Menier Lounge at Menier Lounge

  39 reviews  – 
53 Southwark Street, 1st Floor, London, SE1 1RU
Borough Station (450 yd)

About this space

PLEASE NOTE, WE DO NOT ALLOW PARTIES.

Situated on the first floor of a former Chocolate Factory in Southwark, this beautiful venue has floor to ceiling windows, industrial beams, cast iron columns and wooden floors throughout. Adjoining to an intimate walled garden this is an epic space to bring your team or clients to. Popular with brands for photoshoots and filming this versatile event space has provided the backdrop for a range of events from wine tastings to product launches, drinks and canape receptions, meetings, team away days and filming.

The Menier Lounge features a variety of soft seating areas, a large industrial table, trailing plants alongside period pieces and contemporary furniture.
Boasting an abundance of daylight, the space has become a popular venue for corporate and private events due to its versatility and furnishing.

We have a 65" TV screen available for hire and flipchart and whiteboard for conference purposes. 3 phase power with a 63 plug is available for film shoot.

The lounge is an open-plan and versatile space in a fantastic location just minutes walk from London Bridge station.

Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire.

Additional cost for before 8am and can open until 11pm and weekends, contact for specific quote.
Low impact photoshoots/filming/events we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.

It is on the first floor of the building with access via stairs only.

VIRTUAL TOUR
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Event offers and packages

Christmas Party Offers

£1800 hire fee
Situated on the first floor of a former Chocolate Factory in Southwark, this beautiful venue has floor to ceiling windows, industrial beams, cast iron columns and wooden floors throughout. Adjoining to an intimate walled garden this is an epic space to celebrate your Christmas party.
Christmas Dinner* (Up to 55 guests)
£60 per person
*Additional cost on drinks, staffing, equipment, furniture etc.

3-course Meal Sample Menu

STARTERS
1. Salmon Sashimi with crystallised garlic, pickled ginger and blue berries
2. Oriental duck and watermelon salad with a spiced hoisin dressing
3. Burrata with prosciutto, beetroot Ketchup & rosemary foccaccia crisp

MAINS
1. Aberdeen Angus beef fillet with celeriac mash & a truffled madeira jus
2. Thai baked seabass wrapped in a banana leaf with black bean sauce & sticky jasmine rice
3. Slow cooked Massaman lamb shank with sweet potato mash & pak choi
4. Blackend Miso cod with asian greens and sticky jasmine rice
5. Braised Ox cheek with creamed potatoes, heritage carrots & a red wine jus
6. Baked cornish cod with madeira chorizo beans and air dried tomatoes

DESSERTS
1. Baked Alaska
2. Warmed Peach Pavlova
3. Crème brulee

Prices

Monday
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2200 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Tuesday
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2200 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Wednesday
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2200 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Thursday
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2200 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Friday
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2200 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Saturday
8:00 – 20:00
from £360 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £360 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2450 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Sunday
8:00 – 20:00
from £360 hire fee per hour
Per hour
8:00 – 20:00
from £360 hire fee per hour
Per day
8:00 – 20:00
from £2450 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire. Full day hire as in 9 hours between 08:00-20:00. Additional cost for before 8am or after 8pm might occur, and we can open until 11pm and on weekends, please contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events or last-minute booking, we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.
Minimum booking duration: 6 hours

Capacity

Standing
up to 60
Dining
up to 50
Theatre
up to 40
Boardroom
up to 15
Cabaret
up to 40
U-Shaped
up to 20

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
PA system / speakers
Conference call facilities
Natural light
Storage space
Paid parking facilities available nearby
Floor to ceiling windows
Quirky space
Exposed brick
Wooden Floors
Central Location
Furniture
Loft
Projector
Air conditioning
Quiet space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restrictions

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Age policy

Guests under 18 are not allowed

Host rules

Access time is the same as hire time
Use of outdoor garden restricted from 10pm according to level of noise as we are next to a residential area
Maximum capacity 60 people in total for the space.
Maximum capacity 100 people in total if hire outdoor garden exclusively
No fixings to be made to the walls
Noise to be kept at ambient levels during hire of venue
Kitchen available - no hob
No open flames
No smoking anywhere at the venue
No loud music
Corkage fee applies for bringing in your own drinks

Cancellation policy: Standard 60 day with Grace Period

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Reviews and ratings

(39 reviews and ratings - )

L
Lisa W.
August 2022

Amazing venue and fantastic views, extremely helpful staff too - highly recommended!

A
Alicia B.
February 2021

Great location, great staff, very accomodating

Lots of street noise for our filming, but workable!

M
Maria L.
February 2021

A wonderful venue , spacious, clean, beautiful furniture's and overall classy. Thank you!

B
Beth
December 2022

Very speedy


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About Menier Lounge

Situated on the first floor of a former chocolate factory, this stunning studio has floor to ceiling windows, industrial beams, cast iron red columns, feature brickwork and wooden floors throughout.

Boasting an abundance of natural daylight, and furnished with a variety of plush soft seating areas and a large dining table, the Menier Lounge is the perfect intimate space for photoshoots and filming.

Styled to create beautiful shoot opportunities with different backdrops at every turn, this location has become a popular studio for commercial and lifestyle photography, fashion and editorial shoots, interviews, music videos and performances.

The lounge is an open-plan and versatile space in a fantastic location just minutes walk from London Bridge station.

Minimum number of hours for advance booking: 6 hours. Half day hire available from 8am to 2pm or after 2pm. Otherwise it'd be consider as a full day hire.

Additional cost for before 8am and can open until 11pm and weekends, contact for specific quote.

Low impact photoshoots/filming/events we can sometimes offer a discounted hourly rate and could be hired by hours. Please contact us for info.


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