Cocktail Bars in London
Cocktail bars in London are absolutely everywhere and sometimes it can be difficult to know the best spots to spend your hard earned cash. Stick to our handy list of recommended drinking dens in town and you'll be sure to have a night to remember!

Whether you're a cocktail aficionado willing to travel in search of only the very best cocktail bars in London or you're looking for the inside scoop on where to find the best happy hour bars - we've got you covered. Need help finding the best bars for engagement parties? Say no more. With award winning bartenders all over the capital, you'll definitely be treated to the best of the best.

Bored of being in the same bars for after work drinks every Friday? Impress your mates and reserve an area at one of the more unusual bars that our city has to offer.

Prepare to be entertained by 'performance bartending' in some of the more extravagant cocktail bars in London or maybe you're after a more chilled out vibe; we've covered all bases. Tried, tested and enjoyed, we hope you do too!

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  • West End Bars

    Some West End bars are glamorous, decadent and fabulous. Others are relaxed, cool and laid back. Let us help you find your way to the best establishments in London's perpetually buzzing West End including wine bars, cocktail bars, rooftop bars and more.

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  • City Bars

    When it comes to finding the best bars in the City, not all of them require an expenses account to visit. There can be some pretty good deals on some even better drinks and luckily for you we've chosen a few of the best cocktail bars in the City to get you through that Monday to Friday grind.

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  • Bars for Birthday Parties

    Looking for a suitable venue to enjoy your birthday? Before you arrange the party, consult our handy guide to the best bars for birthday parties in London. We've picked some marvellously stylish offerings guaranteeing a memorable night out for all.

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There's so much choice when you are on the hunt for the perfect bar to enjoy a tasty tipple, sometimes it's tough to decide where to go. We've done the "hard" work for you and tried some of the best cocktail bars in London! Our team have tried some absolutely amazing cocktails in London that weren't just a delicious treat but in some cases also a work of art! With fancy flaring, fire, edible flowers and some of the swankiest venues in the world, London cocktail lovers truly are blessed with a considerable choice.

There are beautiful cocktails for you to try all over London; whether you are visiting and want to have a break from sight-seeing, our Piccadilly bars list might be right up your street or, if you're dining out in South West London and want to continue your evening elsewhere, our recommended Chelsea bars would be the perfect place to start your search.

Just finished work in the City and fancy a drink to relax after a terrible day? Check out our pick of the best Canary Wharf bars before heading home, there will be one of our favourites nearby for you to try or you might be a sports fan looking for the best margaritas in town? Peruse our sports bars round-up and kill two birds with one stone.

Perhaps you're on a first date, what better than taking your new beau to indulge in some cocktail chemistry whilst experiencing some of the top theme bars in London; try a drink that's 5% science experiment, 95% delicious! Or maybe you want to rub shoulders with stars on your next night out? With our pick of the best celebrity spotting bars you'll be making small talk with famous folk into the early hours!

Date night and not sure where to go? Why not try one of our romantic bars in London and have a classic cocktail made with the freshest ingredients whilst you gaze into each other's eyes?

Whatever the occasion, have a peruse and enjoy the delectable delights that London has to offer.

Our most popular Cocktail Bars in London

  • Adventure Bar

    20 Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9HP
    (020) 7924 6055

  • Neo

    14-17 Carthusian Street, The City, London, EC1M 6AD
    (020) 7726 8925

  • Kona Kai

    515 Fulham Road, Fulham, London, SW6 1HD
    (020) 7385 9991

  • Dirty Martini

    124-127 Minories, Tower Hill, London, EC3N 1NT
    (020) 7632 2218

  • Patch

    58-60 Carter Lane, London, EC4V 5EA
    (020) 7489 7777

  • Barsmith

    18-20 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4AY
    (020) 7336 6099

  • JuJu Chelsea

    316-318 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 5UH
    (020) 7351 5998

  • Sugar Cane

    247-249 Lavender Hill, Clapham, London, SW11 1JW
    (020) 7223 8866