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The King of Ladies Man

  • Battersea
  • Late Night
  • £££

Hidden cocktail bar within a faux-launderette specialising in Disco Drinks and deep fried food.


5-9 Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1HG
+44 (0) 20 7078 9630
Opening Times
Tue-Thu 17.00-00.00
Fri 17.00-01.00
Sat 11.00-01.00
Sun 11.00-22.30


  • World's Best Bars

    World's Best Bars Says…

    This new branch is particularly appealing, what with its kitsch laundrette vibe and its discreetly concealed cocktail bar, The King of Ladies Man, styled like a 1970s bachelor pad and serving what they term 'disco drinks' think Tequila Sunrises and Pina Coladas as well as a range of craft beers... The name is a reference to the sitcom Cheers (we gather) and the spirit of Sam Malone promises to inspire both the atmosphere and the décor.

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  • The Nudge

    The Nudge Says…

    You’ll surreptitiously enter The King through a secret sliding wall in the Breakfast Club’s launderette, and immediately be welcomed into the heart of a 1970s bachelor pad combining kitsch pink flamingos and bamboo with grilled cheese sandwiches, mac n’ cheese (served Pot Noodle-style) and sides like grilled corn on the cobb, palm potato fries and deep fried haddock fritters. But in here the food’s just a sideshow, as it’s the Hawaiian-shirted bartenders who are serving up the main attraction: “Disco Drinks” like Pina Coladas, Tequila Sunrises, Mezcal Sunsets, Mai Tais and one cocktail guaranteed to give you a kick….

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