Welcome to The Wellington in Strand London


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. 

A unique city centre pub with a rich history

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.

Serving up seasonal specialities and mouth-watering favourites

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.

One of a kind

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.

Where to find us

Opening Hours

  • Monday 10am - 11pm
  • Tuesday 10am - 11.30pm
  • Wednesday 10am - 11.30pm
  • Thursday 10am - 11.30pm
  • Friday 10am - Midnight
  • Saturday 10am - Midnight
  • Sunday 10am - 10.30pm

Get in touch

Call The Wellington on 020 7836 2789.

Pop in for a pint of well-kept cask ale, an excellent range of drinks, book a table for couples, groups, birthdays or other special occasions— and ensure that everyone has a hearty bite to eat.

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