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.
Trader Vic's private Tiki Room offers an exotic atmosphere with influences from the Med, Middle East, Asia and everywhere in between. A handsome space dressed with authentic tiki artefacts, enjoy a birthday dinner of foods cooked via the Chinese wood-fired ovens complemented by a cocktail menu that features the original Mai Tai first coined in 1944.
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.
Looking for a 30th birthday party featuring a tiki twist? It's all about Kanaloa, central London's colourful and vibrant party den named after the Hawaiian God of the Sea. Expect a night of tiki-inspired debauchery here, with a menu of tropical treats on the food menu and a range of punchy cocktails served in quirky vessels to get you firmly in the mood. Book out your own space and soak in these exotic feel-good vibes as DJs play until 3 AM at the weekends.
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 the big 3-0 at this prized Canary Wharf restaurant and bar. You can hire out your own section of the venue or make yourself at home on their riverside terrace, which boasts spectacular views of the London skyline. Fresh Modern British cuisine is on the menu and there's no shortage of cracking cocktails, with an exclusive choice of drink deals available to parties!
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.
68 & Boston is a refined Soho spot, made for a relaxing 30th shindig in the heart of theatreland. Start on the ground floor wine bar, where quality bottles (each priced at £20) from around the globe are ready for sampling. Head upstairs to discover the elusive 'Boston' cocktail bar, where skilled bartenders mix up a balance of well-made classics and creative originals from £10.
Angel's Upper Street is one of the places to party in North London, and that's got a lot to do with venues like LadyBird. This two floor cocktail bar and basement club knows how to party; serving cocktail favourites like the Lego Head and Sand Bucket Sharetails on the ground floor and welcoming dance floor heroes with a playlist of 80s, 90s, disco and house classics until 4am at the weekends.
Wine guzzling with the guys and gals or wine tasting for a cultural kick, make your 30th birthday a memorable one at Davy's Wine Vaults as you immerse yourself into the world of wine. Whether you're a wine connoisseur or fancy learning a little bit more, the lovely team here will look after you and your party to make sure your celebration goes as smoothly as possible.
With your 30th on the horizon, you're probably looking for a plush London location to get into some serious DJs and dancing. Enter Dolce London, South Kensington's latest late night hot spot for clubbing and a luxuriant party aesthetic. Expect a low-lit basement bar of playful LED lights and DJs taking you into the night.
A rum lovers paradise, London Cocktail Club Shaftesbury Avenue is a smart cocktail bar decked out in naval regalia. With tattoo artists designing the wall art this place is seriously cool and catches the eye immediately. This basement bar offers great cocktails and with its unique decor would make a great 30th birthday venue.
Bringing your mates along to Simmons Fitzrovia for your thirtieth is never going to get a bad reaction. The cream of the crop of top cocktail joints, and having fun with a pretty quirky character at the same time - the focus is on your fun times. Perfect for a celebration, it boats witty little features such as a skull disco ball and practical comfort with the expansive, heated outside area.
Prepare to be dazzled for your 30th birthday bash with a slice of Quaglino's style. Expect exquisite eats inspired by classic European cuisines and doused with Middle Eastern flavour as well as a gorgeous bar toting specially crafted cocktails. You'll be dining in the most opulent of restaurants where art-deco meets dramatic Modern style - now that is a 30th well spent.
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.
Just because you can't jet away on your birthday, doesn't mean you can't appreciate some mean fusion foods at the hands of Mommi Clapham. You're turning 30, it's time to celebrate and embrace your age. Don't turn away from a reason for a big fat party. Mommi is at hand to show you through the night with cocktails and foods galore inspired by Japanese and South American cultures.
The Star of Bethnal Green oozes old fashioned aesthetics over a 2 floor spread. The elegant comfort of this pub turns into a buzzing den of punter pint swilling and quiz mastery. This pad is a good one for a cheeky birthday get together with lots of evening entertainment to keep you feeling fresh for your 30th. There's even karaoke - go on, we dare you!
Give your 30th birthday a quirky and cool twist at The Heathcote and Star as this Leyton pub packs bags of style. There's a constellation painted on the ceiling, ping pong tables, food from hot pop-up We Serve Humans, and plenty of craft beer to get the party started.
Fancy celebrating your 30th birthday in London in style? Who doesn't, but it's a bar like the Mezcaleria Bar in Wahaca on Charlotte Street that can make sure it happens. Teaming with mezcal shots and international tequila bottles, head down for private tables, cocktails and more as you wave goodbye to your 20s.
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.
Kick start your 30s in style at this fun cocktail bar in Putney. The drinks are great, the food is delicious - there's no better venue for 30th birthday parties in London.
Hosting a plethora of live music nights and boasting one hell of a beefy sound system, The Star of Kings has a low-lit lair downstairs where the volume can be cranked and the entertainment runs wild; perfect for some cheeky birthday celebrations, with the upstairs pub room as a welcome, quieter retreat. Spend your birthday celebrations cruising this Kings Cross resident with your party posse.
T.T Liquor based in Shoreditch know how to treat you on your birthday as the bar and event space puts on cocktail classes and welcome drinks. Hire out the entire venue or book a few tables for your favourite friends and get to work mixing up new and exciting concoctions.
Celebrate your 30th birthday in style at this South London gem, promising excellent happy hour prices, delicious cocktails and a late license come the weekend. Think gorgeous eats and an industrial-chic interior at the brilliantly-unique Suburb SW11.
Whoever said maturity comes with age clearly hadn't heard of Bunga Bunga, because this Covent Garden spot is all about the fun. Of course, there's the boozy cocktail and adult-themed fun, but deep down, it's all about fun, with live performances and immersive entertainment all night long.
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!).
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.
Friends, drinking, singing and fancy dress. What more could any rational person want from their 30th birthday bash? Welcome to London's dedicated karaoke bar, where swigging strong cocktails and bellowing out your favourite guilty pleasure tunes is the norm. Guests can add a cocktail masterclass to your karaoke package for £35 per person too.
It's time to cook up some humdingers as this unique cocktail experience but a focus on molecular techniques so you can live out your mad chemist dreams complete with hazmat suits and fully furnished science lab RV.
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.
Why not treat yourself to a foodie feast for the big Three Oh (but we don't have to bring that up again...) and dine in style in this cosy den by London Bridge? Sometimes it's not all about those big clubbing moments, sometimes it's all about great food and great company - the good times will follow. Soak up the warm hues and homely vibes and finish off with some tempting tipples for a sophisticated birthday galavant.
From the exterior, Blessings Bar fits the criteria of a fine looking townhouse more than a buzzing nightlife spot. But that being said, if you venture inside you'll find 3 floors of different bar spaces so there's somewhere for chilling out with mates, a rooftop terrace to steal a moment or two and a basement cellar bar where the music and dancing goes down.
Pushing out classy vibes aplenty, The Gable is a city favourite for a sophisticated drinks with a laid back edge. With both a charming restaurant space that fits a country-chic kind of character as well as a dedicated basement bar themed on this great city itself, The Gable is a sound shout for your 30th birthday party if you need somewhere for dinner followed by some late night drinks.
With a swanky mezzanine level and intimate restaurant, both available for private hire, All Bar One in Oxford Street is the perfect place for a 30th birthday. The venue serves a delicious selection of cocktails and wine along with an easy European menu, guaranteed to please even the fussiest of eaters.
Ask For Janice is a Farringdon favourite bursting with personality. These guys love a party, welcoming up to 100 guests for celebrations that often involve lashings of gin. The venue serves a hearty spread of local produce if you should fancy some grub, and there's plenty of craft beer to complement the previously mentioned exhaustive gin list.
Indulge in a truly lavish celebration at Mayfair's world-famous Playboy Club. Offering cutting edge facilities across the board, there's a classy casino, ample fine-dining facilities and stylish non-members sections to explore. Take to the Baroque Bar for a birthday bash heavy on the live music, champers towers and great food.
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.
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.
Show them how it's done on the buzzing dance floor with those robot arms, snake hips and that all too trademark chicken move in this swanky bar in King's Cross. It's your birthday so celebrate in style in a bar that has a heated, picturesque rooftop terrace and an alluring hidden cocktail bar, The Black Door. Get tipsy and then some on these tasty tipples and have a right good boogie with your best mates.
"Darts?" you say in disbelief. This isn't just your average brunch session, no no, this is a Flight Club brunch session. Pay attention, there'll be: pizza en masse, a bottle of prosecco per person and some hella fun partying as you experience this social gaming bar. Fill your boots on this fun atmosphere in Bloomsbury and Shoreditch and we promise, darts is the new ping pong, you'll never look back.