06 Apr Our top London Roof-bars, terraces and outdoor spaces
The deescalation has begun and Britain is slowly coming out of lockdown. For many right now, the important thing is catching up outside with loved ones we haven’t seen in a very long time. Soon, however, bars and restaurants will open up and many will be looking forward to a Pimm’s or a glass of wine in the fresh air. Miss London Concierge has put together a list of some of our favourite London terraces and outdoor venues for you to enjoy an al fresco meal or even share a bottle with your favourite people.
Miss London Concierge works closely with all the venues below and would be delighted to assist you in planning your next event – we have already begun helping many plan and organise their company summer parties. Contact us below to have your corporate or private party at any of the below venues. No matter what you are looking for, we have you covered, and we can’t wait to get in person events up and running.
ThE AVIARY ROOFTOP
Aviary is an iconic rooftop bar and restaurant located in Finsbury Square, famous for its breathtaking view and opulent style. Whether it be cocktail sipping, dining from one of our carefully crafted menus or simply taking in the view, Aviary delivers quality with a touch of class. They hire Aviary out for all occasions, from weddings to corporate and Christmas parties and work with reasonable minimum spends. They have 8 igloos available to pre-book across 2 terrace spaces - Palm terrace on the 9th floor, and Aviary terrace on the 10th floor. Perfect for your groups of six as London opens up to the public...
skylight at the tobacco docks
Skylight is the rooftop bar and offers both exclusive and shared party packages. Depending on what day of the week, they could offer an exclusive. Tobacco Dock was built in 1812 as a bustling hub for luxury commodities from the New World. Sensitively and ambitiously restored in 2012 Tobacco Dock has sealed its reputation as one of the coolest events spaces in the capital. The Grade 1 listed building is a masterpiece of industrial architecture and an icon of the East London landscape. They excel at creating ground-breaking events in this unique venue - the aim is to make planning a world-class event as straightforward and enjoyable as possible. The large capacity and plentiful outdoor areas mean that they're the ideal venue for socially distanced, COVID safe events.
The Skylight package includes: Arrival seasonal cocktail, 3-Hours unlimited beer, house wine and soft drinks, 1 Street food meal deal, Access to outdoor activities – croquet, petanque and table tennis subject to social distancing guidelines
With a £12million refurbishment of the Museum, they are now able to combine the stunning Lawns with brand new, light, bright and easily accessible event spaces and facilities. This allows plenty of flexibility and wet weather options although if this summer is like last year we hopefully won't need them! The Lawns with the Garden Atrium are perfect for an evening reception.
the century club
If you are searching for that extra special element for your event, then look no further than this brand new Top Terrace. Rising five floors above Soho, this contemporary space promises to mesmerise your guests with views stretching as far as Canary Wharf and the bright lights of Soho's theatrical streets. London’s skyline really is the perfect backdrop for any event or occasion. The Roof Terrace is the largest in Soho offering a sensational space with views across London. It has a fully retractable glass roof, which is ideal for the unpredictable British weather. Accommodating up to 250 people and complete with a large bar, full PA system and adjoining smoking terrace, the Roof Terrace is the perfect choice for any special occasion including drink receptions, corporate parties, live performances, and weddings.
A perfect venue, whatever the occasion. From fish & chips on the deck, a meal in the Wardroom, a wedding in the Stateroom, an intimate gathering in the Bridge, to drinks in the Lounge - all rooms have their own character, are fully air-conditioned and are available to book. And if you want to take a memento home, you can buy merchandise such as hoodies and t-shirts. Capacity 200 standing. Including a sheltered canopy, private bar, music and bar staff
Sleek and elegant aqua nueva offers modern Spanish cuisine in a stunning interior. A large central cocktail bar, intricate marble tiled flooring, curved copper ceiling and beautiful roof top terrace are sure to give your guests the wow factor. La Casita & Liberty Terrace can accommodate a maximum of 50 guests standing for a reception. Aqua Nueva has skilfully reinvented traditional Spanish dishes, exploring the variety and depth of Spain’s vibrant flavours in their refined and modern menu. Minimum Spend For reception events, to offer flexibility, all canapés & bowls have been individually priced so that you can design a bespoke reception menu to suit your guests.
Rooftop bar and lounge in London. Stylish seating, cocktails celebrating seasonal ingredients, DJs and live music – all set against an unrivalled backdrop of the River Thames and London. A true reflection of South Bank’s vibrant energy, expect bright, striking décor and an open-plan layout which puts the panoramic views centre stage. So whether you’re curled up on a window seat, relaxing on the balcony, mingling at the bar or on the dance floor, London’s breathtaking skyline is the main attraction.
The Nest at the treetop hotel
Take your perch in The Nest, their rooftop bar with unparalleled 360-degree views of London. Settle into the indoor lounge filled with green foliage and natural materials—where DJs spin the decks from their very own treehouse ‘fort’—or cosy up on the outdoor wraparound terrace decked with loungers. The menu features playful, market-driven cocktails and bar bites that draw inspiration from the tree and showcase local ingredients, as well as a curated selection of wine and beer. The Nest is where happy memories are evoked and new ones take flight.
Harvey Nichols fifth floor
"Relax while overlooking the Knightsbridge skyline and sample from an extensive menu that features an impressive list of wines and Champagnes, including a variety of vintages, and an inventive cocktail list. With light bites and a popular series of cocktail masterclasses, the Fifth Floor Bar is the perfect venue for mid-shop pit-stops as well as more special celebrations."