This new phase saw him galavanting with the stars of the time from Disraeli, to Brunel, Dickens to Nightingale, Tesla and Shaftesbury. Some say she dated Hendrix. Unsurprising as the bar, though a bit dark and dingy, was serving up the best music we've come across for ages 80s, 90s and 00s and the bartender who served us the whole night was amazing. I must admit I only chose the drink for its banterous name I clearly did not learn my lesson hard enough from that disgusting drink at , because I would normally steer well clear of any alcoholic beverage containing eggs in. Open 7 days a week, with various drinks promotions plus a great weekly events line up, makes the adventure bar in Covent Garden a favourite spot for after work drinks and late night parties. As it was, we stayed for our cheap Cocktail Week cocktail and then went upstairs to Dub Jam.
The big draw is the atmosphere, with classic tunes spanning six decades, and the friendliest service in any Covent Garden Bar by dedicated professional bartenders who will stop at nothing to ensure you have a great time, every time. It was a Saturday and most tables were reserved. As it is whole venue hire a larger minimum spend is to be expected depending on the day of the week. Gloria always threw the wildest parties. When she ran out of dosh she moved into the basement.
When we finally got one we didn't leave it the whole night as it got absolutely packed. And the fun everyone was having was quite infectious and everyone seemed pretty friendly, especially the bar staff. But it tasted alright, and the decent quantities of alcohol meant that the eggy flavour was largely masked. I work in the area and myself and some work friends decided to try Adventure for the first time. I nearly lost my cocktail as the table sloped and it slipped off the edge, thankfully we managed to catch it just in time.
Their version of espresso Martini is definitely worth recommending! Bring your dancing shoes and an open mind. JosÃ©phine De Beauharnais, one of history's most famous lovers, started as a nobody but with sass, hustle and a little bit of luck, she became the Empress of the French. The menu definitely didn't let us down either - so many options, from classics with a twist delicious pineapple Negroni to other imaginative creations, it offers something for everyone. She still throws the best parties. Please check prices with the restaurant before visiting or ordering.
The ingredients of the 50 Shades of Earl Grey were: Grey Goose vodka, Bombay Sapphire gin, Earl Grey-infused sugar syrup, fresh lemon juice and egg white. Partying like it's 1899 seven days a week, the focus is on memorable times with great drinks in an outrageous space. The atmosphere was really great and we were welcomed as soon as we walked through the door. She had the best legs in Soho. The house brew on offer is Yorkshire Beer, which has been made exclusively for the restaurant by the Copper Dragon brewery and a must-try. More like Grounds To Get In My Goddamn Mouth! With little to his name but his skills of cunning and a questionable reputation he battled for survival from one day to the next until his erratic behaviours landed him a date with the gallows.
Its the ideal spot for booking a birthday or celebration in the West End as it has a great party atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing cocktails. As that wasn't an option, I had to use this on a weekday, which is a shame, because with the levels of drunk I was, I would have preferred to have been so merry at the weekend and then go out dancing afterwards! The ingedients of Bacardi Carta Oro, Bacardi Carta Negra, triple sec, fresh lemon juice, mango, passion fruit, pineapple juice and overproof rum complement each other a treat. But I must admit there was something about the place that was likeable and had I been more inebriated I could easily have become one of those drunk people dancing about. We walked down the stairs and were instantly impressed by how cool this place is! The Flaming Zombie, which looks rather different to the one I had in , did deliver on the 'flaming' part of the bargain, with a passion fruit at the top of the drink being on fire, which is a gimmick I never tire of. ByeFelicia The Groupon deal was straightforward to use, and the lady who served me was an absolute doll, explaining that with it, I could open a tab, and thus didn't have to order all six cocktails at once.
She bought an old Chinese restaurant in Covent Garden. I'll say this about Adventure Bar: they definitely don't short-change Groupon holders in terms of quantity of alcohol! If you're looking to reserve your own space, at Adventure Bar, Covent Garden then look no further. When she ran out of dosh she moved into the basement. Flat Iron is nestled between popular bars, including All Bar One and Adventure Bar so why not grab a drink before wandering along to the restaurant? This is an underground bar with an intimate feel. They offer a good selection of cocktails and they seem quite potent, all are on offer for the happy hour deal.
Menu including prices for Adventure Bar may have changed since the last time the website was updated. As for a Grounds For Divorce? Bring your dancing shoes and an open mind. Food ranges from burgers and skewers to sharing platters while the cocktail menu features all the classic favourites. It was hard to get a table on a Tuesday evening — clearly Blame Gloria has already earned a loyal following — but the bar itself felt a little over the top. Also, the cocktails are both delicious and varied and there are daily happy hours from 4-7pm with 2 for 1 on menu cocktails and Peroni Rossa making Blame Gloria perfect for some after work drinks.
I can't believe we haven't been down before. Evenings that start with casual after work drinks and eats, are known to often descend into dancing on tables. Join JosÃ©phine's girl gang for cocktails in Waterloo. This was exactly the kind of place I would normally avoid: lots of drunk people dancing to mainstream music. Obviously having excellent company always helps, but even the drearest of friendships groups couldn't have helped but be perked up by the vibe in here. When people asked her to cook she refused. Expect to end the night dancing and singing along to anything from The Beatles to Lady Gaga.