Make the most of the weather, take your celebrations outside and party as the sun goes down. Everyone likes an outdoor party, especially in the summer, so we have put together a definitive list to help in your quest for outdoor party hire.
Victoria Embankment, London, London, WC2N 5DJ
(020) 7839 3011
Permanently moored on the Victoria Embankment, R.S Hispaniola serves a selection of Modern European dishes within stylish surroundings. The R.S Hispaniola also has a comprehensive selection of drinks.
200 York Way, King's Cross, London, N7 9AX
(020) 7871 7111
Close to King's Cross, Egg London is a stylish London club featuring five main areas split across multiple levels, an outdoor area with four open air terraces and an impressive central courtyard encouraging revelling until the early hours. Some of worlds best DJs have played at Egg London, playing the best in house, deep and techno.
Victoria Embankment, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HR
(020) 7839 6548
The Tattershall Castle is a pub on a boat on the River Thames. The food menu offers classic British dishes such as bangers and mash, steaks or grilled salmon. At weekends they also have the nightclub area open which plays the latest commercial tracks.
9 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4EB
(020) 7512 0397
Corney and Barrow at Canary Wharf is a stunning waterfront bar that boasts a large terrace. They have a fully stocked bar catering to all tastes and a food menu of British dishes.
3 Fleet Place, The City, London, EC4M 7RD
(020) 7329 3141
Situated behind the Old Bailey, Corney and Barrow at Fleet Place is one of the city's well kept secrets. Offering a good selection of drinks and cheese & charcuterie platters, Corney and Barrow also hold summer barbecues if the weather is fine.
10 Paternoster Square, St Paul's, London, EC4M 7DX
(020) 7618 9520
Corney and Barrow at Paternoster Square is located close St Paul's Cathedral. They offer a variety of food throughout the day as well as an extensive drinks list.
9, Devonshire Square, London, EC2M 4YY
(020) 7256 3233
Devonshire Terrace provides an informal yet stylish New York style ambience within the heart of the city. Here you can enjoy a delicious meal from the menu of modern European cuisine, or relax with a drink on the terrace.
111 Long Lane, London Bridge, London, SE1 4PH
(020) 7357 6281
The Old School Yard is a fun bar that serves a wide choice of cocktails, spirits and lagers. The resident DJs spin classic old skool tracks that will have you skidding across the dance floor once again.
577 King's Road, Fulham, London, SW6 2EH
(020) 7736 6081
The Imperial is a restaurant and bar that uses seasonal, British produce to create a variety of dishes with international influences. The Imperial retains many period features with high ceilings and its Victorian facade.
240 Regent Street (entrance 30 Argyll St), Soho, London, W1B 3BR
(020) 7478 0540
Renowned Hong Kong-based restaurant group aqua has launched in London on the former site of Dickens and Jones in Regent Street. The top floor location offers three areas of drinking and dining complemented by impressive views across the capital. aqua nueva is one of the venue’s dining spaces and serves contemporary northern Spanish cuisine within sleek surroundings.
26 Osborn Street, Brick Lane, London, E1 6TD
(020) 7247 7717
Apples and Pears is a cool bar at the Aldgate-end of Brick Lane. They serve a variety of drinks including contemporary and innovative cocktails. Expect varied musical styles, credible underground sounds and no restrictions on genres.
Hotel Rafayel, 34 Lombard Road, Battersea, London, SW11 3RF
(020) 7801 3638
Banyan on the Thames is located within the luxurious Hotel Rafayel and offers both formal and casual dining with spectacular waterfront views. The wide ranging menu includes dishes with Mediterranean, Indian and oriental influences.
Cabot Place West, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4QT
(020) 7715 5818
Boisdale of Canary Wharf is the largest of the group and features a large smoking terrace, cigar club and London's largest collection of whiskies. They also host some of world's leading jazz, soul and blues musicians.
Chelsea's The Jam Tree is a popular bar and restaurant. Here you can expect British and globally-inspired cuisine alongside a varied selection of drinks, with a beer garden, BBQs and a late license.
541 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW6 2EB
(020) 3397 3739
Singer Street, Shoreditch, London, EC1V 9DD
(020) 7253 1110
Golden Bee is a stylish rooftop bar that features comfy seating and an extensive drinks list.
42 Gloucester Avenue, Primrose Hill, London, NW1 8JD
(020) 7722 2800
Michael Nadra Primrose Hill offers a menu of Modern European cuisine made with mainly UK sourced produce.
2-5 St Johns Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4DE
(020) 7608 2117
Clerkenwell and Social is a cocktail bar in St John's Square that has quirky features and installations. Set over two floors, this spacious venue offers artisanal cocktails made with in-house infused liqueurs and spirits. Clerkenwell and Social also offers Italian inspired bar snacks, pasta and handmade pizzas.