Foundation is a cool, impressively quirky underground cocktail bar, nestled amongst the side streets of London’s Covent Garden. Foundation is a favourite hangout of in-the-know Londoners on the cutting edge of cool. With two large bars, one dance floor and a cozy restaurant along with its own mini bar – It’s the West Ends worst kept secret.
Foundation is furnished with an eclectic mix of modern art touches, ideal for a special occasion or just a drink after work. Dine in our restaurant to enjoy one of our classic meals with a twist and indulge on a selection of specially concocted cocktails, exclusive to Foundation.
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Venue Details & Map
5 Langley StreetCovent GardenLondonWC2H 9JA
- +44 (0)20 7836 5005
- Public transport:
- Exit Covent Garden Station and turn left on Long Acre, heading towards Leicester Square. Take the first street on the right (Langley Street) and you will find the venue half way down on the right hand side.
- Accessible Bathroom Facilities
- Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
- Accessible Venue Facilities
- Assistance dogs welcome
- Access into the Building
- Flat routes from parking area to entrance
- Full, non-assisted wheelchair access
- Booking Facilities
- Group bookings accepted
- Catering Facilities
- Halal options on menu
- Kosher options on menu
- Nut-free option on menu
- Set price menu
- Theatre menu
- Vegetarian options on menu
- Event Facilities
- In house AV available
- Available for wedding receptions
- Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
- Event facilities
- Payment Facilities
- Credit cards accepted
- Debit cards accepted
Good bar with great happy hour specials. The drinks here are proper cocktails which can be hard to find in London at times. They take time to make sure your drink is hand crafted and not mass produced.
I would highly recommend coming for happy hour to miss the crowds described in other reviews. If you arrive early you can get a bartender to yourself and enjoy some really good drink...more
Had a great night at Foundation. Cocktails are amazing and soooo tasty, dare I say a little too tasty :)
The staff were great and we reserved an area which was perfect for dancing and giggles.more
Hands down one of my favourite cocktail bars. I really love the decor and ambience: quirky with some class. The food is pretty good and they have a huge variety of different drinks to try. It's very reasonably priced for the area and happy hour is 2 for 1 on drinks: any drink, and you don't have to get 2 of the same like at a lot of other bars. I love that some drinks are served in jam jars or...more
Foundation is really well-located in Covent Garden, but slightly hidden down a side street with only one small door leading downstairs to a very spacious bar and restaurant area.
Food is very tasty and I recommend the Vodka spaghetti and meatballs. The cocktail selection is more than adequate and happy hour is amazing with 2 for 1 offers on everything!
I love to go to Foundation on a Sunday...more
I went to Foundation for a friend's Birthday, he'd booked a table and we arrived about 8:30pm. This was January, when the happy hour ran til 9pm - and unsurprisingly getting served was a long and arduous process! When I did finally place an order (I decided to double up to save a return visit) they didn't have the ingredients for either of the cocktails I ordered. So I had to look at a menu...more