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The Porcupine (Nicholson's (Mitchells & Butlers))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Saltaire - Triple Choc (was Triple Chocoholic)Exceptional1
TicketyBrew - Session IPAExcellent1
Marston's - PedigreeGood1
Thwaites - Nutty BlackGood1
Fuller's (part of Asahi Europe) - London PrideNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Windsor & Eton - Knight of the GarterNot Tried0
Hop Back - Summer LightningNot Tried0
Adnams - BroadsideNot Tried0
St Austell - Nicholson's Pale AleNot Tried0
Truman's - RunnerNot Tried0
Marston's - Pedigree New World Pale AleNot Tried0

Visits Details

15 Jan 2017 (Stephen Harris)
Sunday evening and pub busy with a tourist clientele.
TicketyBrew - Session IPA3.50ExcellentGolden in colour. Very well-hopped and fruity.
Fuller's (part of Asahi Europe) - London Pride4.10Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Windsor & Eton - Knight of the Garter3.80Not Tried
St Austell - Nicholson's Pale Ale4.00Not Tried
17 Jul 2015 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening latish but still thriving. For some inexplicable reason it had blaring music which was making all conversations difficult.
Marston's - Pedigree4.50Good
Hop Back - Summer Lightning5.00Not Tried
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
St Austell - Nicholson's Pale Ale4.00Not Tried
Truman's - Runner4.00Not Tried
Marston's - Pedigree New World Pale Ale3.80Not Tried
07 Jan 2011 (Martin the Mildman)
Saltaire - Triple Choc (was Triple Chocoholic)4.80ExceptionalSuperb chocolatey stout with a slightly more bitter finish than it used to have. My score 19/20.
31 Dec 2009 (Martin the Mildman)
Busy with swift turnover of clientele.
Thwaites - Nutty Black3.30GoodCask ran out after my glass was poured but was still in good condition and tasted as I would expect this beer i.e sweet and unhopped with a malty finish. My score 15/20.

About The Porcupine

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Leicester Square, Central London, WC2H 0BS.

In Charing Cross Road adjacent to one of the entrances for Leicester Square Underground station. Smallish corner bar with an angled frontage, large plain glass windows and first floor toilets and Theatre bar / dining room upstairs. 6 handpumps downstairs and 3 upstairs.

We have visited this pub 4 times, seen 12 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: WC2H 0BS