Jazz Clubs And Events In 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 27th September 2022

Vintage Arts Asylum

34 user reviews 4

Taking you back to the golden era of jazz, Vintage Arts Asylum is going beyond your average live music night in London. The swinging specialists will showing you the steps to classic dances for you and your friends to practice with a live band.

Be taken back to 1930s Paris with Benoit Viellefon's classy roster of events over at iconic jazz hub Ronnie Scotts. Expect groovy gypsy swing, including plenty of Django Reinhardt classics, romantic French tunes and more, all played to perfection by their live band.

28-50 By Night

1 user review 4

After a fabulous jazz club? Then look no further than 28-50 By Night in Marylebone. Expect a 1920s-themed experience with live music rings through the venue each night, with music 'til the AM. If you're hungry, they offer late dining until 1am, with tasty eats from burrata to scallops.

The Basement Shoreditch

14 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.

The Four Thieves

22 user reviews 5

What better way to spend a Sunday than by listening to a load of live jazz over in Battersea? The Four Thieves makes sure you're well looked after, offering up sumptuous Sunday roasts, magnificent bloody marys and banging tunes to boot.

Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club

1156 user reviews 5

One of the best jazz clubs in London, Toulouse Lautrec is the Elephant and Castle hideaway for music and culture lovers across the city. Head over to the Newington Butts venue for the chance to catch live bands, cabaret or take part in some quirky life drawing sessions.

Live piano bar, restaurant and event space Fidelio Cafe is one of the best around for jazz. Think lineups of top musicians at the Farringdon spot, alongside brunch in the cafe and private hire options if you're looking to host something special.


101 user reviews 5

If you're searching for some of the best jazz events, then look no further than Kindred. Located in stunning Hammersmith, their live lounge boasts some of the West End's best performers, with range of cocktails and bubbles.

With a focus on jazz tunes and soulful versions of pop songs, QT is a cool club that's bound to impress. Expect West End stars and famous instrumentalists accompanied by stunning vocals, all while you sip cocktails and take in the plush space within the Middle Eight hotel.