Dive Bars in London
Sometimes the plush surroundings of your favourite wine bar are just not what the doctor ordered. Luckily our city is littered with some fantastic, atmospheric Speakeasies, Neighbourhood Bars and Basement Bars. Call them what you will, Dive Bars are all the rage - let your hair down and take your pick from our selection of the best Dive Bars in London.
58-60 Carter Lane, London, London, EC4V 5EA
(020) 7489 7777
Patch St Pauls is a sleek cocktail bar spread over two floors. The atmosphere has the feel of a trendy Shoreditch venue and features comfortable furnishings ideal for relaxing after a day at the office. Patch offers a wide selection of food, drinks and cocktails with various promotions throughout the week.
Like its sister venue Patch East, Patch St Paul's boasts several unique areas, making it an ideal venue for group bookings.
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- The City’s favourite happy hour, 50% off from 4pm daily
- Perfect for group bookings and celebrations
- Uplifting DJ’s and great atmosphere
- Party packages available for all occasions
- Experienced and personal event management services
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Aces and Eights is a saloon bar found on Tufnell Park's Fortess Road. The venue offers a wide choice of American beers, whiskies, cocktails and bourbons alongside a menu of pizzas and pastas. The jukebox plays classic rock n roll tracks and it's speakeasy styled basement venue hosts live music and comedy.
156-158 Fortess Road, Tufnell Park, London, NW5 2HP
(020) 7485 4033
The Alibi is a DJ bar run by the cult London underground creative-collective Real Gold.
91 Kingsland High Street, Dalston, London, E8 2PB
(020) 7249 2733
Crobar is a lively, upbeat venue popular among locals and visitors to the area alike, with comfortable seating areas and stylish decor in which to enjoy some serious rock.
17 Manette Street, Soho, London, W1D 4AS
(020) 7439 0831
10 Clapham High Street, Clapham, London, SW4 7UT
(020) 7720 5678
Fifty Five at The Oak is the sister bar of the popular Fifty Five Bar and Lounge in Camden. Offering a selection of cocktails, craft beers and fresh handmade pizzas, Fifty Five at The Oak is open until 2:30am, seven nights a week.
31 Jamestown Road, Camden, London, NW1 7DB
(020) 7424 9054
Fifty Five Bar and Lounge is a high end cocktail bar manned by professionally trained bartenders with over 45 years of combined experience. Fifty Five rocks out party tunes ranging from the 70s right up to the present day - never leave your air guitar at home!
With a fantastic private bar available to hire, the menu consists of 180 cocktails; from much loved classics to modern creations there is something for every drinker. With two for one offers as well as an impressive selection of beers and wines, Fifty Five is a superb choice for those seeking a fun, relaxed and friendly environment.
The Nightjar is a speakeasy found in Old Street, they serve an extensive choice of signature cocktails and host regular music throughout the week.
129 City Road, Old Street, London, EC1V 1JB
(020) 7253 4101
The Old Queens Head offers a spectacular setting with its bespoke chandeliers and its 16th Century fireplaces. The Old Queens Head is also a live performance venue with regular DJ nights, perfect for dancing the night away in the upstairs club area.
44 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LN
(020) 7354 9993
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.
111 Long Lane, London Bridge, London, SE1 4PH
(020) 7357 6281
Slim Jims Liquor Store is a welcome addition to Islington being the UK's first LA style dive bar. With their diner style seating, neon lights and extensive range of drinks, Slim Jims has a great atmosphere. They also have regular live music and a selection of rock and roll on their juke box.
112 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1QN
(020) 7354 4364