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Retro Bar

2 George Court, London WC2N 6HH, England
+44 20 7321 2811
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Great Decor

A mixed crowd of us stopped in here for a drink earlier this month on a Saturday night, it was... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Belfast, United Kingdom
Fun and friendly

Four of us popped in for a pre show drink. We are a group of middle aged women visiting London from... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Northampton, United Kingdom
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2 George Court, London WC2N 6HH, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
+44 20 7321 2811
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

A mixed crowd of us stopped in here for a drink earlier this month on a Saturday night, it was reasonably busy but not enough to be a problem (infact there were alot of people outside anyway). They stood by their name, with the DJ...More

Thank Mumble_Swerve
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Four of us popped in for a pre show drink. We are a group of middle aged women visiting London from a rural village. As soon as we went upstairs we were made to feel welcome and the place had a wonderful friendly atmosphere. Drinks...More

Thank Littlebooots
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I just walked in here, was standing at the bar waiting to get served, two people got served before me. What has happened in London to the art of good bartending? The guy realised that I should of been served and apologised. Then wished me...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tucked away down a side street this was a great little find for a pre theatre drink. Lovely friendly atmosphere and some great photos on the walls

Thank sandydee_7
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

A little escape from the Saturday crowds in charring cross and the strand ! Nice friendly environment and a little quieter in the afternoons Check if out

Thank Cce2572
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I LOVE this bar. It's been my favourite gay bar in London for years. So that's why I was so disappointed to be turned away with my friends and their sleeping 2 year old in a pram early on Saturday afternoon. It seems the pink...More

Thank FannyLaRoux
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This is the place to meet for a catch up with friends on a Friday evening. Friendly relaxed great bar. Also you're not ripped off with drink prices in the centre of London

1  Thank Martin G
Reviewed 2 December 2016

It's nice to be treated like a regular, even on your first vist. I go to Retro Bar regulalrly, but not often. Over the past 2 years I've been there 6-8 times. Most visits are to enjoy a stand-up comedy night in the upstairs room,...More

1  Thank JRBrookes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We always come here if we are seeing a Show in and around Charring Cross as it's a fantastic little bar. It's down an alleyway and very unassuming but it's got a fab group of people who are a bit different to the 'other' bars...More

2  Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I have only ever been here during the day and it is a lovely retreat from the bustle of London. It is hidden down a side alley off the Strand and we have always enjoyed a quiet drink here.

2  Thank pdobison
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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