Cabaret In London

Enjoy cabaret in London with awe-inspiring, devilishly sexy events popping up all over town, from opulent restaurant bars to tantalising nights at some of the city's best clubs. A titillating genre that covers all sorts of wonderful and fun performance art, from drag performers to burlesque shows; read on to find some of best cabaret bars and events in London.

For more unique ideas? Check out our guide to burlesque in London.

Last updated on 20th August 2019

The London Cabaret Club

57 user reviews 4

The London Cabaret Club combines the quintessential British fine dining experience with an innovative, interactive cabaret show. Indulge on a menu of exceptional dishes whilst the biggest West End stars put on a show that celebrates the rich heritage of British culture. Everything here has been put together just perfectly, from the balance of flavours in each dish to the original choreography in the show.  

House Of Burlesque

189 user reviews 5

The House of Burlesque is one of London's most glamorous secrets. Taking over some of the best venues in the city, this leading production company host evenings of stockings, feathers and fabulousness that won't fail to impress.

The Phoenix Artist Club

44 user reviews 5

If you're after cabaret in the West End, look no further than this Soho institution; where art-deco doors welcome you to a night of live performances like you've never seen before. Think crafty characters, Vaudevillian stars and more. 


65 user reviews 4

Taking over The King's Head Members Club, Gin-House Burlesque is going big with its return to Shoreditch. This February they will have a Valentine's special with snake-charmers, vintage vixens and fire breathers entertaining you. 

@ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club on Thu, 19th Sep 2019 @ 20:00 - 23:30

Head over to Bethnal Green this September where the Double R Club are back with their 10th birthday celebration. Celebrating a decade of the country's only David Lynch-inspired cabaret, you'll have doughnuts and Agent Cooper coffee shot included in your ticket, and more talented acts than you can shake a log at.

Rumour Mill

28 user reviews 5

Looking for a little cabaret in London? Look no further, because Rumour Mill is back and this time, they're heading to a couple of secret spots to bring you immersive feasting and top notch performances; from burlesque to belly dancing.

Proud City

55 user reviews 4

When it comes to show-stopping performances, Proud know how it's done. Head to their City site, where you'll find prohibition vibes, mouthwatering dishes and sleek entertainers. Expect everything from The Cabaret Cocktail Club to The Secret Burlesque Society and the Winter Wonderland.

Luscious Cabaret

13 user reviews 5

Join Luscious Cabaret for an evening of mischief with a band of misfits. From magic to music, comedy to cabaret, theses guys and gals have plenty in store for you. So pull up a chair and let the Paulus guide you through their weird and wonderful world. 

  The Crass Menagerie

3 user reviews 5

@ Matchstick Piehouse on Every 4th Monday of the month

Heat up your Monday nights with this monthly fixture of cutting-edge cabaret. Featuring some of the finest in drag, burlesque, comedy and music, the cult sensation of Cambridge is now setting up shop in London's Matchstick Piehouse for monthly themed event. 

The London Cabaret Club

128 user reviews 4

Witness some of the finest cabaret in London with London Cabaret Club's spectacular shows, that combine unique choreography and premium production values to celebrate the rich heritage of British culture – all while you enjoy an exquisite dining experience.

Cafe de Paris

1890 user reviews 4

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A notorious name on London's cabaret scene, Cafe De Paris is home to some of the most sought after acts and shows in the business. From daring performers to lush burlesque acts that will blow you away, it's opulent, it's glamorous, and it's a must-try.

If you're looking for something a little different, head to Proud's Embankment outpost, where you'll find Gatsby-themed brunches, opulent club nights and eclectic parties come the weekend. It's not only about performances; the food and drinks are just as show-stopping.


15 user reviews 5

Taking inspiration from David Lynch, this cabaret is a dark, troubling and dreamlike world served up with comedy to boot, filled with fantastic performers of burlesque and cabaret.

From cabaret and burlesque, to live movie singalongs and magic shows, FEST is doing it all. Prepare to be dazzled by The Birdcage Cabaret; the concept drawing inspiration from the Broadway and West End Musical La Cage Aux Folles and special guest acts performing comedy, magic, circus and more.

@ Metropolis on Sat, 14th Sep 2019 @ 20:00 - 22:00

Heading for Metropolis this September, Dusk returns for more dark cabaret antics. Taking influence from cult classics like Sin City, Dusk Till Dawn and the musical stylings of Lana Del Ray, Billie Eilish and The Rolling Stones, it's one of the most unique burlesque nights in London.

  High Tea & Tease

17 user reviews 4

@ Cellar Door on Every Saturday

Cabaret, cards, burlesque and a number of other forbidden pleasures are to be expected Cellar Door's High Tea & Tease night. Open every Saturday, experience one of the most raucous displays of cabaret London has to offer from such performers Miss Daisy Page, Vicious Delicious and the legendary Beatrix Von Bourbon. Tickets include the show, casino chips and high tea with bubbles, finger sandwiches, cupcakes and tea.