Pop Up Bars in London 2019

This city does a lot of things well, but the pop up bars in London are, quite frankly, next-bloody-level. A cultural melting pot for all things unique, crafty and alcoholic, the incredible selection of London pop ups and pop up restaurants ensures that our city remains a permanent fixture on the party map. Keep on top of the London's new pop-up openings with this list and make sure you stay ahead of the temporary curve.

Last updated on 9th December 2019




Ever wondered how they have fun in prison? Because you are about to find out, once you don your orange jumpsuit, smuggle your alcohol through security and enter a world of contraband and bribery. Once through, one of the inmates will make you something special.

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Saturday 4th January 2020

From the people who brought you ABQ, the Breaking Bad themed bar, and The Bletchley, comes their latest venture. The Grid is an amazing pop-up, immersive escape experience which will pit you against the robots, all with plenty of delicious cocktails.

With a summer installation of daybeds and croquet, Skylight is the perfect lazy day hangout. Don't despair come winter, the East London space has igloos, an ice rink and lots of warming libations.

  The Candlelight Club

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@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Tuesday 31st December 2019

Looking for something truly unique to do in London? Something that will take you back to days gone by? Join The Candlelight Club for just that as you not only dress in your best vintage attire, there's dining options, cocktails and plenty of live entertainment. 

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Head to Kings Cross where the Rhythm and Booze guys are back with a new live music night-cum-whisky tasting. Head to The Harrison where you'll be able to hear some great tunes from two talented musicians, alongside some wonderful whiskies.

@ The Chocolate Cocktail Club Pop Up on Various dates from Thursday 19th December 2019

Do you know what's great? Chocolate. Do you know what else is great? Cocktails. Cue The Chocolate Cocktail Club. Doing pretty much what it says on the tin, this Farringdon-based pop-up bar is open until the 21st of December and will be serving up all kind of marvellous creations - try their signature chocolatini for the ultimate experience.

Cocktails in the City 2020

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Cocktails in the City have made a mighty return for 2020, with plenty of incredible events across the country waiting to be explored. A haven for cocktail-lovers, it's an essential venture for its interactive masterclasses, street food, live music and cocktail samples.

Specialists in immersive eating and drinking experiences, a Christabel's event comes packed out with creativity, flair and colour. Counting Mad Hatter's brunches, edible playgrounds and botanical speakeasies among their regular events, it's Christabel's attention to detail that helps them create such unique productions. Expect a delicious foodie pop up experience in London from this princess.