57 Greek Street

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An underground speakeasy in the heart of Soho...

I almost don’t want to include this for fear of it becoming too popular. But I can trust you to keep it to yourself right? Situated down a flight of steps, behind a seemingly ordinary door that reads ‘number 57’, it’s a great hangout to have a few late night drinks in Soho. The bar feels like an exaggerated version of a Prohibition-era New York speakeasy. The walls are covered in so much Italian-American memorabilia that it feels like a joyous pastiche of itself. Al Capone, Joe Pesci, and Marlon Brando all watch over you while you sip. The drinks are cheap, the atmosphere is always buzzing, and in a city where everything seems so over-hyped, it’s nice to feel you’re in on a secret. At least it was, until I wrote this.

written by mzuza on 2011-12-03 in #world #locations #soho #lcg #night-on-the-town #london #bar

One Comment

  1. pomps
    pomps ·

    nice place to go for a drink :)

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