Mean Fiddler

 
 
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165 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H 0EL
 
 
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Formerly known as LA2 before being bought up by the Mean Fiddler Group, this mid-sized music venue has played host to the best in modern music from established songwriters to up-and-coming bands. One of the few venues in central London to host the kind of cheap-and-cheerful indie nights that are the basis of Camden's nightlife, the Mean Fiddler is an enjoyably sweaty venue for moshers and students.

 

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Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
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Holborn NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
China Town Masterpark
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    St Giles Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  36% off
    Bedford Avenue, WC1B | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Located in London's West End, less than 5 minutes' walk from Oxford Street is the St Giles London, ideal for many of London's famous theatres, shops ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £116  25% off
    16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    A smart, fashionably furnished yet traditional hotel in the centre of town with first-class service, The Bloomsbury Hotel is great value for money among the capital's ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £88  36% off
    9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Near to the British Museum, this Edwardian hotel is something of a Bloomsbury landmark. Relaunched in January 2009 following a '25million makeover, each of the 174 ... More
     
     
     
     
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    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    This new Covent Garden alternative to the West End tourist traps has welcomed the likes of filthy San Franciscan Scott Capurro and TV favourite Andi Osho. ... More
     
     
     
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    Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Mean Fiddler
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    Scala
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 22 minutes from Mean Fiddler
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    Ray's Jazz At Foyles
    London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
    113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Jazz up your afternoon coffee break with a trip to Ray's shop and café on the first floor of Foyles' bookshop on Charing Cross Road. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Dominion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Huge, but now slightly shabby, theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals. The Dominion has a huge stage and hundreds of seats - on a ... More
     
     
     
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    Phoenix Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
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    The 3 Little Pigs
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 6th September 2015
    Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, W1A | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    The Big Bad Wolf attempts to huff and puff the three little superstar piglets into submission in Stiles and Drewe's musical retelling of the children's story. ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    The Play That Goes Wrong
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
    Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 11 minutes from Mean Fiddler
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    Isis Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    This Soho gallery is owned by John Marchant, friend and supporter of Antony Hegarty - of Antony and the Johnsons fame. It was here that the ... More
     
     
     
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    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms are housed in an extraordinary space, purpose built as a painting studio in 1904. Since 1984 the gallery has been specialising in ... More
     
     
     
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    Lazarides Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    11 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Steve Lazarides' Rathbone Place gallery spans just under 4,000 square feet of space for exhibitions, studios, and offices in a five-storey Georgian building. Home to ... More
     
     
     
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    Riflemaker Soho Square
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    1 Greek Street, Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Mean Fiddler
    This is the second Riflemaker gallery to open in London and, like the original in nearby Beak Street, is housed in an historic building. The Grade ... More
     
     
     
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    Milroy's of Soho
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    3 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Mean Fiddler
    If pirates hoarded whiskey, rather than gold doubloons, this would be their island hideaway. This veritable treasure trove of malts has a truly international contingent to ... More
     
     
     
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    Grant & Cutler at Fowles
    London > Shopping > Books
    113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Originally a foreign language book shop (indeed arguably the best in London), Grant & Cutler at Fowles now stocks an impressive array of World Cinema titles ... More
     
     
     
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    Eat Cafe
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    16A Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Mean Fiddler
    Food to go in its simplest form. Freshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
     
     
     
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    The Gay Hussar
    London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
    2 Greek Street, Soho, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Mean Fiddler
    This superb Hungarian restaurant in the heart of Soho is a traditional meeting spot for the political classes. Intrigues and deals have been hatched in here ... More
     
     
     
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    Woo Jung
    London > Restaurants > Korean restaurants
    59 St. Giles High Street, Charing Cross, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Mean Fiddler
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 9 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 9 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    Phoenix Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ... More
     
     
     
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    The Toucan
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's always ... More
     
     
     
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    Norman's Coach & Horses
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's the ... More
     
     
     
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    Polpo at Ape and Bird
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo, Spuntino and Mishkin's, and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ... More
     
     
     
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    The Phoenix Artist Club
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    1 Phoenix Street, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Beneath the Phoenix Theatre lies this charming escape from the norm. Something of a 'hidden gem' the Phoenix Artist Club is secreted away down a little ... More
     
     
     
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    Akbar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    77 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    It sounds magnificent - décor based on the Indian Architecture of the Moghul period – but despite creating a fantastic, discreet atmosphere Akbar isn’t breaking any ... More
     
     
     
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    Kettner's Champagne Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    29 Romilly Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Celebrate in style at this elegant yet wholly unpretentious Baroque champagne bar in the heart of Soho. Dimly-lit, effortlessly elegant and with gleaming Mahogany surfaces, Kettner's ... More
     
     
     
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    The Congress Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
     
     
     
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    68 Dean Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
     
     
     
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    The Rathbone Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Mean Fiddler
    Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
     
     
     
     

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    The Borderline 1 minute walk from Mean Fiddler

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    The Borderline 1 minute walk from Mean Fiddler

    DJs play retro pop, rock and dance tracks from the 1990s....More

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    Concerts | On 4th September 2015 

    The Borderline 1 minute walk from Mean Fiddler

    Hardcore punk five-piece from Long Island, New York....More

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    Dance | Until 5th September 2015 

    Dominion Theatre 2 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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    Dominion Theatre 2 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2015 

    The Roxy 2 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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    Bend It Like Beckham
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    Phoenix Theatre 2 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

    Twelve years after the box office success of Gurinder Chadha's hit film, Bend It Like Beckham comes to the London ...More

     
    Beggar & Co
    Concerts | On 4th September 2015 

    Jazz@Pizza Express 2 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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    Salsa! 3 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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    Prince Edward Theatre 3 minutes walk from Mean Fiddler

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