A licensing application has been made to Westminster council for the following premises:
Basement And Ground Floor, 104 Great Portland Street, London W1W 6PE
The applicant seeks to vary the existing licence: To vary hours for Sale of Alcohol: Monday to Saturday – 10:00 – 23:30 Sunday – 12:00 to 22:00 To add Late Night Refreshment – Monday to Saturday – 23:00 to 23:30 To remove existing conditions 13, 14, 15, 19, 25, 26, 27 and 40.
The applicant states:
“[Condition] 27. The supply of alcohol at the premises shall only be to a person seated taking a table meal there and for consumption by such a person as ancillary to their meal. (There is no bar but diners can come for a glass of wine)
“[Condition 40. The number of seated persons permitted in the premises at any one time (excluding staff) shall not exceed 30 persons. (A3 license granted for 50 people).
Licence application number: 20/00591/LIPV
Last date for comments: 18 February 2020.
To view the full application and make a comment, please see the application on the Westminster council licensing page.
The Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association will be objecting to some of this variation, namely the removal of conditions 27 and 40. Anyone concerned about this application should contact the FNA.