We pick some of favourite cocktail bars to round the day off in and around Dakota Weybridge. From margaritas with the England Rugby team to venues to dance the night away, here are our top picks.


Right by us here in Weybridge is one of our favourites, RED. Whilst you’re enjoying the special Weybridge Iced Tea (5 white spirits shaken together with lemon juice and topped with Perrier Jouet), you’re likely to see a famous face or two from the several celebs that live in the area. They also have a decent live music scene and have regular DJ residencies.


Another cocktail bar which shines on the live music front is KOMO in Guildford. A town which is known for it’s excellent music scene, KOMO is one of the top spots to see acts from all genres of music display their skills. A drink here is guarenteed to provide an entertaining evening.

KOMO - Dakota's top cocktail bars

KOMO – Dakota’s top cocktail bars


The Ascot Bar in Bagshot at Pennyhill Park is within the hotel that England Rugby call home when training for international fixtures. So aswell as excellent cocktails and top-of-the-range service, you might bump a shoulder or two with a England Rugby player! Who could turn that down? They also provide an amazing afternoon tea service.

The Ascot Bar - Dakota's top cocktail bars

The Ascot Bar – Dakota’s top cocktail bars


Established as one of the top cocktail bars in the country, The Botanist have bars all over including one right by us in Farnham. Their experimental cocktails and inventive serving methods always provide a surprise such as their ‘watering can’. They do events, cocktail masterclasses and also have an excellent food menu if you get hungry.

The Botanist Farnham - Dakota's top cocktail bars

The Botanist Farnham – Dakota’s top cocktail bars


If you’re looking for a homely yet sophisticated drink, So Bar in Richmond could be the one for you. With decor reminiscent of a smoky New York underground bar, you really unwind while enjoying some of their premium cocktails made by their excellent staff. With two for one cocktails on Monday-Thursday 5-7, Friday 4-7, Saturday 12-5, you really can’t go wrong!

So Bar - Dakota's top cocktail barsSo Bar - Dakota's top cocktail bars

So Bar – Dakota’s top cocktail bars


This may be an excellent restaurant before it’s a cocktail bar, but after tasting some of their drinks, you’d have no idea. With 4 AA Rosettes, Stovell’s is worth a visit whether you’re after food or a drink. They even make their own gin!

Stovell's - Dakota's top cocktail bars

Stovell’s – Dakota’s top cocktail bars