Things to do in London Tonight
Cancelled plans at the last minute? Or, just not sure how to spend your evening? Lucky for you, London is a city that never sleeps, so there is always something going on. So, if you’re wondering what to do in London tonight, look no further!
Head to the theatre, admire the sunset or enjoy a delicious evening meal. If you want to experience the city as it lights up, why not take our night bus tour of London and hop on and off as many times as you like to see London’s landmarks at night.
London Restaurants and Bars to Visit Tonight
There is nothing better to do in London tonight than heading out for a delicious meal or a few drinks. Check out these great bars and restaurants in central London and hit the town this evening.
Mr Fogg’s Residence
With classic Victorian decor and a theme of world travelling throughout the bar, Mr Fogg’s Residence is the perfect place to go in London tonight. Hidden away in Mayfair, this stylish bar has a unique cocktail menu which celebrates drinks, flavours and adventures from around the world.
Bob Bob Ricard
Sit in a glamorous booth with your own button to ‘press for champagne’ in this unique restaurant bar in Soho. Celebrating Russian-British food, Bob Bob Ricard is an eclectic mix of the fun and fancy offering a touch of sparkle to your night in London.
Open 7 days a week, and well known as the ‘show after the show’, Sarastro is a theatre lover’s dream. With extravagant decor and live performances throughout the week, if you’re looking for things to do in London tonight, this is a great place to enjoy food and entertainment on selected evenings.
As the highest public garden in central London, Sky Garden offers magnificent views of the city. Walking distance from both St Paul’s Cathedral and the Tower of London, you can grab a drink in the bar or reserve a table at the Sky Garden restaurant. If you plan in advance, you can book a time slot to visit the garden for free.
Live Events in London Tonight
Looking for shows in London tonight? From comedy and theatre to music festivals and jazz, there is a variety of entertainment buzzing through central London every night.
Comedy Shows in London Tonight
From local comedians to national favourites, you’ll find a great venue for stand up comedy in London tonight. Try the Top Secret Comedy Club on Drury Lane, Angel Comedy in Islington and Soho or the Comedy Store in Piccadilly Circus. You can’t go wrong with comedy nights in London.
London Theatre Tonight
Thinking about heading to the theatre in London tonight? With several performances every single day, choose from long-running productions like The Woman in Black and Wicked or new fan favourites like Hamilton and Come From Away. Sunday is the only day that most shows have a night off, but you might be able to get last minute tickets for a matinee.
Jazz Bars in London Tonight
The jazz scene is smoking in Soho and if you want live jazz music in London tonight, Ronnie Scotts is one of the most famous jazz clubs in London. You can also check out The Blues Kitchen in Camden, Shoreditch and Brixton or The Wellesley hotel at Hyde Park Corner where Amy Winehouse and Jamie Cullum regularly performed.
There is always something happening on the music scene, which is great news if you’re looking for concerts in London tonight. From arena tours in Wembley to summer music festivals and local music venues such as the O2 Academy Brixton, the dance floors are ready and waiting for you every night.
Other Things to do in London Tonight
From evening strolls and sightseeing to bowling and singing, there’s always something going on in London. Find classic entertainment in London tonight and plan your evening.
Free Things to do in London Tonight
If you’re looking for free things to do in London tonight, why not head to one of the city’s beautiful parks? Take a stroll in the evening, or if it’s a clear night, head to Primrose Hill in Regents Park or Parliament Hill in Hampstead Heath and watch the sunset over the city.
Karaoke Clubs in London Tonight
You can’t go wrong with a good old fashioned sing song. If you can’t find any London events that take your fancy tonight, why not head to a karaoke bar and sing the night away? Karaoke Box offer songs in multiple languages and Firecracker combines karaoke with cocktails, so get your friends together and belt out your favourite tunes.
Night Bus Tour
Can’t decide what to do in London tonight? You can never go wrong with a spot of sightseeing. Join us on our Night Bus Tour of London which runs throughout the year or hop-on to our hilarious Drag Comedy Tour or relaxing London Bar Bus. See London's sights by night on selected evenings throughout the summer with The Original Tour.
Do you need something to do in London tonight that’s fun for all ages? It’s time to hit the lanes, get your fancy footwear on and bowl the night away. All Star Lanes have venues in east and west London or, you can head to Hollywood Bowl in north London. Put your bowling skills to the test and enjoy food and drink whilst battling it out with friends and family.
Cinema in London Tonight
Wondering what’s on in London tonight? There may not be an event for you to attend at the last minute, but there is always the cinema. Check out these great cinemas in London, from mainstream giants to local independent venues with ticket prices starting from £11.50.
With deluxe armchairs and sofas, the home comforts are brought to you so you can sit back, relax and enjoy your film. With two screens, a private upper lounge and food and drinks served to your cinema seat, Everyman Hampstead combines classic cinema with modern luxury.
The Phoenix Cinema
As one of the oldest cinemas in London, the art deco design of The Phoenix Cinema has a classic theatrical appeal. With just one screen and an independent cafe, there is a real community feel to The Phoenix.
Love supporting independent businesses? Head to the Lexi Cinema in Kensal Rise, a cosy community theatre with just one screen. With a bar and gallery, this boutique cinema is a quirky little gem and all profits go to charity.
Along the popular Portobello Road in Notting Hill, you’ll find one of the oldest and loveliest cinemas in the UK. With six velvet double beds on the front row and comfortable armchairs, the Electric Cinema is classy, quirky and screens all of the latest releases.
Home of the UK premieres of new Blockbuster films, you can’t go wrong with Odeon Luxe. Right in the heart of Leicester Square, the Odeon Luxe now has luxury reclining seats in each of the five screens and you will always find the newest releases are showing.
No matter when you’re visiting London, there is something to do every night of the week. The capital city never sleeps and the atmosphere becomes even more vibrant at night. Hop on to our night bus tour to see the city light up or, if you’d prefer to sightsee in the day time, check out our other bus tours of London and see the city at your own pace.