Should you find yourself in this busy central area of London, you'll be interested to know of our guide to Aldwych bars. If you happen to be catching a show, eating out or just working nearby and in need of a pint, our selection of the best Aldwych bars is an essential read.
Don't forget to check out our recommended list of West End bars
18-20 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4AY
(020) 7336 6099
Barsmith is a vibrant cocktail bar on St John Street that specialises in house-infused spirits and cocktails.
- London Bar & Club Awards - Winner of Best Bar 2015
- Stunning Artisan infused cocktails & spirit infusions
- Weekly Happy Hour, 2-4-1 cocktails
- Awesome authentic Pizzas cooked to perfection!
- Ideal for birthdays, Xmas parties & special occasions
More Aldwych Bars
Be At One Covent Garden is based in close proximity to the theatre district, providing a traditional drinking establishment for theatre goers to enjoy. Popular for its cocktails, Be At One is an ideal bar for a night out with friends.
23 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DA
(020) 7240 9889
CellarDoor is an appropriate name for this kooky little bar as entry is quite literally through the pavement outside the One Aldwych Hotel.
Zero Aldwych, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DN
(020) 7240 8848
The Coal Hole is a delightful little tavern located near the Savoy Hotel on the Strand that serves classic British meals and great drinks.
91 Strand, Strand, London, WC2R 0DW
(020) 7379 9883
The Edgar Wallace is a high quality London tavern, located in the historic legal area of Temple.
40 Essex Street, Temple, London, WC2R 3JE
(020) 7353 3120
Although close to the LSE, this is not exclusively a student haunt - simply because that wouldn't be fair on the rest of us.
28 Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2HF
(020) 7955 7743
The Lobby Bar is part of the One Aldwych Hotel and has a good range of cocktails, beers and spirits. They also serve coffee, tea and other soft drinks.
1 Aldwych, Aldwych, London, WC2B 4RH
(020) 7300 1000
The Lyceum Tavern is a traditional style pub with a theatrical theme and decor.
354 The Strand, Strand, London, WC2R 0HS
(020) 7836 7155
Nell Gwynne is named after the mistress of Charles II, who came to London as an orange seller and ended up on the stage. Her career was cut short when she began selling Valencias at five for a pound during 'The Maiden Queen'.
2 Bull Inn Court, Strand, London, WC2R 0NP
(020) 7240 5579
Radio Rooftop Bar is a destination bar on the 10th floor of ME London. Boasting stunning views and stylish surroundings, Radio Rooftop Bar also hosts a monthly cocktail party with DJs, cocktails and finger food.
ME London, 336-337 Strand, Strand, London, WC2R 1HA
(020) 7395 3440
Another quaint boozer located near the LSE. It's a wonder any students graduate.
2 St Clements Lane, London, WC2A 2HA
(020) 7242 5518