Welcome to The Woodins Shades in Bishopsgate London

Located in Bishopsgate, we’re within each reach of many of London’s star attractions, including London Wall, the Museum of London, and the vibrant areas of Shoreditch and Brick Lane.

Just a short stroll from Liverpool Street, Spitalfields Market, and Middlesex Street, we’re just a five-minute walk from Liverpool Street tube station.

A unique pub with a rich history

Nicholson’s Pubs are known for their individual style, exciting stories, and charming personalities - and The Woodings Shades is certainly no exception.

Dating back over 150 years, this pub near you has a rich history and has long been a favourite meeting place for the traders of Spitalfields Market and Petticoat Lane Market.

Many people don’t know that, in the Middle Ages, the historic Sunday street market was in a tree-lined country road called Hog’s Lane, probably because pigs were kept in nearby fields!

Serving up seasonal specialities and flavoursome favourites

Our breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus offer everything you’d expect to find on a modern, British pub menu, and so much more. From a range of delicious sharers, through to classic main dishes and succulent burgers, there’s something to suit every appetite.

One of a kind

The Woodins Shades is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.

Where to find us

Opening Hours

  • Monday 10am - 11pm
  • Tuesday 10am - 11pm
  • Wednesday 10am - 11pm
  • Thursday 10am - 1am
  • Friday 10am - 1am
  • Saturday 10am - 1am
  • Sunday 10am - 10:30pm


Call The Woodins Shades on 020 7247 4324
Pop in for a pint of well-kept cask ale or book a table for a hearty bite to eat.

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