Relieve your rebellious school years with a trip to the fittingly named The Schoolhouse, where nostalgia reigns supreme throughout its interiors and its menu. Grab an after-school tipple from their extensive beer, cider and cocktails list.
Cocktails and Cake in London
Did somebody say Cuptail? Or was it Caketail? Either way the craze that is cocktails and cake is bringing something sensuously sweet to London's cool city air. Whether it is pudding themed cocktails, a twist on the civilised (or soon not to be) Afternoon Tea trend or just a place where you can enjoy the best of both worlds – a cheeky slice of cake and a delicious cocktail, we've got it all. The cake invasion is truly upon us and it's about time we knew were to get our sugary alcoholic fix! Check out our hand selected list of cocktails and cake bars in London for your enjoyment.
One of the best afternoon teas in London, this gorgeous South African offering from Victoria's Bbar is brings together the two big C's - cocktails and cake - in gorgeous form - get ready for scones, bunny chows and signature serves.
Top chef Dorian Picard is here to bring the most decadent of dessert plates, ladies and gentleman, so save your stomachs for stars such as the Chocolatine, consisting of white chocolate and mint foam, almond and cumin crunch, dulcey chocolate mousse and manajri chocolate. Add to this the promise of the tastiest tipples, provided by Blyly Tran of Prescription Cocktail Club, and you have a haven of luxurious indulgence.
From the savoury to the sweet, this Bloomsbury restaurant is the perfect place for a spot of afternoon tea. Sit back and relax after a day of shopping in the West End or down High Street Kensington, and raise a glass in this fabulous hotspot.
Swanky and indulgent, there's a cocktail and cake event in London that's shaping up to be delicious. Brought to you by Map Maison, not only is it hailed as chic thanks to interesting sweet and savoury choices, there's experimental cocktails to boot.
Screw eating cake, Be at One are serious about one thing and one thing only - drinking. But that doesn't mean you can't indulge! On the contrary, this bar is bursting with a cornucopia of sweetly themed cocktails to lift your spirits. Get your after work aperitif with the their Blueberry Muffin, Strawberry shortcake or Maple margarita concoctions. There's even a Truffle or Treacle cocktail option too! Suits you, Sir.
With an abundance of honey, cinnamon, apple, ginger and berry infused cocktails, this restaurant come bar will dazzle you with their seasonal collection of cocktails. Taste the Autumn Ramble and Honey & Spice creations for The Fable's authentic cake-take on cocktail making. Swill down these subtly dessert inspired drinks in the comfort of the bars ethereal setting.
The Sanderson Hotel invites you to explore the fascinating world of the Mad Hatter's Tea Party. Discover a wonderland of extravagance with playfully decorated cakes in a captivating mystical setting. Even though this tea party doesn't have the same calibre of imaginative cocktails, for the experience alone this is definitely worth a visit.
With gorgeous views across the Thames, there's no better place to indulge in cake and cocktail in London. Whether it's just ordering dessert or going all out on the afternoon tea, there's numerous ways to get your fill of booze and bakes.