Affordable Christmas Venues in London

Cheap and cheerful options for a casual Christmas bash? Unforgettable venues that will give you an air of elegance without the price tag this festive season? We've come up with everything from gorgeous pubs to notable cocktail bars to help you discover London's affordable Christmas venue scene. 

Our picks of the best cheap Christmas party venues in London? Come and get them...

Last updated on 29th August 2019




Kona Kai

54 user reviews 5

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.

Lost Society

308 user reviews 4

£6.5 on Selected Cocktails. and 1 other offer

Looking for budget-friendly Christmas party venues in London? Look no further because this Battersea hotspot has you covered. From live DJs to excellent bartenders and a solid food offering that caters for all diets, this is one for the list.

Tropicana Beach Club

1379 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

499 user reviews 4

Boutique Cinema Hire and 8 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.

Core

96 user reviews 4

Beer Pong & a Two Pitcher's of Beer and 2 other offers

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! 

Lockside Camden

52 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 Brigade

425 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.

Kitty Hawk

974 user reviews 4

Happy Hour! and 1 other offer

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.

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. 

Blues Kitchen Camden

19 user reviews 4

£5 Cocktails and 4 other offers

With branches in Shoreditch and Brixton too, Blues Kitchen has got your Christmas party covered where ever you are. The venues are known for their good-time vibes as bands take to the stage, playing everything from the blues to hip hop, drinks are whisky-filled and food is deliciously BBQ-y.

The Hat and Tun

128 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. 

Apples and Pears

334 user reviews 5

Christmas at Apples & Pears and 1 other offer

Located off 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.

The Parlour

431 user reviews 4

'Botanical Beauties - Hen Party Package' and 1 other offer

With sharing menus from just £24 per person, this Canary Wharf favourite has nailed the affordable spread. Their Christmas event planning elves are on hand to tailor your package to your own particular needs too, so you can ensure your night goes without a hitch.

BFI Bar and Kitchen

432 user reviews 4

Movie and a Meal and 1 other offer

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.

Upper House

762 user reviews 4

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.

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. 

Patch St. Paul's

204 user reviews 5

HAPPY HOUR

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.

WE ARE BAR Bishopsgate

112 user reviews 4

Happy Hour and 2 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.

Megaro Bar

75 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.

Barrio Brixton

131 user reviews 4

Amigo Happy Hour Specials daily 'til 9pm! and 1 other offer

If there's one thing that Barrio knows how to do, it's throw a smashing party and the festive season is the best time for it. Expect a vibrant soundtrack mixed by DJs, Latin American-inspired cocktails and lashings of mezcal, tequila, rum and pisco.

The Long Acre

42 user reviews 4

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.