We only called in for a drink on our way elsewhere, but stayed for more. What a gorgeous little 1930s time capsule this is! However did it survive without being 'improved'?Lovely beer, too.
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The most striking thing about The Duke is it's unspoilt 1930's interior. Unlike the vast majority of pubs in London it hasn't been heavily modernised and thus retains bags of character. This was my first visit for more than 15 years and the place seemed...More
We happened to see a small sign advertising The Duke and we thought to go and have a look. It looked like a traditional English pub and every table in the bar area was taken. The rear restaurant room had wooden booths and was very...More
Super-cute little corner pub with tons of atmosphere and all its original 1930s fixtures and fittings still intact. Food is pretty average but the portions are generous and prices are fair. And I love the dining room with its cosy wooden booths and an open...More
this is a lovely place, wooden booths, great lady behind the bar running everything, nice mix of people, and a fire on cold nights. The food is good and freshly prepared - and there is a nice selection of well chosen wines and (I am...More
Called in for lunch before visiting the British Museum,so glad we did. Good selection of real ales-try before you buy encouraged. Excellent home made beef pie for a tenner, friendly waitress service. Will know where to head for if in this part of London again.
Called in for lunch. We have lived quite close nearby for over four years but only just noticed it. Lovely old fashioned pub with music to suit. It was quiet today (Saturday lunch), so really tranquil for central London. And not at all pretentious which...More
I've walked from Russell Square tube to the Eastman Dental Hospital many, many times but today was the first time I've noticed a sign at the entrance to Doughty Mews advertising the presence of a pub! It proudly states "Built 1938" and, after pushing open...More
I visited this pub well over a year ago and as we were back in London in September 2016 we decided to try it again. We were not disappointed and found staff very professional food was superb and choice of beers and wines excellant. We...More