Friday Nights London

Work is over for another week so it's time to paint the town red. Whether you want a big Friday night out in London and fancy trying a super club, or settling in for a few bevs and some food at somewhere a bit smaller, our list gives you all the best places to make your night rattle and shake. Discover the best events, bars and clubs for a Friday night out in London right here. 

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Last updated on 23rd July 2021

The Phoenix Arts Club

301 user reviews 5

'Best Bar & Club in Covent Garden & The Strand' - Time Out 'London's Best Secret Bar' - Harper's Bazaar 'Entertainment Club of the Year' - Club Awards Non-members can gain entry to The Club by…

Top Secret Comedy Club

231 user reviews 5

Friday night is hands down the best time of the week to visit the Top Secret Comedy Club. Renowned throughout the circuit for attracting a mix of emerging talent and Fringe regulars, ease towards the weekend by laughing yourself silly at this hugely popular Covent Garden spot.

@ Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch on Various dates from Wednesday 4th August 2021

Come get balls deep! With over a million balls, two ball pits, nostalgia-inducing cocktails, and the best mix of RnB, disco and house beats to party to, there truly isn’t any competition for a ridiculously fun night out. A ticket gives you entry...

Clubbing hotspot Cargo in Shoreditch brings you the best of the best on Friday nights with their weekly sessions with Resident DJs and live music. With a heated terrace and late night restaurant, this East London haunt should be firmly on your radar.

Lit Bar

52 user reviews 5

For serious party vibes this summer, head over to Lit in Clapham. Bring your squad every weekend and dance late into the night while the DJs spin a number of club classics, including garage, house and R'n'B hits.

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Friday 6th August 2021

The Mind Palace is a private bar for the curious. Join us for an immersive cocktail experience to die for. Solve the case. Find the ingredients. Succeed and drink to your success, fail and this mistake may be your last. Sebastian Moran,...

Hidden behind unassuming shutters lies Alcotraz, a secret prison staffed with guards to help you successfully smuggle liquor past the Warden and get it into the hands of the longest-serving inmates.  Inspired by Hollywood Movies and TV that have...


119 user reviews 3

A fun and vibrant Brazilian beach bar, Floripa is one of London's most prolific party Friday nights. Attracting revellers from all over London, Floripa is in Shoreditch and as such offers an eclectic and international vibe that is welcoming and feel-good. DJs play the best in many genres, going from Funk, to Jazz, to Drum & Bass, to Rock N' Roll. They also serve a great selection of Brazilian street food which keeps partygoers content until the early hours. 

The London Cabaret Club

265 user reviews 4

This is cabaret like you've never experienced it before as The London Cabaret Club delivers original choreography, premium production values and spectacular stars from the West End to create an unforgettable show. The performances dive into the rich heritage of British culture while you feast on a truly exquisite dinner.