Rainy Day Bars in London

The weatherman speaks of battening down the hatches, as sheets of rain cascade down and videos of people canoeing down your local high street in make shift boats circulate the internet. But if you thought a bit of rain meant there was no option but to stay in, then think again. London is packed full of bars and restaurants that are ideally suited to keeping you warm, cosy and entertained in adverse conditions. So grab your umbrella and head out to explore one of our recommended rainy day bars in London.

Bounce, Farringdon

1237 user reviews 4

Head to Bounce in Holborn for a truly unique experience at a devoted ping-pong restaurant and bar. Whether you're a former Olympic champion or a complete rookie trying to figure out which end of the bat to hold, anyone is welcome to come and enjoy a game whilst sampling a great choice of food and drink. One of the best bars with indoor games the city has to offer.

Heist Bank

432 user reviews 5

From pizzas to pool tables, if there's anyone that can help you on a rainy London day, it's most likely Heist Bank. Casual and calm on weekends, head on down for beer and pizza slices alongside a little game on the pool table for those sticking around. 

The White Bear

675 user reviews 5

The White Bear may have the perfect summer garden, but they also know what's up when it comes to a rainy day in the city. Join this Kennington favourite for heart-warming pub classics and beer that will make you forget about the weather outside.