Cool & Quirky Venue Hire In London

London is full to the brim of private party options, but what are a little harder to weedle out, are the quirky venue hire options. From rooftops to secret gardens, themed-bars to weirdly wonderful haunts, we've got the scoop on the best unique venues in the city. If you're looking to organise an event hosted from a venue boasting 'something a little different', take a look at our list of quirky private venues to hire options below, and make an enquiry with us online.

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Last updated on 11th November 2019




Simmons Fulham

44 user reviews 5
Boasting one of London's fastest growing cocktail empires, Simmons takes to Fulham for sprightly cocktails and vintage jaunts.  Hailed for their kitsch interiors, Simmons Fulham echoes the same retro…
Full Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 67
Capacity standing 200
Min spend midweek * £1'000
Min spend weekend * £6'000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Bootlegger

25 user reviews 4
Find the secret door and head on down... A sultry prohibition inspired den in the heart of the City, The Bootlegger is a drinking establishment primed for London's retro-lovers. Speakeasy themed, and…
Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 190
Min spend midweek * 5000
Min spend weekend * 3000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Give your run of the mill 10-pin bowling event a well needed makeover with the utterly unique Kingpin Suite at Bloomsbury Lanes.  Fully equipped with no less than 5 bowling lanes, a karaoke room, all…
The Kingpin Suite
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 250
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Circus

921 user reviews 4
Circus is a beautiful collision of cabaret restaurant and cocktail bar hidden in the heart of London’s vibrant Covent Garden. The highly popular Pan-Asian menu, created and overseen by Executive Chef…
Whole Venue - Seated Lounge (Semi-Private)
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 140 0
Capacity standing 300 50
Min spend midweek * 10000 £20pp
Min spend weekend * 30000 £30 pp (max 30 guests)
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Floripa

102 user reviews 3
Floripa London  is a melting pot of Brazilian beach bar, London bloc party club which remixes  the best of London's incredible music scene. Named after the party island off the coast of Brazil, Floripa…
The Chapel Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 22 180
Capacity standing 60 300
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Neighbouring with Box Park, an alluring vivid neon marks the spot to enter East LDN’S edgiest euphoria. Shimmy your way down the staircase with walls splashed in vibrant pinks & jump straight into…
Venue Hire
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 120
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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The Collective Old Oak is the world’s largest co-living building in the world. Co-living is a way of living focused on a genuine sense of community, using shared spaces and facilities to create a more…
The Exchange The Gallery The Private Dining Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 100 50 14
Capacity standing 200 80 25
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Barrio Soho

164 user reviews 4
Barrio Soho is one of central London's leading party bars. With a neighbourhood feel at the core of Barrio's concept, the venue's welcoming staff, flamboyant Latino interiors and potent tequila cocktails…
Basement Full Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 90
Capacity standing 100 175
Min spend midweek * £1 - £10k £5-10K
Min spend weekend * N/A N/A
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Ask For Janice

277 user reviews 5

Ask For Janice is spread across 2 spaces: one, a light and airy cafe style plot and the other a subterranean bar of dim lights and cocktail cavorting. Hire out whichever suits your needs or see your special occasion through across both of these areas and hire out the whole venue. Ask For Janice has it all really: drinks, DJs, eats, lounging and dancing. Done.  

Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Market Hall Fulham

37 user reviews 5
Market Hall Fulham is the first of a new generation of British food halls, located in the heart of Fulham Broadway. They have taken a building with a hundred-year history – an Edwardian Underground station…
Private Room Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 50 300
Capacity standing 80 400
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Barrio Angel

60 user reviews 4
Barrio Angel is a DJ bar, that combines the spirit of community with street culture. Their unique interior takes inspiration from the streets of London to New York, Miami to Mexico, Rio to Havana and charms…
Full Venue
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 70
Capacity standing 175
Min spend midweek * £1K - £3K
Min spend weekend * £15k
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Bar Soho

142 user reviews 3
Bar Soho has been a favourite Old Compton Street haunt for years and is a quirky and fun cocktail bar. Its bullseye-central location helps but it’s the lively atmosphere that always hits home. A bustling…
Boudoir Room Whole Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0 0
Capacity standing 100 300
Min spend midweek * £500 From £8k
Min spend weekend * £2,000 £20k
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Montague on the Gardens Beach Bar - A summer party venue with a unique twist Open through to mid September 2019 The award-winning Beach Bar at The Montague on the Gardens is an unforgettable summer…
The Beach Bar The Large Conservatory The Cigar Terrace
Type of space Outdoor Space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0 0 0
Capacity standing 60 35 60
Min spend midweek * from £1,000 from £1,000 from £1,000
Min spend weekend * from £1,000 from £1,000 from £1,000
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Social

88 user reviews 5
In 1999 The Social opened in Little Portland Street. The brainchild of a record company whose offshoots included a hugely successful underground club night, The Social was set up with a simple manifesto…
Whole Venue Basement Hire Upstair Bar Hire
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space Private Room
Capacity seated 0 0 0
Capacity standing 250 150 80
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Oval Space

1 user review 4
Oval Space is a multi-purpose blank canvas space in East London with over 5000 square feet of unobstructed statement space in a unique London setting. In the three short years since it's been open, Oval…
Exclusive Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 450
Capacity standing 1000
Min spend midweek * POA
Min spend weekend * POA
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Pop Brixton

8 user reviews 5
Pop Brixton is a temporary project that has turned disused land into a creative space for local, independent businesses. Home to over 50 startups across street food, restaurants, bars, retail boutiques…
Pop Box The Greeenhouse The Greenhouse Table
Type of space Venue Hire Outdoor Space Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 90 60 50
Capacity standing 200 175 28
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Think that your fridge is for discarded old cheeses and stale bottles of milk? While yes would be our regular answer, there's one secret bar in the city championing a new way to look at fridges.  Hidden…
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The Brunch Society is delighted to plan a brunch of your choosing for your Office Party! Offering first class brunch events from around the world and tailored to the needs of our clients, we provide…
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The Luggage Room

11 user reviews 5
Comprehensive luxury is the name of the game at The Luggage Room. When you get to the inconspicuous black door, hit the knocker, wait for the shutter to open, and confirm your booking. All very cloakand…
Venue
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 47
Capacity standing 70
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Disrepute

8 user reviews 5
Taking the place of Sixties haunt, ‘The Pinstripe Club’, and inspired by its colourful history of scandal and infamy (where Keeler met Profumo), Disrepute combines timeless qualities and Sixties counterculture…
Lounge Private Vault 1 Private Vault 2
Type of space Basement Space Basement Space Basement Space
Capacity seated 35 8 10
Capacity standing 40 8 10
Min spend midweek * 3000 250 300
Min spend weekend * 4000 400 500
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Silent Disco Boat

7 user reviews 4
Combing silent disco with jaw-dropping Thames-side views of London's most iconic landmarks, Silent Sounds takes place aboard the two-storey Dutch Master.  Departing from the Tower Millennium Pier opposite…
Entire Boat
Type of space Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 350
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Blues Kitchen Brixton

20 user reviews 4
Heralded for their authentic Texan BBQ, live blues music and top-notch cocktails, The Blues Kitchen brings a dose of the Deep South to Brixton. Spread across two floors, its lively atmosphere owes much…
Private Dining Room The Clubroom
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 12 15
Capacity standing 0 350
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Barge East

504 user reviews 5
Boasting an unparalleled location at the junction of two of London’s waterways, Barge East - a new bar & kitchen based aboard a historic Dutch barge has opened in Hackney Wick at the edge of thebeautiful…
Barge East - full venue hire Top deck Captains Cabin
Type of space Venue Hire Rooftop Private Room
Capacity seated 100 50 10
Capacity standing 150 90 15
Min spend midweek * 1000 500 50
Min spend weekend * 3000 2000 200
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Roadtrip & The Workshop

12 user reviews 4
Roadtrip & The Workshop is a roadside juke joint hangout smack bang in the gateway to Shoreditch. Its laid back rock'n'roll aloofness makes it a prime spot for locals, music types and groups of friends…
Ground Floor Basement
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space
Capacity seated 0 0
Capacity standing 200 108
Min spend midweek * £7k £300
Min spend weekend * £15k £500
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Nordic Bar

368 user reviews 4
LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE TO HOST YOUR EVENT? Look no further! Nordic bar is the perfect venue for any event, from after work drinks, birthday parties, stag and hen do’s as well as product launches andfilm…
Entertainment Area Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 35 70
Capacity standing 60 160
Min spend midweek * From £300 - £2.5K From £1K - £5K
Min spend weekend * £1.5k - £3K £5K - £7K
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Little Yellow Door

84 user reviews 5
After a spot of flat-hunting, the capital's favourite flatmates are back in action in the heart of Notting Hill at The Little Yellow Door, one of West London’s most homely and intimate bars locatedjust…
The Little Yellow Door
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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One of South London's most outrageous venues, this Catford pub and kitchen offers a range of unique spaces across multiple floors, as well as a sprawling garden and in-house immersive entertainment.

Function Room
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 50
Capacity standing 80
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Nestling on the edges of the City and Shoreditch is the stunning LSO St Luke’s, home to the London Symphony Orchestra’s pioneering music education programme. Set back from the bustling street, this…
Whole Venue
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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An authentic Bierkeller near Tower Hill, Bierschenke has been completely refurbished, boasting furniture built and imported from Bavaria for an authentic edge. Brimming with German beers, including their…
Downstairs Downstairs Back Area Private Room
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 180 115 20
Capacity standing 250 160 25
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Simmons Liverpool Street

97 user reviews 4
The 7th Simmons drinking den, based in a two-storey venue located just off Bishopsgate, Simmons Liverpool Street is a wondrous and kooky location for late nights and cocktails combined. Renowned for their…
Downstairs Bar Full Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 29 74
Capacity standing 60 130
Min spend midweek * £500 £2'000
Min spend weekend * £500 £7'000
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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HUCKSTER

57 user reviews 4
HUCKSTER & SKYLARK Roof Garden is a multi-level 5,000-square-foot club-bar incorporating street food from across the world. Head down to enjoy food from Chinatown before dancing the evening away in…
Main Floor Rubell's Karaoke Lounge Chinatown
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 120 30 50
Capacity standing 200 50 60
Min spend midweek * 20 per person £20 per person £20 per person
Min spend weekend * 20 per person £20 per person £20 per person
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Omeara

35 user reviews 4
OMEARA is a unique space within Flat Iron Square offering a quality new gig venue to London together with a bar, a terrace & an event space. Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons, co-founder of Communion…
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Hackney Coffee Company

6 user reviews 5
With exposed brick walls, leafy green foliage, and prints from local artists, Hackeny Coffee Company is an East London venue that combines history with simple style. In the same family for more than 60…
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Homeboy

22 user reviews 5
Top 4 Best New International Cocktail Bar - Spirited Awards 2019 No.11 - Top 50 Cocktail Bars UK 2019 Best Cocktail Bar North London - Design My Night 2019 The first bar from the Irish duo Aaron Wall…
120
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 50
Capacity standing 70
Min spend midweek * 4000
Min spend weekend * 8000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Queen of Hoxton

48 user reviews 4
Queen of Hoxton is a top Shoreditch bar and club with regular live music and DJ acts from cutting edge labels. The ground floor showcases an intricate blend of window etchings, graffiti, ivy and a landscape…
Rooftop
Type of space Rooftop
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 200
Min spend midweek * £7k
Min spend weekend * N/A
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Exhibit B

172 user reviews 4
At Exhibit B they've got it all under one roof! From bottomless brunches and puppy – love boozicals, quirky cocktails and mouth-watering munch, to exclusive cinema screenings and our killer karaokeit…
Ski Cabin
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 30
Capacity standing 50
Min spend midweek * 250
Min spend weekend * 500
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Bounce, Old Street

859 user reviews 5
The folks behind the massively popular Bounce in Farringdon, bring their playful Ping Pong concept to Shoreditch. Taking over an underground space in Old Street, these guys are out to replicate the successes…
Full Venue Hire Private Room
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 0 0
Capacity standing 600 150
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Treehouse

3 user reviews 5
Nestled above the Clapham North you will find unique private venue, The Treehouse. This quirky venue boasts reclaimed wooden cladding, woodland animals, botanical features and a private bar in a loftlike…
The Treehouse Private Dining Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 50 16
Capacity standing 80 20
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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ICE BAR London

28 user reviews 4
ICE BAR London is the UK's only permanent ICE BAR and one of London's most unique and iconic venues. Signature ice cocktails are served at -5°C and guests are kitted up in thermal capes and gloves tokeep…
Dining Room Den Fire Bar
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 80 30 0
Capacity standing 100 45 70
Min spend midweek * From £1K From £1K From £1K
Min spend weekend * From £1K From £1K From £1K
Cost * - - -
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One of the most recognisable buildings in the UK, the Tate Modern is not only a true icon of the capital, it's also one of the best places to catch international art and stunning views of the skyline on…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Tankard

55 user reviews 4
Draft House's new pub, The Tankard (its original 1825 name), was designed especially with a large roof terrace so customers could look over the high wall surrounding the grounds of the notorious Bethlem…
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Patch East

175 user reviews 4
Shoreditch style cocktail bar with outlandish and flamboyant design, bespoke cocktails, eclectic food fare and most importantly the most fun staff anywhere in London. Patch East boasts several uniqueareas…
Patch East - Venue Exclusive Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 125
Capacity standing 225
Min spend midweek * £1,000.00 - £5,000.00
Min spend weekend * £3,000.00
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Leopard Bar

32 user reviews 5
For a touch of exclusivity, head to Leopard Champagne Bar in Westminster. This bar focuses on providing an intimate haven for champagne and sushi lovers alike. As the name would suggest, the Leopard Bar…
The Leopard Bar
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 35
Capacity standing 35
Min spend midweek * £2k + £500 for a live jazz band
Min spend weekend * £2k + £500 for a live jazz band
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Cottons brings Caribbean food and rum to Vauxhall. After a successful run in Boxpark and permanent sites in Shoreditch, Notting Hill and Camden, the restaurant’s next venue is the biggest yet, witha…
Whole Venue (with exclusive use of bar)
Type of space
Capacity seated 120
Capacity standing 150
Min spend midweek * £3,000
Min spend weekend * £6,000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Rudie's

318 user reviews 4
Nestling itself into north-east London's quirky Dalston den, Jamaican restaurant & lounge Rudie's is a funky-friendly and happening haunt for Hackney-ites and tourists alike to come catch a slice of…
Type of space Basement Space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Apples and Pears

343 user reviews 5
Located at the Aldgate East end of Brick Lane, Apples & Pears is an independent, fun cocktail bar, serving fabulously mixed drinks, whilst introducing colourful flavours and ingredients. With a new…
Basement Bar Lounge Bar Whole Venue
Type of space Basement Space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 30 30 60
Capacity standing 30 35 65
Min spend midweek * £1k Starting from £2.5K Starting from £3.5K
Min spend weekend * £1K - £2K Not available Friday, Starting from £5K
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Momo

1 user review 4
Based in Heddon Street, Momo has been serving exceptional North African food since 1997. Founded by restaurateur Mourad Mazouz, Momo was relaunched in 2019. The intimate and exotic decor couples with…
The Salon The Restaurant The Bar
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Basement Space
Capacity seated 30 80 48
Capacity standing 0 180 80
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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