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.

Not found what you were after? Check out our private hire in London hub for even more options. 

Last edited by Izzah Kazi

Last updated on 7th June 2024




The Betjeman Arms

Kings Cross


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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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All Star Lanes Holborn

Holborn


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    40
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Just short stroll from Holborn station is All Star Lanes, an intimate bowling alley, restaurant and bar. Dark wood, crimson booths and low lighting give this venue a New York speakeasy feel, and with only…
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The Builders Arms Chelsea

Chelsea


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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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The Castle Tooting

Tooting


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    129
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One of Tootings oldest pubs, The Castle has been part of the Young’s estate since 1832 and has an exciting history; American film actor, director and producer, John Wayne is known for frequenting The…
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Ladybird Bar

Angel


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    30
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    90
Ladybird Bar & Club is an icon of Islington nightlife. It's been nearly a 2 decades fix as one of the longest-standing late cocktail bars in Angel. Always a step ahead with their cocktail creations…
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The Hat and Tun

City of London


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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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Patch East

City of London


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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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BrewDog Seven Dials

Covent Garden


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    60
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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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Swift Soho

Soho


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Located on Old Compton Street, Swift brings an elegant and grown-up cocktail offering, combined with the welcoming friendliness of a local bar. Taking inspiration from the European class of bar where a…
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Map Maison

Hackney


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    30
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    60
Welcome to MAP Maison - a cocktail lover’s paradise that also serves up a very special Tapas Style Afternoon Tea, Cocktail & Spirit Masterclasses, Take-Away Bottled Cocktails and Gift Vouchers.?Established…
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HOP Vietnamese

City of London


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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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The Hollywood Arms

Chelsea


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  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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Simmons Liverpool Street

Liverpool Street


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Simmons Liverpool Street is a kooky cocktail bar, a frisbee's throw away from Bishopsgate. Offering up respite from the slick streets of the city, punters can loosen their ties and dive into London's most…
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Bond St. Tea Rooms

Central London


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Blending contemporary details and classic wood-panelled interiors, Bond St. Tea Rooms sets itself apart with a twist on the traditional British afternoon tea. Begin your experience with a selection ofItalian…
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Bourne & Hollingsworth Bar

Fitzrovia


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The Story Bourne & Hollingsworth Bar is a creative underground cocktail den situated in the heart of Fitzrovia. Established in the spirit of excess, the bar is small but perfectly formed, servingup…
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Il Maremmano

Brixton


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If you're looking for a pretty space on the weekend to hire then you'll want to secure the entire bar at Il Maremmano. This Tuscan restaurant can be found in the heart of Brixton serving up Italian delights in a gorgeous, cosy, dining room space. Think rusted red walls fixed with retro-looking pin-up posters and plenty of shabby-chic tables. On the menu, you can expect to devour the likes of pizzettes topped with fresh buffalo mozzarella, salumi boards and gelato. 

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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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Vagabond Paddington

Paddington


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    100
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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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Matchbox

Shoreditch


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    50
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Matchbox is a cocktail bar that brings great drinks, live sports events and late-night dancing to its Shoreditch High Street digs. A big focus of the bar will of course be on the art of mixology, butthere…
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The Half Moon

Putney


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    120
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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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Hydrant

City of London


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    150
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Found at the foot of London Bridge and next to the Monument, The Hydrant is a City of London pub that pays homage to craft beer and classic boozing, including charming interiors with classic, British styling…
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The Northcote

Clapham


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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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The Derby

King's Cross


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Whether you're looking for a colourful rooftop for summer parties or stylish meeting room for a work conference, The Derby is simply perfect. Bag this one and you'll also get to take advantage of their fabulous in-house catering.

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The Leman Street Tavern

East London


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Welcome to East London’s most charming hidden gem on the edge of the city and only a short walk from London's creative and quirky hub - Shoreditch.  With Aldgate East station just a stone's throw away…
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Searcys At The Gherkin | Private Dining

Liverpool Street


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    100
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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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Hackney Brewery & High Hill Taproom

Walthamstow


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    250
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An established part of the London scene and the Blackhorse Beer Mile, Hackney Brewery & High Hill Taproom is a massive boozer available for all your private hire needs. Hosting up to 300 guests in the summertime, it's the perfect place to raise a pint to good times and great beer.

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Libreria

Brick Lane


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    40
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Liberia is London's most innovative and iconic new bookshop and cultural venue situated just off Brick Lane in the heart of the East End. The area has a rich multi-cultural heritage - Huguenot, Jewish…
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Four Quarters Peckham

Peckham


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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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Tank & Paddle Minster Court

City of London


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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 Elgin - Maida Vale

West London


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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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One Over The Ait

West London


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Boasting a prime location on Kew Bridge Road, One Over the Ait is a proper West London Gem. It's the perfect spot to eat, drink and enjoy live sports with a perfect view of the action from every table…
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The Three Compasses

Dalston


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When most pubs in Hackney have turned into gastro pubs or micro breweries, The Three Compasses have managed to stick to their roots as a proper East End boozer. No pretension, just amazing local craftbeers…
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Fourpure Taproom

Bermondsey


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Fourpure craft beer. So they built the ultimate taproom to serve it in. Somewhere they'd want to drink. Craving good beer? Look no further. Based in the heart of Bermondsey, at the start (or end) of the…
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The Hearth

Queen's Park


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A women-only co-working space filled with love, light and good vibes, The Hearth boasts a variety of thoughtfully designed rooms for venue hire. From The Library to The Lounge and The Meeting Room, there's a venue to suit any and all of your needs at this Westminister location.

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The Collab

Walthamstow


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    120
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When it comes to cheap venue hire in London, check out burger den The Collab. With a choice of the whole space or just half, these guys offer flexibility for up to 150 guests and a range of mouthwatering treats to boot, all washed down by their own craft beer too. 

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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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NYX Hotel London Holborn

Holborn


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    100
NYX Hotel London Holborn is Holborn’s newest hotel serving delicious food & creative drinks all day with live DJs at weekends. Choose from the ground-floor restaurant Midtown Bar & Dining, our…
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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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The Racketeer

Kings Cross


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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 Billiard Room at the Sanderson Hotel

West End


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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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BrewDog Soho

Soho


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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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Inamo Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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When restaurants make a quantum leap into the future London leads the way. Experiential tech-restaurants inamo, which have been trading with interactive table surface projections since 2008, have recently…
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All Star Lanes White City

Shepherd's Bush


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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 Little Yellow Door

Notting Hill


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    180
The Little Yellow Door is a quirky and colourful neighbourhood bar and restaurant based just off the iconic Portobello Road in Notting Hill.  Our flat has become a local hot spot for weekly house…
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Baranis

Embankment


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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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Lost Society Battersea

Clapham


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    40
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    80
The revival of an institution signals a renaissance of smart drinking, intimate service and roof raising DJs dishing out an upbeat selection to keep you dancing til’ 2am every weekend. Expect a sensory…
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Bobby Fitzpatrick

Hampstead


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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 Refinery New Street Square

Holborn


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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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Bar 161

Hackney


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Start planning that next party at Bar 161. Whether it's a birthday blowout, after-work drinks, or a romantic night out, they've got you covered for all sorts of events. Book out their main bar, which has a capacity for 100 guests for large events, or choose the karaoke function room for 30 of your closest pals to belt out epic tunes.

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The Nine Elms Tavern

Battersea


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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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The Axis

Bermondsey


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    100

If you're on the hunt for wallet-friendly venue hire for those celebratory weekends, look no further than The Axis. This Bermondsey party hub is touting a private space for up to 50 people, that's perfect for throwing some shapes and quaffing top-notch bevvies.

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Temper Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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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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TT Liquor

Shoreditch


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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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Forge, London

Central London


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    300
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    850
Forge is the perfect City escape for professionals who like to party. Located on Cornhill just moments from Bank, this is a bold venue that brings lively drinking, dining and dancing to the city. A striking…
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The Bull

Streatham


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    40
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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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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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All Bar One Waterloo

Waterloo


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    250
If you are looking for a stylish and sophisticated escape in a Central London location, All Bar One Waterloo is the place for you. Within easy reach of iconic landmarks like The London Eye and with Waterloo…
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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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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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The Leopard Room

Victoria


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    20
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    40
Set in the heart of London Victoria, just opposite Buckingham Palace's Royal Mews, The Leopard Room caters exclusively for private hire events. The sophisticated venue boasts a private entrance and facilities…
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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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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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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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Small Beer Brew Co

South London


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    140
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    170
Located in the heart of Bermondsey, Small Beer is the world’s first small beer brewery specialising in mid-strength beer. As well as being home to brewing innovation, The Small Beer Brewery also offers…
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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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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 Whippet Inn

Kensal Rise


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    50
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    70
Nestled in the heart of Kensal Green, The Whippet Inn is a gastropub that exudes fantastic vibes and serves exquisite food, complemented by a carefully curated selection of craft…
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