Affordable Weekend Venue Hire

There are plenty of venues worth checking out when it comes to your event, but not all of them will be available on the weekend. With that in mind, we've put together this helpful list of affordable weekend venue hire options, ranging from central London venues to quirky off-kilter hangouts, perfect for any manner of private hire function. Take a look, then enquire with us online for more information and booking.

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Last updated on 28th June 2022




The Racketeer

Kings Cross


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    70
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    120
In Victorian times, gentlefolk often fell prey to pickpockets whose accomplices would distract victims by causing a racket in the street – hence the name for the latest reboot of this 1840s boozer (formerly…
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The Builders Arms

Chelsea


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    10
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    30
The Builders Arms in Chelsea is a quirky, yet traditional gastro-pub located in the heart of one of London’s nicest neighbourhoods. Situated nearby to the hustle bustle of King’s Road, this Chelsea…
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BrewDog Soho

Soho


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    0
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    80
Soho plays the next host to the almighty craft beer network of hounds that are taking London. BrewDog have launched their first central London watering hole, complete so Soho’s night revelers can get…
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All Star Lanes Stratford

Stratford


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    30
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    65
Escape the crowds at the Westfield Stratford City shopping centre and head for some bowling action at All Star Lanes! This venue was inspired by the West Coast of America so it's bigger and brighter than…
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Small Beer Brew Co

South London


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    140
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    170
Located in the heart of Bermondsey, Small Beer Brew Co. is the world’s first small beer brewery, specialising in brewing classic beer styles below 2.8%. As well as being home to brewing innovation,The…
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Rehab

Hackney


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    50
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    90
Rehab is a beautifully intimate bar on the corner of Hackney's newest hot spot, Well Street Market. This stylish, spacious and extremely versatile venue is perfect for hosting drinks receptions, private…
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The Barrel Project

Bermondsey


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    100
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    50
The Barrel Project is a hybrid taproom, blendery, and conditioning space for the London Beer Factory. Located on the famous Bermondsey Beer Mile, The Barrel Project is nestled under an old rail archway…
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Matchbox

Shoreditch


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    50
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    150
Matchbox is a new cocktail bar that brings great drinks, street food platters and late-night dancing to its Shoreditch High Street digs. A big focus of the restaurant will of course be on the art ofmixology…
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The Chapel Bar

Islington


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Looking for a few antics in Angel? Or simply bursting for a charming brimming with cracking cocktails and darling spaces? The Chapel Bar is the destination for you. Tucked away on Penton Street in Angel…
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The Hat and Tun

City of London


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    70
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    100
The Hat and Tun, Farringdon, is beautifully decorated with a theme that crosses the border of country club and manor house sitting room, with leather arm chairs, wood panelling, taxidermy and a welcoming…
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The Skylark Café

Wandsworth


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    50
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    100
Looking for a Summer lunch or event venue? we cater for both big or small get-togethers... Located in the heart of beautiful Wandsworth Common, The Skylark Café is surrounded by 170 acres of beautiful…
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HOP Vietnamese

City of London


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    60
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    120
HộP Vietnamese, on the ground floor of the iconic Cheesegrater building, is the perfect place for your party, get together or casual afterwork quickie. Offering a range of beer (IPA, London Lager, Asahi…
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Well Street Pizza

Hackney


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Based in the heart of Hackney, East London, Well Street Pizza specialises in traditional Neapolitan-style pizza, wood fired in their custom-built oven, plus delicious cocktails, wine and craft beer. Serving…
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Nutbourne

Battersea


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    60
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    100
Named after the family farm, Nutbourne opened in Battersea in September 2016 and is the third restaurant for the Gladwin brothers. The restaurateurs - who already own The Shed in Notting Hill and Rabbit…
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The Prince Albert

Battersea


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    50
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    80
Just across from the beautiful Battersea Park and one minute from the river, the prominent Prince Albert is a stylish pub with a cosy interior and a great garden for summer sipping or winter snuggles.The…
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Black Rock

Shoreditch


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    34
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    0
Since first opening it's doors in March 2016, Black Rock has firmly established a reputation as on of the go to bars for whisky in the UK. The Black Rock centre-piece is an 18ft, 185-year old oak tree…
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Scoff & Banter Oxford Street

Central London


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    56
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    100
Scoff & Banter Tea Rooms celebrates that quintessential British time-honoured tradition of afternoon tea. Tucked away just off Oxford Street, you’ll find a cosy little retreat serving the very best…
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El Garito Hackney

Hackney


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    50
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    50
El Garito is a little neighbourhood joint specialising in amazing cocktails, good vibes and live music. They offer a small selection of Spanish snacks, such as olives, pan con tomate and charcuterie.However…
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Bar&Co

Embankment


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    0
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    120
Ever fancied partying the night away aboard a floating bar moored on the Thames? Bar & Co is a hidden gem close to Holborn and Temple, offering up stunning views of landmarks like the London Eye, Oxo…
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BrewDog Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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BrewDog Shoreditch located on Bethnal Green Road in the trendy heart of London and a stone's throw from Brick Lane. With craft beer the main attraction, BrewDog offer their own specially brewed beersas…
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Inamo Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    68
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    110
When restaurants make a quantum leap into the future London leads the way. At inamo Covent Garden, guests use sleek tablets to place their orders, and can then interact with the striking interactive tabletop…
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The Dixon Hotel

East London


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    120
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    120
Dixon hotel is a new Autograph Collection hotel in the trendy Bermondsey area, just south from Tower Bridge. Built as a magistrates court and police station in 1905, now a modern lifestyle hotel haskept…
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Room 43

Clapham


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    45
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    90
This trendy neighbourhood cocktail bar in Lavender Hill is set to become your new favourite hangout. The Battersea-based bar combines good beer, excellent food and an eclectic entertainment schedule to…
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The Jugged Hare

City of London


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    50
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    75
The Jugged Hare is a fantastic British gastro pub for a lunch, dinner or drinks in London. Situated next to the Barbican Centre on the corner of Chiswell Street and Silk Street in the City of London, the…
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Vagabond Paddington

Paddington


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    100
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    220
Vagabond have brought their unique interactive wine experience to the heart of Paddington Central. This area, on the banks of the Grand Union Canal is fast becoming one of London's hottest food and drinks…
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Martello Hall

Hackney


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    200
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    400
Moving into a classic East-End pub on Mare Street, Martello Hall has transformed the old victorian building into a decadent and louche cocktail bar-cum-restaurant in Hackney over three floors.  Martello…
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HUCKSTER

Paddington


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    120
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    200
HUCKSTER is a multi-level 5,000-square-foot club-bar incorporating street food from across the world, and showcases a unique convergence of world-class mixology and Street and graffiti art. Head downto…
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Coin Laundry

Clerkenwell


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    70
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    150
Capturing the real essence of retro, Coin Laundry successfully creates an old-school ambience with a strong emphasis on the seventies. Nestled in Exmouth Market, this swinging saloon complete with kitsch…
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The Northcote

Clapham


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    30
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    50
Located just up the road from Clapham Common, The Northcote is a leading South London pub with its finger in many pies. From its wide pool of boozy options, to hearty pub grub via lively quiz nights and…
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Simmons King's Cross

Central London


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    66
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    110
Best Happy Hour 2016/2017- DesignMyNight Awards Simmons offers a little something extra from your run of the mill London bars. It has got the nostalgic kitschy interior design down to a tee, with thebright…
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The Elgin - Maida Vale

West London


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    50
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    130
Serving food from breakfast to dinner, The Elgin will become your favourite local and your very own home-from-home. With an emphasis on the word 'local', all food is locally produced and all our draught…
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The White Swan

Holborn


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    52
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    150
The White Swan is a homely pub and dining room on Fetter Lane, close to Chancery Lane underground station. Comprised of a ground floor main room, an intimate mezzanine and a first floor dining room, this…
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Coupette

Bethnal Green


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    48
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    68
Inspired by France, but proudly London, Coupette offers high quality, great value drinks that are expertly made and simply served. Coupette was established in June 2017 as a creative outlet for a huge…
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Patch St. Paul's

St Pauls


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    150
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    350
Patch St. Paul's is a combination of cool cocktail bar and contemporary club, set over two floors and located by the iconic St Paul's Cathedral. The bar specialises in group bookings and happy hour with…
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Patch East

City of London


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    125
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    180
Shoreditch style cocktail bar with outlandish and flamboyant design, bespoke cocktails, eclectic food fare and most importantly the most fun staff anywhere in London. Patch East boasts several uniqueareas…
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Searcys At The Gherkin | Private Dining

Liverpool Street


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    100
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    130
WHERE A TASTE OF THE HIGH-LIFE AWAITS There are few spots on the London landscape as striking as Searcys at The Gherkin, where a taste of the high-life awaits. Pair high-end design with vintage cuvees…
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Tank & Paddle Minster Court

City of London


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    0
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    620
Brace yourself for epic handmade pizzas, craft beers and out of this world mac ‘n’ cheese. This winter, the Tank & Paddle bar is about to become your new city destination. Loosen your tie, kick…
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The George - Hippo Inns

East London


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    30
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    50
The George is the old and new, the then and now. Where social barriers are broken down, everyone is very friendly, ladies are looked after and blokes are gents. The George opened in 1865 and was rebuilt…
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Simmons Fitzrovia

Fitzrovia


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    101
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    200
Champions in cocktail craft, a fun-time atmosphere and cool little quirks, Simmons Fitzrovia is sure to please! You can expect the traditional eclectic innards with a glittering skull mirrorball suspended…
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All Bar One Waterloo

Waterloo


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    0
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    250
Within easy reach of iconic landmarks like The London Eye and with Waterloo station on their doorstep, All Bar One Waterloo is the ideal location for your next private event or corporate booking.  Celebrate…
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The Refinery New Street Square

Holborn


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    100
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    250
Tucked between Fleet Street and Chancery Lane, The Refinery New Street Square boasts a gorgeous al fresco terrace expanding onto the main square - perfect for fresh Summer lunches & evening drinksgatherings…
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One Over The Ait

West London


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    60
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    100
A truly striking pub perched on the Thames, One Over the Ait is lively place to eat and drink in Brentford. Stroll through the pillarbox red doors for a fine dining menu, Fuller’s outstanding cask ales…
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The Bull

Streatham


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    50
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    100
A classic pub with a modern, contemporary edge, The Bull is a Young's pub in Streatham with a beer garden, booze and burgers on its side. A lush location just South of the city, The Bull is a humble space…
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The Half Moon

Putney


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    120
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    200
The famous Half Moon in Putney is a long established and respected live music pub and food house. The venue has been recently renovated in keeping with the traditional style with a vast drink and food…
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The Otherist

Liverpool Street


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    0
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    220
Found next to Liverpool Street, The Otherist from Drake and Morgan is a top City spot for relaxed drinks, smart working lunches and more. The Otherist brings a touch of glamour to the City´s drinking…
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Balans Kensington

Kensington


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    80
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    80
Balans serves all day classics & modern comfort food, alongside a stellar cocktail and drinks list. A fabulously easy place to have a good time since it first opened in 1987 on Old Compton Street.Balans…
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Four Quarters Peckham

Peckham


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    30
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    50
Situated on Peckham’s bustling Rye Lane, Four Quarters opened its doors in June 2014 and quickly established itself as one of the area’s best-loved venues and London’s first arcade bar. Alongside…
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The Hollywood Arms

Chelsea


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    60
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    100
  Located in the heart of Chelsea, The Hollywood Arms is a luxurious bar and restaurant with a beautiful interior, serving premium drinks and fresh British food. A classy gastropub with elegant flamingo…
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Unwined In Tooting

Tooting


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    0
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    0
After years of popping up all over London, wine pop-up A Grape Night In have found a home in the iconic 1930's Tooting Market. Unwined offers a unique selection of quirky wines from around the world,hand…
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Lockhouse

Paddington


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    250
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    300
Overlooking the Grand Union Canal in Paddington Basin, Lockhouse is a melting pot of uber-modern style with urban, vintage charm, offering an iconic and unique backdrop. Serving an authentic mix of classic…
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Notes Bank

City of London


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    50
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    120
Notes Bank is ideally located on the pedestrianized street of Angel Court between Bank & Moorgate Station.  By day they're a relaxed cafe setting offering the best single origin coffee beans always…
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BrewDog Seven Dials

Covent Garden


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    0
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    100
BrewDog Seven Dials opened its doors in 2018 and is three floors of beer heaven.   Overlooking the iconic Palace Theatre, BrewDog Seven Dials on Cambridge Circus is a bustling venue with two deli fridges…
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All Star Lanes White City

Shepherd's Bush


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    0
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    400
Craving some of that Miami heat and style, but lost in the urban jungle of London? All Star Lanes have come through to bridge the gap with their luxurious venue in White City. With lush décor, guests…
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The Betjeman Arms

Kings Cross


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    50
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    100
The Betjeman Arms pub, also know as the pub of St Pancras, is located on the first floor of the impressive Grade 1 listed St Pancras station. With refreshing craft beers, top-notch real ales and the finest…
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Simmons Liverpool Street

Liverpool Street


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    74
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    130
The 7th Simmons drinking den, based in a two-storey venue located just off Bishopsgate, Simmons Liverpool Street is a wondrous and kooky location for late nights and cocktails combined. Renowned for their…
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Barge East

Hackney


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    100
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    150
Moored on the River Lee in Hackney Wick, the historic 118 year old Dutch barge has been breathtakingly transformed from its former life as a cargo barge in Holland into a truly stunning floating restaurant…
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Fourpure Taproom

Bermondsey


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    120
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    120
Fourpure's industrial style taproom is nestled within their brewery site in Bermondsey, South East London. As you journey into the taproom through their first class departure lounge, your first view will…
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The Nine Elms Tavern

Battersea


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    50
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    200
Resting on the banks of the River Thames, The Nine Elms Tavern is a sleek, modern pub that marries delicious drinks and dishes with stunning views of the city. With a distinctive, rustic character running…
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Smith's Bar & Grill

Paddington


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    220
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    400
Just take a quick walk from Paddington Tube station and you will come across Smith's Restaurant & Bar overlooking the Grand Union canal in the heart of London. Smith's delivers a delectable selection…
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Baranis

Embankment


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    0
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    120
Baranis and Cigalon is an upstairs, downstairs affair with a French accent. Baranis is the cocktail bar (located in the basement), and Cigalon is the restaurant located next door on the upper floor. At…
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Cocotte Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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    60
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    80
Cocotte is a farm-to-table chicken rotisserie offering healthy, delicious homemade dishes. They pride themselves in partnering with top quality and organic producers. From their 24h marinated and spitroasted…
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The Black Dog

Vauxhall


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    0
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    0
Regional winner of the Morning Advertiser's 2011 Great British Pub Awards and runner-up as 'best place to drink in the UK' in the Observer's 2010 Food Monthly Awards, The Black Dog has become a celebrated…
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Hop Kingdom

Southwark


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    50
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    120
Hop Kingdom is a truly unique event space in the heart of London.  Located under two interconnected railway archways, 5 minutes from London Bridge station, Hop Kingdom is a uniquely exciting, flexible…
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TT Liquor

Shoreditch


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    95
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    120
LIQUOR STORE, CELLAR BAR, ROOF TERRACE, COCKTAIL MAKING CLASSES, TASTING EXPERIENCES, POP UP & PRIVATE DINING AND TT CINEMA  Welcome to TT Liquor, a multi-faceted establishment for all things related…
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Bobby Fitzpatrick

Hampstead


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    0
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    75
Have a drink, enjoy yourself.  Bobby Fitzpatrick is a new cocktail bar and pizza place in West Hampstead. Pop round to Bobby's for a slushy pina colada, a rum cocktail or a pepperoni pizza. Bobby's is…
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The Billiard Room at the Sanderson Hotel

West End


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    50
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    80
The Billiard Room at the Sanderson Hotel, located close to Oxford Circus, is not a place you'll easily forget. It has statement-making 1950's stained glass, designed by one of the top British artists of…
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Temper Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    50
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    70
This is the third temper restaurant, located in Covent Garden on Mercer Walk. Like its sister restaurants in Soho and City, temper Covent Garden features an open grill where chefs cook ethically-sourced…
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The Leopard Bar

Victoria


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    30
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    36
2022 - The Leopard Bar remains temporarily closed however guests are welcome to enjoy Leopard Bar experiences in the New York Bar  ------------------------------------------------------------------For…
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Ping Pong Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    130
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    250
Ping Pong is a contemporary and lively restaurant in the heart of Covent Garden serving up a hearty selection of dim sum, cocktails and Chinese teas. As well as the 30 Seated capacity Private Dining Room…
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The Little Yellow Door

Notting Hill


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    70
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    180
The Little Yellow Door  "It was their vision of the perfect house party; a place where people could meet in an unpretentious environment; and have whatever party they wanted, from chilling in the corner…
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The Soda Room

City of London


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    0
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    150
Head downstairs at The Botanist and dance the night away at Soda Room. The club and cocktail lounge will be mixing up cocktails and tunes, Monday –Friday from 5pm to late and will play host to a range…
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