Affordable Venue Hire In London

Hiring a venue for a private party in London can be an expensive affair, but it doesn't have to be that way. There are plenty of affordable venue hire options in London to choose from, for big to small, or formal to informal parties. All you have to do? Is let us help. From unusual cocktail bars with the space for an event to conference venues that won't break your budget, we've searched high and low.

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Last edited by Izzah Kazi

Last updated on 5th February 2024




Gigis Hoxton

Shoreditch


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    70
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    310
Welcome to our vibrant bar and restaurant, nestled in the heart of Hoxton Square. Step inside and be captivated by our awe-inspiring interior, adorned with a stunningly colourful mural that begs to beshared…
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The Phoenix Victoria

Victoria


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    30
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    70
Only a short walk from Buckingham Palace, the Phoenix Victoria is a bright, stylish pub in the heart of London promising delicious food, a varied list of drinks and a genuinely friendly vibe, all throughout…
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The Crown

Bethnal Green


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    60
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    90

The Crown will provide a relaxed yet elegant atmosphere whatever the occasion! Boasting several unique and special spaces for you to choose from, you can customise your experience to your party's particular requirements. The Livestock Room is a spacious whitewashed room with scrubbed wood tables, fun pictures and lots of light. If it's something a bit more intimate you're after, go for the slightly smaller and more eccentrically decorated Paper Room. 

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Andaz Studio @ Andaz London

Liverpool Street


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    48
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    80

With floor to ceiling windows overlooking Liverpool Street, the Andaz Studio is a fully self-contained loft-style space presenting the perfect room for breakfast meetings, working lunches or interactive evenings.

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Serata Hall

Shoreditch


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    250
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    440

Wanna celebrate on a budget? Serata Hall provides affordable venue hire in London worth checking out. Whether you're looking to party across the entire space or after an intimate gathering in the gallery, this top-notch Shoreditch hangout is sure to impress.

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Apples and Pears

Brick Lane


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    50
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    80

This charming neighbourhood cocktail bar is ideal for pretty much any private function. There's no hire fee, you'd just need to comply with a minimum bar spend agreed beforehand.

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The Soda Room

City of London


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    150
Head downstairs at The Botanist and dance the night away at Soda Room. The club and cocktail lounge will be mixing up cocktails and tunes, Monday –Friday from 5pm to late and will play host to a range…
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Map Maison

Hackney


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    30
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    60
Welcome to MAP Maison - a cocktail lover’s paradise that also serves up a very special Tapas Style Afternoon Tea, Cocktail & Spirit Masterclasses, Take-Away Bottled Cocktails and Gift Vouchers.?Established…
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Green Goose

Bow


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Venue hire in London with affordable prices? It has to be Green Goose. This friendly boozer has bar, restaurant-style and garden spaces across its venue - meaning you can book a function or party suited to many occasions. All of this comes accompanied by classic British grub and amazing beer.

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The Long Lane

Farringdon


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    40
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    90

Found in Farringdon, The Long Lane is a lovely spot to host an event, with a capacity of up to 90 people and a small minimum spend. Chow down on gorgeous, international sharing plates complemented with creative cocktails and wonderful wines.

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The Skylark Café

Wandsworth


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    50
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    100
Looking for a Summer lunch or event venue? we cater for both big or small get-togethers... Located in the heart of beautiful Wandsworth Common, The Skylark Café is surrounded by 170 acres of beautiful…
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Temple Brew House

Holborn


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    60
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    130

With a basement space brewery space for 10 people, plus whole venue hire with a standing capacity of up to 130 guests, Temple Brew House is a great choice. Whether you need cheap small venue hire in London or affordable prices for something bigger, this place has the craft beer, darts and comfort grub to keep everyone happy.

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The Arch House

Bermondsey


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    60
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    100
Book or hire The Arch House, award-winning craft brewery Anspach & Hobday's taproom, bottle-shop and mixed-fermentation brewery along London's legendary Bermondsey Beer Mile. 12 delicious beers consisting…
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Tank & Paddle Minster Court

City of London


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    620
Brace yourself for epic handmade pizzas, craft beers and out of this world mac ‘n’ cheese. This winter, the Tank & Paddle bar is about to become your new city destination. Loosen your tie, kick…
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The Star of Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green


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    50
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    80
The Star of Bethnal Green is a friendly local pub with a range of exciting entertainment to enjoy. The Star is like a house-turned-pub space of dark woods, retro lampshades and lots of socialising. Home…
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The Grafton, Kentish Town

Kentish Town


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    50
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    100
The Grafton is the jewel in the Kentish Town crown and everyone is welcome.  The downstairs bar’s beautiful Victorian features were carefully restored in 2012 incorporating some contemporary touches…
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Larkshall

East London


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    24
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    35

Situated just a short walk from Highams Park and and Chingford Overground stations, The Larkshall is an East London gem complete with an upstairs mezzanine and a garden for hire. After low minimum spend venue hire in London? This is for you.

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Ladybird Bar

Angel


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    30
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    90
Ladybird Bar & Club is an icon of Islington nightlife. It's been nearly a 2 decades fix as one of the longest-standing late cocktail bars in Angel. Always a step ahead with their cocktail creations…
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The Beehive

Tottenham


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    30
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    60
In the heart of Tottenham lies The Beehive, a community pub for all. Inside the hive there is a beautiful bar, a function room and a games room filled with a pool table, darts board, board games and who…
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Rolling Stock

Shoreditch


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    150
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    600

Let's celebrate Christmas without breaking the bank and head to Shoreditch's well-loved Rolling Stock. Located in the heart of East London, this venue has a cosy and warm space with a heated garden. Feeling hungry? They also have an awesome burger and drinks menu.

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BAO King’s Cross

King's Cross


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    48
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    120
BAO King's Cross is inspired by the western style cafes in Asia, from the Boleros of Taiwan to the Kissetens of Japan. Experience Room Service on the first floor featuring TV screen and mini-bar or host…
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The Leopard Bar

Victoria


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    30
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    36

Hire the whole venue at Leopard Bar for 30 to 36 people, where the private, sophisticated spot will make your night one to remember. Expect mouthwatering canapés alongside a creative cocktail selection 200 whiskies and 30 Champagnes, with live music to boot.

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Lafayette

King's Cross


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    0
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    600
Hidden in the annals of King's Cross, Lafayette is one of London's best new music venue and events space. The music venue features a top of the range sound-system, filming and streaming equipment, sight…
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Small Beer Brew Co

South London


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    140
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    170
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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Steak and Company Piccadilly Circus

Soho


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    65
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    0

With the upstairs available for private hire and seating up to 65, Steak and Company Piccadilly Circus is a great choice for affordable hire. The fee is only £60 and minimum spend is £43 per person too, so you can keep the cost of your do low.

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Nordic Bar

Fitzrovia


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    70
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    160
SCANDINAVIAN THEMED LIVE SPORTS & PARTY BAR Enter Nordic Bar, a Viking paradise found mere steps from London’s illustrious Oxford Street. Unleash your inner conqueror with our lively Viking atmosphere…
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Venn St. Records

Clapham


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    0
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    180
Located in the heart of Clapham Common, Venn Street Records is a vinyl-clad, music-loving drinking den that has become one of the most popular haunts in the area. Sister venue to the legendary Old St.Records…
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All Star Lanes White City

Shepherd's Bush


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    0
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    400

In need of cheap venue hire in London? All Star Lanes White City has a private room to fit 120 people for munching through American eats. Plus, there's bowling to book and exclusive use of karaoke rooms should you want to sing your heart out.

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The Collab

Walthamstow


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    120
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    200

Affordable venues for a cheap private party in London are topped off by The Collab, who are known for their gut-busting burgers and very own craft beer. Thanks to low minimum spends and hire rate, this place is great when you don't want to break the bank.

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The Phene

West London


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    44
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    75

With three private rooms and a chef's table all up for grabs for your event, The Phene is an amazing choice of hire when you're looking to save some dough but not skimp on quality. This Chelsea watering hole has you covered for lovely interiors, elevated pub grub and drinks galore.

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Basement 144

Arsenal


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    0
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    100
Basement 144, a hire venue and lounge in the heart of Holloway. Hosting corporate and private events or 20+ private dining? Make sure to have them with Basement 144. Their team work closely with you to…
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The Star by Hackney Downs

Hackney


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    50
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    80
Perched on the edge of Hackney Downs, this Star is a playground of 90s interiors with shabby-chic furnishings, retro lampshades and old school stools and tables. Rough 'n' ready characterises this laid…
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Hydrant

City of London


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    150
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    400

Boasting many a function room with a spread of different shapes and sizes, The Hydrant is Fullers latest opening in Monument where you can chill with a pint in hand and classic British grub in your belly. Hire out rooms for private parties at affordable prices and spend your evening lathered in good beer and food. 

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Kix Bar + Kitchen

Dulwich


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    60
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    70
Dulwich's best-kept secret... Drawing inspiration from street-food corners across the globe, Kix offers a sharing plates menu merging the laid-back ambience of roadside stalls with the sophisticationof…
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Patch St. Paul's

St Pauls


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    150
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    350
Patch St. Paul's is a combination of cool cocktail bar and contemporary club, set over two floors and located by the iconic St Paul's Cathedral. The bar specialises in group bookings and happy hour with…
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Goldwood Sports Pub & Kitchen

City of London


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    0
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    60
Goldwood Sports Pub and Kitchen brings the best and brightest elements of London leisure together in a bold and eclectic destination, right in the heart of the financial district.  Displaying live sports…
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Substation Brixton

Brixton


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    0
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    400

Substation Brixton is a cool venue for hire in South London, boasting a range of different climbing walls and spaces, including a fitness studio and cafe, that's perfect for hosting unique events.

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Mash Paddle Brewery

Bermondsey


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    80
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    120

You can bag full venue hire of Mash Paddle Brewery in Bermondsey without breaking the bank. For just a small fee and minimum spend, you can host an event with up to 120 people. Plus, your guests can enjoy freshly brewed beers alongside ciders and cocktails.

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The Sterling

Liverpool Street


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    200
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    500
Nestled at the base of London's iconic Gherkin building is The Sterling, a relaxing bar that comes complete with bags of style and elegance. The huge windows allow light to flood in and illuminate theimpressive…
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Slammers Bar

London Bridge


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    0
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    0

A list for cheap venue hire in London wouldn't be complete without Slammers Bar, the underground prison that's ideal for your group of mates. Think sipping cocktails made by mixologists behind security screens, patrolling guards and more.

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Sun of Camberwell

South London


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Located on Coldharbour Lane, a short walk from the hustle and bustle of Camberwell Green and Loughborough Junction, The Sun of Camberwell is a charming local’s local at the heart of the Camberwell community…
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The Three Crowns

Shoreditch


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    80
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    150

Only moments away from Old Street station is The Three Crowns, a historical boozer that's a favourite with the locals. It offers a wide cocktail selection from espresso martinis to negronis, plus plenty of beers and wines. The entire venue can fit up to 150 guests while the dining area can fit a still sizeable 60 seated.

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The Axis

Bermondsey


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    35
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    100

When it comes down to affordable venue hire in the city, The Axis in Bermondsey is a real contender. Step inside this party venue, where you'll be able to dance with up to 50 guests, all while sipping on lip-smacking pours from the bar.

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Kona Kai

Fulham


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    150
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    300

Overlooked Chelsea because you thought it'd be too expensive? Kona Kai offers a stylish, fun and affordable birthday party location in one of London's most affluent areas. A Polynesian venue impressing with tiki interiors, exotic cocktails and a feel-good party playlist, enjoy those tropical vibes and vibrant atmosphere without emptying your wallet at Kona Kai.

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The Union Bar Chiswick

Chiswick


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    150
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    400
A welcoming, vibrant and friendly restaurant and bar in the heart of Chiswick Park. Guest experience is always at the forefront of everything they do, whether you're coming in for a casual lunch, after…
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Shoreditch Townhouse

Shoreditch


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Welcome to Shoreditch Townhouse. Situated on a quiet street, this Edwardian townhouse is one of the City’s hidden gems, standing on the same site since 1911. Whether being greeted with a cup of adventure…
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The Moth Club

Hackney


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With a dance hall, members-only bar, and a secret drinking den, The Moth Club is a glittery space perfect for private hires, photoshoots, and weddings. Situated on Vallette Street, this retro haunt has also got bands and DJs at the ready to make your event soar.

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The Wardrobe Bar & Kitchen

City of London


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    56
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    100
The Wardrobe Bar & Kitchen is the newest place-to-be in the City from the team who brought you Epic Pies. Perfect for corporate events, after work drinks, working lunch or Saturday brunch, there is…
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Wonderland Ceramics

Bethnal Green


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Looking for something a little different? At Wonderland Ceramics you can choose ceramic plates, mugs, frames and coasters, and then all have a memorable time painting your own piece. If you are planning…
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Lantana Shoreditch

City of London


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    60
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    150

If you're looking for a private hire venue in Shoreditch but on a budget, head to Lantana Cafe. The brunch spot has a mural area which can fit up to 60 people sitting and 100 guests standing. If that wasn't enough, they've got scrumptious fare and drinks to boot.

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The Social

Fitzrovia


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    150
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    150
Nestled in Fitzrovia's Little Portland Street, The Social has been a staple of London's music scene since opening in 1999. The Social boasts a gorgeous Scandinavian-style, wood-paneled upstairs bar, designed…
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MangiaTutto Restaurant

West London


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    42
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    50

With private spaces or the whole venue only costing up to £300 to hire, alongside low minimum spends on the day to boot, MangiaTutto Restaurant is great for an affordable party. But that's not all, as the Italian fare is sure to hit the spot.

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Barrafina Borough – Bar Daskal

London Bridge


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    0
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    55
Bar Daskal, is a cosy Spanish bar and events space in London Bridge’s Borough Yards, offering first-class Spanish drinks. Split across two floors, the upper floor with its own bar can accommodate 25for…
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Balls Brothers Minster Court

City of London


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    180
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    275
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 Fox & Firkin

South London


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    45
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    60

If you're looking for a party venue in South London that won't break the bank, check out The Fox & Firkin in Lewisham. They've got a train carriage available for private hire, where up to 60 guests can drink, dance and enjoy handmade pizza.

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Aspen and Meursault

Battersea


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    14
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    30
Aspen & Meursault seeks to demystify the world of intervention wines. Front the creators of the award-winning wine bar Diogenes the Dog, their newest opening in Battersea challenges preconceptions…
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The Street Easy

Clerkenwell


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    50
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    70
The Street Easy is a spacious and inviting venue created by couple Jake and Ruby. They wanted to create a space that has something for everyone - with menus full of food and beverages that they love and…
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The Old School Yard

London Bridge


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The Old School Yard is a bar that recognises the working Londoner's yearning for simpler times. They've turned the clock back, or more accurately, have set it to stay at 3.10pm constantly, so that thebar…
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Bar Social Battersea

Battersea


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    75
Bar Social is a Cocktail Bar located in heart of Battersea. They've been offering award-winning cocktails since 2007.  Situated on Lavender Hill, Bar Social Battersea have special offers daily on cocktails…
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The Oxford Market

Central London


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    80
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    150

Thanks to a basement space club and bar seating up to 75 or having 150 standing, The Oxford Market is an amazing, central location for your next shindig, private party or corporate affair. Expect them to cater for everything from brand activations to DJs for dancing.

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Machiya

Soho


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    30
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    40

Thanks to a basement bar that oozes all kinds of cool, from the dark features to the long sake list, Machiya has your back for an affordable small party venue in London without compromising on style. The space holds up to 40 people and has a low minimum spend.

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Little Nan's Cocktail Parties

East London


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For a charming Afternoon High Tea & Cocktail experience hire Little Nan and her utterly English mobile cocktail emporium rife with home made treats, infused Gins and antique goodies to create one vintage inspired parlour of bespoke food and drinks. Little Nan can cater to whatever you need, intimate groups or big occasions, to bring you a custom taste experience of tailored tipples and elegant eats. 

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The Star of Kings

Kings Cross


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    75
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    100
London’s King’s Cross has a rich heritage of music and entertainment. Minus the pretensions of the West End, King’s Cross has always been a can’t-fail destination for a good night out and The Star…
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The Waterfront

Clapham


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    0
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    0
The Waterfront in Wandsworth is a relaxing bar and gastro pub that offers river views and a homely atmosphere. On the edge of Battersea, The Waterfront is a perfect London bar for weekend escapes, lazy…
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Shaws Booksellers

City of London


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    40
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    100
A great pub near St Paul's Cathedral, the oddly named Shaws Booksellers combines the understated charm of a trusted local with a thriving City Centre location.  Expect freshly prepared, seasonal pub food…
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Vittoria Wharf Studios

Hackney


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    100
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    150

For those of you who want to host a big bash, whether it be a wedding or birthday, but don't want to break the bank, Vittoria Wharf Studios is a great shout. Snap this stylish space up for gorgeous natural sunlight, pretty views and excellent caterers.

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Temper Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    50
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    70
This is the third temper restaurant, located in Covent Garden on Mercer Walk. Like its sister restaurants in Soho and City, temper Covent Garden features an open grill where chefs cook ethically-sourced…
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The Betjeman Arms

Kings Cross


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    50
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    100

Whether it's a business meeting, an intimate soirée or a large party you're having, this grade 1 listed Victorian building can accommodate! The Grand Terrace can house 50 seated and 100 standing and is majestically situated under the arches of St Pancras. If it's a bite to eat you want, up to 60 seated and 100 standing can be comfortable hosted in the vintage style dining room. Poets Corner and Artois Room are quirky spaces dedicated to smaller gatherings. The choice is yours! 

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