Rock Bars in London

Metal heads and hell raisers who've come to party in London, we salute you! We've listed the rock bars in London who play metal, punk, classic rock and heavier than hell tracks. From dive bars and classic haunts to historic plots and ground-breaking gig venues, we've left no rock unturned when it comes to the best drum plying, riff licking haunts in the city. 

Last updated on 7th June 2019


578 user reviews 4

Free Entry & Shot on Guestlist and 2 other offers

Kicking down the doors of Covent Garden, Roadhouse is a fun rock themed bar in London that doses the crowd on diner bites alongside a top roster of music nights and DJ antics until the early hours of the morning. There's Rockaoke too should the occasion so arise. 

The Old Queen's Head

27 user reviews 4

All cocktails are £5 every Wednesday!

With many famous faces having graced their stage, including the talented Bombay Bicycle Club, Foals and Michael Kiwanuka, this is the place to scope out new talent as well as get up close and personal with other hedonistic youngsters. The Old Queen's Head is a fantastic Angel venue that remains one of the best rock bars in London.

Roadtrip & The Workshop

12 user reviews 4

2 for 1 entry on Friday nights

Roadtrip Bar is a rowdy joint that totes classic interiors and live bands alike. From their pocket friendly main bar with its magazine plastered walls and animal skull toting chandeliers, to a basement gig venue for local bands and DJs alike, the bar retains an air of rock cool, even in one of London's most unique quarters.