Bars & Pubs

We bring you the best bars in London, whatever your preference in alcohol, style, or music. In our list we uncover both luxurious bars and hidden gems. Whatever your style of beverage, you will find what you are looking for. From the coolest new cocktail hotspots and the best to bars and pubs for a date to lively or low key venues. We have a watering hole to suit all occasions.

We also bring you updates on the latest drink trends and cocktail recipes. Whether you want to mix cocktails yourself or visit the most celebrated or best value bars in the city. We give you the latest news of what’s cool and what’s hot on the drinks scene.

Win Dinner and Drinks for Two at the Greener Man

Expired: WIN: Dinner and Drinks for Two at the Greener Man

The Greener Man pub is offering their brand new small plates menu full of vegetarian and vegan delights this new year and a chance to win a prize of dinner and drinks for two.
festive drinks

The Trendy Festive Drinks to Enjoy this Christmas

Champagne is inevitable, but gin and coffee liqueur are everywhere too this Christmas. Here are Absolutely's favourite festive drinks that are trending this season 
Where to Find the Best Christmas Cocktails

Where to Find the Best Christmas Cocktails in London

'Tis the season to be jolly but Christmas isn't just for Champagne. Try these Christmas cocktails full of festive flavours and holiday cheer.
london cocktail week

Everything you Need to Know about London Cocktail Week 2018

London Cocktail Week is back and it's bigger and better than ever; here's what you need to know
london gastropubs

7 of the Best London Gastropubs to Check Out Now

From Sunday roasts and mid-week brunches to craft cocktails and obscure ales, the city's pub scene has it all. These are our seven favourite London gastropubs to have on your radar...
joy of sake

The World’s Largest Sake Festival is Coming to London

The Joy of Sake invites fans of the much-loved Japanese tipple to take part in one of the largest celebrations of Sake outside Japan
espresso martini fest

Mr Black’s Espresso Martini Fest is Back

The second annual Espresso Martini Fest from Mr Black returns to the capital with more coffee and more cocktails than before
Watch the World Cup in London

Where to Watch the 2018 World Cup in London

As the final draws nearer and England continues to deliver, we've rounded up the top spots to watch the World Cup in London.
bars in west london

7 of the Best West London Bars to Liven Up Your Weekend

Whether you're in the market for a new local hangout or simply bar hopping, we've put together the ultimate guide to the best bars in west London. Cheers!
best bars south east london

Up and Coming: All The Best Bars In South East London

Should you find yourself in this part of the city, we've compiled a list of all the best bars in South East London for any and all occasions. Happy drinking!Words Paola PeraltaAdd some colour...

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