40th Birthday Venues London

Looking for a 40th birthday party venue in London? These days 40 is the new 30, so don't tuck yourself away when that big celebration comes around. Get out there and see what London has to offer, whether you want a sophisticated evening with a few friends or a riotous evening to make you feel 20 something again... our city's bars and clubs are sure to have something to offer. Scroll through our top picks of the best 40th birthday venues in London and make a night of it. 

Last updated on 4th August 2022

Unique, delicious and charming, one of London's finest afternoon tea experiences is enjoyed aboard this vintage Routemaster bus. Take in Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the Royal Albert Hall with a selection of sandwiches, pastries, cakes and macaroons, all washed down with BYOB fizz. 


150 user reviews 4

A modern city pub and bar, The Tokenhouse is a great city escape for your 40th. With a great Cellar Bar that's perfect for private hire events, this speakeasy party venue matches its cool interiors with a wide range of beers, ales and craft lagers and a menu of fresh seasonal plates.

May Fair Kitchen

53 user reviews 4

Enjoy a 40th birthday celebration at the May Fair Kitchen and you can enjoy a delicious array of Mexican and Peruvian sharing plates, paired with amazing cocktails and fine wines together. Or, if you fancy a more secluded affair, you can opt for their lavish Private Dining Room instead.

The Vineyard, Islington

197 user reviews 4

Take to this cosy pub for your 40th birthday celebrations and hire out the whole space for your family and friends. The Vineyard is all about laid-back drinking and delicious gastro grub to keep the punters happy, with its funky interior design and covered beer gardenthat's perfect for outdoor escapades. 

A cocktail lovers paradise - The Cocktail Club offers up plenty of themed venues that are perfect for a 40th birthday event. With top quality cocktails on offer as well as innovative food, this place hits the nail on the head... plus the decor will captivate the eyes and add to the cool feel.


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How better to celebrate your 40th birthday than a night dancing to all of your favourite 70s and 80s tracks? Rouges in South London offers the city's late-night revellers a frivolous evening of laughter, outrageous dance moves and stunning performances.

The Luggage Room

70 user reviews 4

The London Marriot's former luggage storage facility has been remade into this decadent 1920's style secret bar. Find the unassuming door and speak your name through a sliding hatch, and then you'll be able to enjoy premium cocktails with a side of jazz music to make for a cracking 40th birthday.

  Silent Sounds Boat Party

278 user reviews 5

@ The Silent Disco Boat on Saturday 22nd October and Saturday 19th November 2022

The big 4 0 is coming up, and you're not sure how to celebrate? We know just the thing. Silent Sounds is hosting a load of exciting boat parties that take you along the River Thames. Soak up the sights (and the drinks), all while dancing to disco tracks via your headphones.