2 George Court, Charing Cross, London, WC2N 6HH
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Only a few months since my last review, but it's lost a star.
The last few visits to my favourite bar in town have been disappointing to say the least. The service has gone downhill.
A friend had booked the upstairs for her birthday and the service was shocking. The barman, who I've known to be rude before was on top form. Very offensive, shout-y and overcharged me twice on drinks. I feel...more
What a win. A visiting friend discovered this gay bar (thanks Yelp!) while in London and brought me along to check it out. The drinks were CHEAP, especially considering the area. £3 for Smirnoff drinks that magically got even less expensive the more you ordered (2 doubles for £8? I'll take it!).
The music was FANTASTIC (pet shop boys, Morrissey, the cure, the ronnettes) and atmosphere really...more
I've been to Retro Bar a few times now and each time it never lets me down. The best time was after a Prosecco fuelled birthday brunch a few years ago and we felt we wanted a few more drinks and time to hang out some more and have a good time. This is exactly what we got at Retro Bar.
The bar is nothing special to look at in terms of attractiveness but that's why you should never judge a...more
I-- I'll do anything that you want me to do,
And I'll do almost anything that you want me to do,
But I can't go for that, (No can do)
No, I can't go for that, (No can do)
Oh, I can't go for that, (No can do)*
That sums up my opinion of Retro (also what I said when I went out with someone who was into diapers...no thanks!). I gave it a shot, but I just can't go for that. There was nothing...more