Monday Nights in London
You've made it through the first, and worst, day of the working week - which, if you ask us, is cause for celebration. Perhaps a lowkey pub quiz or comedy show with some mates? Or maybe a happy hour cocktail followed by a dance at a top party spot? Whatever you're in the mood for, this city's bars, clubs and restaurants are on hand with great events and fun ideas to spice up your Monday night in London.
Fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping, bloody good fun... this live-action escape room will see you and your mates racing against time to find a hidden key, whilst avoiding the clutches of a chained-up zombie that's slowly loosening the shackles...
Grab you workmates and head to one of Flight Club's various locations around London for an evening of light-hearted competition and a few tasty drinks. Expect arcade-themed decor, paddles of pizza and social darts.
One of the city's best basement spots for drinking and dancing, Bar Rumba brings the party every week with their Monday Mash-Up club nights. DJs will keep you on your feet till 3am with a range of reggaeton tunes, dancehall classics, chart bangers and RnB.
For something a little different this Monday night in London, venture down to Cellar Door for a drag-tastic evening of live music and cocktail cavorting. Hosted by some of the fiercest queens in the industry, this thigh-slapping event is a must-try and will have you giggling from start to finish.
Zoo Bar is known for hosting some of the liveliest parties and best student nights around. Get your week off to a cracking start with a happy hour drink or two at the West End bar before moving on to the dancefloor and shaking your tail feathers to non-stop anthems till the early hours.
A favourite amongst students, Cargo's Love Shack are bringing you the best 70's, 80's and 90's hits across three massive dance floors and serving up affordable drinks all night long. In other words: it's a guilty pleasure-fuelled cheap night out that you can't help but love.
The Three Compasses is devoting Monday nights in London to their fellow comrades in the hospitality industry. All you have to do is flash your payslip and you'll get your hands on nightlong drinks deals, including 4 shots for £10, doubles for the prices of singles and a burger and pint for a tenner.
Spice up your Monday nights in London with one of Smudged Lipstick's quirky dating events. From Connect 4 to life drawing, dirty scrabble to salsa classes, they're a great way to meet like-minded people in a relaxed atmosphere and have a laugh while you do.
This definitely beats a Monday night at the gym... Lightbox London is upgrading your sweat sessions with live DJs pumping the jams and stunning light shows providing a flashy backdrop as you stretch, box and tone at these unique exercise classes.
Housing six different rooms, all with their own theme and music, Piccadilly's Tiger Tiger is your go-to for a wild Monday out in London. Priced at only £5, the club's weekly Crazy Monday invites to you to bop with salsa dancers to Latin, reggaeton and Brazilian beats.
The Top Secret Comedy Club is renowned for welcoming in some of the biggest names in the industry, as well as a roster of talented up-and-comers. Don't believe us? See for yourself over one of their weekly new material nights, where you'll play guinea pig to fresh jokes.
Trade in your briefcase for a whisk with The Big London Bake, a GBBO-inspired contest. Over 90 minutes you'll battle it out against fellow chefs as you mix, fold and decorate a showstopper that'll hopefully wow the judges and earn you glory.
Take the edge off Mondays at Soho's very own slice of Scandinavia, The Nordic Bar. This watering hole not only serves up native classics - Swedish meatballs, breaded haddocks and hefty platters - but also a great party vibe. Check out some of their retro arcade tables and beer pong whilst sipping on 2-4-1 cocktails and cheap pints.
Thanks to The Piano Works, there's only one place you'll want to be after work on a Monday. Join them for a memorable night of live music from their in-house band, performing a variety of songs requested by the crowd - we're talking TayTay, Oasis, Rage Against The Machine and more.
Merchant House know a thing or two about their spirits - specifically gin, rum and whisky. Pick your poison and join them for a classy Monday masterclass where you'll learn the history behind the tipple before being taught how to shake up a number of cocktails.