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 7th January 2020




Beast of Brixton

338 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.

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!

The Star by Hackney Downs

165 user reviews 4

2 for £12 burgers every Monday and 3 other offers

If you want to spend your 25th in a traditional London boozer surrounded by friends and a feel-good atmosphere then The Star of Hackney Downs is the perfect pubbing venture for you. This place specialises in freshly made pizzas, crafty brews and one crackin' karaoke room up for grabs for some cheeky birthday celebrations. Hire out a room and have some good olde fun in a 90s, old school pub.

The Trafalgar Arms

328 user reviews 4

Bottomless Bloody Mary's or Prosecco? and 1 other offer

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.

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.

The Roxy

36 user reviews 3

Celebrate turning 25 in style with a birthday celebration at The Roxy in London's West End. To accompany the booze-heavy cocktails served by the bar, the kitchen plates up all your comfort food favourites, including hearty burgers and Mexican snacks. Better still, the resident DJs are on hand to turn things up once the sun has gone down. 

1920 Bar

29 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.

Top Secret Comedy Club

225 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.

To the oche! This is darts, but not like you've ever known before. Think of a cool London bar decked out with the latest high-tech darts board that all come complete with their own digital scoring and gaming system; then think of a massive bar, pumping music and some of the best fun you've probably ever had. Maybe you're a 25 year old darts prodigy... who knows. 

@ Forbidden Nights @ Infernos on Saturday 1st February 2020 and 33 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.

1 Free Bottle of Prosecco and 2 other offers

The SouthSider Cocktail Club is a super chic venue focused on high quality cocktails and a good time. If you want to celebrate your 25th in style then this Clapham bar is definitely the place to go. With comfy booths for groups and plenty of space at the bar to admire the expert mixologists, it is sure to impress your friends and make sure everyone has a great night.

AIM Escape

2 user reviews 5

Assemble your gang for an afternoon of code-cracking and adrenaline highs. Take on one of AIM's four escape rooms and experience cutting edge technology paired with mind-boggling puzzles and immersive interiors. Probably best to not do this one on a hangover.

The Piano Works Farringdon

1214 user reviews 4

Complimentary prosecco reception and cake for birthday or pre wedding celebrations (Minimum group size 10)

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.

The Star of Kings

278 user reviews 5

2 for 1 Cocktails

Get down to The Star of Kings for your 25th birthday frolics; you can expect a lush pub brimming with a boozy bar and upbeat atmosphere as well as a basement lair of low lights, leather sofas and a huge sound system. Playing host to DJ nights, live music and other pubbing activities, this King's Cross boozer is a great place to drink with friends and bring in another birthday special. 

Jazz Cafe

25 user reviews 3

Go for dinner, drinks and a live show at one of the most legendary venues in Camden to celebrate your big day! Since opening back in 1990, the Jazz Cafe has welcomed the likes of Amy Winehouse, D'Angelo and Bobby Womack to the stage, and there's a steady stream of great live acts to look forward to these days, too. Take in some live tunes or come at the weekends, when there's hip-hop and soul-focused club nights with special party packages for larger groups.

The Escapologist

1726 user reviews 4

Happy Hour - 2 For 1 Cocktails, Peroni Rossa and glasses of Prosecco

Based at the HQ of the secret society that ran Victorian London, The Escapologist is styled as part Victorian men's club and part Masonic Lodge. It's an intriguing and inventive basement bar that pays homage to the scandalous ways of the infamous Baron, promising great drinks and great times perfect for birthday parties in Covent Garden.

@ Bar Rumba on Various dates from Thursday 30th January 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.

Simmons King's Cross

143 user reviews 4

Simmons, a unique and quirky cocktail bar, is a great place to enjoy your 25th birthday party in London. It is home to one of London's largest fruit flavoured beers and they have outrageously long and generous happy hours - throughout the week. Simmons is great if you want to enjoy a few cocktails in an unique environment with your friends and it's also an ideal place to have a amazing 25th birthday in London. 

Unleash your inner dancing queen as you venture to Disco Brunch for your 25th. Offering bottomless drinks, tasty brunch dishes and a soundtrack of funky classic,s this is your chance to unleash your inner Cher, Bianca or Mick Jagger on the dance floor. 

Core

141 user reviews 4

Extended Happy Hour

A bit of a city favourite for chilled out vibes and socialising after work, Core is a Bank beauty if you're looking for somewhere cool to spend your birthday in London. Turning 25 needs cocktails in abundance, somewhere you can be social, maybe grab some bar snacks and somewhere that has a basement bar for late night boozing. Well, hello Core, nice to meet you.

The Alice

6 user reviews 4

If you're planning a fun 25th birthday party in East London, The Alice is the perfect destination to kick start the evening. You can hire out an area or table for your guests, and take advantage of the great happy hour before heading out to the nearby Shoreditch or Brick Lane area. Better still, you could spend the whole night at The Alice, as Thursday and Friday nights feature special guest DJs. 

Aquum

88 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch for TWO HOURS and 3 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.

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.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

115 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 Four Sisters

9 user reviews 5

You're only 25 once, right? So why not make this birthday celebration one to remember and head down to The Four Sisters in Islington, ideal for a 25th birthday party in London. Serving up their own interpretations of the classics, alongside some more innovative and experimental infusions in a chilled out, yet undeniably cool setting, this is London cocktail bar that is not to be missed.

Camino Monument

3 user reviews 5

A bustling joint known for its mouth-watering steaks and award-winning Rioja, Camino hosts wonderfully vibrant dinner parties in the City. It's a pretty flexible hangout and would suit after work drinks, a few tapas bites or a full-on hearty meal depending on your plans. They're happy to open up the whole venue for exclusive hire or go for the Salon de Fiesta room if you're hoping for something more intimate.

If you're having a 25th birthday party in London make sure it's a full blow-out. Get down to Cargo for one of their fantastic nights, with cheap entry, great drinks and music, and one of the best club atmospheres in East London, it will be good vibes all night.

Ladybird Bar

55 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).

Blues Kitchen Shoreditch

49 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch!

This sprightly restaurant and bar is ideal for birthday parties of all varieties. Their comfy booths and ample private areas are tailor made for special occasions, and Blues Kitchen's flexible approach is ideal for creating your perfect party. The venue itself offers a vast spread of damn fine BBQ eats, an extensive list of Americana-inspired drinks and a energetic live music and DJ programme that continues to 3am at the weekends.

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!

Canal Boat Party

25 user reviews 5

How'd you fancy an intimate, serene but also downright boozy party boat trip down Regent's Canal? That's what you'll enjoy at the Canal Party Club, as you and 11 guests embark on a cruise down this famous waterway in the company of your own alcohol, food and music! Your experienced captain will be with you every step of the way, and there's transparent covers and a heater to guard against bad weather.

Market House

157 user reviews 4

Market House is a spacious speakeasy bar diner and beer hall full of comfy sofas, quirky decor that takes its inspiration from traditional British quirks with a modern twist. Ideal for a laidback and casual 25th birthday, Market House is a real winner.

Takeover Tuesdays! You make the drinks, you choose the music, YOU MAKE THE RULES! and 1 other offer

Adventure Bar always has a massive party and feel good vibes every night of the week. If you're looking for an easy going, fun night out with friends for your 25th then this is definitely the place to go. The delicious cocktails and extremely friendly bar staff will always make sure you have the best night! Looking for a cracking Clapham alternative? Check out Adventure Bar Clapham Junction