351 The Strand, London, Greater London, WC2R 0HS 020 7836 2789
The Wellington is located in Strand, London, a mere stone's throw from the River Thames, Waterloo Bridge, Somerset House, Aldwych, Covent Garden, Burleigh Street and King’s College.
Located in the heart of the vibrant capital, we’re a short stroll from many of London’s most famous tourist attractions, including Covent Garden, Trafalgar Square, and the London Eye.
Nearby, you’ll also find the London Transport Museum, the London Film Museum, and a collection of beautiful auditoriums and theatres near you — including, Lyceum Theatre, Duchess Theatre, Novello Theatre, Vaudeville Theatre, Adelphi Theatre, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, and the Royal Opera House.
Nicholson’s Pubs are known for their individual style, exciting stories, and charming personalities — and The Wellington is certainly no exception.
Dating back to 1903, this The Wellington is famous for it’s stunning neo-gothic interiors, including the impressive ground floor sculpted ceiling, stained glass windows and it’s large, cosy, original marble fireplace.
The Wellington is named after Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, who famously defeated Napoleon in 1815, bringing an end to the Napoleonic Wars. He later went on to become Prime Minister.
Our breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus offer everything you’d expect to find on any respectable, British pub menu, and so much more besides. Boasting an array of delicious sharers, through to classic main dishes, and succulent burgers, there’s a selection to suit every appetite.
The Wellington is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of iconic and great British pubs — held in the highest of regards for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
Grab a table and take a pew outside with friends or family at The Wellington. We have ample outdoor seating for you to enjoy a drink or a meal from our seasonal and classic range of pub dishes.
In some places, we've temporarily reduced our opening hours, and some of the hours shown may not be accurate. Please call us before you visit if you need more information, or head to the Nicholson's Facebook page.