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Garlic & Shots

14 Frith St, London W1D 4RD, England (Soho)
(020)-7734-9505
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Ranked #11,048 of 17,294 Restaurants in London
Price range: $0 - $59
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: International
Neighborhood: Soho
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Exeter
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Arrived with an open mind, left unimpressed. The beer is just ok, the garlic beer a real let down, just a garlic clove squeezed into 'ordinary' beer. Wide range of shots, some quite interesting, some bland using poor quality spirits. Food not too bad but the staff could do with cheering up and looking enthused. Won't return.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I took a couple of friends who were visiting from South Korea as I'd been to Garlic and Shots in the past, both in Stockholm and London, and it seemed like different and interesting place to take them. I'd thoroughly enjoyed the food the last time I was here, having had the exact same meal, so I thought nothing could... More

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Camden Town
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

How the hell did that place get the group of positive reviews recently?!?!-Bit suspect that!!! If you want to drink shots and get hammered then go here...right that's the positive stuff out of the way... Went here for some late night food...service was ok.-They(staff) seemed more interested in talking amongst themselves!!! The food was nothing short of shocking.-That bad, that... More

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We enter to have a burger and a beer. In the menu the place states clearly that plates ate all with gerlic. We Anyway we change our mind after ordering 3 plates becouse we had their garlic beer and understood we will not be able to have so much garlic. They understood and did not charge.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Who doesnt like garlic or shots?! This place is underrated! Good shots, good vibes, good people. I do wish the shots were a bit more affordable, since I always want more and the portions are small. But I love to drop by there in between all the posher soho bars.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is a place with great atmosphere and music. It's not some boring posh club so don't expect it to be overly neat. We had some shot- the Garlic Chilli Shot was very good. We also had food which was delicious- -Crayfish Nachos were exquisite - they make their own nacho chips:) -My husband really enjoyed his Chilli Beef and... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Looking for a drink and a bite to eat with friends last Friday in Soho we tracked down Garlic & Shots in Frith Street. I'd heard mixed reviews about the place...personally I loved it! Unpretentious, kooky and not for the 'garlic faint of heart' (as you might expect from the name). I tried the Garlic Beer, and it was very... More

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Went here for drinks but didn't have the food We all had a blood shot, I ended up having a few as everyone else couldn't handle them!!!! we sat in the 'crypt' with the coffin table and told ghost stories. Love the music, love the darkness, love the drink.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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94 reviews 94 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

It is a bit tricky to know where to go when entering this cool place. If you just want drinks head right through the restaurant on street level. Head straight ahead for the backyard seating - pretty neat. But head downstairs to the basement for the coolest experience! Spooky, ooky, cooky! Creepy basement bar but awesome! We were here on... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

One of Soho's wierdest combinations, but a very good one. Would recommend coming here for the shots rather than the food- there is a huge shots menu, which will leave you mortal. Try the Tony Montana. The garlic chilli shot will ensure that where ever you go for the remainder of the evening, you will be treated as a garlic... More

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Additional Information about Garlic & Shots

Address: 14 Frith St, London W1D 4RD, England
Phone Number: (020)-7734-9505
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 59
Cuisine: International

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