We are open Wednesdays 6pm - 11pm, Thursdays noon-11pm, Fridays & Saturdays noon-12am & Sundays noon-6pm. Come down for a drink, a doodle & some delicious food. 

The Doodle Bar is a bar and events space where people have the freedom to enjoy a good scribble, play a game of ping pong, peruse the market and enjoy some street food. 

  • Five Minutes of Your Time

    Artists from the Royal College of Art MA Performance Pathway present an evening of live works, with each artist creating a performance lasting 5 minutes: working alongside, intervening with and in collaboration with one another. By exploring the common theme of time - how it is spent, stretched and distorted  - the artists will present work within the same space, but each with a unique line of enquiry.

    7 - 9pm. Free entry.

  • Doodle Jam

    Presenting DOODLE JAM! In collaboration with the Association of Illustrators, a  night of music, doodling and cocktails. There will be live music from Imperial Daze, and delicious Doodle Burgers.

    Get your free ticket here. Come down to draw, drink and dance!

  • Another Vibe: Under the Bridge

    Join us for a night of live music and spoken word, presented by Another Vibe. A new live experience aiming to build a network between musicians, artists and creative thinkers ending with an Open Jam session.

    Click here for more info.

  • Batik workshop

    Explore the art of Batik - an ancient textile technique where hot wax is applied to fabric using a tool called a tjanting. Coloured dyes are then painted onto the fabric and the lines of wax resist the colour, creating striking designs. Artist Rhian Sutcliffe will guide you through the process explaining ancient and contemporary techniques. 

  • Viaje a Las Alturas Exhibition

    Argentinan photographer Ceci Babilani invites you to participate in her exhibition Viaje a Las Alturas - which she translates as Traveling Through Northern Altitudes. Whilst visiting the northern states of Argentina she decided to only take a photo when something made her feel an emotion. She will invite you to share your own emotional response to her beautiful images by writing your feelings on a post it note and pinning it to her photo board. Exhibition will run until Sunday 23rd April. Free entry. More info here.

  • Screenprinting Workshop

    Learn to screen print with creative arts teacher Nicole Line. In this hands on class you will be shown practical ways to implement your ideas by exploring the building of colour onto sample prints and pushing boundaries within your designs. The workshop is aimed at beginners through to experienced printers. Nicole will guide you through each process, resulting in a final print onto a bag and items of clothing. 

  • TEKTRIP VR Night

    In a Doodle Bar first, play and doodle in Virtual Reality! Create amazing 3D digital sculptures using Google's TiltBrush or blast robots in Space Pirate Trainer. Friends can watch on the big screen and marvel at your creations or cheer you on as you compete for the highest score. Free entry. TiltBrush: £10 per 10 mins Space Pirate Trainer; £5 per attempt.

  • The Body Physical: Life Drawing

    London Drawing & the Life Drawing Gymnasia present: The Body Physical - a very special drawing event set against the dark and dramatic tunnels behind the bar. Expect some very physical, powerful poses from the Gymnasia in an evening of high drama and highly charged life drawing. The Drawing Theatre is supported by Cowling & Wilcox. 7-9.30pm £25 All basic materials included. 

  • Metallic Printing Workshop

    Come and learn metallic foiling in this fun and friendly workshop run by Nicole Line. She will provide the heat press which heats up to 140 degrees. Transform fabric and paper items by transferring metallic foil unto them with the heat press. Book your place here.

  • Wood Engraving Workshop

    Learn to engrave wood blocks and create beautiful prints with them, with creative arts teacher Nicole Line. Materials will be provided. Click here for tickets and more info. 

  • 29
    Mar '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Five Minutes of Your Time

  • 5
    Apr '17 - Wed 6.00pm

    Doodle Jam

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  • 12
    Apr '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Another Vibe: Under the Bridge

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  • 19
    Apr '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Batik workshop

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  • 20
    Apr '17 - Thu 7.00pm

    Viaje a Las Alturas Exhibition

  • 26
    Apr '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Screenprinting Workshop

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  • 3
    May '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    TEKTRIP VR Night

  • 11
    May '17 - Thu 7.00pm

    The Body Physical: Life Drawing

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  • 17
    May '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Metallic Printing Workshop

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  • 14
    Jun '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Wood Engraving Workshop

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  • 16
    Aug '17 - Wed 7.00pm

    Gelli Printing Workshop

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Come and EAT, drink and doodle!

The Doodle Bar available for professional hire on weekdays.

Please contact or call 0207 403 3222.

Table reservations are processed via email, please contact

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60 Druid Street


0207 403 3222

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OPEN Thurs 12:00-23:00, Fri & Sat 12:00-00:00, Sun 12:00-18:00