ALL OUR CHERRY-PICKED BARS ACROSS LONDON
All the bars taking part in Scotch Whisky Weekend
A specially-curated bunch of bars that are all taking part in our first mini-festival of 2020 - Scotch Whisky Weekend. Five days of £6 Scotch whisky cocktails and tasting flights too in Shoreditch, Soho and beyond for you to get stuck into. Make sure you download your FREE Festival Pass now by clicking on the banner below!
2,000 FREE COCKTAILS TO GIVE AWAY!
We’ve partnered with four of the hottest non-alcoholic spirits, elixirs and aperitifs to give away 2,000 FREE non-alcoholic cocktails! Download a voucher now for a booze-free cocktail on us!
DRY JANUARY BARS
Here are all the lovely bars taking part in our Dry January cocktail giveaway - shaking up spritzes, sours and cosmos for the whole month...
New Bars In London
Stay up to date with all the latest bar openings... from themed speakeasies to great party bars and swanky hotel bars to visit with someone special.
Latest News & Openings
Your insiders' guide to latest news & openings in London. From new wine bars, to the hottest cocktail bars to the latest menu's from our favourite spots.
Best Bars For Gin
London is gin's spiritual home and her bars have always championed all things juniper, but aside from the overdone arms race of how many bottles and brands a venue can amass, there are some special London bars take their gin offering to new heights. Enjoy.
Where to drink £6 Craigellachie & Aberfeldy
Two of Scotland's finest Scotches have teamed up with some of the best whisky haunts across the city to offer all Scotch Whisky Weekend Festival Pass holders £6 whisky cocktails! From Seven Dials to Shoreditch, these are some great bars that are definitley worth a visit!
Best Bars Near You
London is full of DrinkUp recommended bars, from swanky hotel bars to hidden speakeasies and more... find the place that's right for you and on your doorstep with our list of very best places to drink near you...
New Cocktail Menus in London
Stay in the know about all the spots in town with brand spanking new menus full of tasty drinks for you to try... whether it's your favourite soho haunt or somewhere you've never tried before.
Where we're drinking this week
Every week we give a shout out to the places we've visited, drank at and thoroughly enjoyed. Whether that's after-work drinks with the whole team or when one of us just wants to pop in and say hi.
The Basement bars to escape the rain
As the good ol' British weather takes a turn for the worst, it's finally time to swap much-coverted sunspots and light, bright & airy venues for cosy corners, dimly lit dark wood and a nod to times gone by. Descend the staircases into these awesome bars to escape the rain and grab a truly great drink...
FRESHEN UP YOUR FIRST DATE FAVES…
Always stuck for somewhere to take someone for that nerve racking first date? ...help is at hand in the form of our go to list of bars that will wow, tucked away gems and our favourites where the bartender can read the queues that a quiet corner is needed!
DRINKUP'S TOP 10 BEST ESPRESSO MARTINIS IN LONDON
Tall, dark and verging on the edge of naughty, they're officially still London's favourite cocktail and our very own Bars Ambassador, Bea Bradsell, knows a thing or two when it comes to drinking them... so she's done the hard work and picked out ten places serving the best Espresso Martinis in London - ta da!
EXPERIENCE SOMETHING NEW THIS DRY JANUARY
London's Most Beautiful Hotel Bars
Whether your checking in, checking out or just stopping by these hotel bars not only look beautiful but also make some pretty amazing cocktails too.
London's Most Instagrammable New Bars Of 2019!
2019 has seen a wave of beautiful bar openings across the city. From fancy new hotel hideaways to simple and stunning spots in the East and a whole lot of velvet in between... they're all destined for the gram and serve equally tasty drinks. Go check them out now!