There are plenty of Bloomsbury Bars available for an after-works drink but why would you visit Bloomsbury when more vibrant areas like Soho are so close? Bloomsbury is a fascinating area, home to the British Museum and possessing a strong academic and literary history. Its beautiful gardens and fascinating architecture contrast sharply with the contemporary bars, restaurants and shops also available to visit in the area. Take a look at our list of recommended Bloomsbury Bars and indulge in a more relaxed area of London.
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 Bloomsbury Bars
All Star Lanes brings you London’s first boutique bowling alley.
Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, Holborn, London, WC1B 4DA
(020) 7025 2676
A traditional and reliable offering on Roger Street.
7 Roger Street, London, WC1N 2PB
(020) 7242 7230
This classy hotel bar is cosy, atmospheric and welcoming, with a menu of British small plates and some top-notch cocktails.
St Giles Hotel, Bedford Avenue, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 3AS
(020) 7300 3299
Delightful, 19th century pub, owned by Youngs, on Lambs Conduit Street.
94 Lambs Conduit Street, Holborn, London, WC1N 3LZ
(020) 7405 0713
As one of the first gay bars established in the Bloomsbury area, New Bloomsbury Set has a stylish and contemporary vibe and a good range of drinks to cater for all.
The Basement, 76 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 1AG
(020) 7383 3084
A trendy pub in the middle of Bloomsbury. The Perseverance on Lambs Conduit Street is an attractive find and well worth a visit.
63 Lambs Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 3NB
(020) 7405 8278
Tuck into tapas or indulge in some exciting cocktails at this cool bar in the heart of Bloomsbury.
1 Vernon Place, Bloomsbury, London, WC1A 2EP
(020) 7430 9600