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Waxy O'Connor's Pub

#1,337 of 19,548 Restaurants in London
€€ - €€€Irish, , British
14-16 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DD, England
+44 20 7287 0255
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 - 00:00 Hours
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
14-16 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DD, England
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1 - 10 of 624 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In the heart of the West end but you would never know once you are inside, massive but cosey, lots of lovely details, wish it was closer would make it my regular.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NAW100
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

£5:60 a pint of Guinness now! Must be one of the dearest pubs in the West End! Not sure why I bother visiting anymore, each time I’ve been over the last 12 months mostly disappointing. Never enough staff even though a very busy pub. When...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Brian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ushered in 2019 at Waxy’s and had a great time! Live music was great, bar tenders were serving up good drinks as fast as they could. The regulars made us feel right at home. There are lots of rooms and nooks and crannies to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 9amyg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn’t come back here again in a hurry the door staff are absolute ignorant I would rather give good money to a bar where the staff can actually talk to people I found myself having the hump half the night and staff are so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Ollie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My main complaint about this awful bar is the prices of drinks. There was 3 of us & we had 6 rounds of drinks & each round cost a different price. Why??? Someone had to be on the take!!! The round of drinks didn't change...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sampler1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is great can be hard to find your way round but that is the uniqness of the place. New bar member on bar who struggled with orders. Good security at venue particularly as there was a big argument between two parties. Music was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TLSM21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently came here for my partner’s birthday. The staff were attentive and friendly (even obliging when we requested that they turn down the loud music in our area). The only being I’d say is that the menu could have done with a few more...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank _DCuss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always stop here when I'm in London. We went twice around Christmas this year. The banter was mighty. It's great spot for a night out with friends.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 23shanew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here on a night out with Work colleagues , Bar tenders have to be the most rude staff i have ever met , the manager is spinless and doesn't care about his customers. Large group of my work colleagues came here for a few...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank bossey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous holiday decorations, friendliest barmen and serving staff, solutions for every type of group. No more hamburger buns? How about more free lager? Love it.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Jennifer D
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
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compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Questions & Answers
16 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lizald5 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure - sorry. There are a lot of stairs internally but not sure about the access.
Maddi S
4 September 2016|
Response from Pauly1975 | Reviewed this property |
Mate, this place is super busy at the weekend but it's also really expensive. There are much better places than this nearby! Have a look around!
14 July 2015|
Response from Glendola Irish B | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your query! You can take a look and download our menus on our website. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 0255
  • E-mail
Irish pub with 4 bars over 6 floors linked by a maze of staircases and passages. We have live music four nights a week plus Irish trad sessions on Sundays. With 6 big screens throughout the venue, we're the perfect place for watching your favourite sporting event including Rugby, GAA, Champions League and the Magner's League Ideal for after work drinks, Christmas functions, parties or entertaining clients. We also work closely with tour operators arranging group bookings with set menus available. .
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