Top 10 Places to Celebrate your Birthday in London

Looking for some of best (and most unusual) places to host your birthday party in London? Here’s a list tailor made just for you, featuring 10 of our favourite choices for celebrations and shenanigans across the city. Whether you fancy dancing on a rooftop, dining in a Brick Lane hideaway or diving into a ball pit den, we’re confident we’ve got something just for you.

Looking for dinner at that party? Here are some of London's best birthday restaurants.

Last updated on 16th January 2023

Where better to celebrate your birthday than the coolest karaoke joint in town? All you budding singers have the use of a dressing up box, all the musical hits you could need and – luckily for some – a soundproof room. All you need to do is grab a cocktail and get singing.

The Piano Works Farringdon

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For more unusual birthday celebrations in London, Piano Works is your calling card. A piano-led live band take centre stage here, playing a repertoire of songs that come requested by the audience themselves. Aside from the infectious atmosphere, birthday groups can come for delicious dinner and drinks in a party bar with 80 person capacity.

A top choice for birthday brunches in London, Dirty Bones specialises in New York bites, quirky cocktails and big energy set to a soundtrack of old school hip hop. Take your pick from locations including Shoreditch, Soho and Kensington.


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Welcome to a pubbing experience like nothing you've experienced before. The hyperbole really does seem justified with Aeronaut, which brings some of Europe's finest circus and cabaret performers together to put on a dazzling live show every weekend. The entertainment is wonderful, there's food and cocktails and you'll end up dancing to DJs.

Searching for fun birthday events in the city? Skylight in Tobacco Dock and Peckham are both excellent choices for an afternoon affair. Get stuck into everything from a bottomless drag afternoon to hip hop themed brunches with free-flowing Hennessy cocktails for one hour.