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New Bloomsbury Set

#275 of 1,359 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Intimate and Chic

You can easily walk past this superb little space and not know that it was there; it’s what lends... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SheldonKGoodman
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beyond my expectations!

Visited on Sunday evening to a warm friendly greeting, lovely decor & atmosphere, my “sherbert... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
christinecattle
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Intimate and Chic ”
Nov 28, 2018
“Beyond my expectations!”
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Cosy cocktail bar in the heart of Bloomsbury open from 5pm daily. Hidden away you can find your favourite new cocktails. Hosting event nights frequently as well as being a great spot for parties, reserve your space today.
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Basement, 76 Marchmont Street, WC1N 1AG, London WC1N 1AG, England
Bloomsbury
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can easily walk past this superb little space and not know that it was there; it’s what lends itself to being a really nice alternative to the packed bars of Soho. Tucked behind the Brunswick Square development and a stones throw from ‘Gay’s the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Visited on Sunday evening to a warm friendly greeting, lovely decor & atmosphere, my “sherbert blast” made by Tom with hand crafted syrup was sensational! Can’t wait to go back!

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank christinecattle
Reviewed November 8, 2018

I love this place. New Bloomsbury Set has such an amazing atmosphere, and is the perfect place to wile an evening away. Of course the drinks are pricey, but cocktails are made in front of you, and they have a plentiful selection of spirits. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank flyingfish93
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Met some friends for early evening drinks at this lovely basement bar. I had two excellent cocktails in their Happy Hour. The staff were friendly and the bar welcoming. Will definitely be back.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Some delightful touches to this basement bar eg. the design of the tables and chairs. Additional assets are the friendly staff and reasonably priced drinks. All much appreciated! For my tastes NBS would be raised to an even more distinctive level if the music was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Itaewon-dong
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my partner for a birthday party. Small but cosy venue, drinks were really nice especially the cocktails which were 2 for £10 during 6pm to 8pm happy hour on a Saturday. Only downside were the really small toilets, very personal and can...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank petef206
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a sophisticated, but friendly, gay bar doing great cocktails. The raspberry martinis were so good that I drank three of them. You have a choice between sitting at a regular table, or sitting in one of their "caves", which deal with their further...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Heather4567
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

I visited for the first time on 21/09/17. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The drinks are reasonable and the atmosphere is lovely. I also loved their music choice. I definitely recommend the New Bloomsbury Set and I'll be coming back again soon.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Londoner863
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Friendly and cosy bar. Excellent bar tender who provided a gin and tonics from a huge selection of gins.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Canap
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Whenever I'm in Bloomsbury, I stop by New Bloomsbury Set. Reasonable prices, good selection and very friendly (clients + staff). Give it a try! :)

Date of experience: May 2017
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Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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KojiKam
November 14, 2017|
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Response from Owner_NBS | Property representative |
Hi KojiKam, We sell crisp, nut and snack products at the bar. Depending on availability we can also supply Nacho's with melted cheese and salsa. Many Thanks NBS
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