New pop-up ping pong bar opens in Stratford

PUBLISHED: 16:00 20 December 2015

The Bat and Ball in Stratford

The Bat and Ball in Stratford


A new pop-up bar, cafe and ping pong venue has opened.

The Bat and Ball in StratfordThe Bat and Ball in Stratford

Urban Pubs and Bar’s duo Nick Pring and Malcolm Heap launched The Bat and Ball on Tuesday – a 12,000 sq ft year-long venue at Westfield Stratford City.

Featuring a whole floor of ping pong tables, VIP ping pong rooms for private hire and a lounge bar and deli, the venue was unveiled on Tuesday, December 14.

Split across two floors, the ground floor is for eating and drinking with a large central bar and the deli counter, while the upper floor is dedicated to table tennis.

Nick Pring, owner of Urban Pubs and Bars said: “The interior is stunning, boasting a relaxed and informal vibe, working in tandem with our signature premium quality drinks and food selection.

“Ping Pong – you can’t go wrong – this will be a smash.”

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