Happiness Forgets

 
 
ADDRESS
8-9 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 6NU 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Daily 5.30pm-11pm
 

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Embracing the new wave of drinking habits in London, Happiness Forgets is a quaint underground bar that provides drinkers with decent cocktails and a place to sit and enjoy them. Owner Alastair Burgess aimed to create somewhere different that made drinking an enjoyable experience, and so his 'high-end cocktails, low-rent basement' bar was born. With a 'great cocktails, no wallies' rule, this candlelit drinking den provides top quality classic drinks with a modern twist injected.

 

LondonTown.com - Happiness Forgets Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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