Just cos you're out late at night doesn't mean you have to be sat in some dingy bar or sleazy club. No, you could be out polishing your balls and hitting the lanes at Rowan's Bowling. The old school 10 pin bowling alley is open till 2.30am with balls galore, karaoke and DJ's.
10 Stroud Green Rd, N4 2DF -
Finsbury Park Finsbury Park
When every bar has either closed or is closing and you're losing all hope for that final night cap, The Dead Dolls House will come to your rescue. The huge three story bar is the only place in the area with a 4am license and will keep you going until it's well past your bed time.
181 Upper St, London N1 1RQ, United Kingdom -
After a bit of late night glitz and glamour? Head on over to the Booking Office at St Pancras Renaissance Hotel for some cocktails and if you've had one too many... why not stay the night!
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, NW1 2AR -
Late night bars near Warren Street are few and far between, but LUCKILY prohibition bar Lucky Pig is open till 2am at the weekends. Hidden away in a basment of a Fitzrovia backstreet, you'll feel like you've stepped in a time to the 20s at this late night bar.
5 Clipstone Street, London W1W 6BB, United Kingdom -
Ditch the kebab and sober up at Meat Liqour before you jump on the tube home. Open til 2am at the weekends, grab yourself some meaty-goodness that won't give you food poisoning...
74 Welbeck Street, London W1G 0BA, United Kingdom -
Playing host to everyone from The Beatles & Jimi Hendrix to Jack White, The Scotch of St James has welcomed everyone through their doors and after relaunching in 2012, the 60's nightclub keeps the tunes spinning till 5am.
13 Masons Yard, London SW1Y 6BU, United Kingdom -
Midnight cocktails and the tube on your doorstep? Yes we're talking about Counter. Perfect for those nights where you want to roll outta the bar and onto the tube - the closer to the station, the closer to bed, right?
50 South Lambeth Place, London SW8 1SP -
Think you can still party till 5am? Try your luck at Brixton Jamm. Famed for their after parties, DJ sets and late night disco, who knows what you might stumble across...
261 Brixton Road, London SW9 6LH -
Hidden under the arches in Brixton you'll find late night drinking den Ekcovision. Shaking up cocktails until 4am, cosy up in a booth early on and settle in for the night like a proper local.
Arch 15, Atlantic Road, SW9 8HX -
If you're out late in East London, leave the 3am kebabs alone and get yourself some proper grub from Beigel Bake. Hot salt beef and smoked salmon and cream cheese goodness coming at you 24/7.
159 Brick Lane, London E1 6SB, United Kingdom -
Duck & Waffle takes all-day dining to the max, serving up their modern European menu round-the-clock, 40 floors up. Yep, you can get seriously good food, including their signature duck and waffle dish, and seriously good views whatever time of day or night.
110 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AY -
For some seriously traditional cafe grub including fry ups, pies and afternoon tea, head to Polo Bar - open all day everyday. Try a make-your-own breakfast in the middle of the night, your hungover self will thank you for it the following morning!
176 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4NQ, United Kingdom -
Open until 5am at the weekend and decked out like a Moroccan souk, Beduin keeps the party alive. Sink into the red sofas and sip on cocktails well into the night.
57-59 Charterhouse Street, Smithfield, London EC1M 6HA -
The main restaurant of The Hoxton, Holborn has got it all...cold cuts, seafood, salads, burgers, pastas AND cocktails...going on til 2am. And if you overindulge at your midnight feast, you could always get a room and just roll right upstairs.
199-206 High Holborn, London WC1V 7BD, United Kingdom -
There's no need to go home, wake up hungover and queue an hour for brunch to get your Eggs Benny fix because Balans Soho Cafe is smack bang in the middle of all the action and is open 24/7.
Balans Soho Cafe, 34 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4TS -
Winner of many a 'World's Best Bar' award, Milk & Honey certainly knows the score when it comes to shaking up great cocktails. If you're a member, or happen to be mates with one, you can kick back with a drink until 3am.
61 Poland Street, London W1F 7NU, United Kingdom -
Thanks to Neil Cornelius and his 24 hour salon, you can get your barnet cut morning, noon or night. So whether it's a late-night emergency or you want to get ahead in the morning, you need never have a bad hair day again.
109 New Bond St, London W1S 1EG, United Kingdom -
Part of the Maroush empire, a Lebanese institution in the capital, Ranoush is the place to go to get your shawarma fix after a night on the tiles in West End. And with fresh fruit juices also on offer, you can convince yourself that it's totally healthy too.
43 Edgware Road, London W2 2JE, United Kingdom -
With creole bar food and crazy tiki-themed cocktails coming at you until 2.30am, you can pretend you're on a tropical island getaway and still sleep in your own bed at the end of the night.
86 Queensway, London W2 3RR, United Kingdom -
Who said dinner had to be done before midnight? Modern Korean restaurant JinJuu has embraced the change and is now staying open until 1.30am, Thursday to Saturday. But fear not JinJuu isn't just about eating, there's drinking to be done too with DJ's from 9:30pm in the bar to keep you entertained after dinner in the restaurant below.
The menu is an interesting mash-up of Korean dishes. Highlight were the Korean-Mexican disco fries, that's French fries slathered with cheddar, thinly sliced gochujang pork or bulgogi beef & fresh kimchi.
Take our advice and skip a full on dinner and get at the bar and a order a side of the fries...
15 Kingly Street, London W1B 5PS -