Quirky Christmas Party In London

We all know that everyone wants to try something a bit different for their London Christmas party, so we've decided to come up with the best. From quirky pop-ups that boast the best in festive activities to unusual restaurant offer out more than just your average, seasonal fare, if you're looking for a party that is quirky and unique, look no further than this list right here. 

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Last updated on 14th May 2019

Flight Club

281 user reviews 5

Celebrate Christmas at Flight Club's festive brunch, complete with Christmas jumpers, bottomless pizza, a bottle of prosecco and Winter Pimms, DJs, festive treats and darts! If you're feeling something a little later in the day, check out the party planning options at any of their Victoria, Bloomsbury and Shoreditch venues.

Barrio Soho

133 user reviews 4

Amigo Hour Specials until 7pm!

One of the party animals, this colourful Soho haunt offers a stunning range of tasty cocktails and delicious food that will bring a taste of the tropics to your Christmas party. Head down to this or their Angel location for a vibrant start to their festive period.

One of the best Christmas pop ups in London, there's always something happening down at Clapham's Winterville. Boasting a huge range of activities, from Roller Disco and cabaret to crazy golf and ice-skating, it's a great idea for a Christmas party whether you're hiring out one of their spaces or just heading down for a night out.

HAPPY HOUR 2 FOR 12! 17:00-20:00 and 3 other offers

Step into any London Cocktail Club from Liverpool Street to Fitzrovia and you'll find yourself surrounded by some of the most devilish drinks in town - and their makers. If fire, bar-top dancing and outrageous antics are your kind of Christmas party then this is a spot for you.


25 user reviews 4

Made out of ice and made to never melt by maintaining temperatures of -5 degrees, ICEBAR London is London's only cocktail hangout that is literally frozen. Proving there's no need to go all the way to the cold cold depths of Lapland to find Father Christmas, instead rally up your troops and hire out the Moose Room and Reindeer Lounge for your festive frolics.

The Piano Works Farringdon

931 user reviews 4

Champagne & Cocktail Hour: 5pm to 7pm and 8 other offers

Taking you back to the bygone drinking days of the era where pianos gave the soundtrack to your night, The Piano Works is a strictly live music zone where you can submit your request and the band will play it out. Don't be fooled though, this place isn't your sit and swill joint, it's big (in an old warehouse), it's loud and it's got a huge dance floor. Hello Santa. 

Blues Kitchen Shoreditch

47 user reviews 4

£5 cocktails and 3 other offers

Not only will you find all manner of Deep Southern Americana meats lathered in BBQ sauce, grilled, slow cooked and smoked, but you'll also find one of Shoreditch's best nightlife spots. Live bands play a mix of the best throwback genres from Funk and Soul to Jazz, and with a pretty hefty dance floor to roam, your Christmas party will be all about meat, music and mayhem whether you're here or at their Brixton and Camden locales.


76 user reviews 4

Huddle up with your Christmas crew and head to Core for your Xmas party! This year will be their first Christmas blowout and it promises to be a fun one. First, fuel yourself with festive food as Core put on a multitude of dinning options - from three course meals to help-yourself fork buffets; cocktail receptions to coffee and mince pies - there's something for everyone at this edgy city bar. Following that, celebrate with a Christmas cocktail and hit the dance floor hard. 

All Star Lanes Brick Lane

16 user reviews 5

All Star Lanes add a touch of tinseltown to your office party celebrations this Christmas! Offering a ridiculously fun evening out on Brick Lane (or in Holborn, Stratford or Shepherd's Bush), there will be bowling, there will be American-styled comfort food and there will be kitsch cocktails. Soak in the buzzing atmosphere of the main room or book out one of their luxe private rooms for that added private VIP experience.

With stylish wood-panelled interiors and cool wall murals, this Regent's Place hub of coffee and cocktails offers a fantastic space for a quirky office do. With space for up to 150 people, and small food menu if you need to soak up the sauce, it's got everything you need for a unique night.


6 user reviews 5

Fancy some boat cruisin' and boozin'? Well, this boat is strictly moored at the side of the Thames but still! You can shmooze around the deck, get wined and dined and even treat yourself to a late night boogie at Bar&Co. With spectacular views of London's evening skyline to take in, have your boat bash tailor made to your party needs as a private venue. 

Humble Grape Battersea

170 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch: and 1 other offer

Located in leafy Battersea, this industrial-inspired wine bar boasts two floors of warm wooden benches, quirky fixings and chipboard walls. Serving up some of the finest wine and tapas in South London, it's a great spot for a funky Christmas party, or if you're feeling something more intimate, their Liverpool Street venue offers a smaller but no less elegant option.

Apples and Pears

309 user reviews 5

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

With walls covered in local street art and a stunning drinks menu on the cards, this Aldgate spot is a top idea for a unique and festive place to party this season. Book a space to add an eclectic and lively twist to your Christmas festivities.

The Exhibit

489 user reviews 4

Boutique Cinema Hire and 5 other offers

This Balham bar stocks much more than just booze with its own boutique cinema room, private dining rooms and a gallery room where you'll find a sweet balcony. As an ideal place to socialise, The Exhibit always has a buzzing atmosphere owed to its creative space. So, for a Christmas party that's more fun than flop, take a tour around this joint or its Streatham sister, for great entertainment, food and drinks. 

Beer Pong Package and 2 other offers

If you're looking to party like a rockstar this Christmastime, it's got to be over to Belushi's. Ever the generous hosts, they'll get your party started with champagne bombs and a stocking stuffed with awesomeness for every guest. There's a rockin' list of drinks and a range of classic food options to suit your crew, and a kickass rock & roll playlist provides the soundtrack. London Bridge not convenient? Check out Belushi's Shepherd's Bush or Hammersmith locations instead.


215 user reviews 5

Tucked away on Chancery Lane is Baranis; a chic cocktail bar hidden away in the vaulted cellar of an old establishment. Boasting the UK's only indoor petanque court, try your Christmas party on with some classic French inspired cocktails, traditional French aperitifs in the form of Pastis and a few games of boules! 

Alfred Le Roy

3 user reviews 5

Floating effortlessly in one of East London's picturesque canals, Alfred Le Roy offers Londoners a quirky way to celebrate the Yuletide. Unlike most other Christmas party venue, this party-barge sets sail down London's complex web of canal channels, offering its guests stunning cocktails, ice-cold craft beers and equally dazzling canal side views. Playing all your favourite songs along the way, this is perfect for anyone looking for a Christmas party with some spark. 

Bounce, Old Street

625 user reviews 5

Ping Pong and Packages and 2 other offers

Hands down one of the most fun places to party in the whole of London - Bounce brings UV ping pong, cracking tunes, festive food and premium drinks to the table for your office bash this year. Choose to hire out a private space at their Old Street or Farringdon locations, one of their semi-private areas or just go big in the vibrant main space, with a range of traditional festive eats and specialty pizza packages to choose between and a great range of premium drinks available to pre-order.

Proud City

54 user reviews 4

Ready for a slice of Paris right here in London? Experience the glamour of Proud, as their City gem hosts a festive special; where you'll find multi-course menus and refreshing cocktails all while burlesque performers and cabaret stars work their magic.

Old Street Records

370 user reviews 4

Cheap Date - 2 Pizzas and 2 Drinks for £19 and 1 other offer

Serving up pizzas, cocktails and eye-popping interiors, this neon-lit is the perfect spot to bundle all the gang into for a night of drinking, dancing and festive merrymaking. And if you're looking for something a little more West, their sister sites in Clapham Common and Clapham Junction offer a similarly raucous rock'n'roll-style atmosphere.

Basement Sate

262 user reviews 4

There are few things in life that are better than cocktails and desserts, so it's a shame that the two rarely ever get to play together. Basement Sate puts an end to all of that by marrying the two in this Parisian chic cocktail-bar-cum-dessert-diner. With so much opportunity to indulge on all of your favourite things, this unique venue is ideal for a fun christmas party.

The Escapologist

1503 user reviews 4

2-4-1 On All Pizzas Every Sunday and Monday

Part Victorian men's club, part masonic lodge in style, this cool venue in Seven Dials boasts some of the swishest interiors in Covent Garden. Perfect for a lavish function with a twist, you'll find pizzas and quirky cocktails to keep those fun times flowing.

Tropicana Beach Club

1239 user reviews 4

Covered by over 500 bird decorations, with huge palm trees stretching from the floor to the ceiling, a lagoon pool-style dance floor and various cabanas spread throughout, every aspect has been arranged to transport you to a tropical beach. Alongside the menu of beach-grill inspired dishes on offer, the bartenders serve over 50 different types of rum and fruit infused cocktails.  

Secretive in all it does, the Looking Glass is cosy cocktail den based in Shoreditch on the innocent looking Hackney Road. Hidden behind a life size looking glass, the bar is debaucherous and constantly buzzing with mischievous fun. With some of the oldest recipes ingrained in their memories and the finest spirits, fruits and spices in town, the team of expert mixologists serve up a stunning array of concoctions for guests to lose themselves in.