Black Rock 333

9 Christopher Street , London, EC2A 2BS

  • Black Rock London city bar
  • Black Rock London city bar

SquareMeal Review of Black Rock

This little sibling of nearby Worship Street Whistling Shop is a foxy modern Tokyo-style shrine to whisky with a unique centrepiece that’s guaranteed to provide tomorrow morning's talking point in the office – at least for Black Rock virgins. Dispensed from taps at one end, BR’s house whiskies course through parallel glass-covered channels, cut into a 20-foot transect of a fallen ancient oak transformed into a communal table. Upwards of 250 class-act malts and boss blends from distillers worldwide are displayed in glass cabinets, all grouped by flavour, style and price-point (from £7 per 35ml dram) to encourage experimentation. Alternatively, a dialled-down list of spot-on stirs includes Campfire (Bulleit, Lagavulin and smoked marshmallow) and Rice (a mix of Nikka Barrel whisky, ‘popcorn’ green tea, saké and coconut water) – one of several highballs to try with haggis balls and baked oysters at this solid City investment.   


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Black Rock is recommended for

Buzzy | Cool | Dark And Moody | Dates | Special Occasions Over 40S

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Liverpool Street Station 23m

Moorgate Station 302m

Address

Address: 9 Christopher Street , London EC2A 2BS

Area: Moorgate Liverpool Street

Opening times

Mon-Sat 5pm-12M

Nearby Landmarks

Liverpool Street 408m

The Brewery 521m

Details

Telephone: 020 7247 4580

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Cuisine: Bars

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