All public house, restaurants, bars etc closed for the forseeable future on 20th March 2020, but this is a history site. But how about the landlords give their tenants a break, no business, then please charge them no rent.
St Bart pub history index
Surprisingly enough, before the days of Queen Victoria there was an alternative name, it being the Baker & Basket. This is where my 1832 and 1842 directories which co-exist on the same page are rather excellent!
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Saint Bartholomew, Central London. The Saint Bartholomew,; London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.
The following entries are in this format:
Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.
1829/Eliz Choyce, Baker & Basket, Middle street, Clothfair /../../Robsons Directory
1832/R Wise, Baker & Basket, Middle street, Clothfair /../../Robsons Directory
1839/John Chapman/../../../Pigotís Directory **
1839/Thomas Palmer Webber/../../../Pigot's Directory *
1841/Edward Curtis/Licensed Victualler/50/Middlesex/Census *
1841/Edward Curtis/../../../P.O. Directory **
1842/Edw. Curtis/../../../Robsonís Directory **
1851/James Hadgett/Licensed Victualler/41/London/Census *
1856/Francis harris/../../../Post Office Directory
December 1860/George Knight / Outgoing Licensee / Era Newspaper **
December 1860/William & James Flagg / Incoming Licensee / Era Newspaper **
* Provided By Ewan
** Provided By Stephen Harris