Welcome to the Old Shades
Need a fantastic watering hole to watch the 2020 6 Nations in while in the city? Book a table and watch all the rugby, live on our 3 big screens with sound. Grab a bite, a pint and soak up all the atmosphere in the best pub near Trafalgar Square!
The Old Shades is an iconic Grade II listed traditional pub that has been serving the people of London since it was originally built in 1898. Ideally situated in the heart of Westminster, just off Trafalgar Square, we’re a favourite amongst locals and tourists looking for a proper British pub.
Featuring a characterful bar, dining area and a range of quality British ales, The Old Shades serves a varied menu of the nation’s much-loved pub classics and light bites alongside a wide selection of the finest world wines and premium spirits.