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
My colleague says that this is one of his favourite bars in London, so we came here for a drink after dinner in Mayfair. It's very dark, almost like a speakeasy type of feel, but luckily we didn't have a problem getting a table on a weeknight (and it comes with lovely nuts and green olives). We ordered at the bar and then they brought our drinks to the table. Their twist on a margarita is...more
I'm not generally one for mixed drinks (or alcohol for that matter), but this bar - both for the drinks, and for the experience - completely blew my mind.
Agostino and Rusty are award-winning mixologists, and we had the pleasure of meeting both of them, though Agostino took care of us throughout the evening. He met us briefly, and without speaking for more than a couple minutes, returned with...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
After watching Málaga fall to Valencia at a pedestrian pub nearby, I was put in charge of our next destination. Mind you, it was past 23:00 so the pickings were slim, but the Coburg at the Connaught Hotel called out to me and so we set off on foot in that direction.
The low-key, piano bar surroundings suited me fine but my convoy was reticent. Sensing this, we were directed to the bar in the...more