Pop Up Bars in London 2017
London does a lot of things well, but the pop ups this city hosts are quite frankly, next-bloody-level. A cultural melting pot for all things unique, crafty and bloody 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 greatest and latest pop up bars in London by checking out our list of the recommended pop ups in London 2017.
Last updated on 4th August 2017
From the same people who brought London Hot Gin Roof, comes their summer series. Taking place for just over a month, Ham Yard Hotel are opening their rooftop space for a series of delicious cocktail events.
The Brunel Museum may harbour plenty of interesting secrets, but did you also know that they boast one of the coolest, summer pop-up bars in London? Join Midnight Apothecary for a night of cocktails, roaring fires and light bites under both the sun and stars.
In the heart of St James is a seafood themed pop up perfect for summer. They’ve got a cool beach theme, complete with summer interiors, refreshing cocktails and seafood galore – we’re talking lobster rolls, oysters, crab and more.
The QOH rooftop returns and this time they're taking you to Neverland with their latest Bangarang rooftop pop-up. These guys constantly revolve their rooftop space into quirky summer and winter pop-ups, with their current summer spectacle promising a Lost Boys' bar, mermaids and all kinds of Peter Pan playfulness.
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.
Coupling dazzling views of London's skyline with all the best things we associate with a British seaside, the team at Searcy's at the top of the Gherkin are teaming up with Plymouth Gins and Nyetimber sparkling wine to create the best pop-up of the summer. Featuring old rowing boats and nautical decorations, the seaside pop-up bar is taking over the 39th and 40th floors of the Gherkin and promise Londoners an unbeatable experience.
The perfect summer pop-up has arrived as The Hampshire Lounge Bar welcomes Moet & Chandon, who will offer a unique range of food and drink for three months. Their newest drink, Ice Imperial, is the only Champagne designed to drink over ice, making it the ideal accompaniment to afternoon tea or dinner.
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.
Worship Street receives another gem this summer with the return of London Shuffle Club. One of the most fun, pop-up bars in London, head on down for LA vibes and cutesy pastel colours alongside a roster of delicious cocktails and shufflin' aplenty.
It's time for a summer of love to kick in for 2017 as Brixton Beach returns to South London. The venue has a real beach along with street food stands, cocktail bars, the hottest line-up of DJs and different spaces to make sure your summer is absolutely scorching.
Who needs London when you could spend summer on the beach? Neverland is bringing London's first Thameside beach to the city as they create an oasis of real sand, beach huts, and day beds, as well as having bar staff on hand to whip up delicious treasure chest cocktails.
The Last Days of Shoreditch is the ultimate summer pop-up, bringing not just delicious street food market stalls and tonnes of great music, there’s bars aplenty to keep you entertained. Growing year-after-year, they are bigger than ever, with a diverse range of food, music and art to the people of Shoreditch.
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.
Located in Hoxton, Geffrye Museum is a gorgeous venue with a giant garden, perfect for spending summers on. Join them on Friday and Saturday evenings for BBQ food, cocktails and a garden party atmosphere.
London's ultimate summer pop-up returns to South London after last year's unprecedented level of success. Coupling stunning street food with summer cocktails and great live music shows, the Brixton Rooftop pop-up bar is undoubtedly going to be one of the hottest places to hang out in London this summer.
The Montague on the Gardens has opened the bar of the summer. Trapping the spirit of the Bahamas in Central London, they deliver on a bar complete with real sand, a beach hut, great cocktails, palm trees and BBQ food, all in one place.
Want to drink and do good in the world at the same time? Twump Towers is a parody on America’s very own orange leader, and what’s even better is that this light-hearted and playful pop up is donating 50p from every drink to charities helping those affected by Trump’s policies.