Saying that, nightly live performances will keep the chat flowing and if you plan ahead you can catch one of their monthly cabaret and burlesque evenings.
Where: The Savoy, Strand, London Website: station near here (0 miles) What: For the Day Date Why: Planning a day date?
We’re tempted by the David Beckham and the James Bond although you may need to be careful your date doesn’t mistake your order for your dream companion…Where: 252 High Holborn, Holborn, WC1V 7ENWebsite: Wharf (0.8 miles) What: The Place to be Seen Why: If you’re in need of a date venue out West then Bluebird is a good bet.
You can pretty much guarantee a great atmosphere, whatever time you visit, but if you can nab a spot at the bar for a ‘Drive Through the Night’ or ‘Chelsea Flower’ then you should. There’s something for all tastebuds on the a la carte – why not kick things off with half a dozen rock oysters.
Visit any other day and you’ll still find a laid back soundtrack of jazz/swing/blues.
Split into two areas, you can either sit inside or on the terrace.The five bar areas are great to debrief on the game and if you turn up and find our your date Farringdon (London) (0.2 miles) What: All Singing, All Dancing Why: If you’re looking for somewhere to have a lot of fun then you’ve hit the jackpot with Piano Works.Knock back a couple of drinks, get them to request their guilty pleasure song (it’ll be a good way to judge their potential) and check out their dance moves.Where: Clapham Common South Side, Clapham, SW4 7AAWebsite: What: Sophisticated Drinking Why: For a date with the sophistication factor, Scarfes Bar is ideal.Located inside the Rosewood Hotel, visit for live jazz and cocktails named after iconic British characters, past and present, fictional and non fictional.Where: 350 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 5UUWebsite: What: Brixton's Best Kept Secret Why: If you want the cocktail bar vibe without leaving South London then the cosy surrounds of Fox Bar will impress.