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.
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.
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.
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.
The London Cabaret Club has all the razzle and dazzle you need to celebrate a 30th birthday party in style. The club and restaurant hosts amazing entertainment, from burlesque to cabaret, while feeding you a delicious meal and incredible cocktails.
Making your 30th a hell of a fun one with The Lucky Pig, a sexy spot in Fitzrovia which serves delicious cocktails and scrumptious bar snacks in a quirky atmosphere. The venue has a fun 1920s theme, with plenty of retro furniture and late-night DJs.
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.
For a 30th birthday party with a secret, illicit edge, head down to The Luggage Room in Mayfair. You'll need to scout out the unassuming black door and head down a winding corridor to get in. However, you'll be rewarded with a decadent 1920's style bar packed out with fine liquors and period curiosities all set to the soothing soundtrack of jazz music. A slick and smooth 30th birthday treat.
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.
Whether you're keeping it small with a table in the main area or going all out with a swanky private dining room for your nearest and dearest, Theo Randall Restaurant has you covered with Italian tasting menus, vegan specials and stunning surroundings in Mayfair.
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.
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.
The Rolling Stock is a hidden gem of a party bar on east London's Kingsland Road. Kick things off with up to 50% off selected food and drink during their daily happy hours, with tables available to reserve with no minimum spend involved. This is a bar, gallery and buzzing dance floor space, with one of the best outdoor areas in east London as an extra bonus.
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.
Looking for a hot-to-trot birthday destination in London? Hankering over somewhere that will provide the up-most service during your 30th birthday bash? We've just the destination for you. Found in the heart of Embankment, Champagne Charlie's is brimming with gastro dining, world renowned bottles of Champers and cool interiors. There's even a 45 strong private hire room to boot!
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.
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.
Both elegant and informal, The Bull's Head will show you a right good birthday time! Proving a welcome change to a crowded bar or club, the eccentric features and comfy spaces of The Bull's Head really bring it to life. Depending on the size of your party, pick between The Private Dining Room, The Geronimo Room, The Snug and The Jazz Room.
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.
Styled around the illicit, underground activity of a roaring twenties speakeasy, Proud Cabaret promises a night of glamour and intrigue below the streets of the city. Experience the shady activity of a prohibition-themed birthday night out, with dazzling burlesque performances enjoyed in the company of superbly executed British cuisine and plenty of cocktails.
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.
Let loose and celebrate with your number ones over an evening of bingo gaming, hilarious NSFW jokes and lip syncs galore at Blingo. Join your host Grandma Flash and a wicked DJ for a quirky and unforgettable birthday party.
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.
Known for its brilliant range of classic live table games, slot machines and delicious drinks, Horizons Casino is a great place to toast your landmark birthday. Grab your mates, head over and celebrate into the early hours of the morning.
For an elegant 30th birthday venue in Central London that's sure to leave you feeling like royalty, head to Blind Spot in Soho and lose yourself in the sultry, sleek atmosphere on offer. Alongside the line-up of DJs, the team of trained bar staff use their years of experience and eye for creation to blending and mix a range of ingredients together, producing a list of quirky concoctions that perfectly complement the bar's sophisticated, almost-arrogant attitude.
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.
Looking for a chic all-in-one venue close to Covent Garden for your 30th birthday festivities? Sway is a versatile restaurant, bar and club made for just that, bringing a touch of New York City inspired debauchery to the heart of theatreland. Come for a sit-down meal, head straight for the bar for a few signature cocktails or keep things nice and simple with some DJs and dancing into the early hours at this stylish playground for adults.
With an extensive beer selection, great food and a number of spaces available for private hire, The Strongroom is a great East London birthday bar. They've also got the largest outdoor drinking and dining space in the area for all you spring and summer babies.
Baranis brings beautiful cocktails and an heir of southern France opulence to the Chancery Lane scene. Home to a host of intimate booths and the UK's only indoor Petanque court (think indoor boules), celebrate with winning mixed drinks and French wines, or come for dinner and drinks with a menu of Provencal dishes served 'til late.
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!
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!).
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.
Looking for something special to do on your 30th in London? We'll bet that you are, and we have just the thing. Join Searcys in St Pancras for a birthday celebration to remember as you sit washing down oysters with some of the finest bottles of Champagne in the business.
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.
Don't let the I'm-turning-thirty-terror get you down - turn the lights on and stop rocking back and forth, it's time to hit the town in style. Take a holiday from the usual hangouts and hit this Moroccan jewel in the heart of Farringdon. With stunning decor, a great selection of cocktails and wines and a bustling dance floor, you'll feel eighteen all over again.
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.
The Vineyard is a newly refurbished boozer that oozes laid back drinking vibes with a cool, contemporary décor perfect for some chilled celebrations with friends. Hire out this whole pub for your 30th birthday escapades and make a day of tucking into delicious pub grubs and beer. If the weather calls for it you can even venture out into the covered beer garden for some al fresco antics.
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.
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
This rough 'n' ready Hackney hangout is a shabby-chic spot for some chilled birthday celebrations. A grand place to meet for some daytime drinking activities that will no doubt extend long into the night. There's a sweet little garden terrace, function room and karaoke room so there's definitely room for some drunken singing contests this 30th!
The perfect spot if you're looking for a great 30th birthday restaurant in London, this charming Covent Garden eatery is the perfect blend of upmarket dining and relaxed atmosphere. Or if you fancy something a little more west, try sister restaurant May Fair Kitchen.
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.