On Rum Day, we look at all the best places you can enjoy a rum cocktail in some of our favourite parts of London!
One of the West End’s most best bars, this tropical themed establishment is one of the most well-known bars in London. Frequented by many famous individuals including Prince Harry, Beyoncé, and Brad Pitt; they make a variety of rum-based cocktails served in coconut, boat, and shell shaped cups.
Based in Camden, this famous cocktail bar boasts the most extensive rum menu in London with over 300 varieties to try. The experienced and well-trained staff can help you navigate the extensive menu with drinks just £5 during happy hour. There are also steel drums and carnival dancers during certain special events so this famous bar is certainly a fun evening out to experience!
Just off world famous Carnaby Street is Kingly Court which features a variety of restaurants and bars. One well-known establishment located in this courtyard is Rum Kitchen. Serving up hearty Caribbean Food and a large selection of different kinds of rum, this restaurant/bar which also has branches in Notting Hill and Brixton is one of London’s greatest gems.
Marylebone based Burlock is a cavernous bar with many varieties of rum available. Famous for their never ending happy hours, this establishment offers a variety of deals throughout the evening, ensuring that there is always a reduced-price drink available. It is also well known for its unique Caribbean bar snacks and grand-house veranda.
The brainchild of Ryan Chetiyawardana, who was voted World’s Best Bartender 2015, this establishment has won almost every accolade there is to win. From World’s Best Cocktail Menu, to Best Bar Team in London, Dandelyan has won it all and with their innovative range of rum-based cocktails it is not hard to see why. Putting modern twists on old classics, their innovative menu serves delightful drinks for every kind of rum aficionado.
Located in the Langham Hotel, this bar has won a number of national and international awards for its innovative cocktails. With over 50 varieties of rum to choose from, The Artesian is the perfect place to wind down and enjoy a drink with friends and their innovative and creative cocktails are renowned the world over.