If you are looking to exclusively hire out a restaurant in 2016 then the following top offerings in London are all well worth considering.
28 West is a unique venue found in the heart of the popular area of Canary Wharf, just 10 minutes from the tube station of the same name. This stylish lounge bar makes for a wonderful setting for any party, with a relaxed, fun vibe that can suit both private and corporate occasions. With a generous maximum capacity of around 350, your many guests will be able to enjoy looking out upon the wonderful views of the Thames at this riverside venue. Other nearby transport options include Heron Quays and Westferry, which can both be reached comfortably on foot.
With Beagle, you know you really are getting some of the best London has to offer, as this beautiful bar, restaurant and event space has won several design awards for their outstanding interiors, and it’s easy to see why. Found within 3 restored railway arches, this architecturally distinct venue features arched ceilings and extensive exposed brickwork which bring character and charm aplenty. Sitting right by Hoxton train station, it’s easily reached from both inside London and further afield, with Old Street tube station also found close by.
Attendant Shoreditch has 2 clear aesthetic qualities which help it to stand out; their now trademark green and white tiling, and the full-size living plant wall which spans the length of the interior. Complete with bar and self-contained kitchen, the acclaimed head chef and the rest of the team are able to cater to events of almost any style, be it for business or pleasure. The capacity of just 60 means it’s a good choice if you want the event to have a more intimate feel, allowing you to put that personal touch in when it comes to the hosting. As for local transport links, Old Street, Liverpool Street and Shoreditch High Street are all in the vicinity.
Camino Blackfriars is a vibrant and engaging space with bright, bold artwork covering the walls. This spacious bar and restaurant first opened its doors in May 2013 and has fast become a popular choice in thanks to its high ceilings, eye-catching design features, distinct seating areas and full hire option which can accommodate up to 500 people. With a late licence already in place and the necessary set up to facilitate a DJ or live music performance, it’s also a good choice if you want to organise entertainment for your event. As the name suggests, the venue sits just a stone’s throw from Blackfriars station.
Toro Gordo is an independent venue that offers something truly unique; like a trip around the world all under one roof. Featuring a somehow seamless blend between Asian and Spanish décor, guests can enjoy a tempting mix of exotic cocktails and authentic Spanish tapas. Flexible in its use and with a good maximum capacity of 120, everything from weddings to themed dinner parties, and corporate meetings to exhibitions have been held here, so there are certainly plenty of options. Hammersmith and Ravenscourt Park tube stations keep you connected to the rest of London, being just over 5 minutes away each.
Found in an excellently convenient Central London location, just 2 minutes from Old Street roundabout (as well as the tube stop that shares its name), Eighty Four Shoreditch can be reached with ease from across the length and breadth of the city. Fully licenced and coming with a well-equipped professional kitchen, this café, bar and restaurant can accommodate all sorts of private and corporate functions, as well as pop-up style events for up to 80 people. The interior has a welcoming, homely vibe that makes it a great place to relax and unwind with good company and of course, good food.