Engagement Party Venues in London
There's nothing better than having a great engagement party with your nearest and dearest, before the big day when all the distant relatives and neighbours pitch up. So while you still have the chance, make your engagement party the second most unforgettable day of your life. There are plenty of great engagement party venues in the city - from rooftop views, classy fine dining restaurants, fun time party vibe bars with DJ sets and even live shows. Read our list of the best recommended engagement party venues in London and make it a day you won't forget.
Last updated on 18th August 2017
For an extra-special engagement party venue, check out chic 1920's style bar, The Luggage Room. Hidden behind an unassuming black door, you'll find the decadent bar filled with period curiosities, fine liquors and handmade cabinets. Sip Highballs into the early hours with jazz music providing the back drop to an already elegant engagement.
Now that's you've finally sealed that soon to be wedding deal, it's time to pick an engagement party bar in London. Join Victory Mansion not only for some of the best in small plates, but some of the finest in private hire spaces and cocktails in Stoke Newington.
Based in a glorious Georgian townhouse overlooking Smithfield Market, Bird is the ideal space for engagement and wedding related celebrations. Start with a champagne and canape reception on either the ground floor or the stunning roof terrace, enjoy a delightful wedding breakfast and round off your celebrations in the Birdcage; a basement cocktail bar tailor made for hosting private celebrations where live music and DJ sets rings out into the night.
This charmingly personal local in Maida Vale offers top quality in all quarters. Food is excellent and sourced from local suppliers, craft beer options are vast and the wine list has been carefully selected to match the food on your plate. Everybody’s really friendly, and the first floor private room is ready to host functions for up to 120 guests.
Head over to Marylebone to find newly renovated pub The Harcourt. As well as a spacious front bar, the venue also has an airy conservatory or stylish upstairs dining room, both of which are perfect for enjoying their Scandi-inspired food.
With choices between intimate booths and swanky private rooms, Stephen St Kitchen is a wonderful choice for an Engagement Party. The venue has a modern and airy setting, with an open kitchen and stylish bar serving up all the tipples you need to celebrate.
Celebrate your engagement in an intimate restaurant filled with the romantic charm of Paris. Just off Kensington high street is Aubaine, the perfect location to bring the people in your life that you love together to experience delicious food and great French vibes.
The Jam Tree is a relaxing and friendly bar and restaurant boasting a secret room behind a bookcase that can be booked for parties and events (it even has a Ping Pong table!). The Jam Tree also has a beautiful garden terrace that can be booked so if you are looking for inspiration on where to host your engagement party, The Jam Tree might be it.
This Indian inspired cocktail bar and restaurant has modern chic stylings with an exotic twist. Situated close to Liverpool Street, Anise marries the industrial heritage of the old East India Company building in which it is housed, with a contemporary and suave decor. They are great hosts for events and special parties and the cocktails are delicious!
Set in Smithfield, this swish bar is the work of the man behind Michelin starred Club Gascon. The bar has industrial interiors, mixed with sheer luxury as a gilded brass bar is mixed with velvet sofas, there's delicious French tapas and an amazing cocktail selection.
Set in the brand new foodie wing of Somerset House you'll find a delightful cafe-turn-bar-turn-restaurant called Pennethorne's where a European inspired dinner and drinks destination awaits. In the ambient surrounds of Somerset House and awash with Mordern styled interiors, Pennethorne's totes the perfect atmosphere for an engagement party in London.
Camino is a delightfully vibrant tapas restaurant serving steaks and Rioja to knock your socks off. Airy, comfy and packed out with relics from all over the world, it’s a super stylish place to celebrate if you’re partying in the City. The Salon de Fiesta room is a winner for private parties of up to 60 revellers.
The Roof Gardens command some of the most spectacular scenery for a great engagement party in the summer in London. The Babylon restaurant is the ideal setting for a sit-down meal. If you want a more dynamic engagement party, why not book an area and enjoy smaller dishes, sharing cocktails and the VIP table service treatment for when the party starts.
Devonshire Terrace is a classy restaurant and bar on Liverpool Street. The venue boasts two incredible outdoor areas as well as a stunning dining room that is perfect for holding an engagement party. Guests are sure to be impressed by the amazing drinks selection, especially the wine!
Opium is a hidden Dim Sum Parlour and Cocktail bar in Soho that is perfect for hosting an engagement party in London. With unique rooms, beautiful Chinese stylings and a wow factor, this secret bar is dying to be booked.
Often touted as one of the best Indian and Pan-Asian restaurants in London, With a stylish cocktail bar and lounge, bespoke contemporary design throughout, a private dining room and live music Mint Leaf is super sleek with stunning interior and intimate areas, perfect for hosting your parties and events.
This beautiful restaurant and bar is the perfect place to host an engagement party and has multiple areas available for private hire. Serving delicious British food and unique cocktails, you can entertain your friends in a lively and cool space right on the river, boasting incredible views. The outdoor terrace is a beautiful spot if you happen to find yourself there on a sunny London day, but don't worry because you can still see the views from inside and the space is modern, comfy and sophisticated.
For a bit of glitz and glamour, book Dirty Martini for your engagement party. You can enjoy a drink in the Martini Lounge, on a stool in the main bar or hire a bespoke tunnel, bed or vault for private gatherings or parties. This can be all yours for a night of cocktail sipping and celebrations!