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Dandelyan

Cocktail Bar££££
South Bank, London
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  • Surface Magazine
    "bartender at Dandelyan and White Lyan"(2 Tips)
    Marla M.
    "True mixology drinks."(9 Tips)
    Best Bars
    "their magic touch to the Mondrian"(2 Tips)
    Andy F.
    "Awesome cocktails an great views, a nice treat on the Southbank"(10 Tips)
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  • Asli O.
    Asli OzpJuly 7, 2015
    Very good cocktails and helpful, professional staff. Interiors are well designed and if you can book a table with the river view - top experience. Plus on Tuesdays there is a pretty good live music.
  • Utku C.
    Utku CanOctober 3, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Opened in October 2014, Dandelyan is undoubtedly serving some of the best drinks in London. The Koji hardshake, and the Elderfir are particular highlights.
  • Tanvi D.
    Tanvi DewanDecember 4, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Very helpful staff who can suggest drinks on what you've liked so far.. An amazing drinks with a lovely view of the Thames. I suggest Monroe for a light sweeter drink to start unwinding
  • Best Bars
    Best BarsOctober 2, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The talented team from White Lyan have brought their magic touch to the Mondrian, creating botanical-heavy cocktails that taste as beautiful as they look. A sleek sexy space with views of the Thames. Read more
  • Ahuv
    AhuvJanuary 4, 2015
    Unique British botanical cocktails. Take your time to read through the elaborate menu descriptions. If you prefer sweet ones, head upstairs to the rooftop
  • Svilen
    SvilenSeptember 14, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    One of the best cocktail bars in London, specialising in botanical-influenced drinks. Although they'll make you any cocktail you ask for, with probably some of the best spirits you can buy.
  • Nazty
    NaztyDecember 13, 2016
    Beautiful setting, great bar and drinks. However the some of the clientele were rowdy all male groups. To make matters worse the bar staff served shots of tequila!! Not the class you would expect!
  • Linzeye B.
    One of the 50 best bars, great vibe and views. They handled classics a little better than their signature menu though.
  • Lydia B.
    Lydia BerkennouMay 7, 2016
    Great hotel and location. The cocktails are amazing. Food is good too. If you can, check the rooftop bar, rumpus.
  • Adam S.
    Adam SmithApril 6
    Really nice bar on Southbank with a great cocktail menu. They create a decent Manhattan and have nice glassware.
  • Dan N.
    Dan NegruFebruary 16
    Great prices for the quality. Great staff and amazing drinks. Recomend the Concrete Sazerac, one of the best twists on a classic I've ever tried.
  • Mas
    MasJanuary 17, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Great cocktail bar with great bartenders and great drinks. Ambiance is perfect, views are beautiful, and the music is excellent as well.
  • Laura K.
    Laura KelseyAugust 31, 2015
    Beautiful cocktails based on nature. Loved trying one from each "tree" section like pine!
  • Taylor M.
    Taylor MollApril 12, 2016
    Very interesting cocktail list. Tuesday night's has live music. Entire vibe feel very 'Seattle-esque'
  • Billy S.
    Billy SountornsornNovember 5, 2016
    Service is slow and inconsistent. The general vibe is more relaxed and hotel bar like than trendy or fancy. Which is probably a good thing as it's an easy place to drop by for a good cocktail
  • Thunder C.
    Thunder CatFebruary 27, 2015
    Great cocktails with a floral twist. Excellent atmosphere and friendly staff. Recommended.
  • just m.
    just meJuly 18, 2016
    A table by the window is nice. It's not overcrowded. Service people know the cocktails. Try something from Shaman section. It's lovely
  • paris m.
    paris mcmahonOctober 13, 2015
    Amazingly inventive & unusual cocktails. Real thought gone into them. Hip, attentive bar staff & an awesome location
  • Jamie D.
    Good cocktails in the bar of the Mondrian hotel. Their drinks are also on the menu in the Virgin Lounge at LHR
  • Jeff M.
    Jeff MelnykMarch 27, 2015
    Great casual atmosphere. Lovely cocktail menu - and amazing branding!
  • Simon W.
    Simon WillisonMay 11, 2016
    Super swanky cocktails. My "concrete sazerac" has edible rocks in it.
    Upvoted Jul 3
  • Tomas J.
    Tomas JelinekJanuary 16, 2016
    If you only have to have one cocktail here get Old fashioned. Classic with a twist.
  • Charlie L.
    Best Manhattan I've ever had. If you're in the area you'd be remiss to not check this place out.
  • Kevin D.
    Kevin DulinFebruary 14, 2016
    Fantastic cocktails. Friendly bar staff. Great atmosphere.
  • Gavin
    GavinApril 15, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Staff have a good knowledge of the extensive cocktail range. Don't be afraid to go off-menu.
  • Giedre K.
    Great design and perfect place for a date. Hip-hop music lovers will appreciate the sounds!
  • James B.
    James BatesDecember 18, 2015
    Decent cocktails but even after 5 I didn't have the warm feeling that only short spirit gives you. The heartwood old fashioned was the high point. The rubbery pickled octopus was the low.
  • Liene D.
    Liene DOctober 23, 2016
    Go for the Wyld Tea on a Sunday. Amazing food and great cocktails.
  • Surface Magazine
    Surface MagazineJune 14, 2016
    Ryan Chetiyawardana, bartender at Dandelyan and White Lyan, reimagined Spotify (the iconic technology company) as the Spotted Lyan. Click Read more for ingredients and details. Read more
  • Aidan H.
    Aidan HornsbyJanuary 11, 2015
    A fun and quirky botany bar on the riverside. Great for a date.
  • James W.
    James WhatleyNovember 20, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    The house Old Fashioned is *incredible*. Try it.
  • Bijan Y.
    Bijan YoungDecember 24, 2016
    Goidcocktails and views. General manger needs customer service training. Rumpus room can teach him a thing or two.
  • Simon B.
    Nice cocktails and the bar menu food is delicious!
  • Niamh B.
    Niamh BreslinJuly 31, 2016
    One of the best in London! Very inventive cocktail list but pricey...
  • Andy F.
    Andy FurbyDecember 1, 2016
    Awesome cocktails an great views, a nice treat on the Southbank
  • Cowboy G.
    Cowboy GBJuly 1, 2015
    Great bourbon selection ! Nice Thames & StPaul views
  • Tam R.
    Tam RzhNovember 26, 2016
    Nice place, great service, music a little too loud; relatively expensive.
  • Clara B.
    Clara BayarriOctober 20, 2015
    Fancy place for cocktails with river views, though the cocktails themselves were not very impressive
  • Marla M.
    Marla MullowneyOctober 10, 2014
    True mixology drinks. Great to stop on while walking along the Thames
  • Olena T.
    View and drinks are awesome
  • Jonathan S.
    Really good cocktails; sizeable menu.
  • Evgeny K.
    Evgeny KulaginMarch 11, 2016
    Crowdy and noisy bar. A lots of people here every night.
  • Giedre K.
    Creatively cool menu, take your tike and explore it!
  • Brian C.
    Brian ClivazMarch 20, 2016
    Great atmosphere Comfortable furniture super cocktails
  • Mark G.
    A large loud open space lacking in atmosphere. Staff are very good though
  • Arielle
    ArielleFebruary 2, 2016
    Fantastic cocktails and superb service 🍸🍹
  • Ross W.
    Ross Webster-SalterSeptember 4, 2016
    Winner of "World’s Best Cocktail Menu" in the Spirited Awards (July 2016)
  • Ed W.
    Ed WoodcockMay 4, 2016
    The prices here are none other than absurd. Beware - that £5.50 beer is only 330ml.
  • Pete M.
    Pete MarcusApril 25, 2015
    Beautiful setting but bring your overdraft.
  • James W.
    James WhatleyAugust 18, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    My new local, hurrah!
  • Raj
    RajNovember 6, 2014
    Excellent cocktails but small and overpriced. Service was over attentive.
  • Connor C.
    Connor CimowskyMay 15, 2016
    Try the Koji Hardshake.
  • Saxow B.
    Saxow BoyJanuary 16, 2016
    Trendy bar, chill
  • Stephen K.
    Stephen KappOctober 11, 2014
    Evil Manhattan
  • Elizabeth T.
    Elizabeth TarrApril 19, 2016
    Diamond daisy
  • Fatih K.
    Fatih KayaNovember 25, 2016
    Nehir kenarında özenle hazırlanmış kokteyl içmek harikulade.Dunyanin en iyi 3cü bari olmayı hakediyorlar........
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