PUBS, PATIOS & BARS: London’s Lord of the Pubs

While celebrity ownership of an establishment holds little sway with us in PP&B, Ian McKellen’s connection to The Grapes pub in London clearly contributes another unique page of note to the long story of one of the city’s oldest public houses. Overlooking the Thames from the north side in the Limehouse/Docklands area (near Canary Wharf), The Grapes has, for close to 450 years…

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