Vintage Themed Bars in London

There are an abundance of excellent old-school bars to explore across London, each offering guests the chance to step back in time and revel in the delights of our predecessors. The only problem? These places can sometimes be so detached from the contemporary world that they completely slip under the radar. So, here's our guide to the very best vintage bars in London, crammed full of the most charismatic hideouts the city has to offer.


265 user reviews 4

Flamboyant in its decor, Fitz's featured original stained glass windows alongside the works from Milan-born contemporary artist 2501 to create a stunning vintage-themed escape in London. That's not all though, as the unique cocktail menu pays tributes to iconic Bloomsbury residents.

The Olde Wine Shades

170 user reviews 5

Stooped in history, this is one of London's oldest wine bars and the selection is just as good today as it was when it opened. Expect quality bottles from around the world alongside flavourful Spanish tapas from The Olde Wine Shades in the Monument area.

The Gibson

796 user reviews 5

The Gibson is a stunning speakeasy made up of vintage-inspired interiors, dimmed lighting and old-school playlists in East London. Discover the bar's world-famous cocktail list, which comes inspired by the seasons in different eras, with each drink served in quirky containers.