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Greenville Avenue’s British Invasion

lond2by Nicholas Bostick             photos by Robert Bostick

As far as Dallas-area bars are concerned The Londoner is a decided staple, and with a brand new location on the Lower Greenville strip its legacy is cemented. This past Saturday night the bar was filled with the sound of Beatles cover band A Hard Day’s Night and cheers from spectators watching sports on big screen T.V.’s scattered about the place. Succulent Scottish eggs and other pub fare where delivered by the coconscious staff and bar expected at any of the five locations the Londoner has around Dallas.      Continue reading

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Greenville Ave Londoner Launch This Weekend

londoner3by Steven Doyle

The Londoner Pub, a traditional British pub with several locations around the Metroplex, will celebrate its new home on Greenville Avenue with a launch party Saturday, February 23.  Themed a “British Invasion” the event will embrace and share all things British.  Partygoers will enjoy live music by A Hard Night’s Day – a Beatle’s tribute band; English signature cocktails, craft English beer, and pub fare.

The Londoner Pub has been the go-to venue for soccer matches; craft beer and English fare since Barry Tate opened his first Dallas pub in 1990.  Mr. Tate’s newest location in Dallas has settled in the historic Greenville Bar and Grill location originally established in 1933.        Continue reading

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Masskrugstemmen Tonight At Flying Saucer And The Londoner

by Steven Doyle

One of the signature events at Addison’s Oktoberfest is Thursday night’s MassKrug competition.  Four semi-finalists will compete – holding a 1 liter stein full of beer for as long as they can without spilling a drop.  The final winner holds their beer the longest and will a trip to a California Oktoberfest (airfare for two, hotel, and the works).

The game hails from Germany, where it is played at festivals, in biergartens, and even in grade schools. Masskrugstemmen has caught on here in America in the past few years, with regional and national competitions being held around the country. A liter of beer weighs about 5 pounds.  Continue reading

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Yappy Hour For Metroplex Mutts

by Jerry Stewart

Metroplex Mutts, an animal rescue organization, is hosting a Summer “Pawty” happy hour fundraiser at The Londoner, Tuesday, June 5th from 6:00-8:00 PM. The event will commemorate the organization’s third anniversary. The Londoner is located at 2909 Thomas Avenue in Dallas. The cover charge for this event is $10. Guests may purchase tickets on their website, or at the door.             Continue reading

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