London has a bar for every occasion, from classy cocktail bars for impressing dates to lively bars with happy hours for hanging out with mates. Below is our pick of the absolute best bars in London, where drinks, service and ambience are never less than first-class. So stock up on aspirin – you’ve got some serious drinking to do.
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Venue says: “Come and try Dandelyan's fourth chapter, exploring the different ways that botany has played a role in human vice and guilty pleasures.”
What is it... A seriously plush second offering from Ryan ‘Mr Lyan’ Cheti (of White Lyan).
Why go... Four words: view over the Thames.