Sit Down Dinner and Drinks Venue Hire

Finding the perfect sit down dinner and drinks venue hire option in London can be a difficult task, but we're here to help. From formal events with grand dining options to more casual affairs, if you're planning a corporate or personal event, the choice of party options is pretty wide. Let us do the hard work, and take a look at our list of the best venues in London to hire the ultimate dining and drinks experience.

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Last updated on 14th November 2019




Ping Pong Covent Garden

733 user reviews 4
Ping Pong is a contemporary and lively restaurant in the heart of Covent Garden serving up a hearty selection of dim sum, cocktails and Chinese teas. As well as the 30 Seated capacity Private Dining Room…
Private Dining Room Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 20 130
Capacity standing 40 250
Min spend midweek * £120 From £3000
Min spend weekend * £500 From £4000
Cost * - -

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

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The Junction Tavern

45 user reviews 4
Located a few minutes walk from either Kentish Town or Tufnell Park station, The Junction Tavern is a pub with a little something for everyone. Dog friendly with a wonderful atmosphere, they have a great…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Mint Leaf Lounge

63 user reviews 4
Situated next to the iconic Bank of England, Mint Leaf Lounge serves innovative Indian cuisine in an elegant and stylish setting.   A deluxe enviroment for dinner and drinks alike, the restaurant is…
Mezzanine Champagne Bar Whole Venue Small Private Dining Room
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 24 100 30
Capacity standing 70 300 0
Min spend midweek * £1.5k £7k £1k
Min spend weekend * £1.5k £4k £1k
Cost * - - -
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Jones & Sons

693 user reviews 4
A trendy restaurant bar in Dalston, Jones & Sons is located in an old Victorian textile factory; an understated space where everything is in the details. A lot of effort went into designing this venue…
Private Dining Room
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 70
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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The Royal Over-Seas League is dedicated to championing international friendship and understanding throughout the Commonwealth and beyond. A non-profit private members’ club, we’ve been bringing like…
Princess Alexandra Hall Hall of India and Pakistan
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 130 160
Capacity standing 180 200
Min spend midweek * Monday to Sunday: Room Hire £1,625.00 + VAT; Minimum spend @ £6,500.00 + VAT Monday to Sunday: Room Hire £1,625.00 + VAT; Minimum spend @ £6,500.00 + VAT
Min spend weekend * Monday to Sunday: Room Hire £1,625.00 + VAT; Minimum spend @ £6,500.00 + VAT Monday to Sunday: Room Hire £1,625.00 + VAT; Minimum spend @ £6,500.00 + VAT
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After opening seven restaurants across India, and one in Dubai, experimental Indian restaurant brand Farzi Café has brought its intriguing dishes to London. Renowned for its thoroughly modern take on…
Ground Floor Basement Entire Venue
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 70 130
Capacity standing 120 150 270
Min spend midweek * £5,000.00 £5,000.00 -
Min spend weekend * £8,000.00 - £10,000.00 £8,000.00 - £10,000.00 -
Cost * - - -

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Willy's Wine Bar

172 user reviews 4
Willy's Wine Bar in Fenchurch Street provides a welcome break from the buzz of The City and is a great place to grab a spot of lunch or an after work drink. Specializing in wines, Willy's can boast a selection…
Whole Venue
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 120
Capacity standing 150
Min spend midweek * From £1500
Min spend weekend * From £1500
Cost * -

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Take your events to the next level in one of London’s most elegant party spaces. Known for their elegant approach to food, drink and music, Spiritland has made a name for itself at their flagship site…
Spiritland Royal Festival Hall
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 180
Capacity standing 300
Min spend midweek * 4000
Min spend weekend * 7000
Cost * -

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Cinnamon Bazaar

8 user reviews 5
Cinnamon Bazaar is the latest restaurant & cocktail bar from Vivek Singh's range of Cinnamon restaurants, situated in London’s Covent Garden. They are a dining concept that mixes real Indian heritage…
Khari Baoli Cinnamon Bazaar
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 25 60
Capacity standing 30 90
Min spend midweek * £300 - £1,500 £3k - £10k
Min spend weekend * £300 - £1,500 £3k - £10k
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Yum Yum Thai

3 user reviews 4
Yum Yum Thai Restaurant is just that, a Thai restaurant in Stoke Newington specialising in providing customers with a bespoke dining service in a Grade II listed building.  Set over multiple floors and…
Lounge
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * £600.00
Min spend weekend * £600.00
Cost * -

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Galvin HOP is a vibrant and cool restaurant in the City of London, easily accessed from Shoreditch High Street and London Liverpool Street station. The restaurant serves a mixture of nibbles, charcuterie…
Le Jardin The Conservatory Exclusive Hire
Type of space Outdoor Space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 30 30 60
Capacity standing 60 80 200
Min spend midweek * £800 - £4,000.00 £1,500.00 - £4,000.00 £3,500.00 - £15,000.00
Min spend weekend * £800 - £4,000.00 £1,000.00 - £4,000.00 £3,000.00 - £15,000.00
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The Parlour

451 user reviews 4
The Parlour is a striking bar and restaurant with a large alfresco terrace in Canary Wharf, serving imaginative food and drinks. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, The Parlour is the perfect retreat…
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Boisdale of Canary Wharf

21 user reviews 5
Boisdale of Canary Wharf opened in summer 2011. The two-floor venue overlooking Cabot Square comprises restaurant, oyster bar and grill, whisky bar, Cuban cigar library and shop and live music venue. The…
The Paul Gaugin Room The Gallery Room The Johnnie Walker Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 24 40 12
Capacity standing 40 70 0
Min spend midweek * £1,000 POA N/A
Min spend weekend * £1,000 POA N/A
Cost * - - -
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The Fable

578 user reviews 4
Nestled conveniently between Chancery Lane and St. Paul's stations is The Fable, a quite extraordinary restaurant and bar that draws inspiration from all things mystic and magical. Inspired by enchanting…
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Inamo Covent Garden

281 user reviews 4
When restaurants make a quantum leap into the future London leads the way. At inamo Covent Garden, guests use sleek tablets to place their orders, and can then interact with the striking interactive tabletop…
Onyx Room - interactive Games Room 1st Floor
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 50 68
Capacity standing 70 110
Min spend midweek * varies daily, please enquire N/A
Min spend weekend * - £40 per head
Cost * - -

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Named after the family farm, Nutbourne opened in Battersea in September 2016 and is the third restaurant for the Gladwin brothers. The restaurateurs - who already own The Shed in Notting Hill and Rabbit…
Exclusive Venue Hire Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 0
Capacity standing 100 100
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

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No.17 Dickens Yard

246 user reviews 4
Renowned group Darwin & Wallace have opened their seventh venue, this time turning their attention to West London. Located a stone's throw from Ealing Broadway tube station, No. 17 Dickens Yard isa…
Upstairs @ No.17 Exclusive Hire
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0 0
Capacity standing 60 200
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

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The Dickens Inn

153 user reviews 4
The Dickens Inn pub in London has a long and intriguing history intertwined with Charles Dickens and East London heritage. First the wooden warehouse building thought to have housed tea since late 1700s…
Function Suite Whole Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 150 500
Capacity standing 200 800
Min spend midweek * 3000 10000
Min spend weekend * 5000 25000
Cost * - -

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The Gilbert Scott

5 user reviews 4
The Gilbert Scott by Marcus Wareing is located in the iconic 19th-century surrounds of St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in Kings Cross. Showcasing classic British produce throughout the year, Marcus and the…
Chef's Table Private Dining Room Private Hire
Type of space Private Room Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 10 18 130
Capacity standing 0 0 0
Min spend midweek * Please enquire Please enquire Please enquire
Min spend weekend * Please enquire Please enquire Please enquire
Cost * - - -

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

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The Castle Tooting

742 user reviews 4
One of Tootings oldest pubs, The Castle has been part of the Young’s estate since 1832 and has an exciting history; American film actor, director and producer, John Wayne is known for frequenting The…
Mini Castles
Type of space Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 20
Capacity standing 30
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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The Jones Family Project

28 user reviews 5
Recently listed as one of the top 10 Steakhouses in London (2019) by Steak Society, and last year as having one of the best Sunday Nut Roasts in London by Condé Nast Traveller, The Jones Family Project…
Green Room Ground Floor Bar Orange Room
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 50 50 46
Capacity standing 90 90 100
Min spend midweek * 2500 2500 2500
Min spend weekend * 2500 2500 2500
Cost * £2,500.00 £2,500.00 £2,500.00
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Palatino

6 user reviews 4
The masterminds behind Craft, Pastaio and Sardine have brought Palatino, a new Stevie Parle restaurant drawing inspiration from the rich culinary history of Rome. Palatino takes advantage of the Italian…
RESTAURANT HIRE BAR FULL VENUE HIRE
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 76 22 80
Capacity standing 120 122 120
Min spend midweek * from 2000 500 £2000
Min spend weekend * from 2500 350 £6000
Cost * - - -

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Scoff & Banter Tea Rooms celebrates that quintessential British time-honoured tradition of afternoon tea. Tucked away just off Oxford Street, you’ll find a cosy little retreat serving the very best…
Tea Rooms
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 56
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * From 34 per person
Min spend weekend * From £34 per person
Cost * -

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Sway

339 user reviews 4
Recently refurbished this stunning venue combines a restaurant, bar, club and conference space all in one. Located within a stones throw of Covent Garden and Holborn, the newly refurbished Sway is theperfect…
Whole Venue Bar & Kitchen Whole Basement
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Basement Space
Capacity seated 200 200 0
Capacity standing 920 350 780
Min spend midweek * £7,000 £5,000 £3,000
Min spend weekend * £50,000 £8,000 £30,000
Cost * - - -
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Mama Fuego is a day and night riverside venue on North Greenwich Pier by the O2. Like its sister venue Abuelo Covent Garden, Mama Fuego is Australian style with South American twist, and is famous for…
THE SUNKEN LOUNGE THE TRIANGLE BAR
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 50 65
Capacity standing 55 70
Min spend midweek * From £1200 From £1500
Min spend weekend * From £1800 From £2000
Cost * - -

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The Exhibit

503 user reviews 4
The Exhibit has it all under one roof! Open till 3am on Saturday until Christmas.  From bottomless brunching and sing-along boozicals, exclusive cinema and karaoke suites, weekly life drawing and dancing…
The Gallery The Studio The Cinema
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 60 36 28
Capacity standing 120 60 35
Min spend midweek * POA POA POA
Min spend weekend * POA POA POA
Cost * - - -
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Toddy Shop Bar

1 user review 4
Located in the Crossrail Place development in Canary Wharf, the Chai Ki Toddy Shop Bar is open all day, every day for breakfast, weekend brunch, lunch and dinner. Inspired by the spirit of coastal drinking…
Mezzanine Deck Toddy Shop Central Tall Tables
Type of space Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 20 36
Capacity standing 25 40
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

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Balls Brothers Austin Friars is a large and spacious bar; quite the jack of all trades, being the perfect venue for business meetings, informal office parties or meals out with friends. Exposed brick…
Studio Bar Mezzanine Green Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 0 75 25
Capacity standing 50 100 40
Min spend midweek * £500 £1k From £250
Min spend weekend * On Request On Request On request
Cost * - - -

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The Hoxton, Holborn opened its doors on High Holborn in 2014, offering a place for people to sleep, eat, work and play. Its ground-floor events space, The Apartment, features six individually designed…
The Apartment Living Room The Library & Drawing Room
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 50 42 26
Capacity standing 200 150 40
Min spend midweek * from £4,500 from £1,500 from £1,000
Min spend weekend * from £3,500 from £1,500 from £800
Cost * - - -
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The Refinery, Bankside

458 user reviews 4
Located in the landmark Blue Fin Building on Southwark Street and a stone's throw from Tate Modern and the River Thames, The Refinery sees locals enjoying innovative cocktails, global wines and an impressive…
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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The Duke of Sussex is a reflection of the needs of their local community. Their food is simple and harks back to the days when the British Pub first came. It is inspired by the Alehouses & Taverns…
The Chichester Room
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 25
Capacity standing 60
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

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Balans Soho Society has brought their ‘too much of a good thing is a very good thing indeed’ ethos and their award-winning all day menu south of the river. Inside there are nods to the mix of high…
Back Area Whole Venue
Type of space
Capacity seated 60 120
Capacity standing 80 180
Min spend midweek * £2000 £5000
Min spend weekend * £4000 £10,000
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Humble Grape Islington

62 user reviews 5
Hidden away from the hustle and bustle of Islington is an emerald-tiled bar known as Humble Grape. Similar to their sister sites in Liverpool Street, Fleet Street and Battersea, the Islington branch…
Semi Private Dining Room Conference Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 30 30 0
Capacity standing 40 40 70
Min spend midweek * From £1500 - £5000
Min spend weekend * - - £5000
Cost * - - -

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

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West End on the Thames

20 user reviews 5
West End on the Thames are specialists in events on the River Thames, and have fast become London's leading boat venue provider. They have been awarded a 5* recommendation in recognition of their brand…
Boat Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 180
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * N/A
Min spend weekend * N/A
Cost * -

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Humble Grape Fleet Street

181 user reviews 5
With a range of 30 wines by the glass, 400+ biodynamic, natural & sustainable bottles to drink in or take away, and an incredible menu of seasonal British food designed to compliment the wines we offer…
Exclusive whole venue hire Private Events Space Private & Central Events Space
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 130 55 100
Capacity standing 220 0 150
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -
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Princess Victoria

132 user reviews 4
Built in 1829, this historic public house was one of the original gin palaces in London. With over 100 different gins on offer and 40 craft beers and ales, Princess Victoria is a top place to drink inthe…
Function Room Full Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 50 125
Capacity standing 90 180
Min spend midweek * - £1500-£8000
Min spend weekend * - £4000-£12,000
Cost * - -

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

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Brigadiers

0 user reviews 4
Brigadiers is brought to you by the the team behind the Legendary Gymkhana and Trishna.  Based in Bloomberg Arcade by Bank Brigadiers is an Indian Barbecue restaurant and sports bar, with a variety of…
Kukri Room Bidi Room Pot Luck Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 10 14 18
Capacity standing 0 0 0
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -
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Ealing Park Tavern

156 user reviews 5
Pub and restaurant group ETM - behind well loved pubs The Jugged Hare in the city and One Canada Square in Canary Warf - are the creative force behind Ealing Park Tavern. This gastro pub follows the lead…
The Oak Room The Saloon Garden Cabana Party
Type of space Private Room Private Room Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 32 0 10
Capacity standing 70 20 70
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -
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Scoff & Banter Kensington

15 user reviews 4
A charmed spot for afternoon tea and roast dinners alike, Scoff & Banter Kensington is stunningly decorated with reclaimed furniture and fittings, intricately detailed high ceilings in keeping with…
The Sung Vanderbilt Suite Victoria & Albert Suite
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 30 14 100
Capacity standing 50 14 140
Min spend midweek * From £22 per person £450 £850
Min spend weekend * From £22 per person £350 £500
Cost * - - -

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

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No 29 Power Station West

654 user reviews 4
As part of the Battersea Power Station redevelopment, No 29 Power Station West can be found in South London, overlooking the Thames. The all day bar and restaurant is the fifth addition to the Darwin amp…
House Bar - Exclusive Hire River Bar - Exclusive Hire Private Dining Room
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 120 0 18
Capacity standing 500 120 0
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -
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Nobu Shoreditch

2 user reviews 4
Located just a few steps away from Old Street station, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch marries the raw creative energy of Shoreditch with Nobu’s value of luxury, craft, fun and culinary theatrics. The entire Nobu…
Kaijo
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 150
Capacity standing 200
Min spend midweek * £12,000
Min spend weekend * £12,000
Cost * -

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

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