The Bridge

8 Voltaire Road , London, SW4 6DH

SquareMeal Review of The Bridge

Housed in a barrel-vaulted railway arch, this is the latest addition the SW4’s increasingly interesting nightlife. Once known as a straight-edged wine bar, The Bridge is now outing itself as ‘the hottest gay bar in Clapham’ – not a particularly tall order, given some of the competition. Currently open from noon until midnight (pending an application hearing for a late licence), its housey/chart-hits DJs play nightly to a boy-next-door crowd that’s less full-on than in nearby Vauxhall Village’s fleshpots. Presumably hired for their skills and looks, gym-buff barmen dispense draught Heineken and bottled lagers for the more label-conscious. Wines start around £15, and there’s a range of reasonably priced charcuterie and tapas to nibble. Mojitos, caipirinhas, margaritas etc clock in at £6.50 – and there are porn star martinis too.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Clapham North Tube Station 116m

Clapham High Street Station 208m

Address

Address: 8 Voltaire Road , London SW4 6DH

Area: Clapham

Opening times

Mon-Sun 11am-12N

Nearby Landmarks

Clapham Picture House 533m

Clapham Common 836m

Details

Telephone: 020 3632 6426

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Cuisine: Bars

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