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Eleanor's Cocktail Bar

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Great for pre-theatre

Met friends for a pre-theatre snack and drink - nice and central, smart surroundings, good... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2015
London, England, United Kingdom
Great for a drink after dinner

Great bar in a superb hotel. Went for a night cap after dinner . The glasses of dry white vine was... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2015
Bergen, Norway
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  • Average9%
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Jan 4, 2017
“Quite and very low lighting - a nice rendezous for a proper talk”
Oct 19, 2015
“Great for pre-theatre”
he Strand bar, London, is the perfect place to enjoy a pre-dinner or post-work drink, an informal meeting or a bite to eat in Victorian yet friendly surroundings. Don't miss the live music every Friday night, when you can sit back and relax in this...more
Strand, London WC2N 5HX, England
Covent Garden
+44 871 376 9012
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

The Charing Cross Hotel looks swell these days, and it is EXTREMELY useful having a bar so close to Charing Cross Station. I met an old, old friend so we could catch up after several years and we wanted somewhere not shouty, with comfy chairs...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed October 19, 2015

Met friends for a pre-theatre snack and drink - nice and central, smart surroundings, good small-plate choice, and varied drinks menu. Very pleasant.

Thank sarahcg66
Reviewed October 15, 2015

A beautiful classic champagne cocktail in relaxing surrounds . Attentive service and competitive prices

Thank scarinrahn
Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

We visited the bar before our faulty towers experience meal. The bar staff were very helpful to a gentleman who wanted a martini, they made him one in a cocktail shaker. One of our party ordered a tea and one of the staff took it...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Great bar in a superb hotel. Went for a night cap after dinner . The glasses of dry white vine was very nice and the place is nice to sit and relax

Reviewed September 1, 2015

Friendly bar, reasonably priced considering where it's located, and great service - would recommend.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Used this bar whilst staying at the Amba Hotel, before and after attending theatre - Excellent and friendly service, and prices were fair for London. All part of the very good Amba experience..

Thank Highland2
Reviewed July 20, 2015

take a seat at the bar and enjoy a glass of English sparkling wine after your theatre outing or perhaps after enjoying dinner in the restaurant.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed December 1, 2014

If time allows we often pop in here for a cocktail or several when in London either to fortify us for the evening ahead or to relax before heading home. It is so convenient for both the overground and underground stations. The service can be...More

Thank J D
Reviewed November 11, 2014

The food was very good. I had a hamburger and chips.The service was also very good. The prices were reasonable.

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