If you're after something a little different for your festive bash, look no further than The Murdér Express. This immersive murder mystery experience is complete with 1940s cocktails and a gorgeous four-course menu. Available for exclusive hire, the curios spot will treat you to a memorable evening of chaos and crime, before finding the culprit.
Quirky Christmas Party In London
Turkey, too much mulled wine and boughs of holly at every turn - Christmas sure is swell, but sometimes it can feel a bit repetitive. From bauble-juggling acrobats through to Mariah-esque drag queens, we're looking for something a bit different this festive season. And the city's bars and restaurants have delivered; check out our list of London's quirky Christmas party venues and shake things up.
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Well, howdy partner! Take your quirky Christmas party to its logical conclusion and go full Wild West at this fabulous themed pop up in East London. Gather your bubble for and enjoy everything the Moonshine Saloon has to offer.
Located not far from Paddington, Huckster is a multi-space venue that's got something for everyone. With various themed rooms, including a Chinatown space, a Brooklyn-inspired bar, and Karaoke rooms, the West London spot lets you tailor your party.
Fancy something a little bit different for this year's yuletide celebrations? Over at Bethnal Green Working Men's Club in East London, you can enjoy a Christmas Extravaganza cabaret show, complete with a fantastic host and sassy showgirls.
Perfect for a quirky London Christmas party, The Big London Bake Off is a top spot for festive fun. Get your bubble together and prepare to battle it out to see who is the real star baker - there's always plenty of sweet treats to go around.
London's infamous immersive bar, Alcotraz will have you spending time in the clink this Christmas. The perfect back drop for a suitably kooky festive do, you won't have to worry about your get up because everyone will be clambering into some fetching orange jumpsuits for the occasion.
A stunning collision of cabaret and fine dining, this Covent Garden cocktail spot comes alive with aerialists, fire-eaters, drag, and dancers. Designed to impress, the restaurant fans out from a stage - making sure you have one hell of a view as you tuck into Asian inspired fare.
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 both in this Parisian chic cocktail bar and dessert diner.
Set behind a huge yellow door, this Notting Hill bar is the ultimate place to party come the festive season. Recreating a shared house vibe, the space is full of quirky furniture along with having a basement room available for private hire.
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.
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.
Ever spent your Christmas party in a ball pit? Well, now you can. Head for a boozy brunch, games night or big ol' bash at Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch, where bottomless bubbles, DJs and plenty of pizza await at their Winter Wonderland.
You don't have to snaffle your sandwiches in secret on this vehicle; Bustronome is a gourmet dining experience that takes you around the sites of London while feeding you festive fare. This year they've got a multi-course menu which includes lobster or duck; alternatively, the entire bus can be hired for corporate occasions.
While i might look a lot like a living room, Homeboy is actually one of the best bars around. Bringing Irish hospitality to North London, the venue whips up excellent cocktails, along with having an incredible selection of Irish whiskey.
Round up your elves and head south of the river where Tropix is bringing you a slice of beach life. An island escape in the heart of Clapham, the energetic bar serves up big flavours, delicious cocktails and exotic food all at a reasonable price.
If you're looking for a Christmas party spot unlike any other in the city this winter, make a beeline for Winterland. From themed brunches and cosy seasonal spaces, to fondue in igloos, it's the ultimate love letter to all things chilly.
Christmas parties don't come much quirkier than Sounds Familiar Music Quiz. The hilarious music quiz is back this year with more festive antics - think singalongs, conga lines and the chance to snap up some fabulous themed prizes.
Keep things quirky this Christmas in London with Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events. From festive bottomless brunches to themed dinners, their winter event schedule is packed with plenty of cool and quirky happenings around the city.
Not your average Christmas party venue, Near & Far's second outpost promises a touch of California in the heart of Camden. There's 4 bustling floors, with everything from neon lights and private rooms to a palm-tree lined terrace and cracking cocktails.
Join Nikki's at their home in East London for some seriously quirky Christmas parties, from Bad Santa singalongs to drag queen battles. Armed with a plethora of signature cocktails, stunning performers and a naughty attitude, this place sure to host one memorable night out.
Located in the heart of Shoreditch, this wacky venue offers weirdness by the bucket-load. Bringing you quirky cocktails and stunning live shows, you can really let loose at this wonderful circus-themed spot.
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, bartop dancing and outrageous antics are your kind of Christmas party then this is a spot for you.
Looking to add a dash of competition to you Christmas party? Head no further than Electric Shuffle, the all-new technological spin on shuffleboard. Perfectly placed in Canary Wharf, they'll be powering up this winter, armed with plenty of refreshments to enhance your experience.
A quirky Christmas party in London, The 90s Brunch promises to take you back to the glory days of the Spice Girls, Capri Suns and Tamagotchis with their themed bash. Expect bottomless cocktails, tasty dishes and an unbeatable soundtrack.
All Star Lanes adds a touch of tinseltown to your office party celebrations this Christmas. Offering a ridiculously fun evening from Brick Lane to Holborn, Stratford and Shepherd's Bush), they've got bowling, American comfort food and kitsch cocktails, as well as luxe private rooms for that added private VIP experience.
Celebrate Christmas at Flight Club's festive brunch, complete with Christmas jumpers, bottomless pizza, a bottle of prosecco and Winter Pimm's, 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.
One of the party animals, these colourful haunts 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 Angel, Soho, Brixton and beyond for a vibrant start to their festive period.
This Christmas spread some yuletide joy by cruising up and down the River Thames. This quirky festive celebration will have you rocking around the Christmas tree to classic tunes for the ultimate boat party experience, with plenty of food and drink to boot.
St. Nick has only gone and made the naughty list this year and to pay back the good citizens of London, he'll be cracking out that singing voice. Bottomless brunch, festive tunes and a saucy DJ setlist make for one quirky Christmas do at Bar Elba.
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.
Want to plan a Christmas party with extra wow-factor? Deck the Halls at Pergola Paddington is one winning spot. You'll get to snap pictures of the festive interiors, dine on warming winter dishes and sip themed concoctions from one of their gorgeous bookable areas.
From the downstairs cocktail bar which is available for private hire through to gin blending classes and the homely Italian dishes, Cattivo has everything you need for a cracking Christmas bash.
Spread across two floors, The Book Club is a Shoreditch stalwart that can be adapted for all your private hire needs. Take the downstairs room, which can be used in its entirety, which sports interesting features such as a bulb-covered ceiling and exposed brickwork.
In need of something to warm you up after those long and cold winter days? Look no further than The Reggae Brunch. Bringing sunshine vibes to a top-secret London location, you can expect non-stop tunes, a three-course Caribean meal and bottomless rum punch at this quirky festive-themed party.
Shuffling isn't just for summer, guys. Take the plunge and book your Christmas do at this Shoreditch hangout. With a great drinks selection, tasty pizzas and plenty of space to get your shuffle on, it's one of the top quirky venues for a festive fiesta this year.
Boasting some seriously state-of-the-art technology, this excellent crazy golf experience is a must-visit if you're looking for a quirky twist on the classic Christmas party. Enjoy round-after-round of golfing while you sip on stellar cocktails or head to the Bank site for fun in the City.
The Christmas Steam Express is one of the best places for a party this festive season. Fill your guests with yuletide cheer as you hop aboard a luxurious steam engine that'll take you through the city as you indulge in a traditional feast.
The quirkiest Christmas party venue in London? It doesn't get much more wild than ZSL London Zoo. An iconic landmark for tourists and locals alike, the iconic spot is offering you the space to eat, drink and get merry while overlooking, lemurs, lions and all sorts.