Jazz Clubs London

Do the likes of Louis Armstrong and Miles Davis get your toes tapping? Do you melt at the idea of a night spent lapping up live jazz in some of London's most gorgeous locations? Then let us help. From music festivals and jazz clubs to nights of music held in secret locations, check out our guide to the best places to find jazz in London. 

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Last updated on 14th November 2019




Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club

363 user reviews 5

Toulouse Lautrec is one charismatic place to catch some live jazz. An intimate brasserie and wine bar tucked away in Kennington, this place oozes with bohemian Parisian charm, hosting an eclectic range of music styles from jazz to swing, funk to soul. Check out their ever-changing line-up of special events; no two nights are the same here!

One of the best Jazz bars in London, Boisdale of Bishopsgate offers a stunning programme of jazz, soul and blues in the heart of the city. With delicious food and drink to boot, you can turn up for the music, but you'll probably find it quite hard to leave.

Old Street Records

481 user reviews 4

Cheap Date - 2 Pizzas and 2 Drinks for £19 and 1 other offer

The mix of EP launches, new bands and established acts at Old Street Records will probably grab your attention first, but there's also an intimate basement bar where things are a little more low-key. Head below street-level and settle in for intimate jazz nights with bespoke cocktails and authentic Italian pizzas for company.

Blues Kitchen Camden

19 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch!

Blues Kitchen Camden is a cool North London venue famous for both its live Blues and Jazz performances, as well as its wide Bourbon offering. Eat well, sample the many different types of bourbons and craft ales, and enjoy live music performances at one of the most talked about jazz venues in London.

Vintage Arts Asylum

26 user reviews 4

Not only is Vintage Arts Asylum bringing an eclectic soundtrack of live jazz music to east London, but the old school purveyors are also offering you the chance to learn swing dance. Whether you've got two left feet or know how to get down, this is one for you.

The Basement Shoreditch

13 user reviews 3

The Basement Shoreditch is a new live music bar in East London that showcases jazz performances and served expertly-crafted cocktails. Armed with an impressive arsenal of fruit, liqueurs and fiery spirits, the bartenders are capable of making every drink under the sun and promise to cater for every mood or taste you might have. Head down with your mates, grab a cocktail and enjoy all the mellow vibes this jazz bar has to offer.

Kansas Smitty's

155 user reviews 4

A juiced up joint in the heart of Broadway Market, Kansas Smitty's are providing classic jazz antics with a cosmopolitan twist. From roaring nights of live music and dancing thanks to guest musicians, to pepped up cocktails and giddy patrons, head down to Kansas Smitty's for an intimate experience in a truly bashful basement bar in the city. 

Business Express Lunch - 2 course £19.00 | 3 course £23

With dinner and jazz in London combined, you're looking at one of the plushest nights out in the city. Not only a heralded Italian restaurant in the heart of the city, Diciannove promise a unique selection of live jazz acts every Thursday night for pure, dining indulgence.