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 1st July 2021




The Schoolhouse

Battersea


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    30
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    60
Often find yourself longing for those glory days when Grange Hill was all over the TV guide, when Freddo’s were a cool 10p and when it was perfectly acceptable to wear trainers that flashed on everystride…
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Alice House West Hampstead

Hampstead


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    0
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    0
Welcome to The Alice House, a fusion of vintage glamour and contemporary socializing. With its retro brick interior, quirky light fittings and chunky wooden furniture, The Alice House offers a chic, cosy…
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Balfour St Bart's

City of London


  • Sitting
    120
  • Standing
    220
Located just a short walk from Farringdon and Barbican and St. Paul's tube stations, St Bart’s Brewery is a grand 120 seat pub, restaurant and private hire event space. The luxurious all-day bar and…
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RSA House

Central London


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    140
  • Standing
    200
RSA House is a charming Georgian Town House in the heart of Central London which has the perfect balance of traditional style with exciting modern twists. The house has unique and contrasting spaces from…
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Jones & Sons

Dalston


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    70
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    100
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…
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Juno Rooms

City of London


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    0
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    0
Located in the heart of the square mile, Juno Rooms offers a new premium offering without the premium price tag. During the daytime, expect to see Juno Rooms buzzing with client meetings in their private…
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Banking Hall

City of London


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    280
  • Standing
    620
As a result of the impact of COVID-19 we will be closed pending further government instruction. Banking Hall is a stunning, Grade II venue, located right in the heart of the City, a stone's throw away…
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Humble Grape Battersea

Battersea


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    80
  • Standing
    110
Settled on bustling Battersea Rise in South London, elegant, industrial-inspired wine bar The Humble Grape is a happening hangout for wine lovers and those vino-curious amongst you. Boutique, brilliant…
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Inamo Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    68
  • Standing
    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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Dehesa

Central London


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    20
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    0

Home to a stunning private basement area, Dehesa lets you dine amongst the bottles. Head to the Soho eatery for night of delicious food at their intimate and atmospheric wine cellar table.

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The White Swan

Holborn


  • Sitting
    52
  • Standing
    150
The White Swan is a homely pub and dining room on Fetter Lane, close to Chancery Lane underground station. Comprised of a ground floor main room, an intimate mezzanine and a first floor dining room, this…
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The Guard House

South London


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    80
  • Standing
    150
A charming and friendly pub. Found in the heart of old is a disused army barracks Young's have transformed this rustic space into a modern, chic gastropub, with the new addition of the elegant glasshouse…
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The Admiralty

West End


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    86
  • Standing
    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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Vinoteca Farringdon

Farringdon


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    35
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    50
Back in 2005, Vinoteca in Farringdon opened to London wine lovers and is hailed as one of the best wine bars in London. Taking inspiration from wine bars in Southern Europe, Vinoteca offers an eclectic…
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The Drift

Liverpool Street


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    0
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    0
The Drift is located at the foot of the Salesforce (Heron) Tower; a quirky sanctuary in the heart of The City. From restaurateurs Drake & Morgan, the people behind City favourites The Folly andThe…
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Alice House Queen's Park

Kilburn


  • Sitting
    100
  • Standing
    250
Welcome to The Alice House, a fusion of vintage glamour and contemporary socializing. With its retro brick interior, quirky light fittings and chunky wooden furniture, The Alice House offers a chic, cosy…
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Dirty Bones - Restaurants in London
When it comes to a meal with heart, there's no better than Dirty Bones. NYC-inspired, big on cocktail flavours and vibrant from morning until night thanks to their fun-time attitude, this venue group are…
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Balls Brothers Minster Court

City of London


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    180
  • Standing
    300
With over 150 years of experience tucked under their belt, the Balls Brothers family bring their signature mix of extensive wines, traditional English dining and inventive cocktails to the financial district…
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The Racketeer

Kings Cross


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    70
  • Standing
    120
In Victorian times, gentlefolk often fell prey to pickpockets whose accomplices would distract victims by causing a racket in the street – hence the name for the latest reboot of this 1840s boozer (formerly…
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Smiths of Smithfield

Farringdon


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    0
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    0
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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Scoff & Banter Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf


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    180
  • Standing
    250
Floor-to-ceiling windows stretch the length of the hotel’s riverside restaurant Scoff & Banter, creating a feeling of space and airiness paired with views of the Thames and O2 Arena. At Scoff amp…
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The Bull

Streatham


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    0
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    0
A classic boozer with a modern, contemporary edge, The Bull is a Young's pub in Streatham with a beer garden, booze and burgers on its side. A lush location just South of the city, The Bull is a humble…
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The Allegory

Shoreditch


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    0
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    0
The 22nd Drake and Morgan venue in the capital The Allegory and follows the family suit by offering Londoners a relaxed place to sip cocktails and enjoy a variety of dishes. Based on the ground floor of…
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Beaufort House Chelsea

Kensington


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    80
  • Standing
    150
Beaufort House’s home-from-home atmosphere is everything you could possibly want from a private members club. Spread across four floors, each bar has its own atmosphere to suit your mood. There’s the…
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Timmy Green

Victoria


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    0
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    150
Timmy Green, situated in Nova (Victoria's newest upscale development), is a casual coffee and brunch spot by day that effortlessly transforms into a buzzing evening bar and restaurant by night; serving…
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Vinoteca Chiswick

Chiswick


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    40
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    0
Vinoteca Chiswick follows the ever-so popular tradition as set down by its sister venues: offering an extensive list of fine wines (200 wines to be exact) from across the world, partnered with an open…
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Grand Connaught Rooms

Holborn


  • Sitting
    550
  • Standing
    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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The Trading House

St Pauls


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    110
  • Standing
    450
Welcome to the place for adventures in tastes and experiences. In days gone by, explorers and adventurers were the talk of London town. Behold a residence where you can still trade and travel the globe…
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The Dickens Inn

City of London


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    500
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    800
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…
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Aeronaut

Acton


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    0
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    0
 Best Pub in London 2017/18 - DesignMyNight Awards / Best Pub in London 2015/16 - DesignMyNight Awards / Best All-In-One Venue 2014/15 - DesignMyNight Awards Welcome to a pubbing experience likeno…
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Jugged Hare

Victoria


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    0
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    0
An old-fashioned spirit centering around good food, good service and a friendly atmosphere. An authentic British pub for sure.  The Jugged Hare was originally part of the National Westminster Bank back…
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The Lampery Restaurant and Bar

City of London


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    0
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    135
The Lampery is a new all-day dining spot providing good, honest cooking in the heart of historic London. Inspired by a passion for authentic British cuisine and locally-sourced produce, the restaurant…
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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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The Bull Westfield

Shepherd's Bush


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    60
  • Standing
    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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Hawksmoor Spitalfields Bar

Shoreditch


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    0
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    0
This Spitalfields Bar is available for exclusive hire with a capacity of 40-50 seated or 70 standing. Available Monday to Sunday making it the perfect space for birthday parties, tastings, brand activation…
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Tredwells

Covent Garden


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    150
  • Standing
    250
Tredwells can be found in the heart of Theatreland, surrounded by the lively atmosphere of Covent Garden. Boasting a variety of menus, guests can enjoy a pre-theatre dinner, traditional Sunday lunch…
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Floral By LIMA

Covent Garden


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    70
  • Standing
    100
FLORAL By Lima is the younger sibling to its Michelin starred sister in London. An evolution rather than a duplication, the broader menu is adapted to the buzzing Covent Garden area and in addition to…
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The Whippet Inn

Kensal Rise


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    0
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    0
Located in the heart of Kensal Green, The Whippet Inn is a bistro bar 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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Masala Wala

Brockley


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    26
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    53
Brought to you by mother and daughter team Nabeela & Saima, Masala Wala embodies and exemplifies true, delicious Pakistani cuisine. A small slice of Punjab perfection, intimately served in a family…
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Chiswell Street Dining Rooms

City of London


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    100
  • Standing
    200
This modern British restaurant, cocktail bar and private hire venue is located in the city’s Chiswell Street, close to Barbican and Moorgate stations. Elegant across the board, Chiswell Street Dining…
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The Signal - Hippo Inns

Forest Hill


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    40
  • Standing
    100
The Signal wants to be a reflection of the needs of the local community. On any given day there is always a diverse mix of people to be found in The Signal, from mums with their babies to local musicians…
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Museum of London Docklands

East London


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    240
  • Standing
    1000
The Museum of London Docklands is a museum on the Isle of Dogs, east London that tells the history of London's River Thames and the growth of Docklands. From conferences and meetings, to weddings, we…
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Church House Westminster

Westminster


  • Sitting
    372
  • Standing
    550
Located in the heart of London, Church House Westminster is a Grade II listed multi-purpose event and conference venue hosting more than 800 events a year. Its 19 rooms are full of character and rangefrom…
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No 11 Pimlico Road

Chelsea


  • Sitting
    90
  • Standing
    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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Ping Pong Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    130
  • Standing
    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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Marcus

Knightsbridge


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    80
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    0
Michelin-starred Marcus is a relaxed and contemporary space in Knightsbridge offering the very best in British produce. Their seasonal tasting menus and à la carte menu highlight quality and provenance…
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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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Restaurant Ours

Knightsbridge


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    200
  • Standing
    350
Restaurant, cocktail lounge, private dining room and terrace. Simple yet stand-out, Restaurant Ours brings the outside in to create an unexpected space hidden in the heart of Knightsbridge. An internationally…
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Upstairs @ Trafalgar Tavern

Greenwich


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    200
  • Standing
    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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Ask For Janice

City of London


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    60
  • Standing
    100
Ask For Janice is a dynamic restaurant and bar located close to Barbican and Farringdon stations. Step off Long Lane to encounter a bright and breezy restaurant area, filled with contemporary art fromthe…
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