The Porterhouse is renowned for the wide selection of porters, stouts, and ales on offer, brewed at their own Dublin brewery. Customers can also choose from hundreds of brands of bottled beers from around the world. They serve a range of modern bar cuisine with an Irish flavour. There is live music every night from Wednesday to Saturday, and a traditional Irish music session on Sunday afternoons. A big screen TV shows all the major sporting events. Catering for private parties of up to 200 people.
Venue Details & Map
21-22 Maiden LaneCovent GardenLondonWC2E 7NA
- +44 (0)20 7379 7917
- Public transport:
- Covent Garden, Underground
Fun place to come to mix things up from a regular pub. Live music on Saturday night playing rock covers (maybe other nights as well?)
Drinks aren't super expensive. Enjoyed some pints of the pale ale then moved to gin and tonics. Lots of floors to be on but the basement was where the music was.more
The place is huge and they have a wide selection of beers. The staff was friendly and did the job well. I thought it would take a long time because of the size of the place, but everything was served pretty quickly. It was 6pm on a Sunday and they didn't have any more draft beers though. Very good fish and chips.more
We visited the Porterhouse to watch a Rugby World Cup quarter final game. Outside is a decent sized smoking area with umbrellas, tables, chairs and a screen. Outdoor heaters would be a pleasant addition for the winter!
Inside the Irish pub is like a rabbit warren - split over three or four floors, there are multiple bars, ante-rooms, nooks and crannies. It was well set-up for the rugby, with...more
I love how big this place is, though it doesn't look it from outside, so you can always find a place to perch. I love the crazy staircases that make you feel like you're in an Escher painting, or Hogwarts, that link all the levels together and make you feel like you may never get back out to the ground floor where you started. I love the overload of shiny lacquered wood around the bar, and...more
Porterhouse is a complete maze of floors and stairs but once you've worked out how to get from your table to the bar you're fine!
A couple of friends were visiting London and staying in Covent Garden a few weekends ago and we met up for Sunday lunch. Whilst deciding where to go I found it really hard to find somewhere that did a good Sunday roast and wasn't ridiculously expensive close to...more