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30 March

The best drinks reception venues in London with impressive views

There are a huge number of drinks reception venues in London, but only a handful of them include impressive views to make your event stand out from the crowd.

Our collection of carefully curated reception venues in London includes some of the most impressive venues in the capital. Our London drinks reception venues include many situated high above the streets of London, offering mesmerising views of the capital which are particularly impressive for evening and night time events.

Five impressive drinks reception venues with the best views of the capital

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Located on Level Two of the iconic OXO Tower, OXO2 is a breathtaking contemporary event space offering panoramic views across the River Thames. Two gallery-style rooms can each be used as drinks reception venues. In-house venue managers can assist with hiring your required production equipment for the best possible rates, or you are welcome to bring in your own production company to create your perfect drinks reception venue.

Coq D’Argent

The rooftop garden of Coq D’Argent offers unrivalled views for your drinks reception. Originally designed by Arabella Lennox-Boyd, the rooftop space takes its inspiration from Corbusier’s Fifth Elevation, bold and formal. The interior of the restaurant is sleek and elegant using rich walnut veneer wall panelling, Jura limestone flooring, soft leather chairs and mocha upholstered banquettes.

Building Six

Housed within the iconic O2 building, Building Six is a vast event space suitable for a huge range of different events. The outside space of Building Six is unrivalled and makes a great unusual setting for London drinks receptions. Much more than a simple smoking area, the terrace here can be fully used as an additional al fresco room. The decked space includes a central bar, day bed, palms and lanterns – all accompanied by breathtaking views of the London skyline.

East Wintergarden

The East Wintergarden is a stunning drinks reception venue in the heart of London’s Canary Wharf. This unique space, with views overlooking Jubilee Park and the waterfront promenade, enjoys a light and elegant atmosphere which is perfect for exhibitions, cocktail parties, product launches and drinks receptions.

Alexandra Palace

This historic London venue is known for its fantastic views of the capital. It makes a great setting for summer drinks receptions, where you can make use of the venue’s fantastic outside space. Offering nine interlinking spaces and 10,000 SQM of pillar free space, this Victorian-styled and Grade II listed building can accommodate meetings of 10 up to banquets of 5,000 and conferences of 7,000.

How to find your drinks reception venue

If you’re planning a drinks reception in London the first thing you’ll need is a great drinks reception venue! Our expert venue finding team can take all the work out of looking for reception venues in London, all you’ll need to do is fill in our quick enquiry form with a few details about your event and the venue you’re looking for, and we’ll get back to you with a selection of venues perfectly suited to your event.

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