Looking for Christmas party ideas in London? Whether you're booking a big office Christmas party, something for a smaller group gathering to celebrate the festive season, or maybe just as a group of friends who want more than a simple sit-down dinner at Christmas, this guide to the best bars in London for booking Christmas parties caters for group bookings of all shapes, sizes and needs. Live music, dancing, cocktails, champagne, DJ's, canapes, bowl food, beers, and maybe the odd bit of fancy dress: whatever you're looking for, we've got just the right Christmas party destination for you right here.
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West End / Bar / Restaurant / Club /
This winter, be among the first to witness a beautiful 19th century forgotten chapel, transformed by London's party lords, Bourne & Hollingsworth. The Winter House on Shaftesbury Avenue is a stunningly unique, decadent and atmospheric place to celebrate your Christmas Party. Guests are invited for a limited time only to lose themselves in an exclusive world of fine food, delectable drinks, incredible interiors and elegant festivity.Secure an exclusive venue takeover for groups of up to 500 or smaller groups can be hosted exclusively on one of the grade II listed balconies and soak up the atmosphere a shared Christmas party can create. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0203 174 1156
Clapham / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Bar
One of south London's premier DJ bars, the fashionable yet very friendly Gigalum over in Clapham guarantees a festive party to remember. If you?re booking a large party, their festive buffet come sin very reasonably priced at just £9 per head whilst smaller groups who prefer to dine can enjoy two courses from a set menu at just £17 per head or 3 courses for only £21 per head. What's more, Gigalum are throwing in complementary mince pies and two for one on mulled wine. So, head on over to Clapham this Christmas season and party with the Gigalum crowd.
The Piano Works
Clerkenwell / Bar /
If you're looking over Farringdon way for this year's festive bash, check out The Piano Works, where parties big and small are catered for. Choose from first class dining with entertainment and a fabulous dancefloor, perfect for throwing a few shapes in front of the office crowd. This place really knows how to put a great Christmas party on.
Fulham / Bar /
Fancy a Christmas party Tiki style? Get on over to the Polynesian inspired Fulham bar Kona Kai and dance the night away to the resident DJ's tunes. A superb cocktail list will get you all in the mood for a fun filled Christmas party with friends and colleagues.
West End / Bar / Restaurant / Club / Cuisine: International
Always a favourite on the Christmas party scene, Zebrano on Carnaby Street offers a central London location and a whole host of bespoke packages to choose from. The venue caters for up to 250 guests and takes care of food and drink as well as music from the venue's resident DJ's. " So here it is Merry Christmas ??"
West End / Bar / Restaurant / Club / Cuisine: Bar
Swanky Covent Garden bar The Foundation have got this festive season sewn up with a superb choice of options for your perfect Christmas party. Choose from fancy cocktail receptions to formal dinner and dances. Whatever you're looking for, this central London bar is a top choice for your Christmas party 2017.
West End / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: European
R.S. Hispaniola is permanently moored on the River Thames, located a short walk from both Embankment and Westminster tube stations. With spectacular views of the most famous sights in London including London Eye and Big Ben it?s an amazing venue to hold your Christmas Party at this year. We have areas suitable for 20 up to 250 people for your private Christmas party on the R.S. Hispaniola? For the latest availability email email@example.com or call +44 (0)20 7740 0494
Beaufort House Chelsea
Chelsea / Bar / Restaurant / Club / Cuisine: Modern European
Celebrate the festive season in style at the versatile Chelsea venue Beaufort House. Spread over 4 floors of a sumptuous Victorian building, Beaufort House offers an abundance of private spaces for hire as well as a varied set of bespoke Christmas party packages. Why not enjoy a full Christmas dinner with your friends or colleagues followed by late night dancing in the luxurious Champagne Penthouse? Sounds like our kind of Christmas party!
West End / Bar / Restaurant / Club / Cuisine: Bar
Always a top option for a Christmas party in the heart of the West End, Ruby Blue on Leicester Square guarantees a Christmas party of epic proportions. Tuck into a three-course feast of festive delights or opt for a finger buffet if you?d rather. When the plates are clean, the party begins with a live DJ dropping everyone's favourite festive anthems and dancefloor classics.
Tropicana Beach Club
Holborn / Club / Cuisine: Meat
The drinks may not be free but the Christmas party at this popular Covent Garden bar promises to be a blast. If a casual, informal Christmas party is what you're looking for then Tropicana Beach Club is a great choice. The venue can cater for private parties for up to 600 guests, create bespoke party packages and offers a choice of over 100 canapes, bowl food and light bites.
City of London / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Global
Aviary sits on the 10th floor of the Montcalm Royal London House Hotel and is a stunning venue for any Christmas party. Offering a wide choice of options for that perfect festive gathering, Aviary is the venue of choice for those looking for a more refined destination for this year's Christmas celebrations. Exclusive hire of the event rooms is available for larger parties and both come with a private roof terrace which give way to outstanding London vistas. For smaller gatherings, spaces in both the bar and restaurant are available too. As for the menus, choose from the specially created Christmas menu, canapes or finger food.
West End / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Indian
Celebrate this Christmas at the wonderful Mint Leaf Restaurant in Haymarket, the perfect destination for a fun filled Christmas party. Tuck into their delectable sharing style Indian inspired menus starting from £40 per person and add to this a fabulously priced drinks package starting from just £17.50 per person. Mint Leaf offers private dining spaces and you can even book one of their brilliant Cocktail Masterclasses for your Christmas event to make it that bit more exciting. See Menu
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