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The Foundation Bar

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Fantastic staff

Me and a group of female friends went to Foundation Bar on a Saturday night out. During the night a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Luke W
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London, England, United Kingdom
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EXCELLENT

Came here a few weeks ago and was the best night out in ages, I am due to come back in 2 weeks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
paige s
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5 Langley Street, London WC2H 9JA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I organised a booth and drinks package here for my boyfriends birthday. Arrived at the bar and were kept waiting for 15 minutes while someone was found who knew where our booth was. We were brought half of the package we had ordered and when...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and a group of female friends went to Foundation Bar on a Saturday night out. During the night a random guy grabbed my friend inappropriately without her consent. We alerted a member of staff to what had happened and he immediately escalated it to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here a few weeks ago and was the best night out in ages, I am due to come back in 2 weeks, can't wait!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a group of girls after a training course, got there in happy hour and had a fab night. The music and atmosphere was on point (quite an upbeat, party vibe) and the half price cocktails from 5-8 was a bonus. Would definitely...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good music, good selection of cocktails and very friendly bar team! Will be coming back with more friends hopefully for my birthday!

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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I had organised an event for a large group a few months in advance and asked for VIP entry, which I got confirmation for. Because of the good customer service, I felt confident enough to book a table, they answered all my questions patiently and...More

1  Thank LittleForestOwl
FoundationManagement, Event Sales Executive at The Foundation Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hi LittleForestOwl Thank you for your review - we're glad you had a great time! I will be sure to pass your feedback on to the team :) Please let me know when you would like to come down again and we will book you...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

If you want a place that has chilled and friendly vibes, this is the perfect place. The staff especially the bartender Alecks really made the experience even better due to the welcoming and friendly vibe he gave. My friends and I loved it and will...More

1  Thank zoe I
FoundationManagement, Event Sales Executive at The Foundation Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Hi Zoe l Thank you for your review - we're glad you had a great time! I will be sure to pass your feedback on to the team and Aleks in particular :) Please let me know when you would like to come down again...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I regularly visited foundation however I now won’t be returning again. The organisation was appalling. I booked a table for my birthday for nine people - I was given a table with 2 seats, for my deposit I was offered a complimentary cocktail and told...More

1  Thank DLTT2015
FoundationManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Foundation Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi DLTT2015, We're sorry that your experience with us was below standard and we would like to rectify this. Please drop us an email on info@foundation-bar.co.uk and hopefully we can come to a resolution. Thanks, Foundation Team

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Visited foundation bar with a few friends during happy hour. Pizzas were £3 and good quality and size. Wine and cocktails were all half price. It was great value for money. Staff were friendly and helpful. We had not booked a table but we were...More

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FoundationManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Foundation Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Baw02, Thanks for a great review and we're glad you had a great time! We always recommend booking and its real easy - just drop us a call! Look forward to seeing you again soon! Thanks - Foundation Team

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Foundation bar with my friends last Friday...such a great experience! First of all, the security guys were very polite and friendly. Immediately it gives a really good impression of the atmosphere. Same from the staff inside. The bartenders are making great cocktails,...More

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FoundationManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Foundation Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Ludovic7513, Thanks a for great review! We look forward to having you down again soon :-)! Just drop us an email to info@foundation-bar.co.uk and we can get you booked in. Thanks - Foundation Team x

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laura_benham
15 March 2018|
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Response from FoundationManagement | Property representative |
Hi Laura, Yes, we have two rooms - The Forum plays Old School R'n'B and The Club which plays Commercial House. If you would like to book a space, please give us a call on 0207 836 5005. Thanks Foundation Team
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Pauleasttravelbow
15 February 2018|
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Response from FoundationManagement | Property representative |
Dress code is smart/casual, pretty much anything apart from sportswear.
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HappyGuyInLondon
19 August 2016|
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Response from FoundationManagement | Property representative |
Hi, Free entry on Fridays up until November. Would you like to book an area at all?
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