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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Sushi and Japanese dishes in a rustic, contemporary dining room with central, open grill kitchen.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Café
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“Comfort food and all-day brasserie classics in quirky, retro-inspired surrounds.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“This dimly lit venue is located in an underground bar which is covered in vibrant gang-land graffiti-inspired decor. The cocktail menu is vast and delicious. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Civilised, good but unobtrusive service, even better drinks. Nice way to start the evening, short walk to soho. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“Sophisticated hotel cocktail bar decorated in a modern oriental style, with a signature punch drink.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Snug, upbeat, late-night spot with worn banquette, picture-laden walls and vinyl jukebox soundtrack.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Airy tapas bar with dark wood tables and tiled floor, for daily specials, Spanish wine and sherries. Spanish Restaurant”
  • 5 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“FIne tapas in Marylebone in an expansive, relaxed setting - and with a deli next door Ibérica feels like an Andalusian mansion on the corner of Great Portland Street. So many London tapas bars go for the dark tavern look, but here the balconied upper level, internal windows, Moorish oversized lamps and traditional azulejo blue and white tiling create an expansive, relaxed atmosphere.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Lavishly decorated, Oriental fusion restaurant and basement cocktail bar with jazz and DJs.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Cocktails shaken and stirred in a 1920s vintage-style basement bar with regular DJs and live music.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
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“If you ever want an alternative night out in central London, then this is the place to go. Bowling, karaoke and a club, all in one.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Food
“It has a real hum about it. It's busy throughout the week as well as the weekends, and it's a beautifully finished bar - I love the pressed tin ceiling. Oh, and the beer selection is GREAT!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Relaxed, split-level wine store and bar offering wines to sample, artisan cheeses and charcuterie.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Hot Dog Restaurant
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“Pork, beef and veggie hot dogs paired with champagnes in a bare-brick bar and small dining room.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Compact music bar-club pulling a cool crowd for snacks, cocktails, hip hop karaoke, DJs and bands.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pub
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“The last traditional pub standing on Oxford Street, featuring decorative work by Felix de Jong.”
  • 2 locals recommend