch over table tops, sip at the bar and drop it down low on the dance floor for a night full of those sordid shenanigans. 

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

The Driver

14 user reviews
The Driver
Book a BBQ get a FREE cocktail

With 4 different floors and a rooftop terrace, The Driver in King's Cross has some thing to offer everyone. They have the very basics of what every gastro pub, restaurant and bar should have- good service, good food and drinks and a good vibrant yet a relaxed atmosphere. Come for dinner, have a few cocktails and beers and go upstairs to dance or to look at the beautiful views from the rooftop terrace at this top King's Cross bar.

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

Drink Shop & Do

66 user reviews
Drink Shop & Do
High Five - Happy Hour and 1 other offer available.

For one of the best Friday and Saturday nights out in King's Cross, head over to hidden gem, Drink Shop & Do. As well as holding daily craft sessions and afternoon teas, the bar comes alive at night with great cocktails and DJs. Head to their basement club for a raucous night of dancing until 2am at this quirky, King's Cross party bar.

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

Be at One Kings Cross

7 user reviews

Be at One King's Cross is a great addition to the King's Cross bar scene. Serving up a drinkonomical and tasty extensive cocktail menu, Be at One King's Cross is a vibrant bar to have pre-club or after-work drinks at. Ideally located close to King's Cross St. Pancras station it's a great place to escape the crowds, find a great Happy Hour in king's Cross and party the night away at this fun London bar. 

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

The Star of Kings

31 user reviews
The Star of Kings
2 for 1£10Cocktails and 1 other offer available.

The Star of Kings has successfully managed to establish its name in the King's Cross bar and nightlife scene. It is not only a good old pub but also has very high-quality DJ nights. This pub with a DJ is fantastic for grabbing a few drinks with friends whether it's for pre-club or just catching-up drinks. If you feel like dancing, you can always just stay at this cool pub and have a memorable night out.

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

The stunning restaurant at Searcys St Pancras is one thing, but the champagne bar is what really grabs the headlines here. It's the longest in Europe, and it comes complete with a stunning range of quality fizz and panoramic views of the entire terminal to boot. You can also pick up an impressive selection of chic cocktails, quality whiskies and fine wines while you're there too.

Kings Cross

Sitting pretty under the Drake and Morgan umbrella, this charming restaurant and bar in King's Cross promises whimsical and creative drinks set alongside a roster of top notch, gastro inspired plates in a quirky, dining setting.

Happily Affordable ££
Kings Cross

Simmons King's Cross

19 user reviews
Simmons King's Cross
2 for £10 Cocktails and 2 other offers available.

SimmonS, a unique and quirky cocktail bar, has one of London's largest fruit flavoured beers and they have DJ's playing daily. What a perfect combo! If you're a cocktail drinker, then SimmonS won't let you down, serving some very tasty cocktails. SimmonS is great if you wanna enjoy a few cocktails in an unique environment with your friends and it's also an ideal place to have a amazing night out in London.

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Central London

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