The Whisky Bar

 
 
ADDRESS
The Athenaeum, Mayfair, 116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ 
 
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OPENING TIMES
12pm-11pm
 

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With a choice of more than 300 whiskies sourced from across the world, The Whisky Bar in the Athenaeum boasts more options than any other hotel bar in London. From the £7.50 Teachers blend to the £169 50-year-old Mortlach, there's something for all tastes and budgets. Further to the whisky, there's a selection of champagne, cocktails, gin and slim to choose from, all of which can be enjoyed in one of the bar's intimate corners. Plus, a menu of tempting nibbles and whisky and cheese pairings are available.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Green Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Hyde Park Corner Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Carrington Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Hilton Hotel NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The Whisky Bar

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Athenaeum Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £159  42% off
116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
Situated opposite Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace, and just down the road from national museums and galleries, the Athenaeum is an intimate five-star hotel in Mayfair, ... More
 
 
 
The Park Lane Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £139  26% off
1 Piccadilly, W1J | 1 minute from The Whisky Bar
From the old-style art deco of Bracewells Restaurant and Palm Court to the swish contemporary character of Citrus Restaurant and Café, the public areas in this ... More
 
 
 
Four Seasons London Park Lane
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £273  32% off
Hamilton Place Park Lane, W1J | 1 minute from The Whisky Bar
The Four Seasons London Park Lane reopened in January 2011followed a stunning refurbishment. A glitteringly exclusive hotel, tucked into a side-street just off one of London's ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Bars nearest The Whisky Bar

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The Met Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Metropolitan Hotel, 19 Old Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Met Bar was synonymous with celebrities in the nineties - Kate Moss and her clan were among the A-list regulars - and it still gets ... More
 
 
 
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The Rivoli Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Ritz Hotel, St James's, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Rivoli Bar, an intimate cocktail lounge within the famous Ritz Hotel, re-opened in 2001 after a closure of some twenty years with interiors stylishly updated ... More
 
 
 
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Dukes Hotel: Cognac and Cigar Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
35 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Famous for its martinis - a favourite with James Bond author Ian Fleming - Dukes Hotel extends its drinking area to include an outdoor Cognac and ... More
 
 
 
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Whisky Mist
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
London Hilton Hotel, 35 Hertford Street, W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
London's renowned celebrity hotspot - a favourite haunt for every class of celeb from footballers to royals - returns in 2014 after an extensive two-month refurbishment. ... More
 
 
 
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Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
 
 
 
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Funky Buddha
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
15 Berkeley Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Between the Victorian elegance of Berkley Square and the Imperial magnificence of Piccadilly, you might be surprised to find a club that oozes with Eastern decadence, ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Whisky Bar

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Wicked
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st August 2010 to 21st March 2015 - Various Times
Apollo Victoria Theatre, 17 Wilton Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 12 minutes from The Whisky Bar
'The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz' introduces us to some very familiar characters, years before they met Dorothy. One of them is a clever, ...More
 
 
 
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The 39 Steps
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th September 2006 to 28th March 2015 - Various Times
Criterion Theatre, 218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, St James's, London SW1Y | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Hitchcock's 1935 movie is a masterpiece of sustained adventure, as the hero - framed for murder - becomes both pursuer and prey for a shadowy international ...More
 
 
 
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Matilda The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th October 2011 to 24th May 2015 - Various Times
Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, Seven Dials, Soho, London W1D | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Royal Shakespeare Company's musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at the Cambridge Theatre in London's West End. Directed ...More
 
 
 
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St James Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
12 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 9 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Billed by its operators as 'the first newly built central London theatre in 30 years', St James Theatre opens to ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Palace Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 11 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch, dome ... More
 
 
 
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Criterion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Whisky Bar

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Wellington Arch
London > Attractions > Sights
Hyde Park Corner, Belgravia, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Apsley House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
149 Piccadilly, Hyde Park Corner, Belgravia, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Originally the London residence of the first Duke of Wellington, Apsley House was designed and built by Robert Adam between 1771 and 1778 and retains some ... More
 
 
 
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Spencer House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
27 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Spencer family's 18th London residence. The ancestral home of Diana, Princess of Wales, the Spencer family hasn’t lived in this, their London residence, since 1926. Following ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Whisky Bar

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Simon Carter Mayfair
London > Shopping > Menswear
34 Shepherd Market, W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Heywood Hill
London > Shopping > Books
10 Curzon Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Geo F Trumper
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
9 Curzon Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Bulloch's
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
The Athenaeum Hotel, 116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
French cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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The Athenaeum
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
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The Athenaeum Afternoon Tea
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
Having received the Tea Guild's prestigious award for 'Top London Afternoon Tea 2012', the Athenaeum promises a delectable dining experience. Known for their quintessentially English ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Whisky Bar

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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 16 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 17 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 18 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
 
 
 
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The Athenaeum Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
The Athenaeum, 116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
The Athenaeum Spa promises to revive and rejuvenate its guests with the help of bespoke REN treatments and Elemis pampering. Treatment options include a Moroccan rose ... More
 
 
 
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Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Hamilton Place, Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Few spas come with views like this. Situated on the 10th floor of the Four Seasons Park Lane Hotel, the luxury spa treatments are perfectly complimented ... More
 
 
 
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Green Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
 
 
 
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The Only Running Footman
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
 
 
 
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Whisky Bar

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Dartmouth House (English-Speaking Union)
London > Business > Venue Hire
37 Charles Street, The English-Speaking Union - Dartmouth House, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
... More
 
 
 
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The May Fair
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stratton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
... More
 
 
 
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The Dorchester Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
54 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
One of the most famous hotels in England, The Dorchester is a stunning Art Deco curve, overlooking the expanses of the Royal Parks. This is the ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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We Will Remember Them: London's Great War Memorials
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2014 

Wellington Arch 4 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Commemorating the First World War, English Heritage presents We Will Remember Them: London's Great War Memorials at The Quadriga Gallery, ...More

Royal Mews Tickets
Royal Mews Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 23rd July 2014 

Royal Mews 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

The Royal Mews forms part of Buckingham Palace and houses the carriages and horses used by the Queen and the ...More

 
The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Marking the 300th anniversary of the beginning of the Georgian era, T he First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760 ...More

 
Summer Exhibition Family Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Creative workshops for families....More

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Anyone can submit to the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition which gives it a wonderful element of surprise. Over 11,000 pieces ...More

 
Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

This exhibition in The Sackler Wing of the Royal Academy of Arts explores the art produced between the 1930s and ...More

Gallery Artists
Exhibitions | Until 4th September 2014 

Browse & Darby 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Works in a variety of media....More

Jamaica Farewell
Theatre | On 23rd July 2014 

St James Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

SoHo Playhouse Inc presents a comedy drama about a Jamaican girl's dream of going to America and all the trouble ...More

Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album
Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album
Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2014 

Royal Academy Of Arts at 6 Burlington Gardens 10 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

This summer, the Royal Academy of Arts displays Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album in its Burlington Gardens space from 26th ...More

 
Trifarious
Concerts | On 23rd July 2014 

St James's Church Piccadilly 11 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

The trio comprising of clarinetist and saxophonist Tim Redpath, violist and violinist Rachel Calaminus and pianist Nadine Andre perform a ...More

 
 
 
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