MAY 9 1943 African success brings cheer to British home front Two black GIs and their girlfriends pass the Istanbul restaurant at number 12 Frith Street in London’s Soho. Cars are parked along the street.
Used to go here when I worked in Theatre.
Soho: then and now
Casa Pepe Spanish Restaurant in Dean Street, next door to the Golden Lion pub, 1968
Pollo Bar, Soho - Sadly missed, many happy memories
The Continental Fruit Stores on the corner of Frith Street and Old Compton Street. The Continental Fruit Stores was the scene of the infamous fight between local tough guys Albert Dimes and Jack "Spot" Comer in
Old photo of L’Escargot in Greek Street, when it still had Bienvenu as part of the name