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Guinea

30 Bruton Place
Mayfair
London
W1J 6NL

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 10.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 10.00 pm
FridayMidday - 10.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 10.00 pm
SundayMidday - 3.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 10 Mon - Fri
6 - 10 Sat
12 - 3 Sun

Owner

Young's

About the Pub

The name refers to a pre-decimalisation currency unit of one old pound and one shilling, much favoured by up-market establishments and professionals; the pub used to have a fascia showing "Ye Olde One Pound One". Now it is a small mews pub with its own renowned “Guinea Grill” restaurant, which has become a destination pub restaurant and for which booking is advisable; the restaurant has a meat fridge from which customers can select their own cuts as they enter. The bar area itself has limited seating and can get a bit cramped when busy. It's reputed there has been an inn on this site since 1473 (highly unlikely). The present pub was built in 1741, licensed in 1754 and altered over the years; it now shows interesting evidence of how a Victorian pub would have been subdivided by class. Unsurprisingly in this area the clientele tends to be upmarket and ale prices reflect this.

Second-placed in the Evening Standard Top 50 Pubs 2019 and tenth-placed in the Estrella Damm national 2020 Top 50 Gastropubs awards.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Young's London Original
  • Young's London Special

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Sambrook's Pumphouse Pale Ale
  • Truman's Runner

Source: Regional

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Guinea, London

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • RealHeritagePub Heritage Pub

    Regionally Important Historic Interior

  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Not Sat.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Not Sun.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Children are allowed in the restaurant.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • WiFi Wifi

    The Cloud.

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Guinea

30 Bruton Place
Mayfair
London
W1J 6NL

Sat Nav Reference

51.511, -0.145

Transport

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

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Closest Station (1450m)

London Charing Cross

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (450m)

Bond Street

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