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Nightlife near British Museum

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, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG
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Selected galleries are open late Thu & Fri | Closed 1 January, Good Friday, 24, 25, 26 December
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Flight Club Bloomsbury
London > Nightlife > Bars
55 New Oxford Street, WC1A | 3 minutes walk from British Museum
Flight Club set its sights on bringing darts out of dark, dingy pubs and into the 21st century and they've... More
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The Coral Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 3 minutes walk from British Museum
Acclaimed designer Martin Brudnizki - responsible for the interiors at Dean Street Townhouse, Hix and Scarfes Bar - has breathed new life into... More
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The Bloomsbury Club Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 3 minutes walk from British Museum
Taking inspiration from the 1920s and '30s - the golden era of cocktails - The Bloomsbury Club Bar is an inviting Art Deco retreat... More
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London Cocktail Week Pop Up
London > Nightlife > Bars
5-7 Grape Street, WC2H | 3 minutes walk from British Museum
A pop-up bar just for London Cocktail Week 2019, this Covent Garden subterranean speakeasy is the place to go for mixology demonstrations and masterclasses as... More
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The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue
London > Nightlife > Bars
224a Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes walk from British Museum
The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's... More
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The American Bar at The Savoy
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes walk from British Museum
During The Savoy's �220million refit the American Bar was barely touched, ensuring it stayed true to its traditional, sleek design that is synonymous with the... More
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Beaufort Bar at The Savoy
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes walk from British Museum
The second of two bars in The Savoy, the Beaufort Bar is a glamorous affair. The bar continues the hotel's Art Deco theme with plush... More
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The Princess Louise
London > Nightlife > Pubs
208 High Holborn, Covent Garden, London WC1V | 5 minutes walk from British Museum
The flagship London pub of Yorkshire's oldest brewery, Samuel Smith, the Princess Louise has been carefully restored to her original Victorian layout complete with snugs,... More
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Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes walk from British Museum
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Alcotraz Penitentiary: Cell Block Six Eight
London > Nightlife > Bars
68a Neal Street, WC2H | 6 minutes walk from British Museum
Doing time has become a popular way of spending your free time as the success of Alcotraz shows. Two years after the first... More
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Scarfes Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
252 High Holborn, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 6 minutes walk from British Museum
Named after the cartoonist Gerald Scarfe (whose characterful illustrations will adorn the bar's walls), Scarfes Bar is a shining beacon in the otherwise lacking High... More
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Murder Inc.
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Hanway Street, W1T | 6 minutes walk from British Museum
From the trio of owner-bartenders behind The Cocktail Trading Company comes Murder Inc., a neon lit... More
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Philomena's Irish Bar
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 6 minutes walk from British Museum
Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place... More
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Drakes Tabanco
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes walk from British Museum
Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco... More
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Bourne & Hollingsworth
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
Prohibition-era themed basement bar in Fitzrovia, with a good line in retro comedy. The joke is that it's a bar dodging the law by masquerading... More
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Lowlander Beer Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
The reputation of the Benelux breweries precedes them and this themed bar captures the flair of Dutch cafe culture too. The impressive row of shiny... More
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Jerusalem Bar and Kitchen
London > Nightlife > Bars
33-34 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
Most Londoners must have been to Jerusalem's basement bar over the years. It's... More
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Detroit Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on... More
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The Phoenix Artist Club
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Phoenix Street, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
Beneath the Phoenix Theatre lies this charming escape from the norm. Something of a 'hidden gem' the Phoenix Artist Club is secreted away down a... More
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Vagabond Wines Charlotte Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
25 Charlotte Street, W1T | 7 minutes walk from British Museum
The second Vagabond store, following on from the original wine bar in Fulham, can be found... More
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The Perseverance
London > Nightlife > Bars
63 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Formerly run by Billy Drew (who has opened The Chippy in Soho), The Perseverance in Lamb's Conduit Street re-opened in April 2007 under new management.... More
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Swift
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Old Compton Street, W1D | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
This little gem in the middle of Soho serves first class cocktails on two beautifully decorated floors. Book in for the dark... More
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The Toucan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's... More
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Polpo at Ape and Bird
London > Nightlife > Pubs
142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it... More
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Simmons Soho
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Bateman Street, W1D | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Well known for its cocktails which come in quaint tea cups, Simmons is a quirky bar offering a tea party with a difference -... More
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Waeska
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Mandrake, 20-21 Newman Street, W1T | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Located within the striking Mandrake hotel, Waeska serves imaginative cocktails in quirky surroundings. A stuffed gazelle dressed as a peacock hanging behind the bar sets... More
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Tea Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
23-24 Greek Street, W1D | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Nestled below Bun House - a steamed bun cafe on the corner of Greek Street and Old Compton Street - Tea Room... More
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Norman's Coach & Horses
London > Nightlife > Pubs
29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's... More
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Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street,... More
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The Lamb
London > Nightlife > Pubs
94 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes walk from British Museum
On the peaceful, pedestrianised Lamb's Conduit Street, hidden behind an 18th century facade, is The Lamb, a beautifully preserved Grade II listed Victorian pub. The... More
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Faulty Towers: The Original Dining Experience
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Theatre | Until 15th December 2019 

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel 2 minutes walk from British Museum

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Christmas With Faulty Towers
Theatre | Until 15th December 2019 

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel 2 minutes walk from British Museum

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Strazzanti Sicilian Supper Club: Al Mare
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Exhibitions | Until 22nd November 2019 

The Collective 3 minutes walk from British Museum

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London Cabaret Club: Queen Of Roses
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Dance | Until 2nd November 2019 

The Bloomsbury Ballroom 4 minutes walk from British Museum

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Big the Musical
Big the Musical
Theatre | Until 2nd November 2019 

Dominion Theatre 4 minutes walk from British Museum

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Halloween at The Savoy's Beaufort Bar
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Seasonal | Until 1st December 2019 

Beaufort Bar at The Savoy 4 minutes walk from British Museum

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Life Through Extraordinary Mirrors
Exhibitions | Until 23rd November 2019 

October Gallery 5 minutes walk from British Museum

A group exhibition of paintings, sculpture and photography by Romuald Hazoume, Cyrus Kabiru, Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga, Zak Ove, Alexis Peskine, ...More

School of Rock
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Theatre | Until 5th January 2020 

New London Theatre 6 minutes walk from British Museum

Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock ...More

 
Blank
Theatre | Until 30th November 2019 

The Donmar Warehouse 7 minutes walk from British Museum

Staged in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Clean Break theatre company, which works with women affected by the criminal ...More

Matilda The Musical
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Theatre | Until 24th May 2020 

Cambridge Theatre 7 minutes walk from British Museum

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Royal Opera: Death In Venice
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Dorrance Dance: Myelination and other works
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Catford Mews
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A buzzing cultural community space for South London, Catford Mews is home a multi-screen cinema, ...More

 
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Theatre | From 27th November 

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John Lewis Rooftop: The Winter Carnival
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