The Nightjar

$ $ $
129 City Rd
London, Greater London EC1V 1JB
+44 20 7253 4101
6:00pm - 1:00am
6:00pm - 1:00am
6:00pm - 1:00am
6:00pm - 2:00am
6:00pm - 3:00am
6:00pm - 3:00am
6:00pm - 1:00am


  • A late-closing cocktail bar that boasts live jazz and a gifted bunch of bartenders who have compiled a well-crafted list featuring liquid legacies from the cocktail's golden era.
  • Opening early November & modelling itself on a 20th century European cabaret venue. With glitzy, glamorous interiors & a menu of revived retro cocktails, this opening may just have a shot of survival.
  • A hidden gem. Some of the best artisanal drinks I have ever come across. Most interesting ingredients too. I won't play spoiler. Just go and experience it!
  • Ask for the Tortuga cocktail: Rum, Curacao, Picon and Lime. It contains house-infused ingredients that give the drink that all-important homemade twist. Featured by Cat Dal in The Telepraph website
  • Bar Nightjar is a hidden hotspot in London's East End. It entices with quality cocktails, attentive personal service & a vibrant and varied live music programme and late music nights on the decks.
  • Great atmosphere ..great place .. The best cocktails in London!!! Try the naked lady and the London mule ... Just amazing !!! But please don't tell your friends .. This place is a speak easy ;) ;)
  • Excellent cocktails. But don't bother. Staff have their heads so far up their asses they won't even notice you.
  • Come down here when the Shirt Tail Stompers are playing! Always a good party!
  • Lugar incrvel com boa msica e drinks maravilhosos!
  • The best cocktail bar. If you have a reservation you'll be able to walk in with no problem, otherwise you might have to wait a bit upstair. Although they have the kindest bouncer I have ever met...
  • The best cocktail bar i've ever been to in my whole live. How nice to get slowly drunk here admidst live music.
  • Nightjar is teaming up with Woodford Reserve to bring a taste of the American Deep South to London Cocktail Week. From around 9.30pm, we will have a 4-piece bluegrass outfit playing live. FREE!
  • Raucous afterhours hidden gem. Great cocktails, friendly service and jolly piano singalongs. Oh and the chips are carby crispy chunks of joy too
  • Drink a 'Fogcutter'. It looks rather exotic and bubbles!
  • Some seriously good cocktails here. Just go random and you won't be disappointed.
  • Awesome hidden bar!! Amazing cocktails, good jazz music and very nice atmosphere!!
  • Try Provence swizzle and little entente, live Jazz goes really well with the coctails
  • Live jazz and exclusive cocktails. Great atmosphere in this hidden cocktail bar!
  • Loved the cocktails and the atmosphere. Bartenders make great concoctions. Staff at the door could turn down the attitude a bit - you don't need to be hostile to be trendy. Will definitely return.
  • Amazing cocktails and wonderful music!

Nearby places

65 Rivington St
8-9 Hoxton Sq (Basement)
14-15 Hoxton Market