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 3rd September 2021




Cafe Chula

Camden


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    40
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    70
Located within the heart of Camden Town is Cafe Chula, an authentic Mexican establishment serving fine traditional cuisine and drinks all throughout the week. With an experienced team of chefs and mixologists…
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The Law Society

Holborn


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    280
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    300
113 Chancery Lane is an ideal venue for all kinds of events, including meetings, conferences, training days, seminars, lunches, grand dinners and weddings. They can accommodate almost any size and style…
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The Admiralty

West End


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    86
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    150
A traditional pub with a story to tell, The Admiralty is a step back in time to the decks of HMS Victory and the Battle of Trafalgar. Looking out to Nelson’s Column, it’s officially London’s most…
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Heddon Street Kitchen

West End


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    100
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    150
Gordon Ramsay's Heddon Street Kitchen is an all-day restaurant and cocktail bar located off the heart of Regent Street, offering a similar kind of dining experience that you’d find at their Bread Street…
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The Bull Westfield

Shepherd's Bush


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    60
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    70
The Bull's warm, friendly pub is a unique venue spread over two floors, with an additional mezzanine level. Located on the Southern Terrace of Westfield Shepherd's Bush, this friendly gastro-pub is part…
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Near & Far Peckham

Peckham


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    70
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    250
Near & Far invite you to Revel on a Whole New Level, as the team from The Magic Roundabout in Old Street and Near & Far Camden introduce a cocktail bar to Peckham. Expect the quirkiest drinks,finest…
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Inamo Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    68
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    110
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…
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Pantechnicon

Chelsea


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    100
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    160
Pantechnicon is a striking London location inspired by Nordic and Japanese creativity and craftsmanship. With a number of restaurants, bars and outside terraces set across six floors, they've got entire…
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Kenza Restaurant and Lounge

Liverpool Street


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    220
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    280
If you didn't know Kenza meant 'treasure' in Arabic, you'd still feel it when you walked through the door. It's a world away from the City above - a glamorous bar to lounge in, chic alcoves for private…
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Ping Pong Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    130
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    250
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…
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The Fable

Holborn


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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…
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The Exhibit

Balham


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    60
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    100
The Exhibit is an independent neighbourhood bar, restaurant, cinema and event space. The contemporary venue is spread across three floors with a collection of private hire and outside spaces – the perfect…
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El Garito Hackney

Hackney


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    50
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    50
El Garito is a little neighbourhood joint specialising in amazing cocktails, good vibes and live music. They offer a small selection of Spanish snacks, such as olives, pan con tomate and charcuterie.However…
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The Chelsea Ram

Chelsea


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    20
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    25
The first of Geronimo Inns' pubs, The Chelsea Ram is a gorgeous gastro-pub composed of a blend of delicious fresh food, fine wine, delightful beers and a great atmosphere that helped to put the Ram onthe…
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Whyte & Brown

Soho


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    150
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    240
Whyte & Brown is a bar and restaurant that focuses its meals mainly around chicken. The Soho's restaurant interior has a rustic and cool touch set over two floors with a variation of seating and tables…
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No 11 Pimlico Road

Chelsea


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    90
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    200
No 11 Pimlico Road is a spacious, light-filled all-day bar and restaurant with plenty of outside seating nestled in the heart of Belgravia, just a short walk from Sloane Square or Victoria Stations, The…
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Toddy Shop

Canary Wharf


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    18
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    25
Chai Ki is located in Canary Wharf and divided into two distinct areas. The Toddy Shop is found at the front of the property and provides a fun, casual drinking and dining space, serving modern Indian…
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Upstairs @ Trafalgar Tavern

Greenwich


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    200
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    350
The Trafalgar Tavern sits on the banks of the River Thames giving all guests an amazing view of the great city, with its historical character and charm the venue will be the talk of the party. The First…
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The Boathouse

Putney


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    0
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    0
The Boathouse in Putney is a lovely Young's & Co. owned London riverside pub, consisting of a pub and patio on the ground floor and a restaurant with a balcony overlooking the river serving British…
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The Milestone Hotel and Residences

Kensington


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    30
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    40
Cheneston's Restaurant is situated within the luxurious 5-star Milestone Hotel and offers guests a truly British experience.  A short walk from South Kensington and Knightsbridge, Cheneston's Restaurant…
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Aubaine Marylebone

Marylebone


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    120
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    150
Tucked just off the high street you’ll find Aubaine Marylebone, with floor to ceiling windows surrounding the front that welcome you in, fresh interiors and a contemporary charm. This relaxed yet contemporary…
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Market Halls - Top London Sites
You want roti; your friend wants a vegan burger; your sister is gagging for a good BBQ alternative; solving craving conundrums across London, Market Halls are here to put your lunch and dinner woes torest…
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Tate Modern

South London


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    400
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    600
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…
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One Marylebone

Central London


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    400
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    500
Built in 1826 on its own ‘island’ in the heart of the capital, One Marylebone opened its doors in 2008 and quickly rose to become one of the leading event spaces in the Capital. Beautifully refurbished…
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HOP Vietnamese

City of London


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    60
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    120
HộP Vietnamese, on the ground floor of the iconic Cheesegrater building, is the perfect place for your party, get together or casual afterwork quickie. Offering a range of beer (IPA, London Lager, Asahi…
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The Bloomsbury Club Bar

Soho


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    0
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Made up of intellectuals, writers, artists and philosophers, the Bloomsbury Set placed leisure - and pleasure - at the forefront of their ideals and as vital to personal cultivation as their respective…
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Smiths of Smithfield

Farringdon


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The long-awaited evolution of Farringdon's much-loved iconic site is finally here. Situated in the heart of the City of London, SMITHS is a stunning example of a Grade II listed building that over theyears…
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The Groucho Club

Soho


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    60
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    100
The Groucho Club is a private members club open to men and women formed in 1985. From a dinner for two people to whole club hire for 350 people, The Groucho Club is an exceptional destination and can…
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Small Beer Brew Co

South London


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Located in the heart of Bermondsey, Small Beer Brew Co. is the world’s first small beer brewery, specialising in brewing classic beer styles below 2.8%. As well as being home to brewing innovation,The…
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Loft East

Bethnal Green


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    80
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    100
Overview: Stylish loft space on the top floor of a trendy building in East London operated by View From The Rooftop Accommodates up to 100 guests Blank canvas with exposed wooden beams and minimalist…
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The Royal Over-Seas League

Central London


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    200
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    250
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…
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Gray's Inn

Holborn


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    250
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    1000
Gray’s Inn is the ideal venue for: • corporate conferences, meetings and seminars • private wedding and christening receptions • dinners and luncheons • lectures and presentations • product…
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Willy's Wine Bar

City of London


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    120
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    150
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…
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Spiritland Festival Hall

Southbank


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    180
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    300
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…
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The Refinery CityPoint

City of London


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    100
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    300
The Refinery CityPoint is an expansive and open-plan wine bar conveniently located in the heart of the city, around the corner from Moorgate station. With its chic interiors and statement furniture, The…
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100 Wardour St

Soho


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    0
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    0
The ground floor at 100 Wardour St is a relaxed and stylish Bar & Lounge, perfect for lunch, firing off a few emails between meetings, and after-work cocktails and bar bites. The diverse menu offers…
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The Folly

City of London


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    300
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    800
Escape to the Folly & relax in this botanically inspired haven from the Drake & Morgan Collection. Wander through our garden lounge & flower shop or dine at the chef’s table. A sanctuaryof…
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West End on the Thames

City of London


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    180
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    500
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…
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The Castle Tooting

Tooting


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    129
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    0
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…
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Scoff & Banter Oxford Street

Central London


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    56
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    100
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…
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The Whippet Inn

Kensal Rise


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    50
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    70
Located in the heart of Kensal Green, The Whippet Inn is a gastropub with a focus on great vibes and stunning food, with a craft beer and wine selection to match. The daily-changing lunch and dinner menu…
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Balls Brothers Austin Friars

City of London


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    75
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    100
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…
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Cocotte Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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    60
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    80
Cocotte is a farm-to-table chicken rotisserie offering healthy, delicious homemade dishes. They pride themselves in partnering with top quality and organic producers. From their 24h marinated and spitroasted…
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Grand Connaught Rooms

Holborn


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    550
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    1500
An iconic event venue in Covent Garden The magnificent Grace II* listed De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms can be found on Great Queen Street, that connects Covent Garden with Holborn in the West End of London…
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Salvador and Amanda Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    120
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    270
Salvador & Amanda has been bringing cultural flavour and the fiesta of Spain to Leicester Square for 15 years. Just a stone's throw away from Leicester Square tube station, you can unwind in stylish…
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