The Red Herring  

 
 
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49 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V 7EH
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 15:00 & 17:00 21:00.
 
PRICES
Average main course price: £10
 

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The Red HerringFound in the heart of Gresham Street, The Red Herring is a city bar with a local pub ambience. With a dedicated Cellarman, The Red Herring showcases the Fuller's main ales, and guest ales are always available.

There is a separate brasserie, fully staffed and equipped with its own bar, and a traditional, seasonal menu awaits, with a strong focus on fresh, locally sourced produce.

 

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Underground Stations

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St. Paul's Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Bank Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
4 minutes walk
 
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  39% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 4 minutes from The Red Herring
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £75  36% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 7 minutes from The Red Herring
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  29% off
5 Threadneedles Street, EC2R | 7 minutes from The Red Herring
Housed in an esteemed former banking hall in the City, this magnificent boutique hotel provides a luxurious sanctuary. The spacious rooms are decorated in a chic ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Anthologist
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
58 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
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The Telegraph
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
11 Telegraph Street, Moorgate, City, London EC2R | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
A great choice for hearty cuisine near Moorgate, The Telegraph offers a daily changing menu using fresh and seasonal ingredients. The fare ranges from traditional British ... More
 
 
 
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Barbecoa
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
20 New Change Passage, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from The Red Herring
Described as "a celebration of the relationship between fire and food" Barbecoa is a joint venture between Jamie Oliver and American chef and barbeque expert Adam ... More
 
 
 
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The Trading House
London > Restaurants >
91 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 1 minute from The Red Herring
Located on the site of the former Bank of New Zealand, The Trading House invokes the spirit of the East India Trading Company with 'hanging kebabs', ... More
 
 
 
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Harry's Bar 2
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
17 - 20 Ironmonger Lane, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
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Tokyo City
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
46 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
Japanese cuisine. Booking advised for lunch. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
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Under The Skin
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 26th September 2016 - 6.30pm-8pm
The Red Herring, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 5 minutes from The Red Herring
Patience Agbabi, Anthony Anaxagorou, Inua Ellams, Kei Miller and Deanna Rodger read their poetry....More
 
 
 
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Exhibition: London Cityscapes By Anna Dickerson
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 26th September 2016 - 9.30am-5.30pm
The Red Herring, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Red Herring
The artist presents a solo exhibition of cityscapes drawn along the Thames, using pastels, wax crayons, colouring pencils and graphite....More
 
 
 
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Ana Moura
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 26th September 2016 - 7.30pm
The Red Herring, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Red Herring
The chart-topping artist from Portugal takes to the stage to perform her own original and contemporary fado songs....More
 
 
 
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Red Herring
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Red Herring
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Red Herring
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Guildhall Yard
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
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The City Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
80 Basinghall Street, EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
Learn about the square mile, the area's 800 year history, its people and its architecture, at The City Centre, where exhibitions, public events ... More
 
 
 
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Bank of England Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Bartholomew Lane, City, London EC2R | 4 minutes from The Red Herring
Sorry, no free samples here but you can get your hands on a real gold bar. Housed within the Bank of England, the Bank of England ... More
 
 
 
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 1 minute from The Red Herring
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from The Red Herring
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
 
 
 
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Beau Gems
London > Shopping > Jewellery
26 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 5 minutes from The Red Herring
A high-class repair service for all varieties of damaged items. Antique jewellery and second-hand designer watches are on offer.... More
 
 
 
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L'Atelier des Chefs St Paul's
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Foster Lane, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from The Red Herring
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Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from The Red Herring
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
 
 
 
Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from The Red Herring
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Bodymotion Chiropractic and Sports Injuries Clinic
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Wood Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from The Red Herring
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Barbican Acupuncture
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Wallside, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from The Red Herring
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from The Red Herring
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 7 minutes from The Red Herring
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 9 minutes from The Red Herring
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
 
 
 
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The Lamb Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10-12 Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 9 minutes from The Red Herring
Located within the beautiful nineteenth century covered Leadenhall Market, the Lamb Tavern is a traditional British pub that's popular with city workers and tourists. The historical ... More
 
 
 
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Reserve Bar Stock Exchange
London > Nightlife > Bars
46 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
Reserve Bar Stock Exchange in the City uses the stock market model to price its drinks - prices change in line with their popularity on the ... More
 
 
 
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Dirty Martini, St Paul's
London > Nightlife > Bars
130 Wood St, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
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The Four Sisters Townhouse
London > Nightlife > Bars
5 Groveland Court, Bow Lane, EC4M | 3 minutes from The Red Herring
Falling somewhere between an old curiosity shop and a sumptuous Victorian gentleman's club, The Four Sisters Townhouse is an elegant, intimate cocktail ... More
 
 
 
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Guildhall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 1 minute from The Red Herring
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 2000 people.... More
 
 
 
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Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from The Red Herring
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Plaisterers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
One London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from The Red Herring
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National Theatre Of Scotland: Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour
Theatre | Until 1st October 2016 

National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre 11 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Adapted from the novel by Alan Warner, this energetic musical comedy created by Lee Hall and directed by Vicky Featherstone ...More

The Plough And The Stars
Theatre | Until 22nd October 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from The Red Herring

To mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, Howard Davies and Jeremy Herrin co-direct Sean O'Casey's landmark observational drama charting ...More

Dr Johnsons Houses
Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

Dr Johnson's House 13 minutes walk from The Red Herring

A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

Victorians Decoded: Art And Telegraphy
Exhibitions | Until 22nd January 2017 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Victorians Decoded: Art And Telegraphy
Exhibitions | Until 22nd January 2017 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Never-before-seen paintings from the City Corporation's art gallery and work by prominent Victorian artists will be on display as well ...More

Gerhard Richter
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from The Red Herring

The group of six paintings, named after the avant-garde composer John Cage, are the outcome of several layers of painting ...More

Texture And Photography
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Works bringing together three different approaches to the relationship between form and texture in photography from three distinct moments in ...More

Magdalena Abakanowicz
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Soft sculptures reflecting an interest in biological systems, organic matter and regeneration, topics the artist has discussed with scientists in ...More

Assemblage
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Mixed-media sculpture and collage from the 20th century, celebrating the popularity of the technique of juxtaposing different objects and materials ...More

Between Man And Matter
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from The Red Herring

Works providing an insight into the affinities between artists working in Japan, Europe and the United States, many of whom ...More

 
 
 
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