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Village Soho

#863 of 1,195 Nightlife in London
Closed Now: 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Good drinks, tight space

Village Soho is a rather tight space for a gay bar, but it seems to be quite popular. Went twice... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Swimbikemd
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Boston, Massachusetts
great crowd

super fun night and amazing cocktails. Amazing for big groups aswell as small ones . tonnes of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RIU93
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5 days ago
“Good drinks, tight space”
Aug 7, 2018
“Very Cheesy Place”
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The Village has become a firm fixture on Soho's gay scene since opening in 1991. The Village was the first of its kind to be opened in London and since then there have been dozens of bars who have copied its successful formula. The Village really...more
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81 Wardour Street | Soho, London W1D 6QD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

super fun night and amazing cocktails. Amazing for big groups aswell as small ones . tonnes of space and sitting bar isnt too crowded . great service and friendly staff

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Village Soho is a rather tight space for a gay bar, but it seems to be quite popular. Went twice: first night it was rather quiet with only one area and entrance active. Drinks were a good selection even for the picky drinker. Second time...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were having a great time and after 5 hours of spending our evening and a LOT of money here, we were denied entry back in, just after stepping out to accompany a friend who needed a smoke. Not just that, we were told to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Krithika R
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

I can’t believe with this temperature outside they leave open the doors. It is ducking freezing inside. Everybody with the jackets on!!! I am regularly visiting this bar, but lately the bartender in the back area looks like he doesn’t care of nothing at all....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank albertorW1606OC
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Not point of coming here, the bouncers just profile screen you and if you’re not their cup of tea, they won’t let you in. Absolute disgrace, just shut it down and make it into a restaurant

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Stfntd
Reviewed January 2, 2019

I wouldn't normally write such a negative review, but after reading all the comments about this bar, I am glad I am not alone in my view on the venue, bouncers and staff that work at Village Soho, AWFUL! We came here after a Christmas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Fay M
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Arrived here with two friends - one of whom is Asian. My Asian friend was told “you’re not getting in here tonight” upon arrival. When my other (white) friend asked why he was being denied entry no reason was given, just that he was not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kelvinm2019
Reviewed January 1, 2019

really enjoy the cocktails and the staff. Can get busy very quickly but fun all the same. set right in soho so can walk to other bars nearby. Cant Fault it

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Markiemoo007
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Went in there to get drinks and really nice atmosphere and cute staff , but when other people from our group attempted to enter they were barred by the bouncer who claimed it was a "private party" (despite me and my friends being in there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cassdetos
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

I am regularly visiting this bar, but lately the bartender in the back area looks like he doesn’t care of nothing at all. Today I almost have to shout at him to let him know I was waiting for someone to serve me even when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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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
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Peter K
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He has little Man Syndrome , thats his way of making self bigger , what a small minded Idiot the Door Man has made him self out to be , it used to be a good Pub 20 yrs ago
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