Category Archives: Bars

August 31

LONDON BARS – Barts, London’s secret and hidden gem!

There is a new trend in London, hidden bars! Some you need the password to get into and there is even a bar in an old disused tube station. However, some I have been to have been a little disappointing and have not lived up to the hype. That is where Barts steps in, not […]

May 09

LONDON BARS – Nantucket Beach Club – A bowling alley, lighthouse and beach, on a rooftop, in the heart of London

There are many things you will love about the Skylounge bar at the Double Tree Hilton hotel in Tower Hill, such as breathtaking views across London’s beautiful city and cocktails to die for, but what you don’t expect are the amazing surprises this trendy bar has in store for you. The actual bar is right on […]

April 16

LONDON BARS – Smokin Graciella’s Rooftop Bar

1 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3JX Nearest tube: Old Street / Liverpool Street / Shoreditch High Street 1st May – September 2015 Monday – Sunday: midday – 10pm* FREE ENTRY** *between Sunday – Wednesday closes at 9pm for Rooftop Film Club **except for whole-venue events, normally occurring Fri/Sat nights Queen of Hoxton’s year-round rooftop is to […]

April 15

BARS – Heart London Magazine’s favourite London pub – The Albany

Located on Great Portland Street a stone’s throw from Regent’s Park and Marylebone, The Albany has always been a popular choice for local office workers and passing tourists alike. Throwing open its doors after a thorough refit, the new-look pub is all the more appealing. Not sold on just a smartened-up interior, revamped food offer […]

March 29

LONDON EATERIES – The Crown and Two Chairman, a lively pub with tasty food right in the heart of Soho

Knowing where to go out in the centre of London, especially on a Saturday night is not easy, as there are so many choices available.   The Crown and Two Chairman is a lively pub right in the heart of Soho, on the bustling Dean Street. The pub has had a recent refurbishment and it looks […]

January 17

LONDON BARS – G before Tea, at G and Tea, a historic tour of gin in Canary Wharf

Now the Wharf can be a sterile place, and Wharf hotels even worse, so having worked in the financial matrix for many a year, I consider myself to be an aficionado of the terrain and offerings of this glass jungle. When I was asked to visit the new bar at the Marriott hotel, Canary Wharf, I almost […]

January 17

LONDON MEMBERS BARS/CLUBS – Take a peep at the gloriously glamorous Le Peep Boutique

Another week and another members bar/club opens the big smoke. Over the years the capital has seen more than its fair share of Eurotrashy, Arabian, flashy, East End shabby member bars open and close at the rate of knots of a super yacht! What does successful club owner Mark Alexiou (Pangaea) have to offer us […]