The Doodle Bar is a bar and events space in Battersea where people have the freedom to enjoy a good scribble, play a game of ping pong and enjoy some street food on our outside 'beach' area. The bar is set against the backdrop of TESTBED1 - a dramatic and versatile arts and events space for creative innovation, ideas and experimentation. 

  • Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

    New for 2015 - Doodle's Dockside Diner! A series of ticketed summer lunches offering experiential dining on our stunning outside terrace, The Beach. With musicians and doodlers adding more to the entertainment, this is more than your average lunch out. Saturday 1st August will see Crayfish Bob bring the full Louisiana experience with his authentic crayfish boil. Feast on succulent crayfish, revel in superb Cajun and Americana music, and get stuck into the UK's only official Nascraw Crayfish Racing Event. £33pp - tickets and menu available through Grub Club here

  • Burlesque Life Drawing

    Fashion drawing teacher Sue Dray returns to Doodle on the first Monday of every month with her life drawing class. Each session will have a different theme and the cocktails will be flowing! 7pm for 8pm start. £12 on the door (£10 for students). Drawing materials provided for a donation

  • Spanish Film Night: Even the Rain

    Every first Tuesday of the month Battersea Spanish and Doodle Bar welcome you to enjoy a Spanish language film! Movies will be subtitled in English and we promise you an exciting variety of topics and countries. Come join us for a drink, a doodle and Spanish/Bolivian film 'Even the Rain' directed by Iciar Bolain. £2 entry - either book in advance to guarantee a place or pay on the door on the night and it will be first-come first-served! Chilean street food from Rica Rica.

  • Closed for a Private Party

    Sorry we are closed for a private party tonight

  • Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

    New for 2015 - Doodle's Dockside Diner! A series of ticketed summer lunches offering experiential dining on our stunning outside terrace, The Beach. With musicians and doodlers adding more to the entertainment, this is more than your average lunch out. Saturday 15th August will see Crayfish Bob bring the full Louisiana experience with his authentic crayfish boil. Feast on succulent crayfish, revel in superb Cajun and Americana music, and get stuck into the UK's only official Nascraw Crayfish Racing Event. £33pp - tickets and menu available through Grub Club here

  • Tie-dyeing workshop

    Using dylon dyes we will be transforming your clothing into colourful pieces to wear for the rest of the summer! Drawing with dyes onto cloth and dipping into buckets of dye creating unusual and wacky patterns by tying, folding, pleating and scrunching the cloth. This workshop is aimed at beginners to experienced Tie Dyers! Nicole will guide you through each process resulting in a selection of interesting designs. £15pp for 2 hour workshop. For full details visit the Doodle Blog.

  • Vivienne Westwood Film Night: The Canterbury Tales

    Vivienne Westwood will be hosting a screening of The Canterbury Tales directed by Pier Paolo Pasoini, in the Doodle Bar. Free entry

  • Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

    New for 2015 - Doodle's Dockside Diner! A series of ticketed summer lunches offering experiential dining on our stunning outside terrace, The Beach. With musicians and doodlers adding more to the entertainment, this is more than your average lunch out. Saturday 29th August will see Crayfish Bob bring the full Louisiana experience with his authentic crayfish boil. Feast on succulent crayfish, revel in superb Cajun and Americana music, and get stuck into the UK's only official Nascraw Crayfish Racing Event. £33pp - tickets and menu available through Grub Club here

  • Dockside Diner featuring...Constancia on the Road

    New for 2015 - Doodle's Dockside Diner! A series of ticketed summer lunches offering experiential dining on our stunning outside terrace, The Beach. With musicians and doodlers adding more to the entertainment, this is more than your average lunch out. Saturday 5th September will see Constancia on the Road show you what the entire asado (barbecue) experience is about. Join us as they bring a taste of the pampas and its traditions across the Atlantic to Battersea with a three-course Argentine Grill - charcoal-grilled steaks, and Empanadas so good they were featured on BBC! £35pp - tickets available through Grub Club here

  • Burlesque Life Drawing

    Fashion drawing teacher Sue Dray returns to Doodle on the first Monday of every month with her life drawing class. Each session will have a different theme and the cocktails will be flowing! 7pm for 8pm start. £12 on the door (£10 for students). Drawing materials provided for a donation

  • 1
    Aug '15 - Sat 12.30pm

    Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

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  • 3
    Aug '15 - Mon 8.00pm

    Burlesque Life Drawing

  • 4
    Aug '15 - Tue 7.30pm

    Spanish Film Night: Even the Rain

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  • 5
    Aug '15 - Wed 6.00pm

    Closed for a Private Party

  • 15
    Aug '15 - Sat 12.30pm

    Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

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  • 17
    Aug '15 - Mon 7.30pm

    Tie-dyeing workshop

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  • 18
    Aug '15 - Tue 6.30pm

    Vivienne Westwood Film Night: The Canterbury Tales

  • 29
    Aug '15 - Sat 12.30pm

    Dockside Diner featuring...Crayfish Bob

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  • 5
    Sep '15 - Sat 12.30pm

    Dockside Diner featuring...Constancia on the Road

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  • 7
    Sep '15 - Mon 8.00pm

    Burlesque Life Drawing

  • 21
    Sep '15 - Mon 7.30pm

    Screen printing workshop

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  • 5
    Oct '15 - Mon 8.00pm

    Burlesque Life Drawing

  • 19
    Oct '15 - Mon 7.30pm

    Up-cycle your clothes workshop

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  • 2
    Nov '15 - Mon 8.00pm

    Burlesque Life Drawing

  • 16
    Nov '15 - Mon 7.30pm

    Block printing workshop

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  • 7
    Dec '15 - Mon 8.00pm

    Burlesque Life Drawing

Dockside Diner - experiential dining the Doodle way! A whole series of lunch clubs this summer on the sunny Doodle Beach featuring Crayfish Bob, Constancia Argentine Grill, Mama's Jerk and Italian Supper Club. Tickets and menus available from Grub Club here.

street kitchen

Doodle Bar and TESTBED1 are available to hire, together or separately, for private events, mass draw-athons, screenings, exhibitions + film locations. Please contact events@thedoodlebar.com or call 07453 296 695

 

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33 Parkgate Road
London SW11 4NP

0207 223 7115

reservations@thedoodlebar.com

For hire: events@thedoodlebar.com

Mon-Thurs 10am-11pm

Fri 10am-midnight

Sat noon-midnight

Sun noon-11pm