The London Particular are coming to take over the Social kitchen from February 13th.
You can expect a whole new menu at the bar, lunch time specials, a separate evening menu, brilliant food to eat in or takeaway. Fear not, Square Pie’s will still be available!
Read on below and get yourself booked in for lunch.
The London Particular At The Social
For a short time, the fine people from The London Particular are going to be taking up residence in our kitchen and radically shaking up the menu. If their brilliant cafe in New Cross is anything to go by then this is sure to be an absolute treat.
Over lunch time and dinner you’ll be able to enjoy the likes of Beef, Kernel & Bramley stew, Pork Belly Rolls, Jerusalem Artichoke and Ginger Soup and Homemade Sourdough Doughnuts – eat in or takeaway!
SOCIAL NIGHTS OUT
Friday 3rd February
PLAYERS BALL CENTRAL
ROB PURSEY + DAVEY BOY SMITH
London’s Crunkest Club Night™ is coming to Central London. Southern Hospitality DJs Rob Pursey and Davey Boy Smith will be bringing you all the hottest new club anthems, breaking future classics, bringing back your old favourites and just generally giving you the crunkest, buckest, wildest clubbing experience in London.
Doors 6pm-1am. Free before 9pm, £5 after.
Saturday 4th February
‘The real overground sound’
+ MR RIVE
Spinning everything from Soul + Disco to Hip Hop and House, a blend of sounds new and old for those looking for an unpretentious party vibe.
Upstairs you can find the Breakin Bread DJs hosting a special one off all night long.
Doors 6pm-3am, free before 8pm, £5 after
Sunday 5th February
SUPER BOWL PARTY
The Social is proud to once again host its London Super Bowl 2012 party in aid of Shelter.
From 8pm enjoy DJs and entertainment, before attention goes to the big screen for all the build up at 11 with kick off at 11.30. Full commentary – and Madonna’s half time show – will be played through the venue’s massive sound system, so you can be sure not to miss a thing.
This event has sold out both years it has run in the past – so buy tickets now. Limited tickets will be held back for the door, but will cost £10.
Monday 6th Febraury
The Faber Social returns with a stunning line-up of spring fiction and non-fiction.
With special guests:
JON MCGREGOR, ALEX PRESTON, LUCY CALDWELL, JANE HARRIS
Jon McGregor, one of the UK’s top five short story writers, reads from his collection This Isn’t the Sort of Thing That Happens to Someone Like You. Alex Preston, whose prizewinning first novel This Bleeding City tackled the financial crisis, now turns to money, sex and religion for inspiration in The Revelations, also published in February. Lucy Caldwell reads from her novel The Meeting Point, recent winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize. And finally, Jane Harris, author of the hugely acclaimed The Observations, will read from her second novel Gillespie and I, just out in paperback.
Doors 7pm-12am. £5 entry – Please firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a space.
Tuesday 7th February
LIANNE LA HAVAS
LIANNE LA HAVAS + Support
This is part 4 of her 4 night residency and is SOLD OUT, sorry.
Doors 6pm (early stage time – 8pm)
Wednesday 8th February
MADD RAFF WEDNESDAYS
With Special guest:
The new weekly party from The Heatwave. The rules are simple: No badmind. No posing. 100% dancing. 100% smiling. Madd Raff is all about dancing, dressing up and having fun! Pure bashment all night with no negativity allowed in the building.
Expect crazy dance moves, banging on the walls and a million whistles and air horns.
Doors 7pm-1am, free before 9pm, £3 before 10pm / £5 after.
Thursday 9th February
HIP HOP KARAOKE
“London’s like a jungle sometimes but nights like this will keep you from going under!”
Putting a fresh twist on the ancient art of karaoke, Hip-Hop Karaoke lets you get on the mic and act out your rap fantasies to the fullest, whether that’s teaming up with friends to rock through a Wu-Tang jam, living the lyrical highlife like Jay-Z or Drake, bawsin it like Rick Ross, celebrating summertime with The Fresh Prince or acting all crazy like Nicki Minaj or Ol Dirty Bastard.
You can find HHK every Thursday at The Social. It’s no exaggeration to say that this is a legendary night out
Doors 6pm-1am, free entry
Friday 10th February
The Good Block launch in January was a road block from early doors until close, thank you to all 8 DJs that turned out and smashed it.
With special guest DJs:
CONRAD GLIMPSE, ALEX TURPIN, BRADLEY ZERO, GIGOLO MEDINA, PETER, AVB + AXEL FOELY
Bringing a new night to The Social every 2nd Friday of the month. The Good Block will blend Disco, Boogie, Hip Hop, House, Soul and Lazer Funk from the 70′s to the current day. Flying across New York, Chicago, Detroit, Kingston, London, Lagos and beyond. Each month’s line up will welcome a host of established club DJs who leave their current guises behind to do something left of centre. From The Gap Band to Big L to Kerri Chandler to Mr Vegas, come get deep.
Doors 6pm-1am, free before 9pm, £5 after