The Albany

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The Albany

240 Great Portland Street
Regent's Park
+44 (0)20 7387 0221
Public transport:
Great Portland Street, Underground


3 out of 5 based on 35 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Albany

4.0 out of 5 12 August 2014
by Helena D.

Been here a few times and there's always a lovely atmosphere. Cosy during the day for a lunchtime snack/drink and friendly/lively in the evening. Bar staff are lovely and very helpful! They seem too go out of their way to help.more

3.0 out of 5 1 August 2014
by Adele D.

Friendly pub with normal london price booze. Had a sunday roast this weekend. Good size portions but all of our meals were served luke warm which was disappointing - however a nice size pub with good atmosphere.more

2.0 out of 5 17 March 2014
by Kevin J.

Not a bad location and most of the staff are friendly enough. Prices reasonable and food looked pretty good too. Why two stars then? Purely and simply because they don't allow vaping. In this day and age - and bearing in mind it does no-one any harm - that should be a negative stars review.

Ended up going fifty yards further down the road where the beer was better and I could vape to my...more

5.0 out of 5 9 January 2014
by Jacqui M.

My boyfriend and I spent New Year's Eve (2013-14) here. First we had dinner on the main floor and it was delicious. Seriously everything we had was great. I didn't find the food very run-of-the-mill pub style at all. The wine and beer selection was fantastic.

And then there was the party downstairs, hosted by those awesome Feeling Gloomy boys (it's usually at the Phoenix). Nice atmosphere...more

5.0 out of 5 8 January 2009
by Stephy S.


Coming from America, the notion of a pub is kind of a foreign one to me. The only time I really ever think of pubs is around St. Patty's Day, but even then I avoid them like the plague since they become amateur night. And so, after spending the past several weeks frolicking around London, I've become quite familiar with the ways of the pub.

Some of the things I love about them...