The Lucky Pig 22

5 Clipstone Street , London, W1W 6BB

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SquareMeal Review of The Lucky Pig

Happy is the imbiber who waters at this trough, one of London's more plausible speakeasies in a quarter that's not exactly stoked with ‘cred' cocktail joints. Appealingly done out like a seedy Prohibition-era joint, Lucky Pig’s chaises longues and cushion-strewn, curtained-off vaults are perfect for a spot of canoodling, while weekends bring the live sounds of red-hot mamas, be-bop cats, Brylcreem-slick balladeers and rollicking DJ sets. To drink, order retro ‘giggle water’ (Sidecar or French Martini), or modern mixes dreamed up with the Fitzrovia and Marylebone mob in mind: Bullet Proof, Luciano Sour and Fingers Crossed (Zacapa 23 rum, Mozart chocolate liqueur, Pimento Dram rum-based liqueur, Coco Pops milk and Aztec bitters). For solid fuel, pick at pizzas, cheeses or a charcuterie platter – not such a lucky pig after all.

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The Lucky Pig is recommended for

Cool | Cosy | Dark And Moody | Fun | Traditional | Dates

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Great Portland Street Tube Station 290m

Regents Park Tube Station 363m

Address

Address: 5 Clipstone Street , London W1W 6BB

Area: Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia

Opening times

Tues-Fri 5pm-12M (Thurs -1.30am Fri -2.30am) Sat 6pm- 2.30am)

Nearby Landmarks

University of Westminster 74m

Royal Institute of British Architects 189m

Details

Telephone: 020 7436 0035

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