Group Nights Out in London

There's no point staying at home and being anti-social, so why not call up your friends and hit the town this week? With the amount that goes on in London you're sure to find a great night for your group of chums alongside. From trendy clubbing to partying with old folks and playing games, check out our recommended list of the best group nights currently on in London.

Last updated on 6th January 2020




Munich Cricket Club brings a dash of Bavarian party spirit to Victoria. Hungry? That's great news - there's all kinds of traditional German delicacies like wurst and schnitzel to enjoy alongside a range of smaller plates and sharing platters. You could always skip the grub and make straight for the steins, with plenty of beer from Munich breweries slotting in with £8 cocktails and wine. There's a lively party atmosphere to this place, especially when the oompah band get into full swing.

Kansas Smitty's

168 user reviews 4

Coupling soulful live music with authentic julep cocktails, Kansas Smitty's is a cocktail bar that specialises in etching smiles on the faces of all its guests. Really making sure that everyone has a memorable experience here, the venue's house band take over the stage 5 nights a week, playing legendary jazz numbers and intoxicating guests with their melodic tunes. Grab your mates, head to Haggerston and enjoy a group night out at this dazzling cocktail bar. 

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Inspired by Sherlock Holmes and the infamous Mind Palace, this quirky bar combines cocktail drinking with puzzles and games. Use your knowledge to outsmart Moriarty's right hand man, while creating a cocktial and sipping your way through their masterful mixology at the same time.

Spectacular Pub Quizzes

33 user reviews 5

Grab your gang and head to Harlem Soul on a Tuesday and you'll find the ultimate Friends quiz night simply couldn't be any better. Packed with Oh My Gaawd moments, Smelly Cat singalongs and Ross's famous margaritas, it's sure to brighten your midweek. 

Floripa

102 user reviews 3

Mixing the best of Brazilian culture and the London music scene, Floripa is an incredible party venue in Shoreditch inspired by the party island off the coast of Brazil that shares the same name. Hosting live DJs and incredible parties, it's ideal for groups as you can hire your own table for food and drinks.

Get your gang together for a group night out with a difference down at Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes. Their once a month #RnBBowling event sees some of London's hottest DJs descend on Kings Cross to keep the good times flowing all night long (even if your bowling technique does seem to go awry along the way...)

Matchbox

5 user reviews 4

Matchbox is a new cocktail bar nestled in the heart of Shoreditch High Street. The experienced team of mixologists behind the bar have honed their skills over the years and serve a number of freshly made cocktails all named after famous sports stars. If that wasn't enticing enough, the venue's kitchen serves guests delicious sharing platters of food while they watch all the best live sporting action on one of the venue's huge 55-inch plasma screens. 

Live Band Karaoke!

2 user reviews 5

Warm up your vocal chords and head on over to legendary Peckham venue Ivy House, where you and your mates can form the ultimate super group. Backed by a live four-piece band you'll be able to unleash your inner rockstars at this unique karaoke event. 

Meantime Brewing Company

39 user reviews 5

Switch up your group night out with a visit south of the river where Meantime Brewing Company's Greenwich site offers a range of beer-led activities. Think boozy masterclasses, meet the maker events and even private tours.

Bar Rumba

625 user reviews 3

Student Night- Wednesdays. £3 selected drinks with valid Student ID. T's & C's Apply and 2 other offers

A late night club in the heart of Leicester Square, Bar Rumba shows no restraint when it comes to a fun night of dancing and drinking in the West End. A great dance floor playing all the chart hits and a comedy club on the weekends, there's always something going on here. Generous happy hours and other great drink deals make this a night you can't miss! 

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

115 user reviews 5

Put the fun back into your next big night out with Sounds Familiar Music Quiz, the party night that combines belting tunes with pub quiz. The hilarious event is touring London and Brighton for nights of table dancing, bonus rounds and confetti canons.

Catch Bar

20 user reviews 3

Catch Bar in Shoreditch is the perfect place for groups. At this lively Mexican bar, you can reserve an area for you and your mates, before working your way through their amazing cocktail list. For food you can order traditional Tacos and Tortas. Later DJs turn the music up and the party continues over two floors until the early hours. 

@ Night Tales on Various dates from Friday 24th January 2020

Tucked under two railway arches, this Hackney Central venue features a beautiful covered garden, numerous street food stalls and a 400-capacity clubbing space. With regular DJs every Friday and Saturday, gather the gang together for a guaranteed fun night out with something for everyone.

The Little Yellow Door

103 user reviews 5

50% off the food bill for up to six people and 1 other offer

Take your mates to a restaurant that's cool, quirky and full of life, The Little Yellow Door. The Flatmates are throwing open their doors for boozy brunches, Sunday lunches and house parties that ooze style and a uniquely vibrant feel. 

Top Secret Comedy Club

21 user reviews 4

Buried beneath a restaurant on Drury Lane, this top secret event space is a dingy den dedicated to the masters of comic performance. Gather a group of your nearest and dearest and let big names such as Jack Whitehall and Jason Manford take you on a journey through the riskiest of jokes and the most hilarious of gags as you kick back with a pint and let the good times roll.

So Board

14 user reviews 5

Not your average night out, So Board is taking old school games to a new level. Join them as they head to the likes of The Four Thieves and The Birds, armed with ard games, retro board game and discounted food and drinks to keep you fed and watered.

Even the fussiest of eaters will love this place, with stone ground flour and wild yeast making up the earthy sourdough base. Radio Alice's slices are a sought-after product in the capital. They're prefect for sharing before a big night out, with a bottle of fine Italian wine. 

@ Secret London Location on Sunday 19th January 2020 and 3 other dates

Nothing spices up a night out like a little competition, so take your mates to the ultimate diva-off... Lip Sync Dance Battle. You'll choose your categories and go face-to-face in a dancing and lip sync battle that is fit for Ru Paul himself. 

The Grand

544 user reviews 4

Free Birthday Bubbly! Only valid before 11pm.

The Grand is one of the most famous and prestigious places to party in Clapham, located right opposite Clapham Junction station. Rally up the squad and head inside this beautiful and historic nightclub, where the events programme features everything from club nights to live gigs and comedy shows to theatre performances.

Tropicana Beach Club

31 user reviews 4

Discounts available on certain events

You're on to a winner with this central London tropical party spot. Serving up a double whammy of a night, start your evening with a jaw-dropping show of cabaret and circus acts before moving to the dancefloor where they'll be keeping the mood high with non-stop club classics till the early hours.

1920 Bar

29 user reviews 4

The super stylish 1920's in Clerkenwell is an ideal option for all kinds of different group nights out. Perfect for a lads trip out, the place features no less than four American pool tables for an intra-mates tournament or two, while the compelling cocktail list makes it a great option for girls night too. The venue offers a whole host of private hire packages and buzzing DJ nights. A must visit for a Farringdon night out.

Patch East

188 user reviews 4

HAPPY HOUR

Inspired by the creative thinkers in Shoreditch, Patch East is a new cocktail bar near Bank that's been turning heads with its inventive cocktails and quirky themes. The venue has a number of different rooms and seating areas, all decorated with distinctive themes and a random collection of furniture. Whether you're gulping down drinks in the Ski Lodge room or taking in all the charm of the neon-heavy Shinjuku area, you're certain to leave this themed bar in London with a smile on your face and a spring in your step.

It's that time of year again. The Montague on the Gardens is back for an alpine-themed winter season, filled with hot toddies, sparkling lights and cosy retreats. Whether you're on a first date or Christmas party, the ski lodge can cater for you; with a variety of group packages available.

The Reggae Brunch

1496 user reviews 4

Held at a secret London location, this unique brunch brings together delicious Jamaican-inspired cuisine from the Cottons team, alongside bottomless rum punch and the biggest reggae tunes all day long.