About this room

The Theatre Bar represents the greatest change in the Foundation since Victorian times – what was once a dark, damp, steamy laundry is now a quirky and charming bar. With tables nestled amongst the original wooden washing machine and spin dryer this space is a hidden gem, perfect for pre and after show drinks or private parties.

The bar has a late licence and can be set up according to requirements. It is accessible via short flight of stairs or a small lift for wheelchair users, with toilets on the same level. Please enquire about capacity.




up to 50

Starting prices

Minimum Spend - Pay at the bar


18:00 - 23:00

from £720 Per evening


18:00 - 23:00

from £720 Per evening

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

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In-house catering

Allows external catering

Approved caterers only

BYO alcohol allowed

Can provide alcohol

Kitchen facilities available

Can provide halal

Can provide kosher

Complimentary water

Extensive vegan menu

Extensive gluten-free menu

Complimentary tea and coffee

Buyout fee for external catering


Alcohol licence until 23:00

Extension available

Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Disabled access Disabled access


Flatscreen TV



Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities

Air conditioning

Natural light

Storage space

Accommodation available

Parking available

Venue welcomes

Ticketed events

Loud music/events

Own music equipment /DJ

VIP events

Enhanced security events

Rules of the space

No candles or naked flames
Some rooms without step-free access
Nearest stations - Blackfriars tube station, City Thameslink train station, St Pauls tube station

The St Bride Foundation is an remarkable survivor. Still in its original Fleet Street location, our historic building retains much of its 1890s character, reflecting over a hundred years of history while providing 21st century facilities.
With five floors, St Bride Foundation is unique and memorable setting for a range of events - lectures, workshops, board meetings, conferences, weddings and other celebrations.

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