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Happy Summer at the Megaro Bar

The Megaro Bar is our underground oasis from the hustle of King’s Cross. Sit back and relax with our mix of cocktail classics, unusual wonders, fine wines and global spirits, all served in the ambience of the prohibition era.

In celebration of summer we’ve curated a special cocktail menu that showcases our sunshine favourites.


Tuesday: Aperol Spritz

Aperol  •  Prosecco  •  Franklin Soda

Wednesday: Cointreau Fizz

Cointreau  •  Green Tea  •  Peppermint  •  Franklin Ginger Ale

Thursday: Naked Grouse Sour

Naked Grouse  •  Lemon Juice  •  Egg White

Friday:  Tatanka by Zubrowka

Zubrowka  •  Apple Juice  • Lemon Juice

Saturday: Apple Cooler by Sailor Jerry

Sailor Jerry  •  Apple Juice  •  Ginger  •  Lemon Juice  •  Soda

We often curate special events at the Megaro Bar so please follow us on Instagram and Facebook @megarobar for all the latest happenings.

Interested in creating your own special event? Why not hire the Megaro Bar?

Please contact our events team for further details.

Kensington Roof Gardens

The California insider guide to…unusual attractions in London

16th May 2016 | Things to do

We like to show off our insider knowledge from time to time and so here are our recommendations for some of the more unusual attractions in London; you know the ones that you won’t find in every guide book you pick up during your stay.

Leadenhall market | King's Cross Harry Potter

Where to find Harry Potter in London

2nd April 2016 | Things to do, Travel Information

Harry Potter fans both young, old (and in-between!) will be delighted by the variety of Potteresque offerings in London, and when you stay with us at The California, you’ll find that you are ideally located to explore them.

London hen do ideas

How to throw the ultimate London hen do

23rd March 2016 | Bars and Pubs, Restaurants, Things to do

Hen parties of the world: Unite! King’s Cross is ideally located for some of the best hen (and stag) party-friendly attractions in the Capital. For some great hen party ideas in London, our guests staying in our King’s Cross b&b at The California need look no further.