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Pause Bar

80 - 84 Leadenhall street, London EC3A 3DH, England
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Ranked #8,666 of 17,144 Restaurants in London
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Dining options: Reservations
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- Jun 3, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I go here regularly with my work and the staff are always polite and friendly. the food is cheap but really good quality and a good selection of drinks.

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Kent
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Hired Pause Bar with a friend to celebrate our 30th's on a Saturday night.. The venue itself is fantastic, with a huge selection of drinks available - they also do special requests and bottle/ table service, which made the bar feel like our own club. The prices for the drinks are very reasonable too, given they are based in the... More

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cornwall
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Went with my son who had been before and I was pleasantly surprised. I expected some trendy, yes, but expensive dive type bar. In fact the prices were in most cases cheaper than i can find down in Cornwall. The food was great too. Well cooked and a good size helping. If you find yourself in london at lunch time... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Good cheap and cheerful food - not an extensive menu, but enough for a quick lunch. Can be a cold vebnue if you get sat at the bottom on the stairs !

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

I booked the table for my birthday, but the manager did not consider to inform me, that the place is booked for a private party, so WE HAVE BEEN ASKED TO LEAVE at 9pm. Not to mention about the Nachos with cheese WITHOUT CHEESE!!! £11 for that come on !!! 0 points for manager, the staff was very nice though....

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Kent
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

I reserved an area at Pause for having some 30th birthday drinks. The Manager was very helpful with my booking and I pre-ordered the food and some drinks for when my guests arrived. The area I reserved was at the back of the room and it was perfect. Large roomy area with plenty of comfortable seating. The only small downside... More

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Diss, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Visited here for lunch - menu pretty varied and the daily specials very good value at £6. My main could have been served slightly warmer but all in all an OK lunch. Venue was quiet but this might have been as it was a nice day and this venue underground is underground so may not be peoples first choice.

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London
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Our team frequent this bar fairly regularly, mainly because of the convenient location to our office. The food is very well priced and the service is usually fine. The decor seems to change quite often without noticable improvement. It's not great on a summer's day, being a basement bar with no natural light and also, it's not really "across the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011 via mobile

Our local! Great value for lunch-happy hours 5-7 v nice staff great to haveround the corner

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London
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
265 helpful votes 265 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

5 of us visited Pause at lunch with visitors from India. We chose the restaurant for it's close proximity to our office and previous pleasant dining experience. This turned out to be a mistake. The good things - friendly (slightly inexperienced) waitress. Good platter selection for starter (we chose Vegetarian and Oriental). Yummy desserts. Nice ambience in restaurant (if slightly... More

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