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Agnar Sverisson and Xavier Rousset, the chef and sommelier duo behind the 28°-50° ‘wine workshop and kitchen’ concept, are well known… more »
By accident rather than design, ‘Europe’s first purpose-built social ping-pong club’ occupies the vast basement site where the game was trademarked… more »
Lovers of all things Gallic and vinous (with the occasional bargain thrown in) should swing by Club Gascon's ‘annex' – a specialist bar… more »
There can't be too many City boozers with a full-on beer list (plus a glossary), but this offshoot of Pimlico's Craft Beer Co. seems to have the… more »
As grey-clad and square-jawed as its banking and broking clientele, this angular modernist Champagne bar is every inch the sharp-suited City watering… more »
By rights, The Jerusalem Tavern should be full to bursting with camera-wielding American tourists, but this higgledy-piggledy historic pub remains… more »
The silver and black suits of Fleet Street’s upper echelons blend seamlessly with the art-deco, monochrome interior of this swish bar – an… more »
This cavernous, sandblasted rocker starts the day quite quietly as a breakfast and brunch destination serving up posh bacon butties, porridge and… more »
Celebrating a decade of South African-accented wine and food (in that order), Vivat Bacchus has made a few changes to its offering. The basement… more »
With its capacious chairs, roaring fire and quiet corners, this eccentrically attired cocktail lounge at the Zetter Townhouse Hotel has a hint… more »
Check out the top bars in both Clerkenwell & Blackfriars with Square Meal’s fantastic list of the best bars in Clerkenwell & Blackfriars. Sitting on the edge of the north east of the City, hip and trendy Clerkenwell is home to an abundance of design studios and creative practices and therefore plays host to a cool crowd. Neighbouring Shoreditch and Islington, Clerkenwell is a popular drinking destination for after workers and local trendsters. Bordering the south side of the City, Blackfriars boasts stunning views over the Thames and scenic riverside walks. Blackfriars train station sees hundreds of passengers coming through every day, from City workers to those visiting the nearby landmarks such as the Millennium Bridge, St Paul’s and the Tate Modern.
Both Clerkenwell & Blackfriars offer a superb selection of bars, all included here in Square Meal’s list of the best bars in Clerkenwell & Blackfriars. Whether it’s the hip atmosphere of Clerkenwell or the riverside beauty of Blackfriars you prefer, you are certain to find the perfect bar in either area with this Square Meal guide. You may also want to take a look at Square Meal’s guide to the best bars in the neighbouring City and Southbank & Shad Thames just across the river.
Every one of the top bars in Clerkenwell & Blackfriars featured in Square Meal’s list of the best bars in Clerkenwell & Blackfriars have been tried and tested by critics and our own customers so check out the reviews with Square Meal today. Each Square Meal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from those who have visited, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.