Cocktail bars in The City are a great way for City slickers to let their hair down during the week, and are a stylish date location if you're looking to impress. Whether it's a Manhattan or a Margarita, you're guaranteed top quality cocktails from cocktail bars in The City, and the location means you can go for high end drinks or happy hours.
58-60 Carter Lane, London, EC4V 5EA
(020) 7489 7777
Patch is a funky venue in the heart of the City. Ideal for afterwork drinks with a popular happy hour including 50% off their extensive cocktail list.
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Anise is a companion bar to the Cinnamon Kitchen restaurant from the team behind the highly regarded Cinnamon Club. They serve a variety of drinks including spice infused cocktails to complement a selection of tasting and sharing plates of innovative Indian cuisine.
9 Devonshire Square, The City, London, EC2M 4YL
(020) 7626 5000
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.
Unit 5, Broadgate Circle, Broadgate, London, EC2M 2QS
(020) 3058 9888
Split over two floors, The Botanist is a restaurant and bar serving British and modern European cuisine and a variety of drinks including innovative cocktails. Downstairs, the Soda Room is a sleek, late night area that has a dancefloor, booths and DJ nights.
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.
158 Bishopsgate, The City, London, EC2M 4LN
(020) 7632 2086
Dirty Martini opens their third bar on the City's Bishopsgate. Expect an effortlessly cool interior, excellent service and a great choice of both classic and signature cocktails.
Open on the former Clause site, Dirty Martini brings excellent service and a great choice of both classic and signature cocktails to the City's Lovat Lane.
1 Lovat Lane, The City, London, EC3R 8DT
(020) 7632 2089
The Drift, part of the Drake and Morgan group, is located on the ground floor of the Heron Tower. The food menu is extensive and offers sharing plates, light bites and main meals. A comprehensive drinks list is available and includes cocktails, fine wines and wine flights.
Heron Tower, 110 Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY
0845 468 0103
From the group behind The Folly, The Refinery and others, comes The Fable. Inspired by the fantasy world of fairy tales, The Fable is an enchanting bar, restaurant, deli and florist offering a creative food and cocktail menu.
52 Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2FD
0845 468 0105
10 Paternoster Square, City, London, EC4M 7DX
(020) 7618 9520
The Happenstance bar and restaurant has a great choice of world wines, killer cocktails, beers and spirits. There is also a seasonal food menu made using locally sourced produce.
While they whip up a mean steak at Hawksmoor Guildhall, the bar is well worth knowing about, run by some of the best cocktail shakers in this part of town.
10 Basinghall Street, City, London, EC2V 5BQ
(020) 7397 8120
MBER is a stylish venue accommodating up to 150 people and is located a stones throw from Monument. At MBER you can expect a varied selection of both classic and signature cocktails as well as pan Asian sharing boards and platters.
1a Pudding Lane, City, London, EC3R 8AB
(020) 7608 6545
Merchant House is a speakeasy styled venue that boasts an impressive selection of more 300 different gins and rums. The choice of cocktails at Merchant House tells its own story and is delivered in their own style.
13 Well Court, off Bow Lane, City, London, EC4M 9DN
(020) 7332 0044
14-17 Carthusian Street, The City, London, EC1M 6AD
(020) 7726 8925
Neo is a sophisticated lounge bar located on Carthusian Street. Resident mixologist has created a variety of signature drinks including fifteen champagne cocktails. A variety of globally inspired platters are also available.
Old Bengal Bar is a chic and atmospheric space dominated by exposed brick work and mirrored walls. Guests can enjoy an extensive choice of both classic and signature cocktails created by Milos Popovic and his team.
Old Bengal Warehouse, 16 New Street, The City, London, EC2M 4TR
(020) 3503 0780
12 New Street Square, City, London, EC4A 3BF
(020) 7842 0750
The Refinery on New Street Square is a stylish restaurant, bar and terrace. Expect a varied cocktail list offering a selection of both classic and signature choices.
The Refinery offers a seasonal, all-day dining menu with dishes including crispy duck flatbread; Thai coconut curry; and sirloin steak sandwich.
178-180 St John's Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JY
(020) 3879 9251
Featuring mismatched and a vintage interior, Simmons is a quirky cocktail bar in Clerkenwell that offers an impressive selection of cocktails.
Vertigo 42's Champagne bar is located 590 feet above street level offering panoramic views over London. They offer 30 varieties of Champagne as well as a food menu of Modern European cuisine.
Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HQ
(020) 7877 7842
The Worship Street Whistling Shop is a cocktail bar from the people behind the Purl speakeasy in Marylebone. The latest molecular mixology techniques are used to create an inventive range of drinks.
63 Worship Street, The City, London, EC2A 2DU
(020) 7247 0015