Category Archives: Westminister

The Cardinal – 3 Curtains

På Dorsk Just behind Westminister Cathedral. off the beaten track in a quiet neighborhood, lies The Cardinal. It is a Victorian pub worth visiting. There is a big island bar, with plenty of room to mingle around. The panels are … Continue reading

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The Marquis of Granby – 2 Curtains

På Dorsk A below average pub in Westminster. The history of the man who has named this bar is more interesting than the bar! But first the bar! You have some nice booths along the walls – separated by glass. … Continue reading

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The Royal Oak – 3 Curtains

På Dorsk Off the beaten track not so far from Victoria lies this corner pub.  It is a big and light pub with yellow walls.  There are good sofas/benches along the walls. The bar itself is quite small.  There is … Continue reading

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The Albert – 2 Curtains

På Dorsk I have passed this pub on several occasions when I have been to London.  The reviews a read also were pretty good, so I went in with high expectations, but boy was I disappointed!!  It is a tourist … Continue reading

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Buckingham Arms – 4 Curtains

På Dorsk This public house is also situated in the back streets not so far from Victoria Station adn St. James Park.  It is a beautiful pub from 1804, and has just been refurbished.  There is a big, very nice … Continue reading

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Barley Mow – 4 Curtains

På Dorsk A pleasant surprise! A rather big pub with a large half island bar.  There is a larger selection of beers than usual.  Both lagers and ales.  Even though it is big, it feels cozy, since it is divided … Continue reading

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The Victoria – 3 Curtains

På Dorsk It is a loooong entrance from the street, almost like the old saloons of the wild west. This impression is confirmed when you enter. There are thick logs in the ceiling, and there is a wood and saloon … Continue reading

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The Red Lion – Westminister – 4 Curtains

På Dorsk The oldest pub, with the most popular pub name? Just around the corner from the Parliament lies this wonderful pub. There is supposed to be an inn or pub here since 1435. The Red Lion itself is 110 … Continue reading

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The Olde Shades – 3 Curtains

På Dorsk If you stand at Trafalgar Square, and follows Lord Nelson’s fixed glare, you will see that he has spotted “The Olde Shades. The bar is long and Narrow. It is split into 3 sections. The first, a traditional … Continue reading

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Duke of York – 3 Curtains

På Dorsk Just around the corner from Victoria Station is this old traditional pub. The bar is nice with a half island bar. The staff is students from the United Nations. It’s quite large, and you have booths, and at … Continue reading

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