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The Spice Of Life

#1,894 of 18,274 Restaurants in London
€€ - €€€, British,
6 Moor Street, London W1D 5NA, England
+44 20 7437 7013
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6 Moor Street, London W1D 5NA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

somebody please tell me how I have not found this place by now? My friend Gerry took me out to an open mic here which I confess is the best I have ever been to and played at. The bartenders are polite and swift with...More

Thank Acheini B
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We're very proud of our live music and storied history. Live music every night of the week except Tuesday and Thursday. Open Mic every Monday. Hope to see you at more of our nights!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was slow when we visited. Still the barman was pleasant and efficient. We ordered wine, while some pints and early lunches were served around us. The food looked delicious, if standard bar fare. We'll try it next time. The bar was spotless and tidy,...More

Thank Gonzo185
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hope you enjoyed your visit to London and thank you for reviewing us. Hope to see you when you're next in London. Many thanks.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

Dropped in for a meal and a drink. Nice pub, busy as it was a Saturday afternoon with tennis on the projector screen. Fish & Chips was nice. Colleague bought over food and within two minutes came back to see if it was okay. I...More

Thank MotovatoHampshire_UK
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I'm sorry you felt the service was over the top. We're keen for everyone to enjoy their visit and certainly wouldn't want anyone feeling like they were being rushed. I'm sorry you felt this way. Thanks again. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

We recently had our work Christmas party at the Spice of Life and I can't speak highly enough of it. The space itself is the large, private downstairs room which is well air conditioned and has great acoustics. The staff were amazing and really helpful...More

Thank latka37
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a glowing review. It means a lot to us here and having such praise, especially over the Christmas period, really makes the difference. Look forward to welcoming you again soon and next Christmas...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

I've been coming to this pub for more than twenty years, partly because I used to live in Hertfordshire and this pub is owned and offers ales brewed by a brewery in Hertfordshire. On a brief visit to London, I pondered where to have lunch...More

Thank tomizuta1953
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I didn’t eat to be fair, just here for a drink but this place really hits the mark in being a characterful boozer but modern with a good atmosphere, decent range of drinks etc. Will be a go to pub for me in the west...More

Thank Waddler
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great stuff. So pleased you enjoyed. Look forward to being your go to pub!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Pubs with a good selection of beers are always good to find. This one has a great food menu as well. Service was good and the food arrived promptly and looked great as well as tasting good. The Palace theatre is almost next door so...More

Thank Steve E
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Great to hear such positive comments. We pride ourselves on our food menu and selection of beers. Pleased you enjoy both. Many thanks. Hope to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Really love this gem. Whenever I am in London for a few days I always find myself drawn back here. Good atmosphere and fab food. Hubby and I shared 5 small plates (tapas type). Plates aren't small at all and quality far from small. Great...More

Thank Lorna B
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you so much for your great review. It makes it worthwhile and means a lot to us here that you enjoy each and every visit. I'll pass on your comments to the team. Thanks again. We look forward to seeing you very soon!

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I've been here plenty of times to drink , eat and watch live music downstairs . As pubs go it's not bad . I wish the prices were a bit lower for drinks , but I guess it's just London all over . I don't...More

Thank actingskint
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We're very pleased to have your continual support. Hope to have you back many more times. Thanks again.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

normal pub with normal pub staff on offer, great for us as we were two steps from the hotel....happy days

Thank beardyblade46
Spice_Soho, Manager at The Spice Of Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you. Very handy to be staying right next to the pub. Hope you made the most of it and enjoyed your trip. Hope to see you again.

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Ciara M
22 February 2017|
Response from Spice_Soho | Property representative |
Hi Ciara, Yes, we serve Blue Moon. We hope to see you soon
david h
25 August 2016|
Response from AuldJimmy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The Website says yes, sorry a link is not allowed. ..............Jimmy
Ralph G
8 July 2016|
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Response from Sl8rate | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't call The Spice of Life a typical London pub as it is best known for the Jazz Club in its basement. However, it is a nice enough pub but I wouldn't take children there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Moor Street, London W1D 5NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 7013
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