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We found 77 venues in Unusual, unique & funky venues in central London. We define 'funky' as: arty, colourful, fun & designer-driven..
Clos Maggiore is a romance-first 50-cover restaurant with a big secret. Tucked away among the Provencal country-inn stylings and fairy-lit… more »
This Covent Garden venue is a private members’ club and media facility designed for the creative industries. Located in an 18th-century… more »
One of London’s most celebrated restaurants, The Ivy is almost as famous as its A-list patrons. The Private Room upstairs has all the prestige… more »
Someone was clearly working hard behind the kitchen door as Yauatcha received a Michelin star within a year of its opening a decade ago. The self-defined ‘casual-dining dim sum teahouse’… more »
Not to be confused with the home of Surrey County Cricket Club, this hip east London venue welcomes a spectrum of events, from conferences… more »
Quietly glamorous is the best way to describe The Arch London, a luxury lifestyle hotel by Marble Arch. Spread across seven Georgian townhouses… more »
The second Hakkasan restaurant in London opened on Bruton Street in late 2010 and, by October the following year, it had trousered its first Michelin star. The kitchen serves up exclusive… more »
Kitchenette is a friendly cafe, bar and brasserie in Putney, and is the first London site for the restaurant, with other establishments thriving in various locations spread over Turkey, Moscow… more »
We are sorry to say that this venue is no longer available for events. For any enquiries, contact the venue. Surrounded on three sides… more »
The oldest of the East India Company’s surviving ware-houses, which sits opposite Liverpool Street station, is the setting for one of D&D… more »
The Vaults is a new multi-disciplinary space located in the underground world of Waterloo station. The vaults themselves feature nearly 30,000sq ft of accessible, flexible Victorian brickwork… more »
Thirty or so years after leaving London, The Playboy Club is back. It reopened its doors and reinstated the iconic Bunnies in 2011, following… more »
This is the newer, City branch of the event-friendly international cookery school L’atelier des Chefs. Unlike its older brother on Wigmore… more »
This quirky venue, close to Portman Square, offers groups bags of character, with top-quality homemade catering. The main event space is on… more »
Variety is the draw at Aqua’s two destination restaurants and bar. Situated five floors above Oxford Circus on a huge 17,000sq ft site,… more »
Trend conscious event organisers will need a venue that is as cool and unusual as the event itself. London isn’t short on funky venues that will complement the most modish party or reception. Squaremeal.co.uk has an exclusive list of London and the UK’s best funky spaces. Whether funky means great views, a party atmosphere, an arty and designer vibe or just really good fun, the list above has a selection of London and the UK’s top venues. All you lucky brides-to-be out there will know that picking a venue to perfectly match the style and ambience of a wedding is a tricky business. With the list of funky venues we’ve put together, we hope to make even your most unusual hiring requirements a bit easier. And let’s not forget conferences centres, there’s some light, bright and modern venues dotted across London and beyond that make you think, funky.