Ain't Nothin' But... The Blues Bar

20 Kingly Street , London, W1B 5PZ

SquareMeal Review of Ain't Nothin' But... The Blues Bar

Arrive before 7.30pm, or be prepared to queue outside. This pecan-toned juke joint – a reasonably authentic tribute to Basin Street – has built up a devoted fan base since opening, & comes flanked by a hickory-smoked hotchpotch of Americana. You might find the next Big Mama Thornton or Screamin’ Jay Hawkins letting rip with deep, gritty, got-it-bad blues during the open mic sessions; otherwise hot jams, harmonicas & boot-scootin’ boogie are provided by house heroes Rollo Markee & the Tail Shakers or Gentleman Tim & the Contenders, seven days a week. To drink, stick with Marlboro Man hooch: Jack Daniel’s, Jim Beam or Johnnie Walker with a Bitburger or beer on the side. Wines for your belle are served by staff whose Southern charm can occasionally go west.

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Ain't Nothin' But... The Blues Bar is recommended for

Dark And Moody | Fun | Live Music Dancing

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Oxford Circus Tube Station 341m

Piccadilly Circus Tube Station 536m

Address

Address: 20 Kingly Street , London W1B 5PZ

Area: Portland Street Regent Street

Opening times

Mon-Thurs 6pm-1am (Thurs -2am) Fri 5pm-2.30am Sat-Sun 3pm-2am (Sun -12M)

Nearby Landmarks

Savile Row 79m

Regent Street 95m

Details

Telephone: 020 7287 0514

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