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Such a romantic place

A really nice and cosy bar in Shoreditch. The atmosphere is really calm compared to other bars in... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
ConstanceR153
Got engaged here :)

Great speak easy bar we visited after a lovely meal. Recommend making a reservation; we did and all... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Hannah R
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Grouville, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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28 Jan 2017
“Such a romantic place”
24 Jan 2017
“I really didn't expect to be writing this...”
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NOLA is an award-winning, Shoreditch based cocktail bar, inspired by the culture and rich history of New Orleans. With a soundtrack of blues, a cigar terrace and drinks list that gives more than a small nod towards the Big Easy, NOLA is a bar that...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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68 Rivington Street | Shoreditch, London EC2A 3AY, England
Shoreditch
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

A really nice and cosy bar in Shoreditch. The atmosphere is really calm compared to other bars in the area. The cocktails are fantastic though a bit expensive. There is a little courtyard so you can have a smoke without having to go downstairs in...More

Thank ConstanceR153
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I'm writing this review as NOLA have ignored my original email to them, plus two chasers. NOLA was one of my favourite cocktail bars in London (probably my no.1, actually), so my boyfriend and I were excited to have booked tickets for their New Years...More

2  Thank RachCL82
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were really looking forward to visiting this bar as we were taking our visiting friends from out of town here. We made the booking a week before and had a deposit taken from us upon confirmation. After travelling over an hour to get here...More

3  Thank JoannaW2105
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

By far the best service we have ever received. Fantastic advice on what to drink, complementary cigar cutter and extremely accommodating staff. (Gin based French 75 - best invention ever) We cannot wait to return! Thank you and Merry Christmas - B. Davies

Thank Bryony D
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were for Halloween and they had the bar decorated appropriately, or maybe it always decorated that way :-) . The drinks were fantastic and the service even better. Thanks for a great time.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic bar! Visited here for the first time in august but it certainly won't be the last! The menu was rich and full of great options, the staff were extremely friendly, professional and had a thorough knowledge of New Orleans food/drink/jazz culture, and...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great speak easy bar we visited after a lovely meal. Recommend making a reservation; we did and all the tables were occupied. We had to wait 10 minutes for our table but didn't mind as we were able to order our drinks and wait at...More

Thank Hannah R
Laura Z, Guest Relations Manager at NOLA, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Hi Hannah, How exciting, thank you for your lovely review! Best Wishes, NOLA x

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A speakeasy in the first floor just over club bedroom. Great cocktails, amazing staff and environment!

Thank Arman S
Laura Z, Guest Relations Manager at NOLA, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Thank you Arman, we look forward to seeing you next time! Best Wishes, NOLA x

Reviewed 4 September 2016

Having been promised to be transported away for a night we'd never forget by Nola's website, I can only say the experience was one of the most underwhelming I have ever experienced. We had hoped to discover a real gem, and have a memorable evening....More

3  Thank visitor123225
Laura Z, Guest Relations Manager at NOLA, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Very sorry to hear that. Best Wishes, NOLA x

Reviewed 2 September 2016

A friend and I were out in Shoreditch and had planned to go to a bar across the road, however it turned out they had a private party so suggested we try NOLA above a pub. We were very pleasantly surprised - great service from...More

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Laura Z, Guest Relations Manager at NOLA, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Hi Rachel, Thank you very much for your lovely review, we look forward to seeing you next time! Best Wishes, NOLA x

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