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Experimental Cocktail Club

#15,278 of 18,323 Restaurants in London
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13A Gerrard Road, London N1 8AY, England
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible33%
5 Feb 2018
“Nice atmosphere with pricy cocktails”
17 Dec 2017
“Plusses and minuses”
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13A Gerrard Road, London N1 8AY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has a hidden entrance. Even with the map I walked past it. Once you are in, the first question is „do you have a reservation?“. Could be more welcoming if you don’t have a reservation! It’s very dark but it goes with the ambience!...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic night here, the staff were on top form, the atmosphere was amazing and the drinks were top notch, if you can find it.....(hidden gem) then go for an amazing experience!!! Perfecto!

Thank Christian E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! We popped in after a late Sunday lunch to finish our evening off with a couple of drinks. We got a warm welcome and some outstanding cocktails from a team who obviously take a lot of pride in what they do. If...More

Thank TraceyAttenborough
Reviewed 8 February 2018

It was pretty hard to find the Cocktail paradise at first place, bet its part of the experience. After 15 min walking around in China town - I managed to find the secret magic door. Inside was like in an old attic with scary stairs....More

Thank Ola_Olina
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The place itself is good if you have a Reservation, very little option to stand around and. put your glasses somewhere. The Cocktails are nice, but very expensive even for London Standards. On top they sometimes are served only about 80% up to the glass...More

Thank Marco Manuel B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Slightly over priced. All of the cocktails have too many things in them but still tasty. Hard to find but that's part of the fun.

Thank L A C
Reviewed 17 December 2017

The low lights, piped music and speakeasy atmosphere are appealing. It kind if feels illegal even if it's not. But why oh why are the drinks so expensive . . . £10-15 a go! Maybe this is their way of attracting a crowd fir whom...More

Thank pete-fran
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We had a map. We had a map app on our iPhones, we walked up and down Gerrard Street in Chinatown several times. Alas, we could not find anything resembling a bar – I guess that is the essence of a Speakeasy. Finally, we asked...More

Thank Phileas_Blog
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I came here before going to see a show. When we arrived the staff were so friendly and we thought we'd found a nice little hidden gem. We asked the barman for a rum based cocktail, to which the tumbler glass was...More

1  Thank Burnsy11
Reviewed 22 October 2017

great cocktails and good gimmick on the entrance. upstairs, meh and crowded. had reserved a table and were just pushed onto a corner bench

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20 January 2017|
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Response from boombangabang | Reviewed this property |
Bouncers' prerogative unfortunately. The people in front of us were very casually dressed (leisurewear) and got turned away with an excuse. We were a bit smarter and got in.
25 July 2015|
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Response from Titillator | Reviewed this property |
It amazes me how any establishment ignores the complaints of clients against their staff.. and mostly it's about one solitary employee.. this tells you how poor the management is at ECC!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13A Gerrard Road, London N1 8AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
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