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Porterhouse Bar in Covent Garden, London

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What is Porterhouse bar like?

The Porterhouse is a pub in the heart of Covent Garden that offers a large space to head with a group of friends for an evening of drinking. It is a traditional styled pub over two floors that is crammed with revellers on evenings and weekends. It is not as authentically traditional as pubs like Punch and Judy Pub.

However, it makes up for this with spaciousness and a vibrant atmosphere.

Who would visit this bar?

This is a place to head to for some friendly banter in relaxed surroundings. Be prepared to stand if you come here during the evening as it can get busy - if you're in the right mood this can all add to the fun. This is a down to earth place for tourists and locals of all ages to relax and enjoy a simple drink.

The Porterhouse Pub in Covent Garden
The Porterhouse Pub in Covent Garden

When is the best time to visit?

The bar is open all day (for exact opening times see the official website - link below). If you come during the day you can relax with a pint in quiet surroundings. If you come after work or at weekends you can expect a more vibrant atmosphere and a longer queue at the bar!

Where is the bar situated?

Why should you consider visiting Porterhouse Bar?

This is a good old fashioned pub where you can enjoy a relaxed pint amongst friends. It is large enough to ensure that you should be able to get in, even at busiest times and offers affordable drinks in an area that can be expensive.


The Porterhouse Covent Garden
21 - 22 Maiden Lane
Covent Garden

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7379 7917

Website: Official Porterhouse Pub Website

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