Oscar Wilde famously said that ‘work is the curse of the drinking classes’. And while we can’t promise to cut down your work hours, we do know how you can access your beloved bevvys without lifting a finger.
Ok so maybe you do have to lift a finger – but that’s really it. By ordering drinks online, you can sack off that trek to the corner shop, forget about lugging heavy bags about and spend more time entertaining. Here are seven tipple-tastic alcohol delivery services in London that you need to know about. If the app fits, use it.
Drink delivery in London
Liqroo’s instant delivery service means that you can get booze delivered to your door within 60-90 minutes. Live outside of the capital? Liqroo has plans to roll out in other areas, too – so keep an eye out for delivery changes.
A creation of Vanquish Wine, who supply many of the capital’s best restaurants, bars, hotels and nightclubs with wine and champagne, 31 Dover offers a curated list of premium drinks. And since they boast next day delivery, if you’ve forgotten to get something in for a special occasion, you’re sorted.
Drinks delivery London claim to be able to deliver some drinks within an impressive 15 minutes, so if you’re in a lucky location, you can re-stock before you run out. They cover a range of spirits (vodka, whisky and more) as well as wine, champagne, mixers and more. If you’re throwing a party, you can purchase one of their ‘party bundles’, which includes a selection of spirits and mixers at a discounted price. Plus, you can get a 10 percent discount on all orders by using the code ‘TIMEOUT’.
Offering a collection of alcohol, soft drinks, snacks and more Booze Up promises late-night alcohol delivery across London in 30 minutes or less. And if things are getting hot and heavy? You can even add a pack of Durex onto your order. Ah, romance.
Describing themselves as your ‘personal beverage butler‘ (fancy), Bevy services Londoners within zones one and two with alcohol, mixers, snacks and more. Getting thirstier by the minute? You can track your delivery via GPS.
Foodie favourites UberEats may know how to whizz your local restaurants to your door, but don’t think that’s all that they offer. There’s an entire section dedicated to delivering alcohol, from newsagents to specialist stores.
One of the UK’s big-boy food delivery apps, Deliveroo has access to thousands of eateries and off-licenses across the city. Naturally, they can also whisk their mopeds across the night and bring you booze, too – just punch in your postcode and get ordering. Bottoms up!
Drinks delivery in London: special offers
Get your hands on a dozen of bottles of Virgin vino at a serious discount. This free and easy-to-use voucher download includes award-winning drinks. Cheers!
Get a wine education and two top-notch bottles delivered to your door. This great offer includes two specially-selected bottles of wine (that you can’t buy from a supermarket), a guide containing easy-to-understand lessons about each bottle and a tasting guide for beginners.