Potion Bar is a small but perfect cocktail bar in London. This bar is one of London's best kept secrets.
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Potion Bar London
28 Maple Street
- +44 20 7580 6474
I'm pretty lenient with bars as I was a bartender, I know how tough it can get. However, when your site says you offer Absinthe, you better have Absinthe. When there are 10 people in the room and it takes you 10 mintues to actually ackowledge me, someone better have died in the back. And when I ask for a simple martini (one that is featured on the papers sitiing on your bar), don't tell me you...more
O thirsty lover of classy bars: smitten by tasty drinks and dispossessed of a thick wallet you are washed ashore next to three university halls of residence. Woe is me! - you cry - does my future truly beckon solely cheap Carling and tequila shots?
Your prayers of being spared such gruesome punishment are answered by the God of Good Times, who shines a bluish light into the end of your tunnel...more
We popped in on a quiet Tuesday night, with less than 10 customers in the whole place. It still took 10 minutes for the bar staff to deign to ask us what we wanted - and when we pointed to one of the special cocktails on offer, he had to phone someone to ask how to make it. At which point we left.more
Potion do a good mix of cocktails and the rather small sized bar seems to be adequate for the size of the bar. except you can imagine on a friday night, elbowing and foot stepping is the common communication. Each floor of this bar is different, with the ground a deliberate attempt to attract corporate clientele in a plush blue and silver effect, the first lead by a spiral staircase is sterile...more
Potion is a vaguely aspirational bar in Fitzrovia. It is about 5 minutes away from Tottenham Court Road and is close to a few university halls of accommodation.
It is quite a small bar, set across two floors with outside seating. The decor is quite modern, just leaning toward stylish rather than tacky. The bar sits across two floors. Both floors have a bar, the ground floor has a glass...more