Your wedding is one of the most special days of your life and so it’s only right that you want to make sure everything is as perfect as it can be. A crucial step in getting everything to come together once the big day finally arrives is of course choosing the ideal venue, with so much of the additional planning and organising revolving around this vital decision. To say there are a lot of choices in London would be an understatement, and so to help make things easier for you, we’ve prepared the following selection of top picks.
The World's End Market is an innovative culinary concept that genuinely believes in healthy, fresh and flavoursome food. That’s why we give food the respect it deserves by simply grill-searing our fish, meat and chicken to lock in the natural flavours that come from sourcing the best local ingredients.
Casa Do Frango brings Algarvian cuisine to London Bridge serving piri piri chicken over wood charcoal and other staple Portuguese dishes and wines. Our bright 1st floor restaurant and bar is perfect for seated dinners, private hire, standing reception and corporate parties. Located a stones through from London Bridge station our unique venue is set underneath the railway arches of Southwark Street. We can host dinners for up to 104 guests and standing parties for 130. Please look through our in-house catering options and feast menu's for large bookings.
London Party Boats Ltd have four vessels available for private charter, carrying from 1 to 360 passengers. All vessels are available seven days a week from 7am to 1am. We can provide a full catering experience and have fully stocked bars on all our vessels. MV Sarah Lee up to 12 passengersMV London Belle up to 120 Passengers MV Jewel of London up to 240 Passengers MV Pearl of London up to 360 Passengers Corporate events can be hosted onboard for summer parties, product launches, meetings and presentations using our large TV screens. We can also provide projectors and white boards if required. Boarding through the Pearl of London’s forward doors, you will enter the middle deck, a spacious saloon with a large fully stocked bar selling all popular brands. The saloon offers seating for up to 90 passengers, with ultra-modern black leather seating booths for up to 10 passengers per booth. The seating booths wrap around the large dance floor and DJ stand with state of the art lighting and sound system. MV Pearl of London has a large basement club which can be used as an exclusive VIP area or open to all passengers for extra dance space. The basement has an ultra-modern night club feel with black leather seats wrapped around the edge of the dance floor, fitted with its own state of the art sound system and lighting. This area also has a separate bar which can be open exclusively for cocktails and champagne or as a normal bar depending on each client’s requirements.MV Pearl of London boasts one of the largest open-air decks on the River Thames. The large roof terrace can hold up to 250 passengers and is finished with artificial grass, poser tables and the only floating 360° roof terrace bar in London. Grab an ice-cold drink and enjoy the unrestricted views of London’s most iconic landmarks. This area is ideal for summer BBQ’s, team building activities and sightseeing cruises. MV Pearl of London is a wheelchair friendly vessel which has a disabled toilet with full wheelchair access and panic alarm installed.
St Martin-in-the-Fields is a unique central London venue situated on Trafalgar Square. With an unparalleled blend of modern and historic architecture, versatile spaces and mouth-watering menus St Martin’s can cater for any number of events. Here you can find a beautiful Crypt or Gallery both with stunning 18th century architecture, original brick-vaulted ceilings and stone floors. Then find a stunning traditional oak-panelled Conference Hall & Lightwell with its feat in architectural design and three modern meeting rooms full of natural daylight.
About Hawksmoor Spitalfields restaurant & private room This Spitalfields steakhouse has wooed much of London since opening in 2006; word-of-blog has only served to create an even bigger buzz around the restaurant and its food. A case of the emperor’s new clothes? We think not.’ Time Out Spitalfields was our first restaurant, and the general view is that it is where the ‘Hawksmoor spirit’ is best embodied – many of the staff have worked there for years and would never consider elsewhere. Great steaks, amazing private room that takes up to 60 seated, great drinks and an amazing atmosphere, full of people who desperately care whether you enjoy your evening. Spitalfields's private room has the capacity to take 60 seated and is available for private hire Monday - Sunday. Can be hired for corporate functions, birthday dinners, trainings, Christmas party or just simply meat-fulled parties. Their menu is versatile, with a rich seafood and vegetarian selection. About Hawksmoor Spitalfields Bar - Winner International Restaurant Bar Tales of the Cocktail 2019 Located in a former illegal strip club, our basement bar has been home to a crack team of cocktail-geek bartenders for the last 4 years with both the bar and the people winning numerous accolades as amongst the best the world’s cocktail industry has to offer. Our newly launched menu features numerous Hawksmoor classics from what we think of as our ‘gin years’ including Shaky Pete’s Ginger Brew and Marmalade Cocktail. Spitalfields Bar is available for exclusive hire with a capacity of 40-50 seated or 80 standing. Available Monday to Sunday making it the perfect space for birthday parties, informal events, tastings, brand activation & fashion events. Their in-house events manager will co-ordinate every aspect of your event and support you throughout the planning process. No hire fee required, quotes based just on minimum spends. Bar food is a greatest hits list of the best from all our bars over the last decade, including short-rib nuggets (a Time Out ‘Top 10 Dishes in London’), burgers, dogs, lobster rolls and poutine.
London Fields Arches is East London’s most exciting event space! Nestled under two railway arches, the space also boasts a sun soaked courtyard perfect for welcome receptions and BBQs. It is a unique and charming space, perfect for promoted events, private parties, weddings, corporate functions and team building days. London Fields Arches allows for versatility, being a space that can be dressed creatively, allowing organisers to fully maximise the individual aesthetic and feel of their event. Each arch has a standing capacity of 250 guests and you may hire one or both arches depending on the size of your event. Furthermore the venue also boasts a fully functional kitchen, state of the art sound systems and event coordination. Our very own brewery is just across the road and we also offer brewery tours and masterclasses to add an extra dynamic to your event!
The spectacular Conservatory is a joy to discover, a hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city. Home to exotic fish and over 2,000 species of tropical plants & trees. Protected by its glass roof, it brings the outside, in and can be enjoyed no matter what the weather! Suitable for a wide variety of events from networking, parties and weddings, to product launches and photoshoots. The Conservatory can be hired in conjunction with adjoining spaces for greater flexibility and capacity.
Camino King's Cross, a highly-praised authentic Spanish restaurant bar, is a wonderful Spanish getaway in Central London. The decor is exquisite and modern with its use of colour and wood, but it is the lively vibe that adds to the feeling of the decor at Camino King's Cross. Camino King's Cross, a real Spanish Gem, is the place to go for a fun dinner, short night out, and to mingle around and dance. Its Latino vibes will get anyone dancing!
Vout-O-Reenee's is a unique hand painted and designed venue in London, a surreal space. Venue for hire in London, Tower Bridge. Vout-O-Reenee's is a hidden gem for a launch or party, small or large. A full cocktail bar . 2 record decks, projector, microphone, performance area, piano, 2 music systems. Vout-O-Reenee's is a Private Members Arts club + gallery with full facilities. An outdoor terrace/smoking area. Free parking weekdays after 5.30/6.30 in the area and all day weekends. In the Crypt of a Pugin designed listed Church.
Arch 1 dry hire from £3,500 (+VAT) or whole venue dry hire from £5,000 (+VAT) Kachette is a unique and historic London event venue housed in the original ticket hall of Shoreditch Station which operated from 1865 to 1940. The popular blank canvas railway arch event space is located on Old Street, one of the busiest most vibrant streets in Shoreditch. The main space Arch 1 can be hired exclusively or hire the whole venue for two room events. Corporate events: Hire for award ceremonies, away days, Christmas parties, conferences, corporate receptions, cocktail parties, fashion shows, product launches, networking events, pop-ups and more. Clients include: Chivas, Coca Cola, Design Council, FIFA, Google, Guardian, Instagram, Jamie Oliver, Kanye West, L'Oreal, Nike, Playstation, Pride In London, Rimmel, Smirnoff, Supreme, Tesco and Vice. Private events: Hire for birthday parties, bar & bat mitzvahs, Christmas parties, long table private dinners, wedding ceremonies and receptions. Please note: Kachette is not available for club nights. Arch 1 capacity 180 standing receptions 80 Arch 1 right or 60 Arch 1 left banquet seating 65 Arch 1 right or 90 Arch 1 left theatre seating Take a virtual tour of Kachette here Included in venue hire fee: Venue hire from 10am until midnight (late license / TENS available for an additional fee) Arch 1, a 1,600 sq ft studio Arch 2, a 1,400 sq ft studio Duty manager PA System in Arch 1 & 2 100Mb dedicated fibre internet service (symmetrical) Air Conditioning Basic lighting Cloakroom facilities Production office Post event cleaning
A unique and flexible events space, with dramatic features thought to be the original design of Sir Christopher Wren. The space has a 200 seat events space and private dining room. Perfect for wine tastings, dinners, conferences, team building events, weddings or parties in London. Wine is made approachable, connecting maker to drinker. Wine is imported directly from sustainable, independent vineyards.
For centuries, Hampton Court Palace has boldly and magnificently played host to gala celebrations, festive banquets and historic meetings. Today, your guests can step onto this inspiring stage and experience the soaring state rooms, grand staircases, cobbled courtyards and gorgeous gardens of one of the greatest palaces ever built. Whatever your occasion, you will enjoy first-class, personal service from a dedicated manager able to advise and help you choose the perfect space for your event.