BFI Bar Lounge Area at Benugo @ The BFI Southbank

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BFI Southbank, Waterloo, London, SE1 8XT
Waterloo Station (400 yd)

About this space

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BFI Bar & Kitchen is on the South Bank, the cultural hub of riverside London, looking out over the Thames and some of the most iconic sights of this great city.

There’s always something going on at the BFI. Whether you want a quick recharge between events or a relaxed drink, you’ll find what you are looking for in this bright, flexible space.

Group bookings from 8 to 80 people seated and 12 to 350 for drinks area, we got it all covered!

Elegant lounge, quirky hidden private room, what else is not to like! We are very proud of our cocktail menu at The BFI Bar and we also stock an eclectic mix of craft beers alongside an adventurous wine list. Relax with your drink in the lounge, or take it with you into the restaurant to enjoy while you check out the menu.

Our fantastic chef's produce seasonal menus and source fresh ingredients from great producers.

We look forward to hearing from you, our friendly events team are available to answer any questions you may have relating to your enquiry and can offer you our packages and add-ons if applicable.


Event offers and packages

Christmas Party Offers

£385 hire fee
Join us this holiday season for a magical Christmas feast at The Refinery Bankside.
Christmas Canapes (Minimum 50 Guests)
£19 per person
COLD
1. Smoked duck, lemon thyme shortbread blackberry gel, thyme
2. Kiln smoked trout, lemon mascarpone, vol au vent, keta caviar
3. Sesame seared tuna, avocado lime purée, coriander+
4. White crab, avocado, smoked chilli, lemon, baby cucumber
5. Smoked mackerel pate, spelt blini, bronze fennel
6. Whipped goat's cheese, crushed broad beans, charcoal cup, basil (v)
7. Asparagus custard, asparagus tip, shaved radish, croûte (vg)

WARM
1. Grilled sirloin skewer, bearnaise, chervil oil
2. Teriyaki chicken skewer, black sesame seeds, coriander cress
3. Pulled pork croquettes, barbeque sauce, parsley
4. Garlic & herb chicken Bon - Bon, bang bang chilli dip, spring onion curls
5. Crispy prawn, mango & chilli gel, coriander cress
6. Wild mushroom & truffle arancini,
7. Parmesan cream, cress (v)
8. Mixed pepper tartlet, herb mascarpone, chilli jam, thyme (vg)
9. Cherry tomato Tatin, black olive tapenade, basil (vg)
10. Beetroot & kale falafel, whipped tahini, black sesame (vg)

DESSERT
1. Dark chocolate cup, lemon posset, lemon balm (v)
2. Banoffee pie, vanilla mascarpone, mint cress (v)
3. Macarons, flavoured crème pat (v)
4. Pineapple tart tatin, coconut yoghurt, basil (vg)
5. Blueberry lemon tart, vanilla yoghurt, lemon balm (vg)

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Tuesday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Wednesday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Thursday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Friday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Saturday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Sunday
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from £5800 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.

Capacity

Standing
up to 100

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Natural light
Storage space
Stunning Venue
Cosy Lounge perfect for drinks reception
Natural Light
Unique Event Space
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
PA system / speakers
Conference call facilities
Quiet space
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

Bring your own DJ
Own music allowed
Noise restrictions
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Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Disabled access toilets
Lift to all floors

Rules of the space

Allowed events

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

Host rules

- No smoking in the building or on the Balcony Bar
- With the exception of birthday cakes, outside catering is not allowed
- No under 18's past 8pm

Cancellation policy: Custom

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About Benugo @ The BFI Southbank

BFI Bar is on the South Bank, the cultural hub of riverside London, looking out over the Thames and some of the most iconic sights of this great city.

There’s always something going on at the BFI. Whether you want a quick recharge between events with a relaxed drink you’ll find what you are looking for in this bright, flexible space.

Group bookings from 8 to 60 people seated and 12 to 300 for drinks area, we got it all covered!

Elegant lounge, quirky hidden private room, what's not to like! We are very proud of our cocktail menu at the Bar (try one and tell us if you’ve tasted better) and we also stock an eclectic mix of craft beers alongside an adventurous wine list.

Relax with your drink in the lounge, or take it with you into the Riverfront restaurant to enjoy while you check out the menu.


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