So. Contemporary Bar Bournemouth

Are you looking for a bar to host your next private event? Perhaps you are entertaining guests and are searching out a top spot to show them the unrivalled nightlife scene in a trendy, contemporary bar. Bournemouth residents or tourists alike should look no further than Bar SO, a bar that truly has it all. You can book our private bar for all your functions, or simply call in with friends to enjoy food and drinks in our cocktail bar or stunning outdoor terraces. To make a reservation, call today on 01202 203050.

The Contemporary Bar Bournemouth Residents and Tourists Will Revisit Time And Again

At Bar SO, there are many reasons why we are the proud 5-time winner of Best Bar None Travel and Tourism Awards’ coveted Bournemouth’s Best Night Out accolade. We have worked for years to develop a venue that truly can tick every box and meet every expectation for a high-quality contemporary bar. Bournemouth residents will likely already know our name as our reputation well and truly precedes us.

We have a multi-level venue that caters to all needs, whether you’re searching for a chilled-out night on our outdoor terraces, or a night of partying at our contemporary bar in Bournemouth. We can offer space in a private booth for small groups of friends to share drinks in a secluded spot, or we have a private function room for larger events.

What’s more, we can offer competitively priced drinks packages to all our customers at our Bournemouth contemporary bar. These can be pre-booked in advance, and each package includes waitress service and 2 unlimited mixers.

Our team offers a bespoke, luxury service that makes us truly stand out as a contemporary bar. Bournemouth customers love our high levels of customer service that ensures an enjoyable night out.


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Why Bar SO Is the Bournemouth Contemporary Bar That Has It All

Since Bar SO was created in 2003, it has undeniably been the cornerstone of nightlife and the area’s bar scene. We can boast a truly stunning location, just a mere stone’s throw from Bournemouth’s beaches, meaning that we are a popular choice for locals and tourists alike. Our bar has played host to a wide range of DJs, tours, and other performances over the years, demonstrating that we can offer something for everyone. Whatever type of entertainment you are looking for, we can offer it all as a modern, versatile, and contemporary bar Bournemouth customers love.

Bar SO really delivers on music, especially with our downstairs bar and dance floor which has a nightclub vibe thanks to its high-quality sound system – a must-have for every contemporary bar. Bournemouth customers can benefit from music sets from the most gifted DJs with a wide range of tastes from House, Techno, Electronic Dance Music, and R&B. Our in-house DJs include such talented names as James Herkes, Martyn The Hat, and Lee Evans. Having played host to other guest acts including some of the world’s leading DJs, Bar SO is, without a doubt, the best contemporary bar in Bournemouth.

If you are looking for a more private function away from the public dance floor, our large party room can accommodate up to 120 people and is perfect for any event. We can accommodate anything from birthday or engagement parties to corporate functions and wedding receptions. Bar SO really is the Bournemouth Contemporary Bar that has it all. In fact, our location can boast:









Contact Us Today to Book an Event at the Best Contemporary Bar in Bournemouth

To find out more or plan a private function in our contemporary bar, Bournemouth residents should not hesitate to contact us. Our friendly team can advise you on our availability for personal reservations or private events and functions. In fact, we are always happy to discuss your needs, whether you are hosting a work function, a party, or something else entirely in our lively, upscale bar. Call 01202 203050 to learn more.