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The Old Bank of England, EC4

194 Fleet Street
EC4
EC4A 2LT
Phone: 02074302255
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Fuller's

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Tris C left this review about The Old Bank of England

A former regular haunt and not visited since the early 2000s. The interior was rather grand but appears to have undergone a bit of hipsterfication, judging by the photos on the McMullen's website. One of the main reasons to visit is the high, grand peripheral gallery which affords commanding views out over the hoi polloi drinking below ;-).

On 14th July 2021 - no rating submitted
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Rex Rattus left this review about The Old Bank of England

I paid my first visit to this magnificent pub since its fairly recent takeover by McMullens. Four handpumps were clipped, but seeing my interest in them the barman immediately told me that McMullen's AK and IPA were "coming soon", leaving only McMullen's Country, and London Pride for some reason. That's not particularly good for a pub of this size. On the plus side, the helpful barman checked the availability with the kitchen of a particular sandwich that Mrs R ordered as it was showing as unavailable on the till. Sandwiches were around £7 or £8 as I recall.

As far as I could tell McMullen's haven't made any changes to it, and I can't imagine why they would want to. This is still one of the more spectacular pubs around, even if it wasn't originally built as a pub.

On 18th March 2019 - rating: 7
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hondo . left this review about The Old Bank of England

Can't add to the extensive reviews of the interior below. Fuller's seem to have nailed the bank conversion modus operandi and this is well worth a look.

On 25th November 2016 - no rating submitted
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Steve C
City Thameslink, 0.44 miles, 8 min walk (show)
Farringdon (London), 0.67 miles, 12 min walk (show)
London Blackfriars, 2.38 miles, 45 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Old Bank of England, EC4
14th Jul 2021, 18:12
Review submitted by Tris C
 
27th Nov 2019, 12:09
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Car Park : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Darts : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Function Room : Yes last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 25 November 2016 by hondo .
  • Jukebox : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Karaoke : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Live Music : No last updated 16 January 2020 by Tris C
  • Micropub : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Pinball : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Pool Table : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Quiz Night : No last updated 16 January 2020 by Tris C
  • Real Ale : Yes - McMullen's. - last updated 14 July 2021 by Tris C
  • Real Cider : No last updated 13 September 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 25 November 2016 by hondo .
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