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Milroy's of Soho

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Open Now: 10:00 - 19:00
Open today: 10:00 - 19:00
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Great location - great drinks and good service

Great location, design and set up for a quiet drink in discrete surroundings The old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
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Great Atmosphere, Excellent Whisky

We visited on a Thursday evening in a group of three. Only the upstairs bar was open as there was a... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Historic London whisky specialist, founded in 1964 by the famous Milroy brothers. Stocking hundreds of whiskies and spirits the store is also available for tastings which can be found via the website.
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3 Greek Street, London W1D 4NX, England
+44 20 7437 2385
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter booked a whisky tasting for my husband’s birthday yesterday and I can’t recommend it highly enough. Katie, our host, certainly knew her subject and the whole event was great fun. We learned a lot about the history of whisky distilling and tips on...More

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really wonderful evening at Milroys, so much knowledge but didn't feel like a lesson at all. Katie is the best, ask for her!

Thank Alexei B
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Milroy’s during our short trip to London. Despite glowing reviews online, we found their single malt stocks to be a bit lacking - lots of American and Irish brands but too many exclusive Scottish single malts. Whisky connoisseurs like seeing huge collections to...More

Thank Ewan A
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My sister loves whiskies, bourbons, and all things dark and spirited, so I surprised her with a closed distillery tasting at Milroy’s for her birthday. What an experience. I highly recommend it. Not only was it educational, we felt transported to different times and places...More

Thank Elizloop
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a gem of a place in the heart of Soho. We went late afternoon, early evening and it was a perfect way to bridge between a day full of business meetings or a long day of exploring. before going on to either enjoy...More

Thank Wiggi W
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The variety is amazing and although the prices are higher than elsewhere, it is a place where you can go in central london and be sure to find any alcohol you desire from around the globe. A famous shop.

Thank Steven7393
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Great location, design and set up for a quiet drink in discrete surroundings The old fashioned drinks we had tasted completely different every time which was a miss Worth the walk out of SoHo

Thank merlin03
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Thursday evening in a group of three. Only the upstairs bar was open as there was a private event downstairs, through the secret bookcase entrance so this review only applies to the upstairs bar. The bar staff were friendly, informative and...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Went to the basement bar through the bookcase! Wonderful, cosy atmosphere. The staff were extremely friendly and knowledgable. They have an incredible selection of whiskey. Took my husband for his birthday and wasn’t disappointed. Great place.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Booked as an entry level whiskey tasting and more than lived up to expectations! The bar staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and did an excellent job at picking out whiskies for both novices and more experienced whiskey drinkers. You will struggle to find a better...More

Thank Kartik U
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This sophisticated and sociable slice of Central
London is a shopper’s paradise, offering the latest
fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is
conveniently located between the major retail
thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and
Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of
well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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Deborah C
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No you don't. it is not a very big place, but it is worth it