London Bars & Pubs for Chinese New Year
The time is once again upon us - Chinese New Year is about to hit London, and we're taking you out on a whirlwind journey through some of the best bars, pubs and London Chinese New Year events in Chinatown and beyond. We've stockpiled some of the best events to celebrate Chinese New Year across the city - usher in the Year of the Horse in style and head out to one of our recommended bars and pubs for Chinese New Year in London.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
A hidden gem at heart of Brixton, The Courtesan offers a cool vibe that is reminiscent of a Chinese opium den - a top choice then, for Chinese New Year in London. An intimate, dimly lit space that features scattered vintage furnishings, this bar and restaurant in Brixton serves up a mean Dim Sum menu throughout the day with mixologists knocking up liquor laced treats.
This Chinese New Year offering at once combines Asian inspired cocktails, pan Asian themed dècor (we're talkin' Thai Buddhas and Chinese lanterns) and a menu to match. If you fancy sippin' on award winning cocktails, head on down to Zen Sai, one of our recommended bars for Chinese New Year in London.
Hutong is one of the finest Chinese eateries in the whole city, so its only fitting that they put on a magisterial event to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Visitors will be greeted by traditional lion dancers by the street entrance before Chinese musicians and origami artists welcome guests inside. The 'Double Happiness' menu will comprise of a range of exquisite options, with traditional and Modern offerings to celebrate the Year of the Sheep.
Another of our favourite Chinatown cocktail bars, Experimental Cocktail Club lies at the very heart of the Chinese New Year celebrations. They serve an amazing collection of spirits from the 1940's and 1950's - an ideal spot at which to retreat from the hubbub to enjoy a quiet couple. Don't miss out on one of our recommended bars for Chinese New Year in London.