The George Tavern, Commercial Road in 1969 CREDIT: DAVID GRANICK/ DAVID GRANICK © TOWER HAMLETS LOCAL HISTORY LIBRARY & ARCHIVES

The George Tavern, Commercial Road in 1969 CREDIT: DAVID GRANICK/ DAVID GRANICK © TOWER HAMLETS LOCAL HISTORY LIBRARY & ARCHIVES

Historic London Pub and Music Venue


The George Tavern is a legendary venue, public house and constant foundation for a thriving artistic community in the heart of London's east end. Originally a 700 year old tavern mentioned in the writings of Charles Dickens, Samuel Pepys and Geoffrey Chaucer, the renowned venue is a beacon for both emerging and established artists, musicians and creatives alike.