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129-131 City Road
+44 (0)20 7253 4101
Public transport:
Old Street, Underground
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Yelp Reviews

4 out of 5 based on 108 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Nightjar

5.0 out of 5 24 August 2015
by Tirthankar D.

When I decided to get on with writing my first review in more than two years, I wanted it to be one of a place I felt strongly about. That implied either a 1 star or a 5 star. But since I am such a positive person, I will start with the good example.

I first heard of Nightjar when I saw that it was ranked 3 in a CNN list of best bars in the world last year. Since it was located pretty close to...more

3.0 out of 5 3 August 2015
by Shahbod S.

Its not as good as you expect to be, something is missing with the cocktails as it looks very exotic and unusual but it doesnt taste as good as it looks - but they do an amazing live jazz performance which is great for a saturday night hang out with friends.more

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 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

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