The Wheatsheaf


A little gem on the borders of Soho and Fitzrovia, the Wheatsheaf is a traditional London pub offering Cask Marque accredited real ales, European lagers, Craft beers, quality wines and artisan gins. The perfect spot to unwind after work or spend your time socialising.

Traditional and modern British food is available all day in the bar and waiter service is available lunch time in the first floor dining room. Try an award winning pie, a Home Made Burger, great value Fish and Chips, or a delicious Home Made Mac & Cheese.

All types of events and parties are catered:

Events, celebrations, office parties, business meetings, coach parties, walking tours...

The function room has a fully stocked bar, projector screen and large screen TV with HDMI ports. A wide range of buffet menus, bowl food and platters are available.

The Wheatsheaf is steeped in history, and has been seen in many television documentaries. If you are a fan of literature or comedy you will be walking in the footsteps of Dylan Thomas, George Orwell, Anthony Burgess & Quentin Crisp. In more recent times you may have watched Russel Brand, Bridget Christy, Stewart Lee, Paul Foot & Austintatious the list goes on, perform at the pub. 


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • No Door Charge
  • Casual
  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult
  • Background Music
  • Street Side Tables
  • No queues normally


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 23:00
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:30
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 23:00
Saturday 12:00 23:00
Sunday 16:00 22:00

Special opening hours

Day Open Close Notes
Sunday 11th December 2022 12:30 22:00
Sunday 18th December 2022 12:30 22:00



The Wheatsheaf, 25, 25 RathbonePlace, W1T 1JB



Nearest Station

Tottenham Court Road (Tube)


  • Cuisine

    This venue serves British food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Expect great value, traditional British pub food. Everything is cooked to order, from small plates to main meals, award winning pies, fish and chips home made burgers & daily specials. Sandwiches available until 5pm.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Dinning Room Private Room 30 60 - - -

We are able to host all types of events. Recent events have included:-


  • Book Launches                        * Live Shows Comedy
  • Reunion Parties                      * Business Meetings
  • Stop off point for walking tours
  • Quiz Nights                              * Office Parties & Celebrations.


Approximate capacity is as follows:-


  • Dining 30                                * Standing 60
  • Theatre Style 40 plus standing room
  • Board Room   14


Facilities include:-


  • Full Bar                                  
  • Various menus including buffets and bowl food
  • 50 inch L.E.D T.V. with HDMI inputs
  • Projector Screen.      

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

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