London’s nightlife is world famous and regularly draws in some of the most well-known faces from around the world. The huge selection of bars and pubs throughout the city are frequented by millions of Londoners and tourists who want to get a taste of the city’s buzzing nightlife. If you’re travelling as a couple then there’s no better way to spend an afternoon or evening than sitting down and having a relaxing drink, or getting up and dancing after a few more.
A night out in London can be a scary prospect when you’re thinking about your bank account, but don’t worry because there are plenty of places that offer punters an hour or two of cheap drinking without having to resort to warm pints and alcopops. We’ve put together a list of the best happy hours that are perfect for a couples date night, so you can get the sparks flying and the dance moves popping.
Drink Shop Do
9 Caledonian Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9DX
This quirky and colourful café/bar located in King’s Cross is a perfect place for you and your partner to enjoy a drink or two in a vibrant, bustling atmosphere. The main selling point of this unique drinking hole is its combination of drinks, crafts, music, films and just about anything else you can think of. It may seem like a strange mixture of things for a bar, but all you need to do is step inside to see just how well it works.
Just a short journey from the Piccadilly hotel London you’ll find this brightly-coloured bathhouse refurbishment that offers a happy hour from 5-8pm, which includes a huge variety of beers, wines and cocktails.
Zigfrid von Underbelly
11 Hoxton Square, London N1 6NU
The strangely eccentric name of this Hoxton Square-based bar says it all. You’ll struggle to find anywhere quite as wonderfully weird as Zigfid von Underbelly and you definitely don’t stand a chance of finding somewhere with as quirky a name. If you feel like a change of scenery then take a trip to this twin-floored bar before you head back to our Luxury hotels in London West End. Enjoy all kinds of special deals on beverages from 5-7pm on weekdays and all day Sunday. Step into the vibrant Zigfrid von Underbelly, pitch a seat under some of the strange memorabilia hanging from the wall and enjoy an evening of drinks and laughter.
44-48 Clapham High St, London SW4 7UR
This gorgeous bar/grill in Clapham is more than just a place to eat and drink. Its use of contemporary style mixed with traditional leather-bound furniture makes for a unique experience that you won’t soon forget. Mommi is a gallery which mixes artistic culture with an authentic Japanese-style menu. Enjoy an array of different drinks at low prices from 5.30-8pm every day as you sit and talk about the amazing collection of artwork featured on the walls. This is a great place for a first date as it will give you plenty to talk about, especially if you’re both into art and culture.