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.
Last updated on 1st August 2016
This place is a chameleon for all things drinking, dancing and doing. Serving up a vareity of Afternoon Teas, you can choose for the boozy option (obviously) and even order in jugs of candy cocktails like the sherbet one for some lip-smacking refreshment. Partner all of this with the quirky, cool setting where you can enjoy various random activities or even venture downstairs for a good old dance (after a jug or two).
London's cocktail and cake scene is ever growing, and we have our myriad of afternoon teas to thank it would seem. Join Reform Social & Grill for theirs as they tantalise any and all tastebuds with a roster of sweet notes alongside a unique selection of cocktails.
One of the most unique ways to enjoy cake and cocktails in London, Little Nan's is the most quaint and quirky adventure around. Not only can you indulge in their kitsch pop-up space, there's teapot cocktails, themed drinks and delightful sweet bites for all.
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.
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.
If you've so aptly decided that the only way to enjoy stunning cocktails and cake in London is atop the roof, there's one name that would have to agree. Join the stunning Roof Gardens as their Afternoon Tea offers out sweet cake treats and savoury bites alongside teapot cocktails aplenty.
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.
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.