The Perception Bar is made for Londoners, with a stunning aesthetic combined with delicious food and outstanding cocktails. Their music events, though, really draw you in, completing the luxurious experience that only this Central London bar can offer.
Luxury Experiences in London
Decadent dining events, luxurious drinks experiences and high-end parties, where can you make the most of what London's VIP roster has to offer? With our handy go-to guide, you'll be making your way to some of the finest shindigs, events and parties in the city, so why not check out our recommendations for the best luxury experiences in London and have yourself a dazzling damn time.
Whether you're looking to indulge a loved one, celebrate a special occasion, or just spoil yourself, Roka is just the place. With a stellar reputation for its Asian menu, as well as banging cocktails and a lush interior, you can't go wrong.
From taking over London's smallest bar through to masterclasses in gin and whisky, Merchant House is a city slice of luxury that puts you in control of your night out.
This stylish City of London hotspot combines traditional and quirky design with high quality service and conviviality. You'll be welcomed like a friend into the five-star lifestyle hotel. Andaz London Liverpool Street, before you tuck into a menu of wonderful cocktails, sharing platters and signature dishes.
Located in the heart of Belgravia, this stunning little jazz bar brings together fine dining and magnificent live music to offer you one of the best luxury experiences in London.
Candy cane decor? Themed rum cocktails? Sharing boards filled with Christmassy food? Sounds like a quirky date night at York & Albany. Make your way to the north London hideaway for a romantic time at this Insta-baiting pop-up.
Indulge in a night of delicious food in a wonderful interior with The Restaurant at Sanderson. The sleek, modern interior compliments the menu of carefully crafted, seasonal British food with a twist and inventive, artisanal cocktails. Outside, the heritage courtyard creates another beautiful, alternative place to drink.
With show-stopping circus performers, vintage burlesque queens and showgirl extraordinaires, Gin-House Burlesque is taking over this private members club and there will be plenty of drinking, dancing and debauchery.
Indulge in one of the most unique drinking experiences in London as guests can head to the top of the stunning Gherkin not only for sweeping views of the city, but some of the finest cocktails, wine and champagne in the business. If you're looking to treat someone, why not try the Searcys gift vouchers?
Head to popular French family chain bakery PAUL for a masterclass in making your own artisan bread. The award-winning patisserie will teach you the science behind bread making along with the basic skills needed to make and shape your own dough, before treating you to a post-class feast of drinks and sharing platters.
Whether you want to indulge in a delicious dinner with chef Mark Hix, improve your cooking skills at his masterclasses, or listen to fun conversations with a series of famous chefs, Hix Events is the perfect place to treat yourself.
Spend an evening enjoying some of the finest Welsh whisky and food pairings at Factory Coffee's masterclass. Hosted by Forbes whisky writer Felipe Schrieberg, you'll also be treated to five different variations of the spirit and accompanying Welsh dishes.
One of London's most exciting new dining spaces, Bread Street Kitchen is more than just a swanky City restaurant, you'll find yourself inside a quirky pod with delicious cocktails and delicious street food.
Merchant House is home to a world-class selection of specialty gins, and they're opening their doors to invite you to try a few for yourself. Head on over and you'll get expert knowledge of the creation of each, including the change to sip on an extremely rare spirit.
Aquavit is a seriously swanky and utterly delicious name on the international dining circuit, and the second outpost has finally landed in the UK. Head to St James to gorge on Nordic inspired cuisine that has earnt itself two Michelin stars as well as a very loyal following.
For those with a taste for the finer things in life, this sushi and sake experience will have you sipping on sparkling sake and learning the art of sushi preparation. The afternoon will be held in Liverpool Street's Miyako and led by the restaurant's Head Chef Kosei Sakamotosan.
Restaurant Ours is the perfect luxury experience when visiting Kensington. Combing delicious European food with a stripped back interior of exposed brickwork, wooden furnishings and splashings of greenery, you'll manage to feel right at home while being pampered like you deserve.
Head on down to Holborn for a luxury night of cabaret and entertainment in London. Not only primed for exclusive private parties and event showcasing, the London Cabaret Club presents some of the finest acts and events in the industry for a truly stunning night on the London tiles.
Head over to the Montague on the Gardens Hotel where their charming in-house eatery, the Blue Door Bistro, offers a sublime selection of unique British dishes, from duck cottage pie and prawn stroganoff, to carpaccio of wild mushroom and a whole line-up of quaffable cocktails.
Looking for a restaurant that'll really knock your socks off? Take things to tastier heights as this St Paul's restaurant invites you to a food-filled experience centred on the iconic Beef Wellington. Think salt beef brisket, truffle mash and dessert platters.
Spend your Sunday learning some invaluable cocktail making skills with the experts at Leicester Square Kitchen. This masterclass will teach you how to master the perfect margarita, tequila-based concoctions and taste a few mixes along the way, with canapes and a celebratory meal to finish.
Prepare to be transported to 1970s New York as this Studio 54-esque spot brings you drinking, dancing and debauchery. Sashay the night away with live music and entertainment alongside a slinky cocktail list and dishes to mop it all up.
When it comes to luxury experiences in London, there's nothing like a day filled with fine wines. Enjoy just that with blind tastings, food pairings, 16 tastings and a mega 3-course lunch at a booze-fuelled workshop, blind tasting or cheese and wine evening.
Enjoy an elevated dining experience in a way you'd never expect. London In The Sky is providing you with the chance to tuck into top-notch dishes while overlooking the entire city. Whichever flight you choose, expect an indulgent menu and plenty of incredible selfie ops.
Get the gastropub charm with silver service at The Guinea. This traditional English pub boasts a menu full of superior Scotch beef and award-winning pies that separates it from the rest – and they never compromise on the quality of food, wine or beer.
Learn about the craft of Champagne from the ultimate expert - Searcys. As part of this masterclass, you'll be treated to a trio of sips, along with accompanying dishes - with one of their expert connoisseurs giving you step by step guidance on the tasting process.
Head to the Half Hitch Micro Brewery in Camden and create your very own type of gin, courtesy of the venue's special gin masterclass. In a special 1 hour session, guests will first try some of the Half Hitch's finest gins, before learning all about the spirit courtesy of the gin specialists behind the bar. After that, you'll have the chance to create your own bespoke gin, made using ingredients that you've brought from home.
Whether you're planning a luxurious dinner before a show or wanting to really impress on date night, Craft London is the place for you. Utilising modern design across three floors, the venue really capitalises on its beautiful views of the Thames and the O2. The food is equally brilliant, serving up the finest British food created using ingredients mostly sourced on site.
Add a little extra luxe to your life with this restaurant crawl around some of the city's most sought after spots. Over the course of an evening you'll be taken to four incredible London restaurants for fine food, a tipple or two, and to top it all off you'll be raising funds for Action Against Hunger.
Learn the basics of the gin cocktail with this fun masterclass at Maretllo Hall, or sister site Serata Hall. Head to the cocktail bars where their head bartender will be talking you through the history of the spirit before you get hands on with some mixology.
With evenings dedicated to champagne, white and red wines, guests can expect to find a tasting session lead by knowledgeable experts and full of frivolous, fun games. Whether you're a self-professed connoisseur or know absolutely nothing at all about grape-based beverages, this event will cater for your every need.
Head to Black Rock and indulge in a night of luxury whisky in a cool, minimalist and contemporary setting. Their Whisky Library holds over 250 bottles of different whisky, making it the ideal place for any connoisseurs out there. Meanwhile, their centrepiece of an 18ft, 185-year-old oak tree is a sight to behold, acting as an interactive cocktail ageing system.
Fly through space, soar through the Sahara and discover new galaxies with this amazing supper club. The work of an experimental psychologist and chef, the evening looks beyond food to how we experience eat, still with 10 delicious courses.
Lovers of Japanese food should treat themselves to Nobu, as you enjoy a world-renowned menu packed full of Japanese dishes and adapted ones taking influence from the vibrant surrounding area. You can also enjoy a wide array of amazing cocktails from their bar too.
Learn how to make the finest, authentic pasta at these exclusive classes in Covent Garden. Taking place in the gorgeous La Goccia, you'll get the low-down on how to make the perfect dough, pasta shapes and traditional sauce to pair with.
Experience theatre productions from the best seats in the house with this luxurious package. Choose your favourite West End show, whether it be The Lion King, Matilda or Tina, and enjoy a pre-theatre dinner with a welcome drink from exquisite restaurants before watching a stunning production.
For a truly decadent meal, head over to uber-luxe restaurant Homage at The Waldorf, where you'll be treated to fine dining in a gorgeous setting. Head over for a feast of European fare with a British twist or nip in for an indulgent afternoon tea.