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The Blackfriar (Bar)

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174 Queen Victoria Street, City of London, London, EC4V 4EG
Cuisine: Pub
Tel: 020 7236 5474 | Transport: Blackfriars | Write review

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This isn't London's oldest pub - even though it's built on the foundations of 13th century friary, it only opened in 1875 - but this wonderfully unusual City of London boozer makes the Top 10 because it is London's only surviving art nouveau pub. A dark, deceptively roomy pub with walls depicting medieval life in distinctive, simplistic Edwardian style, The Blackfriar is a perfect architectural encapsulation of how London has continuously called on its rich history to inspire its cultural advancement.

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“This is a pub for pub bores and I don't mean it in a bad way. It looks Great on the outside and fantasic on the inside, a one off. Push past the pubspotters and enjoy a few.”
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fagin, [ Unknown ] (17 years 4 months 9 days ago)

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  • Cuisine Type: Pub
  • Dress Code: Not Specified
  • Group: Nicholson's


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Venue ID: 1983

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