Butcher's Hook and Cleaver


Located just a five minute walk from Farringdon tube station and right next door to the famous Smithfield Market, is The Butcher’s Hook and Cleaver. The lively, spacious pub serves up fantastic British food and award-winning ales in traditional surroundings.

The menu truly represents the best of British, as a Fuller’s Ale and Pie House, they specialise in mouth-wateringly good pies, alongside a range of well-known pub dishes made from the freshest ingredients. Proud to have attained Fuller’s coveted Master Cellarman status, there is plenty to wash down your meal including, a number of exceptional cask ales, beers, wines and spirits.

With room for up to 100 guests, the private-hire mezzanine level is a great function room, perfect for parties, post-work events and weddings – and with free Wifi you can let everyone on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter know how your celebrations are going!


  • London - Drinks and Finger Food
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • No Door Charge
  • None


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 22:00
Tuesday 12:00 22:00
Wednesday 12:00 22:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 23:00
Saturday 12:00 22:00 Private Hire Only.
Sunday 12:00 22:00 Private Hire Only.



Butcher's Hook and Cleaver, 60-63, West Smithfield, EC1A 9DY



Nearest Station

Farringdon (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Pub Food, Bar Snacks and British food.

  • A word from the chef:

    As a Fuller’s Ale and Pie House, we specialise in delicious, traditional home-made pies, alongside a wide selection of British pub food we all know and love.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Full Venue Venue Hire 120 250 - - -
Semi Private Mezzanine Private Room 70 100 - - -
Semi Private Dining Area Private Room 28 28 - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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