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.
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.
Celebrate your 30th in style by hiring Christabel's, pop up cocktail bar. Tailored perfectly for parties and bespoke events, Christabel is all about cool cocktails. Have a go at making your own or leave it up to the professionals. 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
Barrio Shoreditch is one of East London's best cocktail bars for celebrating a great 30th birthday party. The bar also doubles as a great fun time party bar - perfect for letting your hair down and enjoying delicious cocktails. Barrio East is a cool and quirky cocktail bar that raises the bar of South American themed cocktail bars in London, and has no equal for a Latin themed 30th birthday in London.
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.
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.
The Roxy in the West End has been turning heads with its laid-back vibes and carefree approach to most things. 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. Perfect for an intimate 30th birthday celebration in London, The Roxy will cater for anything you might want.
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!).
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.
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.
With an eclectic design underpinned by Clerkenwell's proud literary history, this is a quirky place in which to celebrate your birthday. The venue serves hand-crafted pizzas but it's really their cocktails that steal the show; each comprised of house-infused spirits, liqueurs, syrups and bitters to pack an almighty punch. Book a table for a quiet gathering, hire the private room for something larger or take control of the whole venue (for up to 250) if you're going big.
The Four Sisters in Islington is darkly atmospheric, yet undeniably quirky and welcoming. With an eccentric array of furnishings set upon dark wood flooring and wall panelling, there is no question that The Four Sisters is brimming with atmosphere; pair this with a cocktail menu that demonstrates an innovative take on classic blends and you've found the ideal spot for a low key 30th birthday party in London.
"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.
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.
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.
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.