Late Night Bars London

We understand - sometimes, the party shouldn't end after last orders, but it looks like nearly all the bars are shutting. Do you just go home? Well, no more, because London is packed full of venues that just don't want the party to stop and we've found them all for you. For all you night owls looking to party past midnight, here is our list of recommended late night bars and clubs in London to show you where the good times roll on. 

Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 9th July 2024

Sea Horse, London

Discover The Sea Horse, situated in the heart of London's bustling financial district. This intimate and well-lit bar is perfect for unwinding with a drink after work or taking a break while exploring the city. The pub boasts a diverse selection of drinks, including fine wines and a variety of regularly changing ales. If you're feeling hungry, this boozer also offers a range of classic dishes, from delectable burgers to authentic fish and chips.

Exale Brewery

Pints for £4 on selected beers. Thursdays and Sundays (not bank hols or match days) and 1 other offer

Only a couple of minutes walk from Blackhorse Road Station, Exale Brewery is a vibrant spot, converted from an old furniture factory. Its interiors are colourful and energetic, with cloud lights (yes, you read that right) and neon signage, mirroring its playful atmosphere. Visit for a glorious pint from an array of taps, classic cocktails and DJs until 2am every Friday and Saturday. 

Blind Spot

Sultry in every way with dim lighting and softer-than-soft armchairs, Blind Spot in the West End draws in London's cocktail lovers with its elegant ambience and distinctive attitude. The line-up of resident DJs play all your favourite hip-hop, rnb and dance tracks, whilst the venue's talented bartenders let their creative side shine, mixing together a range of spices, fruits and potent spirits. Grab a cocktail, sit back and lose yourself in the intoxicating ambience of this sleek Central London bar.

Lucy Wong

Happy Hour 💋 and 5 other offers

After late night bars in London? Lucy Wong is a real winner. Just a stone's throw from Tottenham Court Road station, this 1950s-inspired drinking den boasts contemporary Chinese-style speakeasy interiors, alongside a drinks menu from the award-winning mixologist, Dré Masso. You can even expect DJs every Friday and Saturday night playing tunes until the early hours of the morning. 

Salsa! Temple

Whether you're heading to their Embankment or Leicester Square venue, you can count on Salsa! to keep the party going until 2am everyday - and 3am on weekends. This South American-inspired bar is a great place to dance the night away to Latin beats, and if you head down between 5 and 8pm you can secure half price drinks - making for an affordable night out too. They also host cocktail masterclasses during the day and salsa lessons every evening, so there really is something for everyone here.

Be At One - Bars In London

Whether you're itching for some fantastic happy hour libations, looking to shake things up at a cocktail workshop, or just want to unwind with your work buddies after a long day, Be At One is the place to be. These boozy joints are scattered throughout the city, from Soho and Covent Garden to Twickenham and Clapham, mixing up both traditional and offbeat cocktails galore. We're talking goodies like the White Mocha-tini, Singapore Sling, June Bug, and plenty more to tickle your fancy.

Sway, Holborn

Sway in Holborn is open until 3am on Fridays and Saturdays meaning when the clock strikes twelve, you don't have to go home but simply make yourself cosy in one of its two rooms across the venue. Think leather booths, grand light fixtures and a cool, back-lit glow, plus pizzas and tapas-style sharing plates to munch on. Take your friends or continue the office night out and look forward to all your favourite cocktails, beers and spirits. 

Camden London

Camden London welcome you to join them until the early hours of the morning every night of the week. This slinky spot slings out a range of sensational sips for you to enjoy while you boogie to cracking DJs. It's ideal for swish date nights and fun catch-ups with pals.

Popworld Watling Street

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The party at Popworld Watling Street doesn't stop until 4am on Fridays and Saturdays. This neon-lit, multicoloured venue promises to deliver as it plays all your favourite tunes from the 90s, 00s and present day, as well as serves delicious cocktails and shots. Make your way onto the lit-up dancefloor after getting your chops around the likes of the Pretty In Pink, featuring Smirnoff and bubble gum syrup, or the tequila-based Wild At Heart.

Core Bar, London

Core Bar is a short walk away from Bank and is open until 4am on Saturdays if you hire out the dimly-lit venue for your own event that is. From Thursday to Friday its 2am closure still makes for a great late-night venue, especially when you see its slinky interiors (red leather, cylindrical booths anyone?). On the menu, you'll find all your favourite classic cocktails like espresso martinis and margaritas, as well as beers and wines.

Slug And Lettuce - Bars In London

Slug & Lettuce bars are famous for their daily 2-for-1 cocktail deals from 4 to 10pm, so you can double the fun without doubling the cost. These places are perfect for hanging out with your mates, serving creative drinks and plenty of grub to munch on. With locations all over the city, from Croydon to Richmond and Tower Bridge, you can sip on cocktail concoctions and enjoy pocket-friendly bottomless brunches wherever you are in the capital.

VQ - Various Sites

With venues across the city, VQ has got you covered on all bases. From a delicious food menu to great drinks and 24-hour-a-day opening, you can go from early breakfast to late night dinner - or vice versa.

Nightjar Carnaby

Open until 3am on Fridays and Saturdays, Nightjar Carnaby is the place to slip away to if you don't want the night to end. Offering stunning pretty 1920s-style, Art Deco interiors paired with first-class music in the form of talented jazz artists, it provides a welcomed escape from the modern city. And on the menu? Expect signature cocktails like El Gato, made with pineapple chocolate wine Dora Grossa Chinotto liqueur.

Horizons Casino

Play all of your favourite games over at Horizons Casino in Leicester Square, which is open until 6am every night. The gaming floor not only features poker, blackjack and roulette, but there's also a sports lounge and a food menu if you're feeling peckish.

Ladybird Bar

Happy hour daily 5pm to 9pm exc. Sat

Arguably the best kept secret in Angel, the Ladybird Bar had been serving delicately produced cocktails and delectable tipples to locals for the past decade. The venue is wonderfully decorated, with a Boticcelli Dome and various angelic paintings splashes across the wall. To complete the experience, the team of mixologists are something of pioneers in the industry, mixing together unique flavours and constantly producing delectable, spirit infused treats. Open until 4am on Friday and Saturday, it's a suave late night bar that can compete with the best.