Best Bars in Leicester Square

A List of the Best Bars in Leicester Square

Leicester Square is synonymous with London, one of the city's most famous districts and best known for it's fantastic drinking and dining locations. We've rounded up some of our favourite venues in this bustling region so you can enjoy some of the best bars in Leicester Square for a spectacular night out.


Scarlet's on Upper St Martin's Lane is just a minute from the Leicester Square Underground Station exits and is a sassy restaurant, bar and nightclub with excellent Happy Hour deals. They're open as early as brunch and as late as 3am so that's versatility for you right there. The downstairs club heaves on the weekends and really gets the pulse going. It also just happens to be one of our favourites on our London Pub Crawl.

Storm Nightclub

Storm Nightclub is the number one place to be in London if you're a fan of urban music. As one of the best clubs in Leicester Square, you can count on all your urban favourites such as Bashment, Dancehall, Hip Hop, R'n'B, UK funky and Old School garage. Where else could you be guaranteed such an amazing mash-up? Leicester Square clubs know how to show you a good time. Best of all, this cool music is accompanied by fantastic drinks that are well priced. If you love urban music, why would you bother going anywhere else?

99 Club Leicester Square

For those seeking the best bars in Leicester Square with a difference, then the 99 Club is the place to be. Bringing together top entertainment from some of London's finest comedians, you can enjoy a fantastic night out in Leicester Square clubs after enjoying the comedy stylings of the latest talent on offer. The club has won the Best London Comedy Club at the Chortle Awards for many years in a row, and if you want to combine your love of comedy with a great night out on the town, then you'll be pleased to note that entry to the comedy club includes entry into the Storm Nightclub too. You've got nothing to lose!

The Moon Under Water

Looking for a simple drink in the heart of Leicester Square? It may seem unlikely, but The Moon Under Water is to the rescue. A lively pub, it serves a wide range of beers, wines and British cuisine, and you can even sit outside and people watch right on the square itself. Part of the Wetherspoon's chain, you are guaranteed an inexpensive drink in a fantastic location to start off your night out in Leicester Square. So there you have it, our top picks for the best bars in Leicester Square. No matter which one you choose, you're sure to have a fabulous night out in one of London's best-loved clubbing hotspots. We've written about the other fantastic bars and clubs on Leicester Square in our post about the Best Bars in London.