30th Birthday Venues London
Turning 30 anytime soon? Well, don't keep it quiet, celebrate it! London has a whole host of fantastic 30th birthday party venues that will transform your 30th from something you dread into a legendary event. So don't have a quiet one in the pub, have a look at our stellar selection of venues and enjoy the best London's nightlife has to offer and even hire your own space out for some major birthday celebrations.
Bespoke goodies, tailor made tipples and charming cakes with cocktails served in tea pots? Sounds like Little Nan is on to a winner for your birthday celebrations. Afternoon High Tea & Cocktails takes on a vintage edge with antique decanters, crystal cut serve ware and home made infused liquors to make your birthday tipples personal, unique and utterly enjoyable.
The Beast of Brixton is the perfect destination for your 30th 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.
Celebrate the big day aboard The Dutch Master, a two-storey party boat that delivers big tunes, big drinks and all the amazing sights of London down the Thames with several different great soundtracks.
Dance into a new decade of your life with a night of non-stop live music and contemporary coolness at The Piano Works. Request your favourite current hits or quirky throwbacks for the band to play all night long. Serving delicious drinks and mouth-watering dishes, how better to welcome your thirties than a night at this suave, one of a kind London joint.
With a focus on great live music, authentic Italian pizzas and bespoke cocktails, there's no doubting Old Street Records' place as one of the coolest bars in Shoreditch. It's a cracking spot to kick-off those birthday celebrations - enjoy a couple of unique drinks at the bar then settle in for a night featuring anything from EP launches to new bands and established live acts. There's a basement bar hosting intimate jazz evenings and low-key DJ sets, too.
The Jazz Cafe promises dinner, drinks, live music and club nights from a legendary joint in the heart of Camden Town. Opening back in 1990, the venue has become renowned for welcoming some globally renowned names down the years, with the likes of Amy Winehouse, D'Angelo and Bobby Womack all having graced the stage. Celebrate your birthday with dinner on the mezzanine or a party package for one of their hip-hop and soul club nights come the weekend.
Based at the HQ of the secret society that ran Victorian London, The Escapologist is a hybrid of Victorian men's club and Masonic Lodge that pays homage to the scandalous activity of the infamous Baron. Brought to London by the team behind the popular Dub Jam and Adventure Bars, expect great times and great drinks in an engaging, authentically-designed subterranean space.
If you're looking for a place in London to celebrate your 30th in style, look no further than the Soda Room, the secret cocktail and party bar hidden beneath The Botanist Broadgate. Promising a cool interior, high-grade cocktails and a party atmosphere six nights a week, this is the ideal city bar to spend a special birthday.
There's only one way to celebrate your 30th birthday in London, and that's enjoying the honed taste of some specially crafted cocktails. Nestled beneath Bishopsgate, WM Barker & Co is a haven for suave cocktail drinking and chilling out with friends, making for the perfect place to bring in a big birthday.
Seeking out that perfect prohibition party? Look no further than the Candlelight Club; an elusive evening out in a secret location lit exclusively by candles. In authentic speakeasy style, these guys like to keep their cards close to their chest, but we can tell you that there will be bespoke cocktails, live jazz bands and a bloody handsome crowd in their roaring twenties best.
Celebrate your 30th birthday party at The Piano Works West End. Every night two piano vocalist and accompanying musicians form a 6 piece band and only play songs requested by the audience. If you're thirsty, their expert bartenders will shake you up something good, and there's California Cones for food too.
Your 30th Birthday can only be celebrated with an island retreat, but there's no need to book your tickets. Head to rooftop bar Elba, based on the island of the same name, complete with sunny colours, panoramic views and a summer menu of frozen cocktails.
Combining sophistication with quirky eccentricity to great success, Adam and Eve is the perfect place to celebrate the big 3 - 0! Decorated in warm mustards, pinks and greens, the atmosphere is mischievous and welcoming. The excellent wine list is a very enticing aspect, as is the great menu full of bar snacks and gastro pub fare. A happy birthday to you!
Embrace your 30s by celebrating at a restaurant that is just as retro as you. Kidding. Coin Laundry has old school ambiance with new school flair, exactly how your 30s should feel. This restaurant has a killer all day menu if you want a morning, afternoon, or night event. Nestled in Exmouth Market, the area is just as lively as the venue and guest of honor are.
How better to spend your 30th birthday in London than with a few games of beer pong, copious amounts of pizza and glass after glass of your favourite drink? Well, the team at The Bat and Ball have it all for you, opening their doors to London's many birthday parties. With 2 bars, a pizzeria run by Well Street Pizza, and 12 ping pong tables, you can choose to either reserve a section/ table or perhaps even the entire venue. The balls in your court!
Spread over three floors in Islington, Upper House can cater to all of your birthday needs with a 4 different and unique rooms for sophisticated supping, indulgent dining and prim partying, you can host your birthday celebrations up in the Parlour, Aviary, Sanctuary or Ballroom.
There's no time like your 30th birthday to become the dancing queen you've always dreamt of. Well Just Dance invite you to take part in an evening dedicated to learning the biggest and best dance routines from your favourite music videos. With the help of an instructor you can bosh out all the moves and revel in your birthday.
Oriole is a truly sumptuous space of mystery and magic in Smithfield Market. Sister site to the multi-award winning Nightjar speakeasy, Oriole is surging ahead on the London cocktail scene in its own right. Head this way for a cocktail list laced with exotic influences, equally tasty bites to eat and a playlist of live jazz, swing and blues tunes.
Create your own personalised pottery at Wonderland Ceramics - take a tumble into their Alice in Wonderland inspired studio and let your imagination run wild. Unleash the child in you with pots of paints and brushes galore as you decorate mugs, bowls, tea pots, coasters or even get messy and mould your own. There'll be cocktails, of course, so it's all fun and games at this playground of artwork and boozing.
If you're looking for a fun-filled 30th birthday party in one of London's coolest bars, Gigi's is the place to be. A DJ bar, with live music and a restaurant in the heart of Hoxton Square; clubbing, dining and drinking can all be enjoyed till dawn at this bold bar.
All Bar One Leicester Square is the perfect inter-section of fun time party bar and sophisticated hang out ideal for a 30th birthday party. The interiors are contemporary chic, while the bar serves up a selection of wonderful wines, beers and cocktails. Whether you are having a drink in the mezzanine, or using the whole 450-capacity venue, there's something for everyone here.
Wave goodbye to your twenties with a charming evening of board games, ice-cold beer and delicious burgers at the Crown in Battersea. Based on Lavender Hill, the pub is wonderfully decorated with vintage photographs, an elegant bar and comfy sofas as soft as a cloud. Completing the package and making this South London spot a perfect venue for your 30th birthday, the compelling burger and locally-sourced beer menu will leave you well-fed and wanting more.
Grab a clutch of your party pals together and celebrate aboard a stunning boat on the Thames. You'll cruisedown the river enjoying the sights and sounds of central London while much-respected DJs spin a mix of RnB, hip-hop, funky house and old skool classics to keep the party flowing. A birthday on a boat? You shouldn't have.
Spend your 30th at Tequila Mockingbird - a cool, three-floored cocktail bar in Putney with a literary twist. The basement here boasts a private party room available for hire - perfect for your big birthday bash. Book this space out and tuck into cut-price cocktails, beers and wine from 5pm all the way through until 9pm! With a few b'day bevs in you, dance into the early morning hours here as DJs spin until 2am.
You're turning 30 so you might as well make it one to remember and who better than Retro Events? The company put the sparkle into parties as they host themed events, from the swinging '60s through to the roaring '20s; there's everything from magicians through to live singers.
All Bar One O2 has three floors which can cater to your 30th Birthday party needs. Whether you are renting out the stylish VIP lounge on the top floor, with its cinematic screen, DJ booth, private bar and toilets, or a sit down dinner in the private restaurant on the middle floor, there's something for you.
Killer cocktails, cracking barstaff and a broody Hells Angels atmosphere in a flourishing east London social hub. All the ingredients are sure here for a birthday party at the LCC, where guests laugh the night away in between mouthfuls of quirky cocktails like the 'Confessions of a Cucumber Salesman', 'Brixton Riot' and 'Smoking Barrel'.
Topolski brings something different to the table for anyone looking for a birthday venue in central London. Set in the railway arches near Waterloo station, it's a gallery, bar, cafe and late-night venue with bags of character and a lively dancefloor come the weekends. Come for a few cocktails to toast your 30th then head to arch two, where resident and guest DJs play into the night.
Blues Kitchen is a fantastic all round venue with ample space and flexibility to create your perfect birthday celebration. There's a spectacular range of BBQ'd treats if you fancy eating, as well as an equally rich list of bourbons, beers, spirits and cocktails to keep you topped up throughout. Once the plates are cleared away, live bands and DJs take to the stage long into the night.
Apples & Pears cocktail bar is the perfect stage for a memorable birthday bash on Brick Lane. There are wood fired pizzas if your party is peckish, a whole host of cocktails, beers and wines to cater for all tastes and an atmosphere packed with east London energy. You can book smaller spaces or the whole venue, with no hire fee involved (halleujah!).
From the pizza and craft beer through to the secret games room, Fugitive Motel is bringing some serious style to Bethnal Green. Great for chilled parties, the all-day hangout is a short walk from the tube and has a crowd-pleasing menu.
This is Dance Party Club. The rules of Dance Party Club - no one talks about Dance Party Club (thank the lord). You're thirty and it's time to shine, this is your year to become that performer you always wished you could be. Choose your theme and head on down for a lesson in how to shake those hips and shimmy those shoulders, straight from the pros themselves.
The specialist tasting team at Oddbins are here to make something fun of your 30th birthday in London. If you're found a fab venue but still need some inspiration on what to do, then how does a tutored tasting sound with the team at Oddbins catering to your every party need? We think it sounds preeeetty good. Especially seeing as they're willing to change up the ropes and take requests on something new!
Another top Soho cocktail bar, Archer Street Cocktail Lounge is a another welcome addition to our 30th birthday venues list. With a swish hotel-esque bar upstairs, supplemented by a cosy lodge type basement bar Archer Street is a cool and sophisticated venue. With a great mix between the comfort of the sofas and booths and the buzz created by the DJs, this is one of London's best party venues.
Celebrate the your 30th birthday with dinner and a show by heading down to The London Cabaret Club in Holborn. Here, they combine an exquisite fine dining experience with an innovative live cabaret show. The show and the menu celebrates British culture, both new and old - spend your night tucking into some delectable British dishes whilst the West End's biggest stars put on an excellently choreographed show.
Celebrate your 30th Birthday in style at Madison. Sit outside on one of the largest public open air roof terraces in Europe while enjoying panoramic views of St Paul's Cathedral and the rest of the capital. Or sit down for a glass of carefully selected wine, freshly made cocktails or indulge in a classic European dish.
Start your 30th birthday party with a quirky twist at Drink Shop & Do. Take part in one of their crafty workshops and sit down to a boozy afternoon tea before the DJs ramp up the volume in the evening. Expect tasty cocktails served in hefty jugs and dancing until 2am when the up-for-it party crowd flock to the quirky venue on Fridays and Saturdays.
As far as cool venues go, Roof East has quite a lot to brag about. A smashing open-air terrace in the heart of Stratford, you can get the drinks in, eat street food from a Hawksmoor chef and enjoy fun events like the Rooftop Film Club while you gaze out at views of the Olympic Village and the rest of the city.