The Barbican is a vibrant area with so much to offer, both on its doorstep and in the surrounding City.

The Jugged Hare Pub & Restaurant is a gastropub with a reputation for great Sunday roasts and traditional British game dishes.

Club Gascon is a Michelin starred restaurant just a short walk from the Barbican.

Bird of Smithfield is a five storey Georgian townhouse and includes two bars, a classically styled dining room, award-winning private dining room and a stunning summer roof terrace with views over the iconic Smithfield Market.

Piano Smithfield is a low-lit cocktail and champagne bar with banquettes, featuring live piano playing. There are live performers as well as guest jazz evenings.

Le Café Du Marche on Charterhouse Square has live music every evening.

The Counting House Pub is an impressive former banking hall, with a great glass-domed ceiling, sweeping staircase and an island bar.

Dion Bar at St Paul’s has live music every Wednesday, which can be enjoyed whilst sitting outside the bar gazing up at the amazing architecture and gardens of the church.