Quirky Bars In Shoreditch

Trying to find a quirky bar in Shoreditch is like trying to find fish and chips by the seaside - walk ten paces and there's always another one. To make things easier, we've rounded a group of the coolest, quirkiest, weirdest and wildest bars in the area for your drinking pleasure. From ping pong places and mixology meccas, to circus affairs and ball-pit bashes, read our recommendations for the top quirky bars in Shoreditch. 

Last updated on 12th October 2020

The Shoreditch

102 user reviews 3

Bottomless Pizza and Prosecco!

Quirky doesn't even cut it when its comes to the decor in this Shoreditch cocktail bar. From pirates and umbrellas to disco balls and rugs on the ceiling, they've got a unique look, and an even more unique bar offerings. Switching it up with tiki tipples and martinis that go down all too easy, it's one of the funnest bars in East London. 


8 user reviews 4

Hidden away down Ravey Street, this quirky Shoreditch bar is possibly the tiniest one of the lot. Manned single-handedly on some nights, the delightful little drinking den serves up some masterful cocktail concoctions for you to enjoy in one of their cool hidden coves.

Black Rock

276 user reviews 5

This intriguing Shoreditch whisky bar is a must visit for any firewater fans. With over 250 bottles on display and Whisky Library that spans the length of the bar, guests can seat themselves around the 18ft, 185-year old oak tree trunk that takes up the centre of the room, or even have a crack at blending their own.

The Gibson

575 user reviews 5

This quirky bar on Old Street is a bucket list destination for any cocktail connoisseurs. With some of the coolest most creative concotions in East London, gorgeous Art Deco interiors and friendly, talented staff, it's the perfect place to pitch up for a night of kooky cocktails in Shoreditch.

One of London's most notorious cocktail experiences, Alcotraz' Shoreditch venue is one of the only bars you'll want to be behind for your next group night out. Smuggle in your own liquor for the chance to have some very talented inmates knock up some unique drinks for you.

Located inside the gorgeous Court House Hotel, this stunning bar offers an excellent selection of hand-crafted cocktails perfect for a few after work drinks. Alongside getting to grips with some of the best drinks on Old Street, you can enjoy their array of unique art works. 

Goose Island Brewpub

64 user reviews 5

With quirky and colourful interiors, this great pub in East London is a must-visit for beer fanatics. Just a short walk from Shoreditch High Street, you'll find a slap-up selection of brews, from cask bitters to limited edition bottles; it's like a sweet shop for the real hop heads.