Affordable Christmas Venues in London

Looking for some inspiration when it comes to planning Christmas party in London? Ready for all the festive antics that a suitable amount of money can buy? From affordable restaurants down to reasonable party deals, we've hand picked some of the very best Christmas lunches, parties and dinners or your seasonal soiree. Book your Christmas party for 2018 and don't stress about blowing that budget.

Last updated on 16th January 2019

Tropicana Beach Club

704 user reviews 4

Contrary to what George Michael says, drinks at this Covent Garden bar are not free. Covered by over 500 bird decorations, with huge palm trees stretching from the floor to the ceiling, a lagoon pool-style dance floor and cabanas alongside beach-grill inspired dishes and over 50 cocktails on the menu, this is a great spot for a Christmas party and won't cost you an arm and a leg.

The Exhibit

478 user reviews 4

Karaoke Suite Hire and 7 other offers

Balham's eclectic playground offers a strong range of spaces for your office party this Christmas. There's a bunch of festive food and drink packages to consider and a dedicated events team to help you take the weight off. Come for an indulgent sit down meal or keep the focus on canapes and mingling.


49 user reviews 4

Core promises to make your festive celebrations memorable... even on a modest budget. The food options - a three course traditional Christmas meal or festive finger/fork buffets - will set you back between £19-£22 per head and will be sure to keep you full throughout the night. On top of that, Core are offering parties the chance to 'pre-book' drink vouchers for just a fiver each! 

Jamies London Wall

66 user reviews 4

Happy Birthday Offer - Free bottle of Prosecco and 15 other offers

Looking for an affordable venue in the City? Something humble, not too gaudy and boasting top plates alike. Then why not try Jamies London Wall on for size this Chrimbo? Primed for groups in Moorgate and Bank, head on down for great wine and festive fun. 

The Old School Yard

5 user reviews 5

Any cocktail £4.50, Two beers for £5

A pumping party bar perfect for a memorable office party, The Old School Yard charges no hire fee. They'll put together a bespoke plan to suit your budget and welcome parties of between 2 and 300 revellers for a no holds barred evening of singing and dancing.

The Brigade

275 user reviews 5

Located moments from London Bridge, The Brigade is a unique restaurant that runs apprenticeships to help people out of homelessness. The classically styled eatery serves a best of British menu, with classic turkey dishes this time of year. If you're looking for a private party, they also have a number of rooms to hire.

The Duke's Head Putney

358 user reviews 4

Sitting on the banks of the River Thames in Putney this cosy pub Londoners a quaint spot to unwind and recharge. The spacious Rowing Club area has been used to host a number of lively events, including DJ sets and quiz nights, while the Duke's Coxswain room is ideal for those intimate dinners and wintry events.  

The Miller

5 user reviews 4

The Miller's multi-functional nature; with its band rehearsal rooms, big bars, private areas and intimate table areas, means that it offers something for every kind of party. It has funky interiors, with bright pop-art to please the wandering eye, and the extensive range of bottled and tap beers and ales would please even the most discerning boozer amongst you. 

The Hat and Tun

114 user reviews 5

Exclusive January Offer: Selection of Canapés and bowl food for £25pp and 1 other offer

Don't want to pay through the roof for a private party in London but fancy a venue that echoes traditional British values and dining? Book a space at The Hat and Tun for a dose of just that as the awnings and menu promise your most cosy Christmas yet. 

Kona Kai

37 user reviews 4

Happy Hour and 1 other offer

This Polynesian bar cooks up a treat of juicy cocktails, sunshine sounds and the best party vibes this side of the Pacific. Expect a holiday feel with room to dance, booths to chat in and bamboo-lined walls, all only a couple of minutes from Fulham Broadway Station.

Ealing Park Tavern

128 user reviews 5

Exclusive January Offer: Selection of Canapés and bowl food for £25pp and 1 other offer

It's not easy does it that covers your festive antics this year, it's Ealing does it. One of the finest pubs in the area and promising a more than affordable night out on the festive tiles, book The Ealing Park Tavern this December for a charming night out to remember. 

The Shoreditch

89 user reviews 3

Be remembered as the coolest party planner to happen to your office in living memory by booking your Christmas party at hip East London hangout The Shoreditch. Expect cocktails served in all manner of vessels, from miniature barrels to Buddha figurines, and resident DJs playing each night.

Tanner and Co

83 user reviews 4

Bottomless drinks and 1 other offer

Tanner and Co is a Bermondsey restaurant with a brilliant location near The Shard and London Bridge. The industrial-style restaurant is great for reserving an area no matter what your party size and the good quality British fare won't break the bank.

BFI Bar and Kitchen

299 user reviews 4

Pre-Movie and 4 other offers

Located on South Bank, the BFI building is a great spot for an affordable Christmas party. The bar and restaurant attract a diverse range of clientele, is moments from Waterloo station and serves everything from festive burgers to seasonal dishes.

Bottomless Chicken Wings for £10 and 2 other offers

Looking for the perfect spot in north London? Make your way to this Angel favourite, where you'll find a festive spread split across 3 floors, with various private rooms. Whether you're after an intimate dinner party or a big knees up, the sharing feasts and decadent drinks will make it a night to remember.

WE ARE BAR Bishopsgate

69 user reviews 4

Happy Hour and 3 other offers

This Bishopsgate hub has had its own lil' elves working hard over the past year to prepare you a fine festive feast. From pocket-friendly nibbles to late-night boogieing and even smart sit-down meals, WE ARE BAR has you well and truly covered to cheer in this jolly season in style.

Balans Soho Society Soho

95 user reviews 4

Try 5 dishes from our brand new Small Plates menu for the price of 3!

Mixing sophistication with eccentricity, Balans Soho Society is a quintessential wintertime choice. You'll be treated to quirky interiors, a delicious seasonal spread and a fantastic set of crackers filled with the best present you could ask for... booze.

Patch St. Paul's

166 user reviews 4


Renowned for offering superb value for money just minutes from St. Paul's, Patch takes it to another level this time of year. Richly experienced in hosting canapé receptions, formal dining, late-night discos and exclusive hires, this chic cocktail bar will even devote a personal event manager to your party to help things run seamlessly.

Lockside Camden

37 user reviews 4

FREE birthday bottle of Prosecco and 3 other offers

Hot foot it to Camden this Christmas as Lockside are here for all your festive party needs. From sit down three course meals and festive buffets to karaoke and gingerbread cider, they're here to give your party some almighty, festive feels.

The White Swan

93 user reviews 5

Exclusive January Offer: Selection of Canapés and bowl food for £25pp and 1 other offer

Looking to join one of the most warming pubs in London for a cheeky knees up? If we hit the festive nail on the head, we think The White Swan might do the same. Not only traditional and charming, you can enjoy seasonal British plates and delicious wine too.

Kitty Hawk

587 user reviews 4

With open arms and a beaming smile, Kitty Hawk is sitting pretty in London's financial district. The cafe serves freshly ground coffee, while the kitchen plates up delicious artisan pizzas and exquisite steaks at lunch and dinner time. Beautifully decorated and with a number of different seating areas, it's the perfect spot for an affordable night out.

Jamies Tudor Street

90 user reviews 4

£50 Food and Drink Package and 9 other offers

Indeed affordable, but by no means lower quality, Jamie Oliver's Embankment outpost is prepped for an excellent feast this season. Reasonably priced drinks packages, plenty of nibbles and tipples to choose from, great vibes and music cheer, Jamie's will throw a party tailored just for you.

Megaro Bar

61 user reviews 4

Beautifully decorated and propped up high thanks to a stellar cocktail menu, Megaro is full of charm and character. The venue is split between two beautifully decorated rooms; the Dark Room and the Picture Room. Decked out with cinema-style seating and vibrant paintings on the wall, this is a great spot for events in Kings Cross.

The Long Acre

20 user reviews 3

The Long Acre brings a range of bespoke party packages to the table once festive season rolls around. Make yourself at home in one of their beautiful little nooks and enjoy a private Christmas dinner, bring the office for a sit-down feast or invite your clients for an evening of finger food and warming cocktails. There's coffee, mince pies and festive cocktail masterclasses to consider, too.

Rich Mix

4 user reviews 5

From live gigs and comedy shows, to spoken word and film screenings, Rich Mix caters for a huge variety of events. The venue's versatility makes it a great spot for whatever festive vent you might be planning. And better still, as a registered charity, all proceeds and profits go to supporting local art and education projects. 

Salvador & Amanda

785 user reviews 4

Flamenco Show, 6 tapas and sangria and 3 other offers

Nestled in the centre of the West End, this eclectic tapas bar serves up flavours of Spain to hungry and thirsty Londoners. Tuck into a festive lunch or dinner for as little as £25, washed down with one of their delicious cocktails. Feliz Navidad y'all.

Patch East

122 user reviews 4

Match Your First Round For Free! and 1 other offer

Bespoke packages start from just £22.50 per head at this City spot, but don't think that means that you won't be treated to a party of the highest accord. Undoubtedly one of London's premier private hire venues, you'll find a team of party planners work to ensure your night goes snag-free.

Apples and Pears

279 user reviews 5

Cocktail Specials for £6.50 until 8pm and 1 other offer

Located on the bustling Brick Lane, Apples and Pears is an endearing neighbourhood cocktail bar that offers something special. Beautifully decorated, the bar staff have years of experience and are able to produce an impressive line-up of irresistible cocktails using an arsenal of spices and fruit.


78 user reviews 4

Overlooking the Grand Union Canal in Paddington Basin, the super-modern spot with a touch of vintage charm is perfect for those looking for a cool location. Book out the restaurant and cosy mezzanine are and you'll party in style with a selection of legendary cocktails and delicious canapes, all for a fair price. 

Please even the fussiest of eaters this Christmas with a trip to one of London's tastiest pizza places. Feast on sourdough bases topped with seasonal ingredients of your choosing, and share among the table for extra yuletide cheer.