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50-54 Blandford StreetLondonW1U 7HX
- +44 (0)20 7935 0835
Sexy, expensive, cave-like. Super swanky. Quite a gem of a joint.
So, expensive? Yes. Honestly, I'm not a huge cocktail fan. They are fine but in the end, I'm pretty cool with a £4 - $6 beer vs a £12 cocktail. That I will also sip in 1/10 the time to drink the beer.
But I recognize a good cocktail place. And Purl is on that list. I really like this joint for an intimate date or for a group....more
What can you say about a place that gives you 'inebriation sandwiches' before you order their cocktails?
I'm always a fan of speakeasy bars but this one was something a bit special. It didn't have any secret knocks to get in or a hidden door, it wasn't even difficult to find because it doesn't need to be. Purl is magical from the moment you walk through the door and take a seat on those...more
A couple of first for me with this place, 1. you have to book online to get a table but you are only drinking! 2. The drinks are some outrageous cocktail concoctions. and did I mention no food, well apart form the cucumber sandwich which greeted us before our first drinks.
I suspect dependant on which day of the week you come here you might get in without a booking as there were two people...more
Walked past this on many occasions and checked out what it was about on Yelp so was excited about coming here.
Booked easily on line. Don't get confused by this, you are not booking dinner but just a table in this wonderful establishment. We came here on a Wednesday evening so it was relatively quiet although a fair number of people were coming as we left.
We only came for a quick drink...more
This place has awesome reviews, and I'm sure I'd loved to have tried their supposedly awesome drinks. Unfortunately, absolutely abysmal customer service stopped me from having that opportunity.
Two of my friends booked here for a large group to celebrate a special event weeks in advance. We arrived at the designated time, only to be told that the reservation was "only for 2 people." The...more