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Waxy O'Connor's Pub

#1,214 of 18,671 Restaurants in London
€€ - €€€Irish, , British
14-16 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DD, England
+44 20 7287 0255
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
14-16 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DD, England
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Reviewed today

I came here with my wife for a couple of drinks before meeting up with some friends. this place just keeps going and going, there are multiple areas and multiple bars. the food is very good and everyone in the pub was friendly. would be...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 3 days ago

A good Irish pub with live music. Has a lot of seating areas with a decent selection of beers. It has a church kind of interiors. Decent pub- nothing too fancy

Thank Wandererr84
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here inbetween seeing shows in London recently. It was early so the place was empty. Not many people in yet. Just had a Rose Wine and the other half had beer. He was tickled pink because they didn't have a full range to offer...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to order food here however after being left for over half an hour with no food we were told our food receipt got lost and never arrived in the kitchen. We left after 45 mins - hungry! we had tickets for an attraction...More

Thank Lorr1232015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in during a break between 2 plays we were here to see - just needed a cool drink on a very hot evening. It was fine, very busy, quite expensive not much atmosphere. We should have stuck with a more traditional London boozer to...More

Thank kirkgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

I watched the football WM final and it was amazing! allway will go back there :) perfect service, good food

Thank Lunatique C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I LOVE this place. This is definitely my "must-go-to" place next time I am in London. The service was incredible. The staff are unbelievably friendly and amazing at keeping up with all of the orders. I had the chicken and ham hock pie, which was...More

Thank Melissa R
Glendola Irish B, Manager at Waxy O'Connor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for the nice review. Please come back any time you find yourself in london. we do pride ourselves on a homely feel, so glad you enjoyed your day, unfortunate you missed the music. theirs always next time. Kind regards, Gerard

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This massive, beautifully-unique and London’s largest Irish pub goes from one side of the block to the other. The woodwork is amazing and especially in the bar areas, very detailed. The place has six-levels and at least four bars. Thus, it isn’t easy to find...More

1  Thank KodoDrummer
Glendola Irish B, Manager at Waxy O'Connor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for the nice review. I'm glad you enjoyed our food and service. Please come back and see us again soon. Kind regards, Gerard

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into this bar to get out of the London heat and into somewhere cool. Great bar, really big with lots of different areas. Prices are pretty good for this part of London. We didn’t have food but we saw plates being brought to tables...More

Thank Brian O
Glendola Irish B, Manager at Waxy O'Connor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for the nice review. I'm glad you enjoyed our service. Please come back and see us again soon. Kind regards, Gerard

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We were turned away from this establishment for the fact the bouncer said there were too many guys inside! He also said it was one of the policy’s of Waxys! This is completely outrageous and not acceptable in this day and age! I will never...More

1  Thank Daniel S
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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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