It isn’t that much of a challenge to pour someone a drink. But when you hire a cocktail bartender for parties, the goal is to provide a memorable experience. You need someone who can tell jokes, share stories, and understand how to make a great cocktail. Some mixologists can even provide a lot of flair by spinning bottles and glasses. Most areas covered, London, Essex, Herts, Kent, Sussex, Surrey, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire, Midlands and now Scotland as well.


We are the bartender hire company able to supply bartenders on request for parties and events on short notice. At Hire Bar Staff you will find experienced bartenders for hire ready to step in the behind the bar and make your event a memorable one. With a wide variety of bar related services for hire, you are guaranteed to find the perfect option to suit your requirements.

Bartenders by the hour, all inclusive drinks packages and themed cocktail bars!

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We take care of all the bar related logistics (glasses, ingredients, ice, mixers) while you take care of your guests!
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Hire Bar Staff brings the bar to you at home, your office or a venue of your choice! Book event bar cocktail services for your party or function anywhere in London and most areas in UK! House parties, birthday and hen parties, corporate events, team building or product launches - we have the perfect bartenders for any type of event!

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When you want to throw a cocktail party at home or the office, hiring a mixologist with experience is essential. It's true, anyone can make mixed drinks but not everyone can make good mixed drinks. Anyone can be a bartender, but not everyone knows how to show your guests a good time. And make good quality cocktails. And keep the bar area clean at all times! This is why you need us, we have a team professional bartenders who can shake delicious cocktails, fast, clean and always with a big smile up on their faces!


We come to you, our cocktail makers are available for hire on demand and on short notice. Private parties at home in London, Bath, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, Edinburgh or Glasgow. Hire bartenders for intimate parties of 10 up to large scale parties for 500, we have the perfect bartender for hire for every type of event!

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Planning a cocktail party

How much to hire a bartender?

Not a lot, expect to pay anyhting from £100 for an experienced mixologist and more for a flair bartender.

How many bartenders i need?

We recommend a ratio of 30 guests per bartender for cocktails, 40 guests per bartender for standard drinks.

How many cocktails on the menu?

Well, that dependes on how many guests and bartenders you have but a selection of 3 to 5 drinks is just about perfect!

How do i book a bartender?

A deposit will be charged at booking stage, the balance due will be charged in full on the day of the event.