Bar and Café - Arcola Theatre
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Live At Arcola

Arcola Bar is proud to present Live At Arcola, a brand-new curated programme of live music events. All performances are £10 on the door, or free for same-day theatre ticket holders.

View the full list of upcoming events.

Tiger Rag

London’s finest live swing-dance night, Tiger Rag, runs every Friday at Arcola Bar.

From 10pm, join us in the Bar for live jazz music and swing. Tickets available on the door for £10.

Or if you need to warm up before diving in, Beginner Swing Dance Classes are on offer one hour before the main event, from 9pm. Tickets available on the door for £15.

Café Menu

We serve a variety of baked good throughout the day, including vegan and gluten-free options. Products are freshly-baked every day by Galeta Bakery.


All dishes may contain traces of the following allergens:

Wheat, Gluten, Peanuts, Nuts, Sesame Seeds, Celery, Soy-beans, Milk, Eggs, Mustard, Lupin, Pork, Mollusc, Crustaceans, Fish, Sulphur Dioxide or Alcohol.

Please note that if you are pregnant you may need to take caution when consuming any of the above dishes. For any questions regarding the allergen contents of specific dishes please contact the bar directly by emailing

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