30 "Drinking Good Cocktails" restaurants in London.
Rovi is a restaurant for the future. It serves excellent middle-eastern inspired sharing plates in a beautiful room in Fitzrovia.
Hawksmoor Spitalfields was one of the first steakhouses in town, and it’s still one of the best. Finishing with toffee pudding is mandatory.
Daddy Bao is a tiny restaurant in Tooting from the same family as Mr Bao in Peckham, and is serving the same great Taiwanese food.
Tayer + Elementary is a three-part bar in Old Street. You should come here to drink and snack, but you should also come here to eat the tasting menu.
Circolo Popolare is a big, glitzy, and daft Italian trattoria in Fitzrovia that’s made for booze, big groups, and maybe some food.
Lucky and Joy is a fun and flavourful Chinese-influenced restaurant in Clapton that feels like a night out, with added sesame noodles.
Bao and Bing is a slick Taiwanese restaurant and cocktail bar in Marylebone that’s the perfect gateway to a night out.
If you’re into big views, big booths, and err, big plants, you’ll like City skyline spot, 14 Hills.
Kurobuta in Chelsea is part dive bar, part izakaya spot, serving Japanese small plates with a twist.
Satan’s Whiskers is a hip hop heavy cocktail bar in Bethnal Green, ideal for the start of a late night, or a date night.
A nostalgic little Fitzrovia basement bar, Reverend J W Simpson serves some of the best cocktails in central London.
A 1940s themed bar in Soho, Cahoots is where you should be going for a seriously vintage night of fun.
Hacha is Dalston bar that makes a dangerously delicious margarita, and other tequila and mezcal drinks, alongside a small menu of tacos and ceviche.
Genesis is an entirely plant-based take on your classic counter service diner near Spitalfields.
If you’re looking for a small bar with plenty of blowtorch cocktail action near Old Street, The Gibson is for you.