The Old School Yard is a cocktail bar in London Bridge. It’s the perfect place for: catching up with mates, celebrating Birthdays, drinking cocktails, singing until your throat gets sore and dancing to some funky tunes. Basically an awesome party bar.

Famous for it’s legendary Happy Hour Cocktails, funky music from the 80s and 90s and private karaoke rooms The Old School Yard is the perfect place to unleash your inner child.

We are close to London Bridge station and Borough station (Directions). Easy to get to on Jubilee and Northern Line.

For Karaoke offer please book here 👉

Select “Booking Type”: ” Karaoke OFFER”


Come for a cocktail with friends. It’s free to book a table but valuable piece of mind to know you and your friends have a base for the night.

You need a minimum of 4 people to book a table. If it’s just a couple of you it’s normally possible to find a place to perch…

If you are celebrating and have a large party we normally suggest you book a table as there is no minimum spend for doing so. Some of our tables are fairly large and can sit 15-20 people.

Happy Hour

Tuesday to Saturday

From opening
until 7:00pm

Two Bottles Becks Beer £5

Two Menu Cocktails £10

(Cocktails listed on the drinks menu)


Private Karaoke Room Hire

Sing like no one is listening in our Private Karaoke Rooms

Bring out your inner Whitney or Marvin Gaye. Our State of the Art Karaoke touch screen systems are here for you to enjoy. So warm up those vocal chords and get ready to belt out some classics.

  • Large Karaoke rooms fit approx. 15 people | 2 hours | £200 minimum spend on drinks! NO HIRE FEES! (£250 December)
  • Small Karaoke room fits approx. 6 people | 2 hours | £150 minimum spend on drinks! NO HIRE FEES! (£200 December)

Events and Experiences


30th September 2023

Mixtape Memories: The Ultimate 80s & 90s Party Night!

Dust off your leg warmers, tease that hair, and get ready to party like it’s 1989 at The Old School Yard in London! Our ‘80s and ‘90s theme night is back. Slide into your freshest outfit, because we’re throwing it back with all the hits that make you say, “Oh, I remember this!” 📼

Join us for a night of throwback tunes, epic dance-offs, and cocktails that are, like, totally wicked. 🍸 Big pop hits and anthems from the 80s & 90s. 🎶

Fancy Dress – Oh yes! GO WILD! And hey, if you show up in the best retro getup, you might just win the grand prize – so get those scrunchies and slap bracelets ready!

But wait, there’s more! Our bartenders have mixed up a cool lineup of cocktails that’ll have you saying, “Totally rad, dude!” Sip on a “Funky Fresh Fizz” or groove with a “Nostalgia Negroni” while you challenge your crew to a round of Mario Kart.

You bring the dance moves, we’ll provide the beats and neon lights. Hen parties and big birthday groups all welcome!

From the era that brought us Ghetto Blasters, Parachute pants, The Fresh Prince, Mr T, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Footloose and of course let’s not forget Barbie!

Expect the best music from: Chaka Khan, Kylie, Lionel, Whitney, Kylie, Culture Club, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Bon Jovi, The Human League and lots more!

Karaoke rooms optional. Available to book online:

Doors 5:30pm until 12:30am. Tickets are £5 advanced

Book your spot now, because, trust us, this party is gonna be rad!


28th October 2023

Prepare for a spine-chilling night like no other as we unleash the most electrifying Halloween event of the year! Party with us for a Monstrous Mashup!

Known for supernatural cocktails, spooky hits, spider web spectacular and prizes for best costume! With entry you will get one free cocktail or drink of your choice (a few exceptions apply).  


Expect a Monstrous Mashup of 80s, 90s, 00s, Hip Hop, R&B, Rock and Pop anthems! Our haunted venue will pulsate with heart-thumping beats

Just before you turn into Vampires take advantage of Happy Hour 5pm until 7pm… 2 Cocktails for £10 or 2 bottles of selected beers for £5.

Our expert mixologists have summoned their dark arts to concoct a bewitching array of signature cocktails that will tantalize your taste buds. Sip on chilling potions and indulge in wicked elixirs

DRESS CODE.  Dress to scare the life out of us and you could be in for a prize.
Embrace your inner star and bring iconic legends back from the grave! Pay homage to the unforgettable icons of the past as you transform into the likes of Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson, and beyond. Let the spirits of the legends guide you through an unforgettable night of eerie enchantment!


Join us on 28th October at The Old School Yard and experience the Halloween event that will haunt your dreams! Tickets are limited, so don’t miss your chance to be part of this legendary night. Get ready to dance, dazzle, and embrace the supernatural spirit of Halloween!


Date on request

Corporate Team Building, Birthdays, For any occasion...

During the 2 hour masterclass course you will make 3/4 cocktails. This is a hands-on course taking you through different types of flavours, ingredients and spirits (concentrating on the balancing act of sweet, sour and bitter).

The methodology is designed to give you knowledge of creating hundreds of different types of cocktails at home.

Course starts at 4pm. Minimum of 6 people maximum 15 people.

£50 per head which includes the 2 hour private karaoke session (Food not included but can be purchased separately)

Non-alcoholic option available where guests can make the same cocktails but use non-alcoholic spirits.

(Cocktail classes are not available in December).


Date on request

Cocktail Class & Karaoke

Hen party package designed just for you starting with a 2 hour cocktail making class.

Afterwards sing your heart out for a 2 hour private karaoke session.

Then continue the night away in the party bar! 


Course starts at 4pm. Minimum of 6 people maximum 15 people.

£50 per head which includes the 2 hour private karaoke session (Food not included but can be purchased separately)

Non-alcoholic option available where guests can make the same cocktails but use non-alcoholic spirits.

(Cocktail classes are not available in December).


School themed Cocktail Menu


Our Cocktails are made from fresh ingredients so please order drinks on arrival…


Food is provided by SMOK’D   

Order food using the OrderPay mobile app… QR code available on arrival.

OPEN TIMES: Thursday – Saturday,   5:30pm-9:45pm

Please note: for convenience food is served in boxes.

For large groups food can be pre-ordered:


We only take table and karaoke bookings online using our Live Booking System. For large groups over 40 people or private hire please email us.

Lost Property – If you are unfortunate to lose anything we are here to help. To make it easier please email us with your name, contact number, and a description of what you lost (colour, brand, size). We will aim to get back to you as fast as we can but please also remember we are closed Sunday and Mondays then reopen Tuesday evening.