Gordon's Wine Bar


Gordon's Wine Bar is an institution in London's drinking circles with the speciality being fortified wines. Served from wooden casks behind the bar, this gives it a slightly eccentric feel. They also serve a variety of English dishes. Outside seating is provided on the terrace.

This content has been supplied by Gordon's Wine Bar

Venue Details & Map

Gordon's Wine Bar

47 Villiers Street
Charing Cross
+44 (0)20 7930 1408
Public transport:
London Charing Cross, National Railway
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews


4 out of 5 based on 301 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Gordon's Wine Bar

4.0 out of 5 11 June 2015
by Michael Y.

I enjoyed my time at Gordon's Wine Bar. I wasn't sure what to expect, as I am not necessarily a cheese and wine expert and I felt out of my depth. However, they were very helpful with helping me match my cheeses to my wines. I was smitten with the kir royale!

We sat in the cellar, which was a very unique experience. While it was a beautiful day, I strongly suggest trying this out. In the...more

5.0 out of 5 27 May 2015
by Rachel B.

I'm such a Gordon's fan. We had heard about it from a friend after sharing our love of fine cheeses, so came here with the sole purpose to drink wine and eat cheese and not feel ashamed about it. Thank God for Google maps because we would have missed it if we had been wandering the streets of Embankment looking for your average pit stop pub.

The actual inside of Gordon's is so tiny and feels...more

4.0 out of 5 8 May 2015
by Greg R.

The oldest wine bar in London and it's a great place to enjoy a couple of bottles of red. The place can get rammed after 5pm, so be prepared for that.

They also offer various snacks (cheese, olives, bread, etc) to accompany your wine.

Don't hesitate on goingmore

5.0 out of 5 13 March 2015
by Melanie R.

This is the cutest little spot and the perfect place for all you wine lovers out there. You sit in little nooks cut out of the rock under Villiers street and the wine list is extensive and impressive. Not bad prices either. This is a popular place though so be warned...if you want a seat in those nooks...get there early or be prepared to stand around (whilst trying the amazing wines of...more

5.0 out of 5 8 February 2015
by Claire W.


Fun place for groups.

Beautiful caverns inside.

Heat lamps outside.

Immense wine selection.

Barrel Tables.

Greenery outside.

Always a good time.



Trendy & posh vibe.



Cash Only.

Always full inside.

Crazy busy.

Closes outside at 10.30PM.more

Look for similar items by category

Is Gordon's Wine Bar your business?

Find out how you can update and improve this listing.