The Basement Shoreditch


A hidden gem in the heart of Shoreditch, The Basement is one of the most unique must-see bars in London.

The perfect antidote for packed Shoreditch bars & busy West End Clubs, The Basement is a destination for alcohol enthusiasts to meet, mingle & chill.

The Basement captures your imagination & taste buds with exceptional cocktails, attentive personal service & excellent live music.

Descend the stairs of this legendary venue and prepare to be enchanted by a wave of culture, candlelit tables, well-curated music and expertly crafted cocktails.

The Basement is seating only, so make a booking and absorb the sensational atmosphere of this jazz and cocktail Mecca.


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • None
  • Casual
  • 18


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 0:00 Private Hire Only.
Tuesday 18:30 22:30
Wednesday 18:30 22:30
Thursday 18:30 22:30
Friday 19:00 0:00
Saturday 19:00 0:00
Sunday 17:00 0:00 Private Hire Only.



The Basement Shoreditch, 362-364, Old Street, EC1V 9LT




  • A word from the chef:

    Our delicious bar snack menu encompasses a range of delicious bar snacks designed to compliment the drinks on offer.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Venue Hire Venue Hire 61 73 £3,000.00 3000 3000

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

Customer Reviews (14)

Our Review

Jazz and espresso martinis: we spent a night at The Basement

When my current squeeze and I first started dating, we had a movie night which included a watch of La La Land. As I sat there unashamedly perving on Ryan Gosling, we made a bet – that my chap wouldn’t be able to teach himself piano and learn the theme to La La Land to the level that Gosling did,in…