Situated on Chancery Lane, Baranis is an ideal space for everything from after-work drinks to team nights out. Expect glamorous vibes with cocktails galore, intimate booths and the UK's only indoor petanque court. After some fun in the City? You've found it.
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...
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.
With dinner and drinks options to suit every budget and group size, Ruby Blue is one of London's best Christmas party destinations. Choose between a various dining options and soak up the vibrant atmosphere in the heart of the West End.
Based in East London, Tapas Revolution is the perfect place for a laid-back party with a twist. Swap turkey for tapas and celebrate the festive season Navidad style. Complete with great cocktail deals and a huge range of small plates to satisfy every taste bud, this place is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.
With outposts in Camden, Greenwich and Shepherd's Bush, Belishi's are spreading the love across the city with their feel-good vibe and affordable prices this Christmas. Get your festivities sorted by heading to their Hammersmith haunt where you can rock around the tree till dawn.
Make your way southwest, where this Battersea favourite is serving up old school cocktails, throwback tunes and tasty dishes on the menu. With over 60 craft vbeers sitting pretty alongside a wide range of wines and cocktils, you won't go thirsty here.
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.
Nothing says Christmas like pizza and burgers. We're not even making that up - Covent Garden eatery Fire and Stone offers a buttermilk fried turkey burger with cranberry sauce and a turkey pizza with Brussels sprouts, stuffing and gravy. Add a glass of Prosecco and you've got yourself a real Christmas feast.
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.
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.
Based in the heart of the City, this comfortably chic bar and restaurant is a perfect Crimbo choice. With a range of exclusive cocktails, including a Quince & Walnut Old Fashioned, it's both fancy and fun, like all good end of year parties should be.
Another Fuller's favourite found in the city is the Shooting Star, where chefs use seasonal ingredients and the bar team pull crisp ales in a jovial atmosphere. Come for the full-on feast; it's a traditional line-up of London Porter smoked salmon, roast turkey and black cab Christmas pudding.
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.
One of the top spots in Hackney for a Christmas shindig, Well Street Pizza is getting ready for some serious slice action and great drinks. Boasting a cool basement bar and fantastic menu, its one of the top spots for a fun winter gathering.
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.
Located on the corner of Well Street Market, this east London handout is stylish, spacious and versatile. Whether you're in need of a location for a last minute work do or friendly get-together, this spot is perfect for hosting private events, drinks receptions and more.
Hidden away beneath The Botanist, this subterranean cocktail bar is the perfect location for late night drinks and a slinky party. Offering you something a little more exclusive, you can escape to a luxurious space filled with a variety of creative cocktails.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Looking to throw a Christmas party in London where some of the finest bottles of wine and plates of meat and game in the business come together? Then it looks like you'll be gathering the party troops for a night out at The Jugged Hare.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Maybe you're on the lookout for a good old-fashioned pub to host your celebrations. Here's where The Admiralty would suit - offering a vibrant atmosphere in a location inspired by the HMS Victory. Indulge in a menu of the freshest ingredients and the usual batch of trademark Fuller's seasonal ales.
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.
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 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!
Going through the stress of looking for an affordable Christmas venue in London? Let Dirty Martini take a little weight off your shoulders. Boasting luxe spaces, cool interiors and a cocktail menu that sparkles, festive parties here are affordable and fun.
Ask For Janice lay on several options for food, drink and entertainment throughout December. They're well equipped to host lunchtime get-togethers and evening soirees for up to 100, and their speakeasy-styled basement bar is a secluded spot perfect for private Christmas gatherings.
With a cool east London location and a big sense of history, The Ten Bells is a lovely and inexpensive place this December. The quirky boozer has everything from real ale to tasty cocktails, as well as a menu that will please even the fussiest of eaters.
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.
If you fancy some South American flavour then Floripa's fabulous party packages for just the ticket. Layering up the authentic Latino tastes, choose from a traditional 3-course meal affair or go for a buffet offering before boozing up the rest of the evening and breaking out some sassy dance moves.
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.
Get your Christmas party on at Peckham's Batch, where the fizz is good but the cocktails are even better. Fronting festive espresso martinis, Tule Tide Gin Fizzes and many more, it's also got a range of per-head packages available for purchase so all your guests can enjoy what they're shaking up.
When it comes to an exclusive yet affordable option for a Christmas party in London, there's a name that more than has you covered. Boasting one of the most unique dining spaces in the city, these vaults are bespoke, unique and markedly festive.
Party on a boat? Sounds smashing. Take in the stunning views of London's olden city lights and breathe in the chilly air with a drink in hand. Mooch around the fairy-lit deck area on the Thames moored boat and dine, drink, then dance the night away until 3am. Now that's a Christmas parrrdy, right guys.
Rotunda is a great choice for festive celebrations, offering a range of Christmas packages and stunning Nordic-themed menus. For intimate celebrations, book a table within the restaurant and enjoy a four-course menu from only £39.50, or if you're looking for a bigger bash you can hire out their private dining room with its own heated private terrace, blankets and a winter warmer cocktail.