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Horse & Groom, Great Portland Street, Mayfair, W1

Jack Cutforth
horseandgroom

Visited: Thursday 4 February by JC

Isn’t it weird how many Samuel Smiths pubs there are around Oxford Street, one of the most expensive areas in London? We’re

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Feb 16 16

The Finery, Great Castle Street, Oxford Circus, W1

Jack Cutforth
finery

Visited: Tuesday 26 January by JC

This place used to be called the Old Explorer, until recently when it got a refurb and fancy new name. And let’s face it, quite a wanky name.

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Feb 7 16

Duke of York, Dering Street, Mayfair, W1

Jack Cutforth
The Duke of York

Visited: Tuesday 19 January by JC & JB

This was the third and final pub on a mini crawl around the Oxford Street area, following The

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Feb 7 16

Shakespeare’s Head, Carnaby Street, W1

Jack Cutforth
Shakespeare's Head

Visited: Tuesday 19 January by JC & JB

This is another Carnaby Street pub in which Boozehound team members used to meet for swift post-work pints in the days

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Feb 6 16

The Clachan, Kingly Street, Soho, W1

Jack Cutforth
The Clachan

Visited: Tuesday 19 January by JC & JB

I didn’t know what a Clachan was so before writing this review I looked it up and apparently it’s just a very small

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Feb 1 16

The Golden Lion, Dean Street, Soho, W1

Jack Cutforth
The Golden Lion

Visited: Saturday 16 January by JB & JC

Now here’s a pub which can serve a very useful purpose. And that purpose is: you’re in Soho and looking for your next

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Feb 1 16

Bradley’s Spanish Bar, Hanway Street, Soho, W1

Jack Cutforth
Bradley's Spanish Bar

Visited: Saturday 16 January by JB & JC

This is a very unassuming and shabby Soho pub. And we mean that as a compliment. Not so much somewhere you’d go if you’ve

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Feb 1 16

The Toucan, Carlisle Street, Soho, W1

Jack Cutforth
The Toucan

Visited: Saturday 16 January by JB & JC

When I first arrived in this pub, having survived the hellish journey to Oxford Circus on a Saturday, followed by the hellish slog up Oxford Street (we

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Jan 25 16

The George, Great Portland Street, Oxford Circus, W1

Jack Cutforth
George web

Visited: Monday 11 January by JC

The George is a member of the not-that-exclusive group of pubs in which I have frittered away a few too many worknights, and far too much money.

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Jan 19 16

The Royal George, Charing Cross Road, Soho

Jack Cutforth
Royal George

Visited: Tuesday 5 January by JC

Sit down, strap in and brace yourself for a piece of fucking history: this is the pub in which the idea for Boozehound first hatched in my deranged mind. I know

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