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Nightjar, London

Enigma absinthe range on bar top

Nightjar opened its doors in 2010 and it was not long before it started garnering awards and by 2015 it was featuring in the top 3 of the World’s 50 Best Bars awards. Nightjar is a speakeasy par excellence, with soft lighting and delicious cocktails that are genuine works of art (the cocktails are illustrated on a pack of playing cards which patrons receive as a gift on departure)

Absinthe bar

Address: 129 City Rd, London EC1V 1JB

Hours: Open today · 6pm–3am

Reservations: 020 7253 4101

Nightjar absinthe bar

Nightjar is located close to Old Street and just off of Silicon roundabout. Admission is by reservation only and advance booking is essential especially at weekends.

Cocktails at Nightjar are truly a work of art, don’t forget to collect your complementary deck of cocktail recipe cards before you leave!

absinthe collection

Patrons can choose from a tasting menu featuring an extensive collection of premium traditionally distilled absinthes from France and Switzerland

Absinthe fountain, glasses and spoons, Nightjar

For those seeking an authentic absinthe experience, the bar staff will bring an absinthe fountain to your table to enable you to louche your own absinthe.