Located in the landmark Blue Fin Building on Southwark Street, just behind the Tate Modern & in the heart of London’s Bankside, The Refinery comprises a destination bar & open-plan restaurant that exudes industrial sophistication. In keeping with fast-paced London life, The Refinery is open from 9am on weekdays and 10am on weekends until late & is designed to be an all-day & evening venue which adapts to your mood – whether it’s a business brunch, social drinks, a late-night supper with friends or a private party.
Floor to ceiling glass walls invite guests in & a host of flexible areas & eclectic styles suit any occasion. The buzz & culinary theatre of the open plan kitchen can be enjoyed from the comfort of the restaurant while the luxury of space allows diners to enjoy quieter corners for business lunches or corporate meetings. Hosting up to 550 guests, The Refinery has been cleverly designed with areas including a mezzanine level, classic dining & refectory style tables & curtained circular booths alongside high drinking tables & bar stools. For smaller groups, enjoy a meeting or catch-up on the soft, tan leather chairs & tables within olive green & jet black retro lighting. A wine wall provides a striking design element above the bar.
The Refinery’s spacious interior allows a host of private events, launches & parties to be catered for from small groups to full venue hire for up to 550 guests (or 236 seated). The private dining area perched on the mezzanine level allows up to 12 guests to dine in exclusive style while looking down on the bustling bar below. A stunning al fresco terrace provides a further 120 covers in warmer months whilst music & drinks flow until 1am on Thursday & Friday nights.Packages
Ever wanted to learn how to make a mean martini to dazzle drinkers at home? The Refinery’s mixologists will shake their stuff & get you to shake yours whilst learning how to mix & muddle a selection of tempting tipples – & you’ll get to drink them afterwards, naturally! Hire of the mixology table starts From £25 per person for one hour. Bookings are between five to ten guests.
Mezzanine Level A private mezzanine level allows up to 12 guests to dine in exclusive style whilst overlooking the buzz of the main restaurant below. Every event is unique which is why The Refinery give you the option to create your own bespoke drink & canapé packages. Or if you have trouble deciding, choose from one of the venue'es favourite recommended packages- available on request.