Morpeth Arms

58 Millbank, Westminster , London, SW1P 4RW

SquareMeal Review of Morpeth Arms

Built in 1845, this handsome Thames-side tavern occupies the site of old Millbank Gaol. It’s said that the spirits of POMs past (the acronym stands for ‘prisoners of Millbank’) haunt its grim flagstone cellars, protesting about their fate – namely transportation down under. Nowadays, as well as welcoming tourists and Tate Britain visitors, it’s also popular with another bunch that many would gladly see the back of – Westminster policy wonks. To drink, enjoy Young’s cask ales, fine wines and numerous variations on classic bloody Mary; to eat, expect everything from chip butties and hot wings to haloumi, mushroom and pepper burgers, steak and ale pie, grilled haddock salad, crumbles and tarts. A swish upstairs 'spying room' dedicated to Mata Hari looks directly over the river to the MI6 building – so be careful what you say.

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Morpeth Arms is recommended for

Fun | Traditional

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Pimlico Tube Station 286m

Vauxhall Station 685m

Address

Address: 58 Millbank, Westminster , London SW1P 4RW

Area: Westminster

Nearby Landmarks

Office of National Statistics 211m

Vauxhall Bridge 227m

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Telephone: 020 7834 6442

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