The Fox


The Fox is a traditional East End corner, lovingly restored with a modern twist, famous for its fantastic selection of world beers, pop-up food residency, extensive range of London gins and awesome service.

Based over three floors, the pub includes a ground floor bar, first floor function room with a second bar, outdoor roof terrace and private dining/meeting room for up to 12 guests called The Den. Their comfortable and relaxed pub is open Monday to Friday every week and offers a great place to meet for a drink or a bite to eat with friends/colleagues. They are particularly busy throughout the day and into the evening with the post work crowd. Food is provided by The Coop, fried chicken burgers, waffles and salads are available to eat in or click and collect take away.

The Fox are closed on weekends (currently due to reduced trading hours in response to Covid-19), but are happy to open for private hire for any occasion such as a birthday, wedding, anniversary, engagement etc. Part and Exclusive hire options are available, please make an enquiry.


  • Drinkonomical £
  • Taking Bookings
  • Casual


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 16:00 22:00
Tuesday 16:00 22:00
Wednesday 16:00 22:00
Thursday 16:00 22:00
Friday 12:00 22:00
Saturday 12:00 23:00 Private Hire Only. Weekends we are available for private hire only unless advertised.
Sunday 12:00 23:00 Private Hire Only. Weekends we are available for private hire only unless advertised.

Special opening hours

Day Open Close Notes
Friday 24th December 2021 - -
Saturday 25th December 2021 - -
Tuesday 28th December 2021 - -
Wednesday 29th December 2021 - -
Thursday 30th December 2021 - -
Friday 31st December 2021 - -
Monday 31st May 2021 - -
Monday 30th August 2021 - -
Saturday 1st January 2022 - -
Sunday 2nd January 2022 - -
Monday 3rd January 2022 - -



The Fox, 28 Paul Street, EC2A 4LB



Nearest Station

Old Street (Tube)

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
The Den Private Room 12 15 - £100 £250

Located on the second floor, The Den is a private room that is perfect for meetings, presentations, discussion groups and private dining for up to 12 guests. The room benefits from lots of natural daylight and has a large oval table in the room which lends itself to facilitating discussion and/or a more sociable occasion. Should you need it, the space also benefits from a projector and flip charts, pens and refreshments such as tea, coffee, water, lunch and snacks can be organised easily.

Available throughout the week and weekends.

1st Floor Bar & Roof Terrace Private Room 45 100 - £1000 £1500

Our 1st floor bar and roof terrace are the envy of the local Shoreditch area. 

Open to the public unless privately hired, the space is an exceptional size and offers customers the opportunity to have an indoor and outdoor element to their event or occasion when privately hired. Available as a seated or standing setting, the space has it's own bar and food service area as well as benefitting from lots of natural daylight. There is also a screen and projector if required that can be utilised for presentations or screening sports such as 6 Nations rugby, World Cup etc (subject to channel restrictions).

When privately hired, the roof terrace is exclusive use to you and your guests and offers seating for around 20 guests and standing space for a further 15. Smoking is permitted.

Available throughout the week and at weekends. 

Exclusive Hire Whole Venue Venue Hire 80 250 - £8000 £3000

Ever wanted to hire your own whole pub for an event or special occasion!?

The Fox is available for exclusive hire and offers up to 3 floors of space that can be utilised. This includes two bars, the outdoor terrace and use of the screens and projector if required. Our experienced team will work with you to ensure the occasion is perfect and can advise you on the best way to utilise the space, fulfil food and drink requirements and also assist with organising any additional entertainment required such as DJ, live band, photo booths etc

Particularly popular at weekends, private hire of the whole pub gives you the confidence that the space is yours for the duration of the occasion.


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

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