What time do bars shut in London?

What time do bars shut in London?

Most pubs shut at 11.00 although some stay open until midnight on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Sundays it is 10.30. There are a few in the central areas that might stay open later but these are aimed at the all night crowd who will be going clubbing.

Where is open all night in London?


  • 1 Upstairs @ Ronnie’s, Soho. Speakeasy bar.
  • 2 Duck & Waffle, The City. Restaurant/Bar.
  • 3 Proud Embankment. Cabaret Club.
  • 4 The London Cabaret Club, Bloomsbury. Cabaret Club.
  • 6 Cahoots, Carnaby.
  • 7 Bar Italia, Soho.
  • 8 Dogstar, Brixton.
  • 9 Charlie Wright’s International Bar, Hoxton.

What is there to do in London after 2am?

7 Places To Go In London After Midnight

  • 1 | Sing at Lucky Voice, Soho.
  • 2 | Grab a milkshake at Tinseltown, Farringdon.
  • 3 | Go clubbing at Fabric, Farringdon.
  • 4 | Go for eggs at Balans CafĂ©, Soho.
  • 5 | Eat a whole roasted chicken at Duck and Waffle.
  • 6 | Party at Dogstar, Brixton.

Where do celebs hang out in London?

Best London restaurants for star spotting

  • Chiltern Firehouse.
  • 34 Mayfair *
  • Sexy Fish.
  • Kitchen W8 *
  • Hakkasan Mayfair *
  • J.
  • The Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe *
  • Nobu Berkeley Street *

Is London a good night out?

London is widely known for its varied and colourful nightlife, not only on the weekends, but also during the weekdays. Tourists will find areas, neighbourhoods, pubs, bars and clubs to cater for all tastes and moods.

Why do British pubs close in the afternoon?

In 1915, Prime Minister Herbert Asquith decided the war effort was in jeopardy from munitions workers taking lunch hour in the pubs and failing to return. He decreed the no-drinks ‘afternoon gap’ across Britain.

What time can bars stay open till UK?

Hospitality venues can open until midnight, regardless of local licensing rules (currently, venues in level 0 follow local licensing rules, but will have to follow the stricter rules) Ten people from four households can meet indoors. Fifteen people from 15 households can meet outdoors.