By Mike Pentelow

The Albany, 240 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5QU

This pub dates back to between 1866 and 1870. For a short time it was renamed the Fitz & Firkin in 1996 before going back to its original name. The pub also features an underground venue, the LowDown which showcases music and comedy. Apart from a wide range of drinks The Albany also does food all day.

For more information see the pub’s website. This pub is featured on the Fitzrovia Crawl.