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Quirky Christmas Party In London
Turkey, too much mulled wine and boughs of holly at every turn - Christmas is swell, but it can feel a bit repetitive. From bauble-juggling acrobats through to Mariah-esque drag queens, we're looking for something a bit different this festive season. And the city's bars and restaurants have delivered; check out our list of London's quirky Christmas party venues.
All Star Lanes adds a touch of tinseltown to your office party celebrations this Christmas. Offering a ridiculously fun evening from Brick Lane to Holborn, Stratford and Shepherd's Bush), they've got bowling, American comfort food and kitsch cocktails, as well as luxe private rooms for that added private VIP experience.
Looking to add a dash of competition to you Christmas party? Head no further than Electric Shuffle, the all-new technological spin on shuffleboard. Perfectly placed in Canary Wharf, they'll be powering up this winter, armed with plenty of refreshments to enhance your experience.
Perfect for a quirky London Christmas party, The Big London Bake Off is a top spot for festive fun. Get your bubble together and prepare to battle it out to see who is the real star baker - there's always plenty of sweet treats to go around.
London's infamous immersive bar, Alcotraz will have you spending time in the clink this Christmas. The perfect back drop for a suitably kooky festive do, you won't have to worry about your get up because everyone will be clambering into some fetching orange jumpsuits for the occasion.
In need of something to warm you up after those long and cold winter days? Look no further than The Reggae Brunch. Bringing sunshine vibes to a top-secret London location, you can expect non-stop tunes, a three-course Caribean meal and bottomless rum punch at this quirky festive-themed party.
One of Marylebone's boldest venues, this great cocktail bar inspired heyday Havana boasts over 200 different types of rum alongside delicious Cuban and Caribbean cuisine and number of spaces available for private hire.
Serving up pizzas, cocktails and eye-popping interiors, this neon-lit is the perfect spot to bundle all the gang into for a night of drinking, dancing and festive merrymaking. And if you're looking for something a little further south, their sister sites in Clapham Common and Clapham Junction offer a similarly raucous rock'n'roll-style atmosphere.
Located in the heart of Shoreditch, this wacky venue offers weirdness by the bucket-load. Bringing you quirky cocktails and stunning live shows, you can really let loose at this wonderful circus-themed spot.
Hands down one of the most fun places to party in the whole of London, Bounce brings UV ping pong, cracking tunes, festive food and premium drinks to the table for your office bash this year. Choose to hire out a private space at their Old Street or Farringdon locations.
Round up your elves and head south of the river where Tropix is bringing you a slice of beach life. An island escape in the heart of Clapham, the energetic bar serves up big flavours, delicious cocktails and exotic food all at a reasonable price.
This Christmas spread some yuletide joy by cruising up and down the River Thames. This quirky festive celebration will have you rocking around the Christmas tree to classic tunes for the ultimate boat party experience, with plenty of food and drink to boot.
Part Victorian men's club, part masonic lodge in style, this cool venue in Seven Dials boasts some of the swishest interiors in Covent Garden. Perfect for a lavish function with a twist, you'll find pizzas and quirky cocktails to keep those fun times flowing.
Boasting some seriously state-of-the-art technology, this excellent crazy golf experience is a must-visit if you're looking for a quirky twist on the classic Christmas party. Enjoy round-after-round of golfing while you sip on stellar cocktails or head to the Bank site for fun in the City.
While i might look a lot like a living room, Homeboy is actually one of the best bars around. Bringing Irish hospitality to North London, the venue whips up excellent cocktails, along with having an incredible selection of Irish whiskey.
Mix things up this Christmas with a water-based bash. Located in Hackney, Barge East is a cosy historic Dutch barge which whips up a menu of British fusion dishes - hire out the entire venue, or chat to them about a smaller group.
Why settle for boring ol' plans, when you can head along to Fire & Fromage this Christmas? You'll not only get to experience an authentic taste of the mountains through mouthwatering raclette and s'mores toasted over a fire, but there are also cabana tables to get cosy with pals.
Not your average Christmas party venue, Near & Far's second outpost promises a touch of California in the heart of Camden. There's 4 bustling floors, with everything from neon lights and private rooms to a palm-tree lined terrace and cracking cocktails.
For those quirky festive shindigs, make your way to Aquum in Clapham for Jingle Balls - Sip&Paint Party. So, what's in store? Expect to paint plenty of hunky torsos, all while quaffing free-flowing bubbles or delving into mouthwatering eats. Sign us up.
The quirkiest Christmas party venue in London? It doesn't get much more wild than ZSL London Zoo. An iconic landmark for tourists and locals alike, the iconic spot is offering you the space to eat, drink and get merry while overlooking, lemurs, lions and all sorts.
Always a go-to during the winter season, Queen of Hoxton really know how to set a scene. This year their whisking you off to an alpine rooftop with some immaculate après ski vibes, including heated seats, cosy blankets and buttered rum cocktails.
One of the most epic new openings in Shoreditch as of recent, The Viaduct might be tucked away in railyway arches, but it's bringing you out of this world experiences. Complete with its own themed cosmos room, The Viaduct would make an impressive festive escape thanks to beers on tap, nibbles and cocktails to impress all groups of all sizes.
Christmas parties don't come much quirkier than Sounds Familiar Music Quiz. The hilarious music quiz is back this year with more festive antics - think singalongs, conga lines and the chance to snap up some fabulous themed prizes.
This Balham bar stocks much more than just booze with its own boutique cinema room, private dining rooms and a gallery room where you'll find a sweet balcony. AFor a Christmas party that's more fun than flop, take a tour aroundT he Exhibit or its Streatham sister for entertainment, food and drinks.
Looking for quirky festive party plans? Then head to Fox Excel on Western Gateway for Christmas with the Santa Babes. This cool event will have you quaffing a glass of bubbly on arrival, followed by an evening filled with entertainment from the harmonising trio, alongside a three-course meal.
Celebrate Christmas at Flight Club's festive brunch, complete with Christmas jumpers, bottomless pizza, a bottle of prosecco and Winter Pimm's, DJs, festive treats and darts! If you're feeling something a little later in the day, check out the party planning options at any of their Victoria, Bloomsbury and Shoreditch venues.
Flashback to the 1920s with this incredible Gatsby-themed haunt. Taking place at the London Cabaret Club, the venue offers an impressive lineup of Champagne, three-course meals, VIP seating and plenty more. Dress to impress for your next Christmas party at this stunner.
Step into any London Cocktail Club from Liverpool Street to Fitzrovia and you'll find yourself surrounded by some of the most devilish drinks in town - and their makers. If fire, bartop dancing and outrageous antics are your kind of Christmas party then this is a spot for you.
One of our top choices for a Christmas party in Hoxton, Colours is the East Longon hangout that's got 4 spaces for you all to to create, dance, eat and drink. Make it a season to remember and book in advance here.
Set behind a huge yellow door, this Notting Hill bar is the ultimate place to party come the festive season. Recreating a shared house vibe, the space is full of quirky furniture along with having a basement room available for private hire.
Nothing says quirky Christmas party like having fun on a rooftop, or heading down for a bottomless brunch complete with street food traders and beers from the local brewery. Luckily, Lost In Brixton has just that, alongside private hire options.
Located not far from Paddington, Huckster is a multi-space venue that's got something for everyone. With various themed rooms, including a Chinatown space, a Brooklyn-inspired bar, and Karaoke rooms, the West London spot lets you tailor your party.
A quirky Christmas party in London, The 90s Brunch promises to take you back to the glory days of the Spice Girls, Capri Suns and Tamagotchis with their themed bash. Expect bottomless cocktails, tasty dishes and an unbeatable soundtrack.
On the hunt for a Christmas party venue with that little extra pizzazz? Pergola On The Wharf transforms into a festive paradise come the winter season, with foliage-adorned rafters and twinkling lights galore. Either book out the whole venue or a private room for celebratory feasting and drinking.
Go around the world without ever setting foot outside The City at this elegant St. Paul's pub. Offering exotic cocktails and tasty cuisine, it's got the perfect refreshments and atmosphere for a fun Christmas party.
Spread across two floors, The Book Club is a Shoreditch stalwart that can be adapted for all your private hire needs. Take the downstairs room, which can be used in its entirety, which sports interesting features such as a bulb-covered ceiling and exposed brickwork.
Not your average Christmas party, Kona Kai offers something a little out of the ordinary. Prepare to be transported to Polynesia as this Fulham favourite promises tiki-esque tipples, light bites and tropical vibes all around.
Keep things quirky this Christmas in London with Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events. From festive bottomless brunches to themed dinners, their winter event schedule is packed with plenty of cool and quirky happenings around the city.
Shimmy back in time this Christmas in London with a fun take on the speakeasy with The Candlelight Club. Taking you all the way back to the roaring 1920s, expect live music, candles in abundance and frolicking aplenty in a Central London location.
There are few things in life that are better than cocktails and desserts, so it's a shame that the two rarely ever get to play together. Basement Sate puts an end to all of that by marrying both in this Parisian chic cocktail bar and dessert diner.
If you're looking for a Christmas party spot unlike any other in the city this winter, make a beeline for Winterland. From themed brunches and cosy seasonal spaces, to fondue in igloos, it's the ultimate love letter to all things chilly.
If you fancy something a little different this festive season, check out this Christmas Is A Drag show over at Bloomsbury Big Top. Boasting three massive headliners, support acts and dancers, as well as brunch food and bottomless drinks, it's not one to be missed.
When it comes to cosy Christmas parties, there's just something about a ski lodge retreat in the heart of the West End that ticks all our boxes. With a variety of party packages, you can even get your own ski lodge, mulled wine and festive food with a DJ and disco.
Here to surprise and excite all guests, The Last Tuesday Society is a venue in London like no other. Perfect for a Christmas booking with a twist, the Absinthe Parlour is a dediction to incredible cocktails and unusual interiors, as you get familiar with Viktor Wynd's collection of rarities and oddities.
Shuffling isn't just for summer, guys. Take the plunge and book your Christmas do at this Shoreditch hangout. With a great drinks selection, tasty pizzas and plenty of space to get your shuffle on, it's one of the top quirky venues for a festive fiesta this year.
For private venues in London, The Little Orange Door in Clapham is perfect for your huge Christmas party. You can enjoy a gin bar in a botanical conservatory and have a fancy candlelit dinner at this gorgeous restaurant.
From the City to the West End, Swingers is offering you refuge from the winter weather with a stellar mix of modern minigolf, top-notch cocktails and street food from some of London's finest traders. Whether it's a team night or party with friends, you won't go wrong here.
You don't have to snaffle your sandwiches in secret on this vehicle; Bustronome is a gourmet dining experience that takes you around the sites of London while feeding you festive fare. This year they've got a multi-course menu which includes lobster or duck; alternatively, the entire bus can be hired for corporate occasions.
If you're ready to kick off the holiday season, head to the Silent Disco Christmas Special. The quirky event features chart-topping tunes while you jam out via your headphones. Plus, there will be delicious drinks to boot and an open deck so you can admire views of the Thames.
A stunning collision of cabaret and fine dining, this Covent Garden cocktail spot comes alive with aerialists, fire-eaters, drag, and dancers. Designed to impress, the restaurant fans out from a stage - making sure you have one hell of a view as you tuck into Asian inspired fare.
Ever spent your Christmas party in a ball pit? Well, now you can. Head for a boozy brunch, games night or big ol' bash at Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch, where bottomless bubbles, DJs and plenty of pizza await at their Winter Wonderland.
With hilarious commentary from Boogie Ruth, uplifting music and spontaneous flash mobs, Boogie Shoes Silent Disco Walking Parties are not to be missed. Head on their Christmas special to enjoy the gorgeous lights of the West End with fabulous company.
From the same team as Bar Elba and Tonight Josephine, Nikki's is a sassy and sparkly spot to party til the wee hours. Located in Shoreditch, the venue is based around fictional party girl Nikki, doing her proud with an abundance of pink interiors and some wicked cocktails.
Secretive in all it does, the Looking Glass is cosy cocktail den based in Shoreditch on the innocent looking Hackney Road. Hidden behind a life size looking glass, the bar is debaucherous and constantly buzzing with mischievous fun.
If you're after something a little different from your London Christmas party for 2022, then this boat cruise will fit the bill. Across the four-hour event, you can admire the view from the outdoor decks, munch on the festive spread and dance to the DJs.