Lyaness is the flagship bar from the multi award-winning Ryan Chetiyawardana AKA Mr Lyan (“The World’s Most Awarded Bartender” The Telegraph; International Bartender of the Year 2015, Most Influential Britons 2017, Personality of the Decade 2017), located in the iconic Sea Containers London hotel. 

The Lyaness team have always had a curiosity to find new ingredients and hunt out weird and wonderful flavours to make them interesting and accessible. Key ingredients are the heart of Lyaness. By creating a menu that's designed around ingredients rather than cocktail types, the team apply a cook’s approach to flavour, enabling them to connect you to your perfect drink. 

Lyaness is a London cocktail bar that goes beyond the simple focus of what's in your glass. Comfortable and fun, featuring striking electric blue decor and a signature green marble bar, expect stunning surroundings, views of the City's iconic skyline and fine-tuned cocktails and a cocktail menu that is sure to amaze. 


  • Splash the Cash £££
  • None
  • No Minimum Age


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 0:00
Tuesday 17:00 0:00
Wednesday 17:00 0:00
Thursday 17:00 0:00
Friday 15:00 0:00
Saturday 12:00 0:00
Sunday 12:00 0:00



Lyaness, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 9PD



Nearest Station

Blackfriars (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Bar Snacks and Afternoon Tea food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Signature cocktails, afternoon tea and a curated selection of sharing bar snacks from Mr Lyan in slinky surroundings.

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