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Royal Vauxhall Tavern

#334 of 1,274 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Evening meal

I attended the Royal Vauxhall Tavern with my wife Agatha and two children, Oresley and Kerry... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Fun Gay Bar With An Older Crowd

We went on a Friday night as a group of 5. The place cannot be described as ‘nice’ but it’s plenty... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
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My new company Vauxhall Tavern London Ltd was registered at Companies House on 23 May 2014 and has been appointed by the new owners to deliver the commercial blueprint strategy for The Royal Vauxhall Tavern to implement the calendar of events and...more
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372 Kennington Lane | Vauxhall, London SE11 5HY, England
+44 20 7820 1222
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Reviewed January 18, 2019

Was over visiting family so we decided to go to Monday night Bingo - the infamous Miss Timberlima was performing and what a performance. We has a great night, it’s a small pub with eclectic mix but well worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Hadn't been here for years and have been for 2 Sunday's running at around 5pm, with friends. Found the door-staff to be friendly and professional- conducting knife searches is never going to be easy, but at least it ensures a safer night for all. Similarly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been going to the rvt every month and loved it! However this month marked a change in my view on the pub due to the changes they have made and the new rules they have set in place. Firstly, we are used to a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Be careful of ur bag and stuff!! Thief snatch from you on the dance floor!! The story goes like this! Me and my sister were leaving and walking out to the entrance, it was packed so we walk thru the dance floor. Some guy snatch...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I attended the Royal Vauxhall Tavern with my wife Agatha and two children, Oresley and Kerry Katona. I was shocked to find that the food options were scarce, having to settle on Scampi flavoured potato snacks that Oresley found rather distasteful. We were informed by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We went on a Friday night as a group of 5. The place cannot be described as ‘nice’ but it’s plenty of fun. The crowd is older but very friendly!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Rude staff in glasses at pride, unapproachable, in the arch - unfriendly, vindictive - bad vibe. Such a shame - regular to the venue but this put me off.

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Rob53735
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

What a load of rubbish. The two show we watched were appalling and the second show was dam right offensive. A really disturbed individual. I was expecting to see some Paul O’Grady type shows but no chance. I want to relax on a Saturday night...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank PhilipPG417
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Great lgbt venue in London, visit whenever in London. Drag Queen Charlie Hides was on singing and entertaining the audience 10/10 performance. Even better he mingled with the audience once his performance was done. Only negative is really about London in general.... drink prices!! Will...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Too many people. Too uncomfortable. The council need to check their health and safety regulations. Pretty dreadful experience

Date of experience: May 2018
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October 16, 2015|
Response from James L | Property representative |
Hi Minxycamp We are a late entertainment and club night venue and do not currently have a food offer. However, we are looking at opening during the day and have not yet made the decision on a food or coffee offer. Kind... More