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Pause Bar

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80 - 84 Leadenhall street, London EC3A 3DH, England
02076210850
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Amzing xmas party!

I had a pleasure to organise my company xmas party @ Pause. Very helpful and flexible managers and staff. We all had amazing night! Thank You Pause team!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Milena2805
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a pleasure to organise my company xmas party @ Pause. Very helpful and flexible managers and staff. We all had amazing night! Thank You Pause team!

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Thank Milena2805
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a lunch meeting here this week as the Lamb Shank was just delicious and we certainly enjoyed a bottle of their Rioja Crianza which complimented the meal fantastically. Charming staff and speedy service, we ended up staying a lot longer than anticipated as the atmosphere was so nice. Would highly recommend. Regards, S Jenkins

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1 Thank Samual J
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Booked a table / area for a group of 12 of us. On arrival they tried to stick us in a corner by the toilets with no tables. Were told sorry we've over booked. On asking for a refund of the £260 deposit we had been had to pay on booking, miraculously we were shown to a table. Granted it... More 

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Thank Mel B
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Arranged for the team to have our Xmas drinks at Pause Bar! We were originally a large group arranging last minute, however they still accommodated us to the best of their ability. From initial enquiry through to the event Sam and Milena as well as the rest of their staff were brilliant and really looked after us. At times it... More 

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2 Thank James G
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Typical city type of place with no character and rather sloppy service. Standard menus of fish and chips, burgers and sausages and mash. Nothing memorable of special whatsoever. No surprise the place was nearly empty for lunch. Chicken burger was dry and the chips undercooked.

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Thank RaminTabatabai
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

I have just moved into a new office around the corner and I'm delighted, its not often to go our for lunch and are greeted with such happy, friendly smiley staff! They go out of their way to get to know you and also remember my preferred drink - after only 3 visits! Food is fresh and tasty and I'm... More 

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1 Thank SamandraK
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I regularly visit Pause Bar as i work around the corner and since the first time i feel like at home. The staff is friendly but professional at the same time and always ready to accommodate any specific request. The food is very good and fresh and prices are very competitive. I would definitely recommend it to all colleagues and... More 

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1 Thank Simone C
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Manager POOR Staff. POOR Service POOR Manners POOR Have been here twice and do not intend to make it a 3rd time!

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Thank HmmmorMmmm
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We hired this place for Christmas party in December 2013. The price was on the higher side and it included dinner bowls and drinks. It was a really bad experience. the music took ages to get started. The police came in 2-3 times to check stuff (not sure what?) the 'manager' was busy chatting with some friend of theirs (not... More 

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Thank VKK62
Billericay, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Myself and a friend were lunchtime regulars at Clause which has recently closed so we decided to try Pause which is now open for lunch! We both had the specials which was Blackened Cod with sauteed sweet potato and an avocado, lime and chilli salsa. The service was speedy and friendly and we were both pleasantly surprised with our meals.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80 - 84 Leadenhall street, London EC3A 3DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighborhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: 02076210850
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm

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