Their independent site nestled at the base of the Gherkin, is able to host an intimate formal dining experience with its seated capacity of around 30 people; but also accommodates an informal networking reception hosting parties of 60-100+. Floor to ceiling windows allow natural light to fill the space and an open kitchen creates a theatrical and inviting experience for guests.

 Other facilities include a fully equipped bar, marble buffet counter, alfresco dining, and the venue has disabled access/toilet.


Occupying two 1,600 sq. ft. railway arches and East Londons largest covered terrace (4,000 sq. ft.) in Hackney Central - Setting the scene – you can expect a beautiful garden, covered seating areas, booths for private hire, a Funktion One sound system club arch, live music, a 10m indoor Agave bar and a 10m garden bar.

Situated at the heart of Netil House, London Fields, you’ll find a buzzing warehouse style cocktail bar and terrace in Hackney. The terrace is one of the areas best kept secrets with booths available to book looking out onto far reaching views of the capitals skyline.


Their 5 interlinking spaces and 2 large secluded courtyards are available for event hire in our refurbished Victorian warehouse. The combination of exposed brickwork, oak flooring, high vaulted ceilings and abundant daylight make this industrious warehouse space perfect for all event types from product launches through to weddings and celebrations.


John Lewis’ Gardening Society Rooftop on Oxford Street operated by Background Bars, invites you to celebrate music, food and drink at one of London’s largest rooftops. With immersive sound studios each powered by a audio heavyweight and available to book for you and your friends, alongside Fever Tree’s Gin & Tonic garden with a specially-curated drinks menu and exclusive weekly gin masterclasses, live music from Friday – Sunday.



This is the perfect venue for all types of exhibitions, events, launches, pop ups or shoots. Our classic shop front leads to a deceptively large two floor space, with a unique and stylish interior. We are located in the very heart of Soho’s theatre and restaurant district. This is a space that exudes character, and is the perfect backdrop to create a story for your clients or guests.

19 Greek Street is a six floor Victorian townhouse nestled among the sought-after private members’ clubs, hip bars and restaurants, and trendsetting boutiques of Soho in central London. The space offers a flexible layout, which can be hired in full or in part, with a total capacity of 150 standing.The building lends itself brilliantly to pop-ups, product launches and brand presentations, as well as gallery shows for art and design.


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Background Bars are always looking for new venues and opportunities to showcase ourselves, if you would like to work with Background Bars please do get in touch.