Venues With Outdoor Space

Outdoor seating in London is often the most coveted, existing as a safe haven from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. While venues with great space outside can seem hard to find, they are out there if you search for 'em. The capital is packed with fabulous beer gardens, rooftop terraces, riverside seating - you name it.  Check out our recommended list of venues with outdoor space in London and see if any tickle your fancy.

Check out our recommendations below, and don't be shy to get in touch with our concierge team.

Last updated on 13th May 2021

Bar Elba

1762 user reviews 4

Bar Elba is a rooftop bar in London Waterloo that acts a suntrap in summer, but can be converted into a cosy hideaway in the colder moths. To tempt you further, it boasts views over London's most iconic landmarks and has a fun, tropical theme of sunny colours to accompany the vibrant cocktails.  

May Fair Kitchen

34 user reviews 4

This gorgeous restaurant in Central London boasts one of the best bookable outdoor spaces in town. Treat your group to a feast of authentic Italian cuisine in an enclave-style space which features comfy seating, glowing fireplaces and atmosphere lighting. 

The Birds

100 user reviews 4

With twinkling fairy lights, an intimate setting and plenty of craft beer, The Birds in Leystone has the perfect beer garden for lounging about on summer days. Inspired by Alfred Hitchcock, the venue also has a stylish interior with bird cages, retro pieces and traditional features.


170 user reviews 4

NT's is a buzzing warehouse-style cocktail bar and rooftop hideaway in the heart of Hackney. Hailed as the area's top night time destination, it comes to life when the sun goes down with some of the industry's biggest DJs, an ever-changing cocktail menu and impressive views. 

The Arnos Arms

630 user reviews 4

Looking for a North London beer garden? The Arnos Arms is home to a huge outdoor space, which has been covered with a tent for the spring season. Warm up by the electric heaters as you chow down on hearty pub grub and sips on freshly-poured pints.

The Mere Scribbler

256 user reviews 4

The Mere Scribbler caters for a wide range of different tastes, boasting a drinks menu of craft beers, international wines, local ales and classic cocktails. With a menu of comfort food and live matches on their big screens, the venue is perfect for South London's many sports fans.

Whyte & Brown

149 user reviews 4

Located in the heart of buzzing Soho spot Kingly Court, Whyte & Brown is the modern restaurant specialising in all things chicken. In the summer months, diners can sit in the heated terrace area to enjoy a selection of fresh salads, crispy burgers and mega Sunday roasts.