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Aces & Eights
Fortess RoadLondonNW5 2HP
- +44 20 7485 4033
Great location - this is conveniently located across the road from both The Dome and Boston Music Rooms, making it a prime location for pre-drinks before gigs. Even better is the happy hour between 6pm and 8pm every day (except Saturday) when all cocktails are 2-4-1. I highly recommend both the mint julep and Long Island iced tea; they're delicious and well made. The service can be a little...more
Update: came here on a Monday and the whole vibe was way better - less crowded, good happy hour deals and good pizza deals. Would definitely come back on the right night.more
Good vibe and a nice mix of clientele. A dimly lit dive bar with good tunes playing on the juke box. Drink prices are reasonable and noticed they sometimes to offers i.e 2-4-1 on certain drinks. Also do good pizzas although the guy making them can be a bit of a miserable sod if you try and crack a smile at him.more
Delicious pizza, nice drinks, and a fun venue downstairs!
We were there to attend the live recording of the No Such Thing As A Fish podcast from QI. It was great fun! We had pizza beforehand and afterward we were able to sit upstairs with the podcast folk and have a nice chat and drinks. Delightful!more
So we arrived as instructed to a fairly empty Aces & Eights, but then again it was only 6pm. We were here for pre-gig food and drinks.
The place is dark and dingy in a purposeful way, with gig poster wall paper and neon lights. There are wooden booths all around the edge of the space, with a long bench in the middle space. Most of these were occupied with one or two patrons, who were there...more