22 Nov 2021
Free event: The Glitter Ball Silent Burlesque Disco at Lola’s
Looking for a spot to celebrate in the West End without breaking the bank? Then head to Lola’s Underground Casino at The Hippodrome for the free to attend Glitter Ball this New Year’s Eve! An immersive burlesque party and silent disco that promises to be fierce and fabulous, brought to you by the House of Burlesque. Expect an evening adorned with sparkles, plus glitter hostesses, pop-up performances, your favourite anthems from not one but three different DJ’s, flash-mobs, cocktails and more. The Glitter Ball will be open from 9pm – 3am.
A Sky-high Party at Sky Garden
Dress to impress for Sky Garden’s renowned New Year’s Eve party, complete with a live 9-piece band, DJs playing until the early hours and 360-degree views of the city and fireworks. With an array of drinking and dining packages on offer (starting from £145 per person); including a sensational six-course tasting menu at fine-dining Fenchurch Restaurant; a four-course dinner in the buzzing atmosphere of Darwin Brasserie; or champagne, festive canapés and bowl food in Sky Garden’s bars, this is the perfect place for party revellers to ring in 2022.
Party like it’s 1920 at St Pancras Brasserie & Champagne Bar by Searcys
Go back in time to a New Year’s Roaring Twenties’ Speakeasy party at Europe’s longest Champagne bar, St Pancras Brasserie & Champagne Bar by Searcys. Located on the top floor of St Pancras station on the doorstep to Paris, get ready for a great evening of jazz, canapés, champagne and an indulgent three-course dinner.
Price: £125 per person.
Bottomless Drinks & Food at Sabine Rooftop Bar
Soar into the New Year at Sabine – London’s newest rooftop bar, boasting spectacular views of St. Paul’s – with bottomless wine, champagne, beer, and signature cocktails (from £150 per person) and with free-flowing tasty bites (from £250 per person). Enjoy festive cocktails such as the Brave Robin or Winter Bird and soak up the winter wonderland atmosphere of Sabine’s alpine chalet, surrounded by frosted foliage and fairy lights and to capture that 2022 Insta-moment.
Full Fat House Party at The Anthologist, Bank
Add an extra dose of glitz and glamour to your NYE celebrations and head to The Anthologist cocktail bar for a Full Fat House Party hosted by the legendary DJ Fat Tony. Whilst the music icon spins his staple disco sounds, accompanied by some of his favourite national artists and an entourage of dancers, you’ll enjoy a delicious three-course meal and a glass of bubbles, followed by complimentary access to the club with bangers playing until the early hours.
Price: Dance Tickets valid from 9pm, £22.50 / Dinner & Dance Tickets: £75
Beach Party at The Trinity Arms, Brixton
Welcome to the beach as Brixton’s Trinity Arms gets set to host its beach party, where the weather is warm, and cocktails are cold. Set in the heated garden, don your funky shirts, and flip flops and party to the early hours – with plenty of food, wine and craft ales and beers on offer at this Brixton Young’s pub.
Tickets: From £5 at www.designmynight.com/london/pubs/brixton/trinity-arms/trinity-beach-party
Retro NYE Sing-along Party at The Old Brewery, Greenwich
For the ultimate evening of retro pop, join the fun at The Old Brewery for a nostalgic sing-along of all the karaoke favourites. From ABBA to rock classics and power ballads, dress up and show off your best dance moves, with prosecco on arrival, a three-course dinner and fizz at midnight.
Price: From £15, with bookings from 6pm
WHERE TO CELEBRATE IN LONDON: DINING
See in 2022 in style at Ganymede with a special NYE tasting menu
See in the New Year at Ganymede in Belgravia with a spectacular four or five course tasting menu, complete with a glass of Charles Heidsieck Champagne, priced at £62/£75 per person respectively. The four-course menu will be available from 6-8pm for early diners, with reservations for the five-course tasting menu starting at 8pm with the table for the rest of the evening.
Ring in the New Year across The Cinnamon Collection
See in the New Year in style at Vivek Singh’s, The Cinnamon Collection, with perfectly crafted menus that are set to add some spice to your celebrations. Kick things off with a welcome aperitif on arrival before indulging in five-course menus curated by Vivek and his team.
At The Cinnamon Club (£125pp) and Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea (£75pp) this year, there’s a two-piece band playing soulful tunes from 7:30pm with menus packed full of the restaurants’ most popular dishes including tandoori wild Spencer Gulf king prawns; and slow-braised lamb leg with saffron sauce. Over in Covent Garden, Cinnamon Bazaar (£65pp) will be offering a five-course set menu and sharing sides for the table. At Cinnamon Kitchen City (£75pp), sip cocktails under the stars on the all-weather terrace in Devonshire Square before feasting on dishes such as tandoori spiced venison; and pan seared cod with Kerali sauce with DJs and dancing from 9:30pm-1:30am.
Decadent New Year’s Dinner and Bottomless Brunch at Four Seasons Hotel London
The luxury Park Lane hotel’s restaurant, Amaranto, will be offering caviar and truffle menus alongside it’s a la carte along with a live band for a decadent end to 2021. On New Year’s Day, guests can enjoy a three-course bottomless Ruinart N.V Champagne brunch (£125 per person), with a choice of sweet, eggs and savoury dishes such as buckwheat pancakes; omelette Arnold Bennett; and wagyu beef burger with truffle mayonnaise.
Champagne and Sushi at The Rooftop
The Rooftop at the Hippodrome Casino is the perfect spot to countdown in the clouds. With views of the West End skyline, bookings from 9pm will be able to take the celebrations into the small hours, with Lola’s Underground Casino entertainers making a special appearance for midnight. For just £50 per person, enjoy a large sharing sushi and sashimi Ocean Plate from the award-winning Heliot Steak House, plus, a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Cuveé Rosé Champagne. Cheers to that!
Sky-High Dining at Searcys at The Gherkin
For the ultimate dining experience in the city, ring in the New Year at the very top of London’s most iconic skyscraper; The Gherkin. Enjoy a glass of Moët & Chandon Champagne before indulging in a five-course dinner in the Helix restaurant with breathtaking views over London’s skyline, with celebrations continuing into the night as the clock strikes midnight!
Price: £350 per person.