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.
Last updated on 15th February 2018
This luxury Christmas event in London features three course meal, Champagne and festive film screening. Cosy up in front of the big screen and sip on some bubbles at this great festive film event.
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.
Divino In Vino is running a series of delicious and educational wine evenings across the city. Join the wine connoisseurs as they teach you more about orange wine, Moroccan bottles and everything you need to know to up your drinking game.
Indulge yourself at M Restaurant for one of the finest dining experiences in London. While the restaurant is welcoming and friendly, the interiors are lavish and luxurious, making the perfect setting for you to sup on the best wine and food. Their distinct food comes from 6 different countries, bringing in prime cuts of meat from each to maximise deliciousness.
Stephen St Kitchen is a light and airy venue located in the BFI's West End Base. Serving up a huge menu in a stylish setting, the restaurant and bar is perfect for dinner in Central London. Start your night with one of their fancy cocktails and continue with a slap-up meal with choices such as steaks or, on weekends, a bottomless brunch.
Using Viking principles and modern techniques, chef Jonas Lorentzen is cooking up a seven course feast in Belsize Park. Join him for his supper club, Matr, to feast on seven scrumptious courses that each tell as story - there's also seven natural wines to add to the flavours.
Any trip to Disrepute is a treat indeed. This basement bar has sophisticated clientele, wonderful and interesting interiors, a cocktail menu that’s as interesting as its cocktails, and a history that you’ll want to learn about.
Come to M Restaurant if you want to be treated in the luxurious way you deserve. The beautiful venue serves steak from six different countries, cooked to perfection, as well as a menu and wine list from those six countries. They also serve a variety of cocktails, and cater for private dining too.
Indulge in a luxury London event this winter with this fabulous event series from One Aldwych. Enjoy a three course meal at Indigo before a live screening from the Royal Opera House to be enjoyed with a chilled glass Champagne Lallier.
Enjoy a six-course tasting meal courtesy of MasterChef 2017 winner Saliha Mahmood Ahmed and runner-up Steve Kielty in the surrounds of the gorgeous Barge House in Haggerston. The two chefs will be combining their specialist skills to bring you some truly incredible dishes.
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.
This stylish City of London hotspot combines traditional and contemporary design with high quality service and conviviality. You’ll be welcomed like a friend into the luxury hotel, before you tuck into a menu of wonderful Champagnes, speciality Bellinis, light bites, sharing platters and signature charcuterie boards.
The team at Bedales Wines serve London a series of wine workshops that'll leave you full of interesting facts and with a slightly intoxicated smile etched across your face. 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.
Wine and cheese is one of the most luxurious things to eat in London, especially if you get it right. Which is why you should join Bedales for a night of delicious food, where your host will talk you through five wonderful pairings, teaching you how the flavours work together. They’ll also answer questions in a relaxed, conversational (and sometimes hilarious) manner.
Within Kensington is a French-Japanese fusion restaurant open for your pleasure. Serving up a menu packed with Japanese-influenced French cuisine and an award-winning wine list in a chic, minimalist setting, even the toughest critics will find something to love.
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.
This elegant bar in Canary Wharf offers everything from panoramic views of London from the fourth floor, to hand-blended drinks made from high-end liquors and a delicious array of Italian canapes.
Art and food come together in this immersive experience, where you will feast on three courses of homemade Palestinian food, all while exploring the themes of love and conflict in Romeo and Juliet, through the lens of modern Palestine.
Moored on the banks of the River Thames and offering stunning views of London's biggest landmarks, The Yacht London is an elegant restaurant and bar that's well-worth a visit. Head chefs Marcus Fontaine & Antonio De Castilla have worked tirelessly to create a stunning menu of classic British dishes that have all been given subtle European twists. Perfect for a date night or a special family celebration, The Yacht is a luxurious experience like no other.
Truly treat yourself to a night of spectacular wine and food, as the world’s most famous wine producers pair wine with delicious food, tell you of the complexities of the taste of the wines, and delve into the process of modern wine making.
Get an exclusive tour of the Ham Yard hotel, where you’ll be guided and taught about how to collect and successfully hang art in order to make it fun in a living space, before enjoying a three course lunch or afternoon tea.
When it comes to a night of VIP drinking in London, no venue does it better than a luxury Champagne bar in the heart of Kings Cross. Not only boasting luxe furniture and high-end charm, head on over for bottles of bubbly and oysters aplenty in this favoured venue.
Quaglino’s After Hours cabaret performance is back, bringing more over-the-top, lavish, and larger-than-life performances from a range of spectacular performers, all while you are treated to the luxurious drinks and food of the restaurant.
Graze on fine-ding plates while overlooking some of London's best sights; The Yacht is a floating restaurant that combines fine-dining with incredible London views.
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.
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.
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.
Founded by Marco Pierre White, London Steakhouse Co. Chelsea consistently delivers top quality cuts of meet in a smart atmosphere. Spread across three floors, the Chelsea venue has a range of dining spaces that include private hire.
Pop-up Opera aims to bring incredible opera to a wider audience with their hilarious and modern take on a classic piece. Il Matriomonio Segreto delighted audiences more than 100 years ago and the story is being retold with talented cast members and in beautiful London locations, from an old tunnel shaft through to an old rectory.
Make your way down to Fitzrovia for a dining experience to remember. Boasting a Michelin star, this luxury restaurant promises only the finest in cuisine as they churn out stunning plates and world renowned flavours.
Just a stone’s throw from Moorgate Station is one of London’s finest Italian restaurants. Situated over two floors, with a wine bar above and an elegant restaurant below, expect exemplary service from their well-trained staff and delicious Italian dishes at every visit.
Not only will you be treated to three courses of bold and rich food, you’ll enjoy a welcome cocktail, a cocktail masterclass, wine throughout your meal and an inspirational talk from ethical fashion brand ‘Know The Origin’ – all while you swap seats between the courses in typical Yonder fashion.
A hotel bar so luxe it shares a neighbourhood with Queen Liz herself, The Cavalry Bar is located within the Ruben at the Palace hotel, just a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace. For a high-end London experience, book into their bar for a crisp glass of champagne, tasty platter style eats and their expertly mixed bespoke cocktails.
Feast on a scrumptious three course menu at Covent Garden Hotel as Champagne Pommery roll into town. Hosted by a wine expert, the evening will include talks and matched glasses of bubbly.
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.
Rub shoulders with some of the best creators in the drinks business at this luxury London event at One Marylebone. This April some of the best bartenders in London will descend on the venue to craft some truly incredible drinks, and you're invited along for the experience.
Treat yourself to drinks at the Prosecco House, where you can sip on the finest sparkling wine and cocktails, feast on Italian meats, cheeses and small plates, and appreciate the sophistication of the bar.
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.
Based in the sleek, opulent streets of Mayfair, Ametsa With Arzak Instruction offers its guests a luxuroious Basque dinning experience that wonderfully combines tradition with contemporary flavours. With one Michelin Star (so far) to its name, the restaurant specialises in adding slight seasonal twists to a range of classic dishes, all of which hold onto the earthy, rustic flavours that have come to define Basque cuisine. Exploring new combinations each day, Head Chef Elana Arzak was awarded the Veuve Clicquot World's Best Female Chef award.