il Cicchetto bar, Barbican
Live DJs from 6pm has had the punters grooving on the last 2 Friday's I've been there, even managing to pull in a hard working council bin man for a quick boogey before he had to run and catch his truck!
San Miguel, Carlsburg, Guiness on tap, cocktails and Italian type snacks on offer.
44 Old Street, London, EC1V 9AQ
Mon - Thu 12pm to 12am
Fri 12pm to 1 am
Sat 17pm to 12am
Please check opening times with the pub before making a special journey.
Leave Old Street station and head west along Old Street. Walk for 5-10 minutes and you'll find the pub on your left just past the Italian restaurant (Ravello's). From Barbican turn right and head up to the traffic lights at the junction with Clerkenwell Road. Old Street. Turn right and walk for a couple of minutes - you'll find the bar on your right.
il Cicchetto (correct phonetic : /tʃikˈketto/ ) is a new style of "Italian pub" that means a combination of the atmosphere of an English pub mixed with a fresh, buzzy and cosy Italian style.
Cicchetto means "bite food" (italian tapas) in the north of italy and "Shot of drink" in the south.
We have free Wi-Fi, and we serve cocktails.
We have good selection of worldwide wine with a special selected Italian wine list (you can find the "passito di Pantelleria" served with traditional homemade cantucci biscuits).
We have a great selection of drought beers (belgium, czech, german, irish..) and a locally brewed real cask ale
We serve daily homemade pizzas, ciabattas, bruschetta, sandwiches, calamari, bowl of fries and bar food (crisps, peanuts, Sicilian olives, coffees, homemade cakes and from 12am to 3pm and 6pm top 9pm we serve our famous homemade italian pasta (tagliatelle bolognese, carbonara, penne all'arrabbiata, gnocchi with pesto genovese and many more).
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