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Marlborough Arms

36 Torrington Place | Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7LY, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
02035 824 794
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Ranked #5,381 of 17,531 Restaurants in London
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wed 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
Neighborhood: Bloomsbury / Holborn
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I was looking for lunch and a place to do some work. It is typically pub food but good value for money. The staff was very friendly and I will definitely go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Came here to have some food and beers. Good beers on draft and a barkeeper to advise you about them. Very friendly personell and guests, felt like a nice place to have a fun evening. Food was a standard selection that I've seen in other pubs as well. Pubfood, good tastes, nothing special. I would reccomend the place, though I... More

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Sunday lunch time was extremely busy and there was a 40 minute wait for orders. The staff remained cool and friendly and the food was really excellent - I can safely say that I had one of the best burgers I have ever had in London. Nice decor and atmosphere: typical and traditional but can get very crowded at happy... More

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San Diego, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Enjoy this place as these pubs are slowly disappearing. The beers on tap, the pub grub, and the friendly publicans were all delightful.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were recommended to the Marlborough Arms by the owner of The Jesmond Hotel. Even though it is a "chain" hotel it does not convey that impression and we 5 Australians made two visits here to eat and sample the beer. Both the beer and food were very good.

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Service was excellent. We were waited on by the one and only George who is an asset to this pub...manager please take note. The food was very tasty and served quickly. It has a nice relaxed atmosphere and as we were staying around the corner we visited 3 times in 2 days, so it must be good. Would definitely recommend.

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed around the corner so this pub became our local for the weekend. It was good because we felt comfortable in there and we were waited on. Thanks George. Reasonable prices for London too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Takes ages to be served and staff pretty rude. Also bloody expensive what what it is! We came to see the world cup and what tables they have they rented out at a cost.. I don't mind businesses making money but seems like this place wants to squeeze every penny from you without much in return.

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Dear Matt J Thank for taking the time to provide us with your review regarding your recent experience at Marlbourough Arms. I would like to apologise that we failed to meet your expectations at the pub in regards to the service you received. I can assure you that I have passed on your comments to the Management Team who would... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Sat outside, trying to figure out the scene and the culture. It was really cool and the staff was very pleasant. They make it a bit hard to tip (not giving an option on the credit card machine) but this seemed to be the case in most places. It was all fine though. We enjoyed this as our first pub... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Whilst wishing to use a good traditional London pub for an evening meal, a couple of pints, also watch the football on TV and be within walking distance from my hotel - this pub ticked all the boxes The meal was delicious, humungous and very tasty although a tad expensive but where isn't in London but nonetheless good value, washed... More

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Additional Information about Marlborough Arms

Address: 36 Torrington Place | Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7LY, England
Phone Number: 02035 824 794
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury / Holborn
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: British

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