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The Dog & Duck

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Address: 18 Bateman Street | Soho, London W1D 3AJ, England
Phone Number: 020 7494 0697
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Activities: Drinking
Description: You will find The Dog and Duck in Soho London within a short stroll of...
You will find The Dog and Duck in Soho London within a short stroll of Dean Street, Greek Street and Frith Street - however you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.The Dog and Duck is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
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Nice little cosy pub

Friendly staff, lovely craft lager (blue moon with some orange in it!!), cosy seats at the back of the pub or near the bar. There was a restaurant upstairs which looked busy but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We had an excellent pub meal here. The food was great and the surrounding excellent. We really enjoyed ourselves and would visit again

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Went here yesterday for drinks with a friend. The place is well located, in the middle of Soho. It certainly looks the part - a quaint Victorian Pub on the street corner - what makes Pubs so uniquely British. However, inside it is just a bit too small, with hardly any room to stand by the bar. Fortunately we got... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Unfortunately always full of people, anytime we walked around. Last time we went around we bought 2 beers for standing, but we didn't enjoy it...There´s even not a place for people to stand in front of the bar so you have to stand out on the sidewalk with many other people.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We dined in a small room upstairs with four other tables. When we came there the pop music was absolutely blaring, with the other guests struggling to talk over the noise. It struck me as strange choice for the milieu. To turn down the music the waitress had to make a gentleman at a neighboring table stand up so that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Friendly staff, lovely craft lager (blue moon with some orange in it!!), cosy seats at the back of the pub or near the bar. There was a restaurant upstairs which looked busy but we didn't go.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We enjoyed a meal here before theatre - good food although not huge portions - would recommend the ocean pie although veg were cold.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Love this pub, always busy and bustling, with friendly service, and a good array of drinks. Ive not managed to get a seat very often but its never stopped us from popping in whenever were in Soho.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Came here 2 days ago and instantly fell in love with everything. Its so rare to find something so preserved in a vast expanding London. The cask master (think his name was James) showed me and told me what ales he reccomended, and even let me have a cheeky littile taster of a couple. And his smile is what you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We visited this place a few weeks ago while touring the city - the place is super busy and there's loads of good drinks to bed had. I recommend going on a Friday night out in Soho

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Its hard to conceive that this area was once the preserve of royal hunting grounds, and we felt proud to be patrons just like Mozart, Constable and Rossetti, let alone, Orwell, did way back when. The present pub dates back from 1897 and contains a large quantity of the highly glazed tiles that were popular in their day. I can... More 

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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 most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighborhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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