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Old Doctor Butler's Head

2 Mason's Avenue
Guildhall
London
EC2V 5BT

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Opening Times

Regular

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturdayclosed
Sundayclosed

Meal Times

12 - 3, 5 - 9 Mon - Fri
No Service Sat & Sun

About the Pub

Traditional City workers pub originally established in 1610, its present building dating from after the Great Fire of London in 1666. A Shepherd Neame pub serving the full range including special brews from their micro-brewery, the one room comprises a raised rear seating area and a drinking area at the bar. Wood panelling and historic prints add to the atmosphere. Gas lights although no longer used are still in situ. On the first floor is a separate lunchtime restaurant, with a large function room above.

Historic Interest

Grade II listing:- Probably early C19, altered. Irregular building of yellow brick, 3 storeys plus dormers behind altered parapet. 2 wide windows under segmental arches etc. Ground storey set forward with altered shop fronts, probably mid C19. Plain pilasters bear carved drops possibly of earlier date. Modern fanlight. Rear rebuilt.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Shepherd Neame Master Brew
  • Shepherd Neame Spitfire
  • Shepherd Neame Whitstable Bay Pale Ale

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Shepherd Neame --seasonal--
  • Shepherd Neame Bishops Finger

Source: Regional

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Dart boards in upstairs function room.

  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    BT Sport.

  • WiFi Wifi

    The Cloud.

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Old Doctor Butler's Head

2 Mason's Avenue
Guildhall
London
EC2V 5BT

Sat Nav Reference

51.515914, -0.09049

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Nearby Station (300m)

Moorgate

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (300m)

Moorgate

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Ye Olde Dr Butlers Head London EC2 taken August 2014

Old Doctor Butler's Head

2 Mason's Avenue
Guildhall
London
EC2V 5BT

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Restaurant Area
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station
  • Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

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