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 23rd June 2022


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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.

Events & Masterclasses

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If there's a place in London that knows everything about jazz, then it's The Perseverance. Located in Marylebone, this fabulous cocktail bar is showing some of the best live music and events in the West End.

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.

The Basement Shoreditch

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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.

Hidden Jazz Club

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Hidden Jazz Club offer up some of the hottest live music events around at their pop-ups across the world, focusing on local talent and authenticity. From Soho to Waterloo, these guys are bringing their smooth, bluesy tunes to a venue near you.

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.

Ricco Lounge Events

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Art deco vibes, cocktails that'll have you coming back for more and an impressive selection of live music performers are all up for grabs at Ricco Lounge. The swanky Kensington bar regularly welcomes singers for an intimate night of swing and jazz classics.

Vintage Arts Asylum

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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.


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Head over to Avenue every Thursday evening where their Gin & Jazz nights bring you a stunning early start to the weekend. Tuck into some delicious seasonal plates, washed down with hand-crafted cocktails and a soundtrack of sublime jazz tunes.

SpiceJazz Soho

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Head on over to SpiceJazz Soho for a range of top-notch music events at The Spice of Life pub. Not only do they offer some of the best shows from first-class jazz performers, but they also serve a range of delicious and bespoke drinks. Need we say more?

Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club

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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.

The Four Thieves

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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.

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.