Whisky Bars in London
Scottish whisky connoisseurs will be spoilt for choice at the best whisky bars in London. London's best Scottish whisky bars offer a spectacular selection of whisky for you to savour in elegant surroundings.
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2 Bateman Street, Soho, London, W1D 4AE
(020) 3879 9244
Located a stones throw from Soho Square, Simmons in Soho is a popular late night bar serving cocktails in tea cups and sports funky decor.
- Modern art work decor throughout the venue.
- Hosts a range of residential DJ sessions.
- Broad range of signature cocktails.
- Serves a variety of real ales.
- Famed happy hour deals from 4PM-9PM.
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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 whiskies and bourbons.
156-158 Fortess Road, Tufnell Park, London, NW5 2HP
(020) 7485 4033
THE BAR is located within the elegant Athenaeum Hotel and offers intimate and elegant surroundings. At THE BAR you can enjoy a fine selection of wines, Champagnes and signature cocktails.
The Athenaeum Hotel, 116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, W1J 7BJ
(0)20 7640 3333
Big Red is an homage to American dive biker bars in Holloway with a tempting whisky list.
385 Holloway Road, Holloway, London, N7 0RY
(020) 7609 6662
Sticking with tradition, the bar offers one of the best selections of bourbon and whisky in London. The list has selections of Kentucky Bourbon, Single Barrel Bourbon, Tennessee Whiskey, Small Batch Bourbon and Rye, Corn and Wheat.
111 Camden High Street, Camden, London, NW1 7JN
(020) 7387 5277
Boisdale’s long bar glows gold with bottles of the Celtic nectar and has more than 500 Scottish varieties on offer, as well as Welsh, Irish, American and Japanese.
Cabot Place West, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4QT
(020) 7715 5818
Bree Louise’s whiskies are also highly-regarded. It stocks 50 malts and the greatest of all blended Scotch tipples, the Johnnie Walker Blue Label. It costs £8 a measure though!
69 Cobourg Street, Euston, London, NW1 2HH
(020) 7681 4930
There's an enormous stock of whisky at this London Bridge pub, making it a Scotch lovers paradise.
44 Kipling Street, Southwark, London, SE1 3RU
(020) 7403 1030
150 different malt whiskies to choose from at this historic bar in Westminster. Cubans available here too.
15 Eccleston Street, Westminster, London, SW1W 9LX
(020) 7730 6922
This LA-style dive bar has an impressive selection of whiskeys, with an American skew.
112 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1QN
(020) 7354 4364
Come and try one of Strongroom Bar's huge range of whiskies and bourbons from all over the world. Keen to learn more about your whisky? They also run regular whisky masterclasses where you can learn and taste at the same time! Check out their website for details.
120-124 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3SQ
(020) 7426 5103
Chesterfield Hotel, 35 Charles Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 5EB
(020) 7491 2622
Terrace Bar is loacted in the Chesterfield Hotel in Mayfair, characterised by stylish decor and top quality service. A complete restaurant menu is available alongside the extensive drinks list. Guests can enjoy the 'Whisky Nosing Experience' and explore the art of the master distiller as the resident bar team showcase the extensive range of whiskies available in their Terrace Bar collection.
Perhaps the largest collection of Irish whiskies can be found at this intimate yet renowned boozer on Mayfair.
19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London, W1D 3BY
(020) 7437 4123
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London, W1D 6DD
(020) 7287 0255
Waxy O'Connor's is a lively Irish maze of bars that you can enter via stairs or long passages. The atmosphere is welcoming and the beers are always cold.