Best Bars On Oxford Street London
Everyone wants to party on Oxford Street. It may not seem like it, what with all those lush shops that it's boasting, but there are plenty of excellent liquid lairs dotted about the joint. Take a rest from shopping at Selfridges and grab a cocktail in an Oxford Street bar or see where the night takes you and party in one of the top clubs in the area. From Bond Street down to Oxford Circus, you're sure to find something that will keep you coming back for more. Pinky swear it.
Last updated on 5th April 2017
Tucked away from the more touristy bars on Oxford Street, Be At One Soho is a happy hour haven for those wanting to recover after retail therapy in London, or fancying a budget-friendly tipple in a fun-time bar, where the service is friendly and unpretentious, despite the close location to many of the exciting London sights and Central London bars and clubs.
Wander a few minutes off Oxford Street and be rewarded with quirky cocktails, squidgy armchairs and an eclectic venue. Bourne and Hollingsworth Bar is a cute cavern of kitsch, perfect for a date night with their original mixes - try a Rapunzel, which is mixed with vodka, fresh lemon, mint and ginger.
A fantastic subterranean drinking den just a stones throw from Oxford Street. With a New York-inspired interior, there is no wonder this cool cocktail and lounge bar is popular with the locals. Grab a table, enjoy the happy hour and be down right grateful that you discovered this beauty.
A stone's throw from Oxford Street, Nordic Bar attracts Scandinavians and non-Scandinavians alike to celebrate all the food, drink and party vibes hailing from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. Spin their shot wheel, indulge in their all-week happy hours or book out a few hours for a ping pong marathon on one of their tables.
A lovely choice for an after work tipple, Be At One Wimpole Street is a wonderfully versatile venue and cocktail bar in Oxford Circus. The Be At One formula of good times, delicious cocktails and enthusiastic staff has worked across the city - now, Be At One Wimpole Street opens on Oxford Street to provide thirsty shoppers with a well-deserved recharge.
Hop off at Oxford Circus and take a leisurely stroll down Regent Street, where Zebrano offer among the best happy hour deals in central London. They’re daily - and you can enjoy up to 50% off their awesome cocktails - with a truly international spread of affordable grub on call if you’re feelin’ famished. Ideal for after work drinks, the venue’s late licence means it’s good for a bit of late night dancing too.
Perched on Rathbone Place, just a brief stroll from Oxford Street is Jerusalem, a true gem of a restaurant / bar that offers a fantastic retreat from the shoppers. Strength in depth is the name of the game here, with both food and drink cards boasting an array of tasty treats throughout the day. There's a stylish Beer Garden and a lovely little happy hour on weekdays from 4 to 8pm to take advantage of too.
On Little Portland Street you will find this great bar, perfect if your looking for some relaxed fun! Come to The Social Works cafe upstairs during the week to catch up with some work while enjoying the company of others. Or join the young hip crowd for any of the regular live gigs. Any night at The Social promises to be a good one, and its right near Oxford Circus!
With a casual and charming atmosphere, a delicious list of cocktails and a menu full of classic dishes, All Bar One is a top choice for a post-shopping tipple. The brilliant spot also has a whole host of drink deals, including bottomless brunch and Fizz Fridays.
Hidden off the bustle of the main strip, Long Bar at the Sanderson Hotel is an Oxford Street bar that creates a calming, free atmosphere with its light, airy space, and ceiling that is about 80 feet high! With a feeling of an urban spa, you can retox in style amongst the arty furniture, while sipping on their impeccable cocktails.
The Adam and Eve is the perfect little gastro pub located in Noho minutes away from Oxford Street. Home cooked food, an extensive range of lagers, wines and spirits make this pub perfect for after work drinks in London, or even lunch and dinner.
Take a mere wander down Wardour Street and surround yourself in the punchy antics of Azulito. Found in the basement of Wahaca, this wonderland of colourful cavorting and cracking cocktails comes up trumps on any occasion. From Mexican moments to musical musings, antics are always afoot here, but then again, that may just be the delicious Tequila that they're toting.
This third location in London from a group of cocktail kings is a huge party spot and bar near Oxford Circus. With a 'Gangster Tequila Paradise' theme and plenty of unique cocktails on offer it is sure to be a good time all the time. The late license on the weekends keeps the party going, making for some incredible nights out. Stop by after a big day of shopping and stay till late.