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The Social

A stones throw away from Oxford Circus, for the last 25 years, it has been one of Central London's most loved venues!

Oxford Circus, W1W

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Multi-level Hire

Full takeover benefits from use of the stylishly retro Upstairs Bar as well as the Basement space for live performances and dancing.

High Spec Sound System

Central Londons' last outpost of music counter culture. The Basement can host live bands or DJ with ease and the is team on hand to assist with booking your entertainment.

Private Bar

Whether it's a networking soiree, a drinks reception or a birthday party our drink offerings are tailored to your preferences.

Cultural Legacy

Be a part of the party legacy of The Social which has been offering a rich heritage of entertainment experience for over 20 years

Versatile Space

Downstairs is a newly redesigned event space that’s just as likely to host frenetic live shows as literary events, packed out DJ gigs, private parties and corporate events.

Ideally Located

Situated in the heart of central London, The Social is easily accessible from public transport and offers a prime location for your event.

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Venue Hire Rate
Monday - Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
From  
£1,000
Venue Hire Rate
Monday - Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
From   £1,000
See Days
Monday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Tuesday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Wednesday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Thursday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Friday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Saturday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Sunday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,500
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £1,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £2,000
Minimum Spend
Monday - Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
From  
£3,000
Minimum Spend
Monday - Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
From   £3,000
See Days
Monday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Tuesday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Wednesday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Thursday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Friday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Saturday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Sunday
Whole Venue Hire
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £7,000
Ground Floor Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £3,000
Basement Bar
Evening
18:00 - 01:00
from  £5,000
Spaces Available To Hire x
Hire Options +
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    Full venue hire
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    Half day hire
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    Weekends
  • Full day hire
  • Hourly hire
  • Long term hire
Getting Here +
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    Southwark
    10 Minute Walk
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    Borough
    6 Minute Walk
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    London Bridge
    13 Minute Walk
Features & Restrictions +

Catering

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    Allow external caterers
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    Inhouse caterers available
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    Vegan Friendly
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    Venue can provide alcohol
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    Wet Hire
  • Approved caterers only
  • Can provide Halal
  • Can provide Kosher
  • Dry Hire
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Full catering kitchen
  • Kitchen facilities available
  • Tables & Chairs
  • Tableware & Crockery

Allowed Events

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    Child friendly
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    Loud Music
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    Open past 12am
  • 18th Birthday Parties
  • 21st Birthday Parties
  • Ticketed Events

Licensing

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    Alcohol License
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    Late License
  • BYOB
  • Civil ceremony licence
  • Full wedding license
  • Noise restrictions
  • Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Venue Specs

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    Air Conditioning
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    Cloakroom
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    Dancefloor
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    Early access
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    Rain friendly
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    Separate Entrance
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    Smoking area
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    Toilets
  • Accommodation
  • Breakout rooms
  • Dog friendly
  • Elevator
  • Goods lift
  • Loading bay
  • Outside area
  • Parking Facilities
  • Ramps
  • Wheelchair access
  • Whiteboards/ flipcharts

Technical

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    AV equipment
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    Bring your own DJ
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    High Speed Fibre Optic
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    PA System
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    Screens / Projector
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    Wi-Fi
  • Hearing loop
  • Hybrid Events
  • Live Streaming
  • On-site technician
  • Sky Sports
  • Stage
  • Video Conferencing
  • Video Recording
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Helen Saunders
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