Cool And 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 27th May 2022


80 user reviews 5

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

The Gibson

793 user reviews 5

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

One of the city's most notorious cocktail experiences, Alcotraz Shoreditch 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 the very talented inmates knock up unique drinks for you.

Goose Island Brewpub

125 user reviews 5

Boasting quirky and colourful interiors, this is a must-visit for beer fanatics. Just a short walk from Shoreditch High Street, Goose Island Brewpub slings out a slap-up selection of brews, from cask bitters to limited edition bottles; it's like a sweet shop for hop heads.

Located inside the gorgeous Court House Hotel, Jailhouse Bar offers an excellent selection of hand-crafted cocktails that are perfect for a few after-work drinks. Alongside getting to grips with some of the best drinks on Old Street, there's a fab array of unique artworks. 

Brick Lane Tap Room

6 user reviews 5

A fun pop-up beer hall in the heart of Shoreditch, Brick Lane Tap Room is one of the coolest bars to visit. With a mammoth array of craft pints and delicious food to choose from, it's an ideal location for soaking up tasty tipples.