Upcoming Events in January 2020

Friday Nights from 7:30pm – DJ Sessions in the Bar

Welcoming the weekend with style and some cool, ambient sounds. From 7:30pm until late, our evening sessions will feature some of London and the UK’s best DJs, playing an eclectic mix of disco, old school hits, straight-up celebratory melodies and zesty upbeat groves all mixed up with contemporary underground sounds and forgotten classics.

Friday 3rd January – DJ Jamie Bull

Friday 10th January – DJ Paul Clarke

Friday 17th January – DJ Simon Lee

Friday 24th January – DJ Simon Lee

Friday 31st January – DJ Lil Jo

Sundays from 1pm-3pm – Jazz Brunch in the Bar

Upbeat tunes and a cracking breakfast to boot! Enjoy twists on your favourite songs from a live pianist, and we’ll take care of your brunchtime needs.

Sunday 5th January – Martin Layzell

Sunday 12th January – Pete Saunders

Sunday 19th January – Martin Layzell

Sunday 26th January – Pete Saunders

22nd January – Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre announces their 2020 summer season

The greatly anticipated announcement of the Globe Theatre’s summer season will take place on the 22nd January. Priority tickets are available to members and friends of the Globe from 10th February, with general release on the 19th February.

Seasonal Offers

Classic Cocktail Hour

Every Monday – Friday from 7:30pm-8:30pm enjoy any drink from our classic cocktail menu for just £9.50. During this time, we will also be offering 25% off all draughts.

Winter Warmers

Just the ticket for warming up after a winter stroll along Bankside, or after a fascinating tour of the Globe theatre. Our Winter Warmers are a selection of hot drinks that are served in the Swan Bar. From a deluxe hot chocolate topped with marshmallows and whipped cream to boozy coffees, we’ve got something for everybody.


Swan at Shakespeare’s Globe has been a partner of the iconic Globe Theatre for over a decade, overseeing the bar, restaurant and events spaces as well as the theatre’s cafes and tap houses. Across the site we offer a wide range of dining options including breakfast, brunch and casual lunch dishes, through to creative canapes, bowl foods, afternoon tea and a la carte dining. Likewise our cellar has an extensive choice of wines and beers, and we offer a beautiful range of seasonal cocktails. Centrally located on London’s Bankside, the Swan bar and restaurant is right on the River Thames, and a short walk from London Blackfriars, London Cannon Street and London Bridge, as well as Borough Market and the Tate Modern.