London's Best Cocktail Classes

Who doesn't love something mixed, muddled and shaken by a pro? From margaritas and mojitos through to sex on the beaches and sazaracs, London's cocktail bars know how to make them all - and now, they're letting you in on their secrets. Whether it's a hen party or a date night with a difference, we've rounded up the best cocktail classes in London, all of which will let you slurp your way to a new skill.

Last updated on 24th June 2022

Basement Sate

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While the forefront of desserts in London, Basement Sate is a broody destination that knows a thing or two about drinks as well. With their cocktail classes coming in at just £35 per person, guests can tuck into some of the top tipples in the city, be you a sweet tooth, or hankering for something a bit sharper, you'll be a pro in no time. 

Craving some cocktails? Make your way to The Egerton House Hotel in Knightsbridge for a fabulous martini class. Not only will you get to learn all the cool facts and history about this amazing bevvy, but you'll also get to taste some too. 

Events & Masterclasses

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Did somebody say, cocktail classes? The Perseverance did. Enjoy their cool range of cocktail making classes, teaching you how to expertly prepare and make some of London's most classic drinks.

Learn to make some beaut cocktails, then belt out your favourite guilty pleasure anthems while you're drinking them. London's dedicated karaoke bar bring their top drawer bartenders out to demonstrate a few of your favourite classics before it's over to your private booth for an hour of karaoke-fuelled antics. Tickets come in at £30, £45 or £45 for different packages.


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One of the best cocktail masterclasses in London, this unique offering in the heart of Victoria is designed for larger groups to get their shake on. Head down to Bbar where their fun and friendly sessions will school you in basic, intermediate and all things martini.

The Hide Bar

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The Hide Bar is a slick subterranean bar that is all about crafting something delicious, whether that be British plates or their list of inventive drinks. Check out their cocktail library and then have a go behind the bar as the team show you how to mix several classic recipes, all using ingredients from nearby Borough Market.

Fancy something boozy and interactive? Check out the Art of Spritz Masterclass for an evening that'll remind you of 1920s Venice. While learning about the origination of the original Venetian Spritz, you'll get to create two of your very own cocktails.

@ Hackney Funhouse on Various dates from Wednesday 29th June 2022

An evening at Hackney Funhouse's ABQ will have you boiling, bubbling and fusing your libations together whilst donning masks and aprons. What's more, the immersive cocktail experience takes place within an RV and has a cool soundtrack of tunes to keep you bopping as you play mixologist.

Temperatures are plummeting, but the only way is up as Skylight is playing host to a number of excellent drinks events this season. Head over to the rooftop haunt and you'll learn how to mix your own stunning cocktail creations alongside unbeatable views to enjoy them with. 

Megaro Bar

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Megaro is a basement bar in Kings Cross that's created a reputation for itself thanks to its stunning cocktail menu and quirky decor. The venue's expert mixologists have really let their creative side shine, curating a list of signature creations and spirit infusion - check into one of their cocktail classes to learn the tricks of the trade.

Dim sum and cocktails are what Ping Pong have perfected over the years, so their masterclasses are sure to give you plenty of insight and expert knowledge. Head on down to Ping Pong in Shepherd's Bush, Covent Garden and St Katharine's Docks to learn all about creating expert mixes, and your own personalised creations at these fun sessions.