Four new London bars for hire

Venues that deliver music performances, serve up drinks that change in price depending on their popularity and a rooftop space are among London's new bar offerings.

Aqua Nueva has been recently refurbished (image:
Aqua Nueva has been recently refurbished (image:

Aqua Nueva

Aqua Nueva, part of the Aqua restaurant group, has recently been refurbished. It includes two outdoor roof terraces as well as bar and restaurant areas. The space can host up to 400 people in its indoor area, meanwhile its terrace section can cater to 120.

Spanish cuisine is the focus, including a tapas menu at the bar, meanwhile the cocktail offering is similarly Spanish-inspired. 

Where: 240 Regent Street, London W1B 3BR
Contact: (0) 207 478 0540 

The Piano Works

This recently opened Victorian-listed warehouse space includes a bar and restaurant, and it regularly hosts live music performances where the audience decides on the repertoire.

The entire venue can cater for up to 400 standing patrons or 160 seated. The drinks menu features all of the classic cocktails, meanwhile the food menu focuses on rolls with fillings such as crab, prawn and steak.

Where: 113-117 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3BX
Contact: (0) 207 278 1966

Reserve Bar Stock Exchange

Inspired by the money markets, the price of drinks at this bar changes depending on their popularity throughout any given evening – it is complete with a live market price board which outlines the cost of the beverages.

The bar spans three levels and it is compatible with a smartphone app, where patrons can check the live prices of drinks and order them from their table.  

Where: 46 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7AY

The Sterling

Located at the base of iconic London building The Gherkin, Late Night London venue The Sterling has recently been refurbished and delivers a more contemporary feel.

The glass-walled venue can host up to 400 guests and it is equipped with HD screens and state-of-the-art sound and lighting, as well as free wifi. Cocktail masterclasses are available for those looking to host an event with an activity.

All catering is handled in-house, however there is the option to bring caterers in for events. 

Where: 30 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8BF
Contact: 0207 929 3641

More: Three secret event spaces in London

Comment below to let us know what you think.

For more in-depth and print-only features, showcases and interviews with world-leading brands, don't miss the next issue of Event magazine by subscribing here.

Follow @brea__carter

Have your say

Only registered users may comment. Sign in now or register for free.

Follow us

Latest Event Jobs