Doggett's Coat & Badge


The historic Doggett's Coat and Badge pub in South Bank, London is within a short stroll of Blackfriars Bridge, Stamford Street and Blackfriars Road.

Step inside to discover a traditional pub of unique character, famous for its range of real ales and quality pub food,  all served with a generous measure of classic British hospitality.

Sat on the bank of the River Thames the Doggett’s Coat & Badge is the perfect venue for your next event. We have a choice of three private rooms which can accommodate a wide range of events for over 100 people. You can also hire our beautiful garden terrace which boasts fantastic views of the River Thames, which is perfect for your summer party.

We can cater to any style of event, whether it be organising a private birthday party, business meeting or drinks reception. Whatever event you’re planning we'd love to hear from you and help you make it extra special. 


  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
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Day Open Close Notes
Monday 10:00 23:00
Tuesday 10:00 23:00
Wednesday 10:00 23:00
Thursday 10:00 0:00
Friday 10:00 0:00
Saturday 10:00 0:00
Sunday 10:00 23:00



Doggett's Coat & Badge, 1 Blackfriar's Bridge, SE1 9UD



Nearest Station

Blackfriars (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves British, Pub Food, Bar Snacks, Breakfast, Burgers and Roast Dinner food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Terrace Bar Rooftop 40 120 - - -

Our Rooftop Terrace Bar is our crowning jewel.  A private room complete with a Bar and outdoor terrace, it has unparalleled views across the City of London.  

The maximum capacity of the room is up to 120 guests at the time for an informal buffet provided the weather is good.  A further space, our Boardroom, which is on the same floor is available to hire, if you are concerned about the weather, please ask for the price.  For a sit down meal it can accommodate up to 30. 

Doggett's Bar Private Room 90 120 - - -

Our Thomas Doggett’s Bar is the largest private room available.  A very airy space with stunning views and panoramic windows overlooking The River Thames and St Paul's.

The maximum capacity of the room is up to 120 guests for an informal set up, or up to 80 for a sit down meal.  This room has full A/V equipment making it an ideal space for parties and meetings. 

Boardroom Private Room 30 50 - - -

The Boardroom is the ideal location to host a number of different events, from board meetings to seminars, training sessions and team meetings. Located on the 3rd floor, The Boardroom can seat up to 30 guests in a boardroom style and 50 in a theatre style. Various room layouts can be set up to suit your specific requirements. This room is also equipped with full use of AV systems including TV screens, HDMI compatible and option for Dial in Meetings.

Garden Pavilion Outdoor Space 40 80 - - -

Our new, heated Pavillion is the perfect space for your informal event.

With a retractable roof, this is the perfect venue come rain or shine.

Our Buffet and Drinks packages are available, cooked fresh. This area is also perfect for drinks gatherings and buffets.

The Pavillion is situated in our rear beer garden, this is not a fully private space.

If you are interested in exclusive full hire of the Back Garden and Pavilion and take advantage of the outside bar and offered BBQ option, please request a bespoke quote.

Please note that the branding in the photos will change throughout the year.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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