Set in the Connaught, The Connaught Bar has become an institution to many drinkers. A dress code applies - jacket and tie (for the men) and smart evening wear (for the ladies). The Connaught Bar is more commonly refered to as the American Bar.
Venue Details & Map
The Connaught Bar
16 Carlos PlaceMayfairLondonW1K 2AL
- +44 (0)20 7314 3419
- Public transport:
- Bond Street, Underground
We went for casual drinks after work after hearing about all the hype. And largely, it met my expectations.
I ordered two drinks (Pearendipity, Bentley No.2), and I liked both. They were an appropriate balance of something classic with a pinch of novelty particular to the bar's secret recipe.
Ambience was very posh but also surprisingly intimate. Based on publicised pictures, I had thought...more
Yet another lovely venue in London. Had drinks at the Coburg Bar and loved the rich, warm decor. A perfect place to grab a drink when it's brisk outside. The clientele is professional so you can enjoy drinks in a nice setting... it has strong energy but everyone is well mannered. Had the Blood and Sand which was very nice... but be prepared to throw down some serious $$ for a good cocktail.more
After an amazing Yelp party at the Grosvenor Hotel, I wanted to take my ladies out to one of the swankiest bars that i remember from when i came to visit london in 2007 on holiday. Two streets down was this amazing, swanky bar.
The lights are dim, and immediately we were greeted with a nice area to sit, a mini mango-champagne cocktail, and a nut mixture/olives. We ordered a bottle of...more
Totally a cop out, but the Grasshopper here was amazeballs. None of that cheap liquor neon green crap you get at your local frat party.
Drinks are expensive (~15) but it was a very lovely place with complimentary nuts and olives, and a swanky crowd. We walked in on a Saturday, and was easily given a table without reservations.more
Connaught Bar very much worth the visit. I remember making the trek there after a whole day of walking in semi high heels and by the time I got to Connaught Bar and plopped myself onto the bar stool, I didn't want to leave. We first heard about this place when leafing through our monthly subscription of Food and Wine Magazine. Listed as one of the 10 Best Bars in the world, we knew this place...more