Old Billingsgate, EC3

For awe-inspiring architecture in an enviable location look no further than Old Billingsgate, a prestigious venue in the heart of the City. Overlooking the River Thames and South Bank this Grade II listed building offers a vast summer event space with breath-taking interior details.


400 - 1200 Seated lunches and dinners
400 - 2400 Reception/Buffet
400 - 1000 Conferences



The summer event season is designed to offer a combination of value and flexibility achieved through the installation of AV, sound, intelligent lighting, décor and furniture.  This enormous space is steeped in history and retains much of its original interior features. Magnificent triple height ceilings, towering pillars and elegant architecture surround an expanse of space where your imagination can run wild.


Whilst these seasons are most often booked for dinners and evening parties, the venue can easily be adapted for lunches, exhibitions, conferences and award ceremonies. The private riverside terrace offers unrivalled views of Tower Bridge for receptions and the upper galleries and vaulted basements offer fantastic contrasting additional event spaces.  The main hall can be divided to create separate reception, conference or dining spaces with additional set, staging and theming added to deliver your specific design and objectives. A range of catering options are available from our award-winning partners at Create.


1 Old Billingsgate Walk, London, EC3R 6DX

Venue Features

• Prime City location
• Historical event space
• The latest in intelligent lighting
• Furniture
• DJ and Disco
• Production to include Central Stage, 3 x Screens with Projection and PA System

Summer Design

The extraordinary and unique Old Billingsgate makes a show-stopping backdrop for special events. Benefitting from a prime position on the River Thames, Old Billingsgate is one of the most sought after event spaces in the capital. This blank canvas open space is complemented by modern architecture, perfectly suiting both corporate and private events.


The catering at your event will be delivered by award winning caterers Create. With over 35 years’ experience in organising and catering for all kind of events, they have built an unrivalled reputation for the quality of food, creativity, originality and outstanding service amongst their clients. We will work alongside them to ensure the catering at your event exceeds all your expectations.