Best Bars in Camden

A List of the Best Bars in Camden

Camden has long been considered the rock and roll centre of London, with an incredibly diverse subculture of the weird and the wonderful. If you're looking for a night out in bars in Camden with a difference, check out some of the amazing bars below from our list of the very best bars and clubs in Camden. We also happen to visit some of these gems on our Camden Pub Crawl.

Proud Camden

Proud Camden is situated in the heart of Camden Market. What was once a 19th century horse hospital is now a stunning nightclub, featuring live music, cabaret and top chart hits. See the next big up and coming band right here, or enjoy dinner and a show before heading outside to the terrace to enjoy an evening drink. The terrace gets retrofitted several times a year according to different themes.

The Winnicott

Enjoy a craft beer, bottle of wine or zesty cocktail at The Winnicott. The bar's iconic tiled outside is complimented by it's classic come modern interior. It's where locals go for a drink after work and has a great happy hour.

The Cuban

If you're looking for some wild fun in Camden, then the Cuban could be right up your alley. This fun venue is one of London's leading Latin bars, bringing the best of Cuba to London in terms of music, food and drinks. Enjoy delicious tropical cocktails, fantastic Cuban food and a great mix of Cuban, Latin American and current pop hits. It also happens to be our starting venue on our Camden Bar Crawl!

The World's End

The World's End is a sprawling pub, famous for its size and endless variety of beers, wines and spirits. Designed like a huge open marketplace, it's easy to walk through here and feel overwhelmed, but that's all part of its inherent charm. With a mezzanine balcony seating area, you can overlook the crowds below while you sip your drinks. As far as pubs go in London, this one is at the end of the world!


KOKO has long been known as one of the best clubs in Camden, with a fantastic variety of music including all the latest pop hits as well as some mellow blues and classic rock. With fantastic DJ-led nights, you're in for a treat at this venue — just be sure to bring your dancing shoes. This huge club used to be a theatre and is still home to amazing live music performances from the likes of Coldplay, Bruno Mars, Madonna, Amy Winehouse and more.

Electric Ballroom

The Electric Ballroom is one of the top clubs in Camden, a fantastic venue, with three dance floors boasting a wide range of different music, from Indie and Rock to Punk and Metal. Having played host to some very famous bands in the past including The Clash and Red Hot Chilli Peppers, you can rock out here while being a part of history. Tag along to one of the club's special event nights for something a little out of the ordinary.

Blues Kitchen Camden

Blues Kitchen is just one of those pubs in Camden that is effortlessly cool. With incredibly delicious food served up alongside top-notch live music, this Camden favourite really ticks all the boxes. Best of all, it's not ridiculously overpriced, and has a fantastic selection of craft beers. No wonder it's considered one of the best pubs in Camden. With something for everyone, you are guaranteed a great night in any one of these pubs that made it into our list of the best bars Camden. Camden is a huge attraction during the daytime as well as its markets and eccentricities are a big draw. Some of the bars and clubs listed above can be checked out during the day/early evening as a warm up to one of our Pub Crawls. For more info and for tickets head over to our Pub Crawl page.