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 25th January 2022

Jive Party

13 user reviews 4

Jive Party is the brilliant event that teaches you how to boogie in the style of the 1930s dance. You'll find it at The Rivoli Ballroom, where they'll be hosting a beginners class, as well as live bands and DJs throughout the night.

Hidden Jazz Club

123 user reviews 5

Hidden Jazz Club is the unique underground offering =taking over The Vaults and Stone Nest to showcase some of the most impressive contemporary artists the genre has to offer, from MOBO award winners to the most exciting upcoming talents.

Events & Masterclasses

1 user review 4

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.

Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club

932 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.

Vintage Arts Asylum

33 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.


61 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.

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

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.


2 user reviews 4

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.