25th Birthday Party In London

There isn't a stone that hasn't been unturned in our quest to find the best ways to celebrate your 25th birthday in London. Read on to discover our little treasure trove of things to try, including private boat parties, live music caverns of cool, homely gastropubs and of course no shortage of buoyant late-night spots for you to get those hands in the air.

Last updated on 24th August 2020




Beast of Brixton

359 user reviews 5

The Beast of Brixton is the perfect destination for your 25th Birthday party, mixing cool décor, great drinks and an out-of-control party playlist. Known for their delicious street food and amazing Sunday roast, this hidden gem in Brixton is gaining a reputation for keeping the party alive across its two floors, so whether you want a sit down meal or to dance the night away, this is your destination.

So you're 25. What next? Why not jump right into this nostalgia fest, as Ballie Ballerson delivers you bottomless prosecco, unlimited pizza and one million balls for you pleasure, or the midweek sessions are all about retro sweeties and cocktails.

The Trafalgar Arms

384 user reviews 4

Free round of Guinness on us!

The Trafalgar Arms is a home-from-home just minutes away from Tooting Broadway. A grand space which remains warm and welcoming, there's an inviting feel to this classic gastropub. The team here thrive on hosting bespoke birthday events - it's what gets them out of bed in the morning. Whether you're just looking for a few drinks with your mates, a casual party with bubbly and canapes or a sit-down meal in one of their stunning dining spaces, this pub has it all.

@ Forbidden Nights @ Infernos on Saturday 19th September 2020 and 10 other Saturdays

Forbidden Nights is London's hottest male variety show, bringing an all-star lineup of skilled performers picked from around the UK to the stage. Guaranteed to get you and your girls a little hot under the collar, this is a sexy yet fun night out where you'll be dazzled by performers including a Channing Tatum lookalike and an X-Factor finalist.

Beduin Bar

15 user reviews 4

Celebrate your birthday in style in this hot Moroccan venue. With colourful lanterns, red hues, cushions and patterned silver table tops, immerse yourself in a new land without setting foot outside of London. Get your tall orders with these zesty cocktails or choose from an extensive wine list for a classy evening of sophisticated drinking. 

@Bar

27 user reviews 4

For a 25th birthday with an exotic edge head to @Bar where you can enjoy fruity cocktails and pan-Asian style food, before hitting the dance floor in style amongst Clapham's partiers. With a late license on weekend nights, banging tunes set in chic bar, @Bar has everything you need for a fun birthday party in London. For something different try their cocktail masterclasses for 90 minutes of fun instruction creating your favourite 2 cocktails. 

All Star Lanes Brick Lane

21 user reviews 4

Looking for a fun-filled 25th that features bowling, karaoke, food and drinks? Located on Brick Lane in the heart of Shoreditch, let your American alter ego run free while you rack up the strikes on one of their six lanes. From there you could head for a sing-song, or settle down in the restaurant where hearty burgers are best matched with chilli cheese fries. The bar area offers something pretty special too, with all your favourite tipples alongside unique drinks for good measure - who's for a candyfloss cocktail?

Blues Kitchen Camden

20 user reviews 4

£5 Wednesday Cocktails and 3 other offers

A versatile spot that ticks every box of cool, Blues Kitchen Camden is an ideal party space at which to celebrate a 25th birthday - whether you fancy necking something from their extensive collection of Bourbons, or catching a live music performance before partying the night away at one of their vintage rock and roll club nights - this is the place to celebrate a 25th birthday in London.

Knock back a tipple or two of the finest Tequila this side of the Pacific. With a flavourful array of chirpy margaritas on show, order up by the round for you and your pals and slurp up the essence of Mehhico! Overlooking one of the prized greenery gables in London, Terrace Bar is a Hispanic retreat perfect for the odd birthday pre-drink (or even the god forsaken line of slammers). Lime wedge at the ready!

Meat People

148 user reviews 4

Celebrate your 25th birthday in style this year at Meat People in Angel. Beautifully decorated with colourful furniture and with wood panelled walls, the talented chefs and wonderful mixologists promise to serve up a treat. With an arsenal of fruits and spices, the bartenders use a selection of international spirits to create a number of brilliant cocktails. To complete the package, the chefs deliver brilliant dishes made using the finest cuts of meat. Mouth-watering by nature, why not make this your next birthday venue?

The Star of Bethnal Green

263 user reviews 4

An old fashioned local with shed loads of character and one hella friendly atmosphere. Big birthday blowouts are not the one anymore, it's all about chillin' in a pub with your mates and a pint or glass of vino in hand. Tuck into The Star of Bethnal Green's weekly activities including quiz nights, DJ sets, disco dancing and (of course) karaoke. Cameras at the ready, this 25th will be a boozy one. 

Baranis

273 user reviews 5

An ever popular choice for 25th birthday celebrations in London, this chic cocktail bar gives you a taste of Southern France without any need to leave the city. With a Provence inspired cocktail menu and the UK's only indoor petanque court, this is a good London cocktail bar to celebrate your 25th birthday in style. 

Old Street Records

590 user reviews 4

Happy Hour!

Like the sound live music, pizzas and cocktails to celebrate your bday? Old Street Records offers all this in one of the coolest spaces in the whole of east London. Head along and start the celebrations with a couple of their bespoke drinks, with everything from EP launches, new bands and established acts to look forward to as the evening progresses. Intimate jazz nights and low-key DJ sets are usually held in the secret basement bar, if that's more your thing!

Trailer Happiness

18 user reviews 4

Slip under the radar and discover this tiki basement den of rum cocktails and Dim Sum on Portobello Road. Bedecked with an off-beat and quirky décor, Trailer Happiness serves wildly popular drinks like the Banzai '45 and the must-try Dia De Los Muertos in a friendly and personal environment. There's delightful Asian cuisine if you fancy a bite, and DJs to play a feel-good spread of tunes later in the week.

Casa Blue

13 user reviews 3

Casa Blue offers a lively fun time atmosphere for your 25th birthday in London. This cool and quirky Shoreditch bar features a Saharan bazaar style bar room with hanging lanterns and cocktails that are as potent as they are delicious. The tasty meze and grilled treats are perfect party sharers too, so add some spice to your 25th at Casa Blue in East London.

Home of all kinds of creative libations in the heart of Canary Wharf, Smollensky's is the place to be for cocktails in this iconic part of the city. Bartenders give old school classics a fresh lease of life, there's plenty of new found favourites and a plentiful range of wines, spirits, bubbly and beer to consider, too. There's a large outdoor terrace if you're partying in the summer.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

188 user reviews 5

If you've got the search party hunting for something incredibly fun - but a little bit different – this is you all over. It's probably easiest to think of Sounds Familiar as a disco in a pub quiz format, except there's no mundane trivia and the focus is instead on identifying songs and the artists responsible. A wildly fun night where you'll likely end up on the tables, arms around a stranger, belting out the words to one power ballad after another.

The Candlelight Club

24 user reviews 5

Tracking down that perfect prohibition party was no easy feat, until the Candlelight Club came striding into the spotlight. They'll keep their cards close to their chest right up until the day of the event, but we're free to tell you that you can expect bespoke cocktails, vintage DJ sets and live jazz music in a buzzing venue lit entirely by candles. Vibes are chilled but dress codes are strict; don't forget your twenties best!

Make your 25th milestone a night to remember at Shoreditch's Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes bar. Cool and artistic, portraying ever-shifting interiors including an old-school American kitchen theme, this bar/art piece is always revolutionary and rebellious in design and is complemented by fascinating art exhibitions and creative events. Its Basement Bar plays host to a diverse throng of DJs and live acts, spinning out space disco and funk to acoustic tones in order to suit every birthday.

Smash Wimbledon

449 user reviews 4

Fancy a trip to Marrakech for your 25th? Well... we can't help you there actually - but we've got the next best thing! Head to Smash Wimbledon and transport your winter evening into a warm Arabian night. With vibrant wall-art and luxurious cushion sofas, you'd be forgiven for thinking that you were in the heart of Morocco when visiting this bar. Hit the bar to find delectable exotic cocktails at pocket prices - punchy concoctions start off at just £6.45! 

Aquum

172 user reviews 4

Birthday Package (Weekend) and 4 other offers

It's okay lads and ladies, the big three oh is miles away - so celebrate how young you are in the swankiest club south of the river, with three pulsing rooms to choose from. Get down and dirty in the basement bar, drop it like it's hot in the main terrace or have a classy catch up in the split level VIP lounge. Either way, you're sure to have a wild time with regular burlesque performances and fire eating for a thoroughly entertaining night out.

The Piano Works Farringdon

1247 user reviews 4

Winehouse Wednesday: 7pm til close every Wendesday and 5 other offers

25th birthdays are for drinking, dancing and living it up with your best mates. You'll want somewhere that has all the makings of a sophisticated night out paired with the endless fun you had at concerts in your late teens. Enter The Piano Works and you'll never look back. Request the songs you want to hear all night long, to have them played by the dual piano led band. One of a kind.

Barrio Angel

64 user reviews 4

Celebrate your 25th birthday in London, Latin style, at Barrio North. Make the most of the great happy hours, enjoy some glorious tapas food and party hard until the early hours. The intimate booths and alcoves are perfect for medium sized parties, and you can also book entire areas - should your party size require it.

Oddbins Events

1 user review 5

Private Hire Special

The team at Oddbins are dominating the specialist tasting events sphere one party at a time. If you're looking for something to do for your 25th birthday party in London that's both a bit more refined to your clubbing days but also fun, then let Oddbins sort you out with a bespoke party package of a tasting of your choice, be it: wine, beer, spirits or even whiskey!

@ Bar Rumba on Various dates from Thursday 1st October 2020

For a birthday night out with a difference in London then take advantage of the fun-time packages available for the Comedy Carnival. A night at Bar Rumba or The Clapham Grand involves a solid 2 hours of laugh-a-minute with world class comedians, then you'll head to the dance floor for 5 hours of your fave pop, disco and club classics. With several different packages that provide for different sized groups and include various goodies depending on your choice, including; drinks, sharing food platters and club entry.

1920 Bar

30 user reviews 4

This trendy Clerkenwell party bar is truly flexible, offering a number of private hire packages. Guests can privately hire the stylish ground floor, the plush basement bar or go all out and book both. Each room has its own bar and everything in place for a DJ to come and play some tunes. With a licence that can be extended to 1.30am and a long list of very affordable cocktails, 1920 is a great candidate for a 25th.

Creative, vibrant and bursting with colour; Christabel's are renowned for their striking pop-up experiences. Coming at us from a secret location overlooking the Regent's Canal, past immersive drinking and dining experiences have included anything from Mad Hatters brunches to edible playgrounds and botanical speakeasies. Quite simply one of the most innovative pop-up concepts in town.

Top Secret Comedy Club

229 user reviews 5

So the Top Secret Comedy Club are probably going to be quite mad that we're shouting about them from the rooftops. But when a comedy show this funny pops on to our radar, we felt like we had no option. Come for a rib-tickling birthday celebration, with cheap drinks and an amazing end of the week atmosphere to boot.

Flight Club

466 user reviews 5

This is how The Flight Club do brunch. It's time you joined the craze and discovered how much darts can really be. This will be a special prosecco fuelled, mile high pizza party like never before where you get two hours of drinking, darting and being a general don to play with. Assemble your London birthday party team - TO FLIGHT CLUB in Shoreditch and Bloomsbury. 25 never looked so good. 

The Bat And Ball

591 user reviews 4

The Bat and Ball in Stratford is a great place for a private affair or just an overall good time for a birthday. Reserve a room, the Ping Pong Parlour, for you and guests to rally until the night comes to an end. Or just reserve a table for the Games Hall and Venue for competitive edge with friends and other bar goers. 

The Wall is a versatile space for a birthday party, with a focus on quality food, drinks and service inspired by the New York cafe-cum-diner scene. It's a branch of the House of Vans collective, with influences from both sides of the Atlantic, and would suit those looking for a memorable party held from a unique space in the heart of London.

50% Off Mondays and 1 other offer

The 25th is the biggest one you're going to have in a while so you know you've got to make it a good one! Salvador & Amanda Bloomsbury has everything you could want in a big birthday bash. With great happy hours, DJs Thursday, Friday and  Saturday you've got plenty of choices of days for your big night out, and with everyday a different theme the spontaneity doesn't end.

The Courtesan

230 user reviews 4

Start your 25th birthday night out in the decadent style of the Empire of China in Brixton's hidden gem, The Courtesan. Feast on some traditional sharing-style dim sum plates, which are renewed with modern and worldly ingredients, before working your way through their elegant but lethal 'Liquid Seduction' menu of tea-based cocktails. Best of all, the central location of The Courtesan means you won't have to head far for your 25th birthday in London. 

Little Nan has become something of a household gem in the cocktail industry as of late. Specialising in whimsical mixed drinks, English charm and elegant etiquette in all of her endeavours, Little Nan presents her Cocktail Parties package as the perfect treat for your birthday themed escapades. Expect a travelling service of vintage inspired cocktails served in antiques, tailor made tipples, bespoke serving ware and an immersive bar experience as Little Nan comes to transform your special day!   

Ladybird Bar

66 user reviews 4

2 for £12 Cocktails and 5 other offers

Looking for a fun-filled 25th celebration in the heart of Islington? LadyBird is the perfect match; offering two floors of cocktail-fuelled wild abandon from its Upper Street patch. Start with a few cocktails on the ground floor before making your way down to the basement, where DJs drop a mixed bag of the 80s, the 90s, disco and house tunes until 4am (at the weekends).