Where To Have A Birthday Party

London's glut of vibrant venues make it a city that naturally attracts revellers to celebrate a birthday from all over the land. But in a city as extensive as London, it's easy to allow a whole host of lively nightspots to slip under the radar. Fear not, though, for our comprehensive guide is here to save the day by giving you a gentle nudge in the direction of a host of effervescent nightspots that are perfect for birthday parties of all shapes and sizes.

Last updated on 24th March 2023

Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes

Where better to hold your birthday celebration this year than at Shoreditch's trendy, art loving bar, Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes? The bar wonderfully combines delicious stone-baked pizzas and a compelling bar list with some of the finest urban art installations and exhibitions London has to offer. Nestled in the basement, a fully stocked bar and DJ booth turns this venue into a late-night joint; perfect for partying into the wee hours with your closest friends. 

Aures London

Offering a range of multisensory rooms across its Waterloo destination, Aures is one of the best places in London for a birthday party. Whether you're pitching up for a unique night out or renting out a space for a bigger bash, this gorgeous location has got your celebrating covered.

Barrio Shoreditch

NHS/Blue Light Discount and 1 other offer

Barrio Shoreditch is notorious for its South American fiesta of fun, flaming drinks and carnival inspired cavorting. Step into this lush lair of exotic tipples crafted in extravagance and shimmy across their 3 rooms where you'll find an eclectic mix of classic party tunes to bop to. Barrio is London's epicenter for all things raucous, revelry and celebratory - don't miss out for your birthday!

All Bar One O2

Order at your Table and 5 other offers

All Bar One is the perfect place for a birthday party in London, no matter what you're after. Boasting three different floors, they will be able to plan to cater for your needs, whether you want to utilise the VIP bar with a cinematic screen, DJ booth, private bar and toilets; or if you want to have a sit down meal for up to 110 people in the private restaurant on the second floor, where they'll serve up a series of delicious, British dishes. If you want a more central location, the Leicester Square venue is also up for private hire.

Bunker 51

Wondering where to have a birthday party in Greenwich? Look no further than Bunker 51. Not only does this top-notch venue offer competitive paintball or laser tag, but there's also an escape room and zombie-inspired experiences to get stuck into. Sign us up.

The Cocktail Club - Various Sites

The staff at The Cocktail Club know how to knock out some killer drinks come rain or shine, birthday or business. Expect nothing but playful mixology from these guys and an atmosphere that cultures the best, feel good party spirit you could hope for. There's rooms up for hire, or place to cotch at the bar with mates in this drinkers den. 

All Bar One Charing Cross

Champagne Bottlomless Brunch and 3 other offers

All Bar One on Villiers Street is a Soho-based venue that draws in revellers with its great cocktail and bar menus. Located in an always-bustling area, the many private rooms and seating areas make it an ideal spot for both an intimate event with friends and a larger party with your nearest and dearest. Head to this Soho venue and celebrate your birthday in London in style.

The Grand

Free Birthday Bubbly! Only valid before 11pm.

Looking to host your birthday party in Clapham this year? You're on to an absolute winner in The Grand - the historic and beautiful nightclub located opposite Clapham Junction. These guys absolutely love a special occasion and you can book out Royal VIP boxes or areas around the venue before dancing 'til your feet hurt to a mix of party classics.

Ladybird Bar

Happy hour daily 5pm to 9pm exc. Sat

Ladybird is a chic and fun cocktail bar / basement club found on Islington's Upper Street. Bartenders are both friendly and knowledgeable; knocking up signature mixes like the lego heads and sand bucket sharetails, and drinks are on offer at happy hour rates between 5 and 9pm. Get the drinks in then head to the basement club for a bit of a dance, DJs play everything from old school favourites to commercial house until 4am at the weekends.

Simmons King's Cross

Mojito Mondays and 4 other offers

Simmons in Kings Cross is notorious for the party atmosphere that it generates; intimately sized, big on cocktail lovin' and all about the shabby chic country inspired interiors, this charming spot is where cocktail teapots chill to a soundtrack of classic Hip Hop, R'n'B and only the best tunes. There's room to host private parties for up to 100 people, so what are you waiting for!?

Brunswick House

Make this year's celebrations extra special by booking out a private dining room over at Brunswick House. They're all stunning and unique in their own right, with seating for up to 110 guests. Head on over for internationally inspired grub and exceptional wines.

RnBhangra Brunch

Make the most of your special day by heading over to RnBhangra Brunch's party. What to expect? A mouthwatering two-course meal chased down the hatch with bottomless cocktails, not to mention live dancers, dhol performances and mesmerising magicians.