The Drunken Monkey

 
 
ADDRESS
222 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 6PJ 
 
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The Drunken MonkeyBeing the only Chinese-style bar and eaterie on Shoreditch High Street, The Drunken Monkey is certainly a breath of fresh air. Large, dark and spacious, with hanging red lanterns straight out of a Tintin comic, this cocktail bar certainly know how to cater for all. With a well stocked bar offering some fantastically-named cocktails (around £7 a pop) and a wide-range of beers and wines, it suits those looking for a cool watering hole with a mixed crowd and some decent house music. But throw in the excellent - and cheap - food menu and it ticks yet another box. Delicious dim sum, generously-sized duck pancakes, steamed and fried food (prawns, chicken, tofu, beef, pork?), dumplings galore, a range of noodle, vegetarian and rice dishes - The Drunken Monkey has it all. If you're eating, make sure you reserve a table most nights - and be prepared for the hit-and-miss service and slightly cramped loos. Still, it beats some of the other jam-packed, run-of-the-mill establishments in the area - and it won't burn a hole in your wallet. No monkey business here, just tasty food and great cocktails.

On the second Wednesday of every month girls can ditch coke and popcorn for cocktails and dim sum at The Drunken Monkey's Chick Flick Movie Night (8pm, £12 for film and food). For more details see www.drunkenmonkey.co.uk.

 

The Drunken Monkey events

 
Savour Session : Chairman's Reserve Rum TastingSavour Session : Chairman's Reserve Rum TastingThe Drunken Monkey hosts fun & lively drinks tastings led by industry experts who know their stuff! Savour premium spirits & wines, and sample cocktails created for the occasion by skilled bartenders. Gift shop & dim sum available after. Tickets £5.6th August 2014Wednesday 6th August 2014 Where:
The Drunken Monkey, 222  Shoreditch High Street      E1 6PJ
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Savour Session : Chairman's Reserve Rum Tasting
event > Leisure
DATES  Wednesday 6th August 2014 - 6.15pm-7.30pm
The Drunken Monkey hosts fun & lively drinks tastings led by industry experts who know their stuff! Savour premium spirits & wines, and sample cocktails created for the occasion by skilled bartenders. Gift shop & dim sum available after. Tickets £5.
 

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Opening and closing times for The Drunken Monkey

Today (Wednesday) The Drunken Monkey closes at midnight

Monday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Tuesday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Wednesday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Thursday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Friday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Saturday:

18.00
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Midnight
 
 

Sunday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

LondonTown.com - The Drunken Monkey Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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