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The Courtesan

  • Brixton
  • Late Night
  • ££

Hip venue serving creative and classic dim sum in a modish space with dark wood furnishings and art.


69 Atlantic Road, London, SW9 8PU
+44 (0) 20 8127 8677
Opening Times
Mon-Thurs 12.00–23.00
Fri-Sat 12.00-00.00
Sun 12.00–22.30
Insider Information
They champion female producers in the products stocked in their cocktail bar.


  • Design My Night

    Design My Night Says…

    Head to The Courtesan to delight in the fineries of Imperial China and indulge in their new speakeasy, now open late on the weekends, with DJ's, live music and performance on Friday and Saturday nights till 2am. The venue is a Dim Sum restaurant and late-night cocktail bar hidden among the crux of Brixton's bustling scene, located within a few minutes walk of the underground station and over-flowing with charisma. Pop inside to encounter an intimate venue characterised by a dark, vintage decor reminiscent of a Chinese opium den.

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  • The Londonist

    The Londonist Says…

    We couldn’t approve more of the idea of the jerk chicken rice parcels, wrapped up in lotus leaves in a nod to the varying cultures of China and Brixton, but the rice-heavy, meat-light and chewy-leaved offering was far from The Courtesan’s finest offering. Perhaps we’d have been more grateful for a bit of stodge if we hadn’t already wolfed down a disgraceful number of dumplings, though.

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