Best Summer Pop-Ups in London

Summer? You know it really is the greatest time of the year: the sun's out (... hopefully), everyone's chipper, and pop-ups are appearing everywhere around the city. From baking competitions in adorable marquees and ridiculous sporting events to unique cocktail bars offering just the right drinks to cool you down, take a look at our recommended list of the best summer pop-ups in London to make it a great couple of months to remember.

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Last updated on 27th August 2019

One of the season's beset installations, this unique rooftop bar in Tobacco Dock brings you stunning views of the city alongside pretty booths for sky-high drinking a few croquet and petanque pitches to keep you occupied.

@ Pedley Street Station on Sunday 15th September 2019 and 4 other dates

This summer, London's most unique immersive dining experience makes a triumphant return. Step aboard the Murder Express for brand new Jewel of the Empire and be transported to the 1930's before feasting on a stunning meal from MasterChef's Laurence Henry, as a tale of murder and intrigue unravels around you. 

The Luna Cinema - London

39 user reviews 4

From Labyrinth to A Star Is Born, this series of film screenings from Luna Cinema are bringing you only best movies for their summer sessions ideal for date nights and balmy evenings with the gang.

The BBQ Club

188 user reviews 4

One of London's best summer dining experiences, make for the South Bank this season as The BBQ Club returns for more DIY grilling action across six stunning plates of food.

Fulham Beach

294 user reviews 4

Escape the city this summer with a trip to Fulham Beach, giving you a taste of the tropics right by the Thames. This year, you'll get to explore their indoor jungle-themed pergola, two pop-up restaurants and bars, plenty of games, DJ nights and a jam-packed events calendar. 

You'll find these summer pop-ups in London; from Brixton to Camden. Expect some of the country's best DJs and impressive venues, boasting fabulous inside spaces and outdoor teraces.

Rande's Supper Clubs might be illusive, but they're worth the hunt. Head to an ever-changing venue – from a private house, a warehouse, to a distillery – and delight in four courses of challenging, intriguing Mexican food made from seasonal British ingredients.

  The Big London Bake

468 user reviews 5

@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

Ever watched The Great British Bake Off and thought: I can do better than that? Well, this fun summer pop-up in London can prove you right, as you and ten teams of two compete in the baking competition you've always dreamed of. 90 minutes, all the ingredients provided, a marquee and the crown of The Big London Bake up for grabs.

Bita Fallah Events

21 user reviews 5

For some of the best Persian food in London, head to Hornsey where Bita Fallah is throwing another stunning supper club. With a focus on delicious, seasonal cooking, you'll be treated to a herb frittata, almond chicken stew and a walnut and pineapple cake.

Alfred Le Roy

139 user reviews 5

Stretch out those sea legs and hop aboard the Alfred Le Roy this summer. The quirky canal boat experience has a number of unique events in store, including mini-voyages from just £10 a pop and cocktail packages that are sure to make for fun summer days out.