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The Admiral Duncan is a public house in Old Compton Street, Soho in central London that is well known as one of Soho's oldest gay pubs. It is named after Admiral Adam Duncan, who defeated the Dutch fleet at the Battle of Camperdown in 1797.
In 1999, the pub was the scene of a nail bomb attack carried out by neo-Nazi David Copeland.
The Admiral Duncan Reviews
I'm a regular at the Admiral Duncan. The drag shows are great: Sandra, Taynya Hyde and Wilma Ballsdrop are my favourite. The staff is sweet and friendly -one of the bartenders, Jack, has served me... more »
One of the best venues in London to see quality Drag Shows where the drags actually sing, the staff is friendly -my sexy namesake Jack from Barcelona is a sweetheart- and the atmosphere is... more »
An extraordinarily lovely place to get in a good mood. Small bar, but very soulful. Caring staff, good drinks. Every day they hold different promotions and you can get two free cocktails or a private room for an hour. To do this, you need to register on 909gay,com create a profile and just show it to the administrator. It was wonderful.
Oh what a night! Sandra at The Admiral Duncan was fabulous, funny and had an amazing singing voice too. The vibe was brilliant, everybody was so lovely and the bar & door staff were kind, efficient and friendly. Go if you can.
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