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 8th August 2019

  Alcotraz - Prison Cocktail Bar

469 user reviews 5

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Sunday 18th August 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… just don't get caught.

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. 

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Tuesday 20th August 2019

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.

Taking over the Tobacco Dock rooftop this stunning bar offers bookable booths, daybed and views over the city, alongside pitches for croquet and petanque.

  The Candlelight Club

256 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Saturday 14th September 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. 

The Glasshouse at The Gherkin is a unique summer pop-up rooftop garden in the heart of the City. Swing by and you'll be able to sip on botanical cocktails, revel in a Champagne garden, munch seasonal British dishes and catch live music in an incredible setting.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

427 user reviews 4

Whether you're gasping for the best brunch in the business, or simply a unique pop-up party in London, Hip Hop Brunch is the name for you. Partying from midday, expect plates, entertainment and dancing aplenty from one of the best food events in the city.

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 on Various dates from Sunday 18th August 2019

This pop-up is a real treat for anyone with a sweet tooth. Try out a plethora of chocolate-inspired concoctions, from quirky cocktails to chocolate wine, chocolate beer to the signature Chocolate Chocotini, it's a real treat.