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) #7,215 of 18,197 Restaurants in London $ , Irish,
19 Carlisle Street, London W1D 3BY, England
+44 20 7437 4123
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“small pub” (2 reviews)
“soho” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Pub, Irish, Bar, Grill
19 Carlisle Street, London W1D 3BY, England
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nothing remarkable, but a nice little bolthole at any time of day for a quick drink. Just off the beaten track, and worth an hour or so of your time.

Thank barrera
A TripAdvisor Member
Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother and I wandered around the Tottenham Court Road area and called into the Toucan and was very impressed. The bar tender was very friendly and the Meantime Pale Ale was very refreshing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Favourite bar in the area, small but lively, serving top rate pint of guiness, also renowed as being the place Jimi Hendrix played his first London gig

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This used to be our waterhole as we work around the corner but after an incident in this pub where I was racially abused but a punter and an awful manager who then called the police on me I (and our entire office) have not...More

1  Thank Sina A
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The bar tender over charged on purpose, lied when asked for a receipt and gave one that was dated an hour prior to the order and agreed to give back the real one he hide and to refund when the police was called... definitely not...More

3  Thank Granghon
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This pub is based on a great location tucked in a quieter backdrop of the bust streets of Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Street and a short walk to Soho. The Guinness is great and decor is good. I great to pop into to get...More

Thank geofferinho
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Toucan pub has the best Guinness in London. The staff is very kind and the place is so nice! Well located and easily accessible for those in the center shopping on Piccadilly and strolling through SoHos

1  Thank Laís D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Okay I would say unique but very little is and I'm sure there are other bars very similar to this. Anyway, skipping the semantics, this place is small, tiny you might say, and while not wishing to enter the debate about 'best Guinness' they do...More

Thank mark f
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This is one small pub - but it really is more about the outdoor area as I discovered. Even on a cold December night the heaters kept things toasty warm. I don't drink Guiness which is a bit of a waste as this place is...More

Thank BoutiqueAdventurer
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite pubs in london, been coming here for years. No frills, just a great pint of Guinness. They've now branched out with a couple of lagers but that hasn't spoilt the place. Pretty reasonably priced for soho too.

Thank Emteekay
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pub, Irish, Bar, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Carlisle Street, London W1D 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 4123
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