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. Yet venues with great outdoor space can often seem hard to come by in London, particularly in the centre of town. However there needn't be any trouble as you hunt for venues with outdoor seating in London - the capital is full of such places, you just need to know where to look, check out our recommended list 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.
Boasting one of the best outdoor pub spaces in Wandsworth, this Young's pub is the perfect location for some al fresco summer drinking or a fun night out with pals.
The expansive restaurant bar Jamie's Bishopsgate boasts one of the most thriving outdoor terraces in London come 5pm. Literally minutes from Liverpool Street tube, Jamie's is the port of call for after work drinks and anyone looking to peruse their extensive wine collection. Enjoy winding down with colleagues or friends in their beautiful outdoor space.
Fronting a delightful terrace, perfect for al fresco dining, this charming hotel, restaurant and bar complex is also no stranger to a seasonal pop up, offering a ski lodge for the wintry months, and a beach club offering for warmer weather.
28West's luxurious front terrace boasts fantastic views and a lively atmosphere come rain or shine. Come summertime it's perfect for catching some rays with a few summery cocktails, and the fully covered and heated facilities means guests can pop outside in the colder months too. Stunning views of the Thames put the cherry on an impressive cake.
Shane's on Canalside is a family-friendly, quirky venue on the canalside in Hackney Wick. The outdoor terrace is a little suntrap that is perfect for a Sunday in the sun enjoying ethically sourced plates and delicious cocktails.
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.
With the only terrace in Hackney Wick to site directly on the canal towpath, White Post Cafe has a pretty special outdoor vibe. The bar and cafe is a happening spot which is open from morning through to night, head there first thing for coffee, or come in evening when DJs spin the best sounds and gin and wine are in full flow.
Hankering for a drink in Hammersmith? Dying to uncover a darling venue where a maritime theme is on high, yet the price of some of London's best ales is low? A charming Fuller's pub brimming with nautical themed nooks and kitsch bits, The Blue Boat boast a patio to envy thanks to its river side views and summer charm.
The Betjemen Arms is a Grade I listed public house, with a large outdoor terrace, perfect for alfresco drinks during summer, or huddling under the heaters during colder months. The indoors has events rooms decorated fantastically in resemblence to a kitsch, but classy living room. It has a relaxed grandeur, which is inviting and comfortable; there are screens on which to watch the sports and the bar is well-stocked, with British flavours wafting from the kitchen.
Inside, Omeara has a lot to offer, with a 320-capacity live music venue showcasing the best in up-and-coming and world class acts as well as a Mexican cantina filled with cocktails and tequila. But step outside onto their terrace and you'll be greeted with beautiful views of the Shard and Southwark Cathedral too.
Located in the heart of Catford, Ninth Life is a marvel of unique spaces and one very sexy courtyard that front street food, DJs and the ultimate summer suntrap for living out your ultimate party dreams.
It's not just cool, updated Victorian interiors and delicious cocktails at the Racketeer. It's host to a secret too – a garden, hidden out the back, perfect for when the weather's great.
With an outdoor terrace to boast, it's no wonder that Big Chill Bar is prime pickings for for drinks outside in London. From affordable bevvies to a sweet spot under the sun, this laid-back local bar is a promising haunt for all things drinks and dancing in the city.
From quiz nights through to live bands, Effra Social is a sparky venue in Brixton. Transforming a Georgian Manor, the spot has a huge beer garden, large bar and hot roster of events.
Balans Soho Society Clapham has an ideal spot overlooking the Common, perfect for alfresco eating and drinking thanks to the cover. Which is great, because they have a selection of British food and great cocktails for you to get stuck into.
Sitting comfortably on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, The Union Tavern is one of our favourite venues with outdoor space in London. Serving food and cask ales all day, this is a great spot to enjoy the sunshine with friends as you watch the longboats pass by. Book a table now.
A hidden garden gem in Tooting, The Castle is coming up trumps with some of the best outdoor drinking spaces in London. Not only boasting quaint tables to make the most of their wine and beer selection, there's bookable booths for that all important special occasion.
Tucked away in a secretive Mayfair courtyard comes Hush, a swanky restaurant and bar. Join the venue on their gorgeous outdoor terrace for amazing cocktails and a delicious selection of modern European small plates