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Venue Details & Map


129-131 City Road
+44 (0)20 7253 4101
Public transport:
Old Street, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews


4 out of 5 based on 105 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Nightjar

1.0 out of 5 12 June 2015
by Mark T.

Very disappointed with Nightjar. Had heard really great things, but it fell down on several levels:

1: Service was very inattentive and incredibly slow. Waiting 15 minutes for each cocktail order.

2. They charged a £8 weekend cover charge which was not mentioned when we booked the table.

3: It was incredibly cramped in the section that catered for tables for 2.

4: Most importantly, the...more

5.0 out of 5 25 May 2015
by Billy S.

A friend brought us here after midnight on a Saturday. We were skeptical, standing in the short queue at the door with little indication of what was to come. After stepping inside and then down into the basement, it was really cool to step into a different world.

The Jazz and Blues band perform live at this hour and the crowd was really into it. The tables were filled with rather dapper folk,...more

5.0 out of 5 24 May 2015
by Kevin D.

Nice jazz venue bistro venue - performed there once with jazz trio combo -

Comfortable place and good food.more

5.0 out of 5 13 May 2015
by Kristen C.

Fall down the rabbit's hole to this dreamy and fanciful speakeasy cocktail bar in the heart of Shoreditch.

Golden candlelight and cozy dark corners, beam off the glass of old jars and leather books. The surroundings are almost as lush as the drinks to come. This is a comfortable bar where you are seated and doesn't get over crowded yet the atmosphere has a buzz. It also means it is difficult...more

5.0 out of 5 13 April 2015
by Ira P.

Yep, this place deserves its reputation, despite the booking hassle and high prices.

If you like fantastically interesting and well-made cocktails, there is no substitute. Everything we tried here (6 cocktails between my wife and I trying our own and our friends') was perfectly balanced, interestingly flavored, and beautifully presented. The shared Pot and Ketel was a surprisingly good deal...more

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