The Tapster is a popular local wine bar and restaurant and the ideal spot for a meal and glass of wine, or after-work drinks. Overlooking Exchange Square, with a large outside seating area and floor to ceiling windows, it has a light, contemporary feel.  

On the menu, you will find modern British cooking with dishes made using fresh, seasonal produce, which is UK and locally sourced wherever possible.  Join us for a drink at the bar and explore the diverse wine list, regularly changing craft beer selection and cocktails. Are you planning an event or a party? The Tapster is a perfect spot for parties close to Liverpool Street and has various bookable spaces, including on the large outdoor terrace, which soaks up the summer sun. Whatever the occasion, the team look forward to welcoming you soon.

2 Exchange Square
Liverpool Street Station

  • London Underground (Liverpool Street (2 mins))
  • National Rail (Liverpool Street (2 mins))

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Our doors are open on:


Available for private hire


12:00 – 21:00


12:00 – 22:00


12:00 – 23:00


12:00 – 20:00


Available for private hire


Available for private hire

Parties and Events

The Tapster is the ideal spot for parties at Exchange Square. Private events can be booked in an area of the bar or terrace, for drinks or sit-down meals. The Tapster is also available for weekend private hire, for the perfect party, wedding reception and all types of celebrations.

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52 – 80 seated / 150 standing
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Terrace at The Tapster

Food & Wine

Visitors to The Tapster enjoy modern British cooking, using seasonal and wherever possible locally sourced ingredients. Our popular bar snacks and boards are the ideal option for sharing with drinks.

Try a diverse selection of wine at The Tapster, shipped exclusively by Davy’s Wine Merchants. You will also find classic cocktails and a regularly changing craft beer selection featuring Wild Beer, Hopstuff, Five Points and more.

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