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Paxton Pub

255 Gipsy Road, London SE27 9QY, England
+44 20 8761 9016
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Terrible Pub, Rude Staff

Really bad pub. Food overpriced for what it is. The staff are really rude and lazy. Dark haired... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2017
London, United Kingdom
Typical London pub

Food looks amazing but isn't cheap, it has a relaxed atmosphere and shows the football which is... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2017
Carlos L
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible25%
Dec 31, 2016
Mar 22, 2017
“Terrible Pub, Rude Staff”
255 Gipsy Road, London SE27 9QY, England
+44 20 8761 9016
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Really bad pub. Food overpriced for what it is. The staff are really rude and lazy. Dark haired barmaid is really coarse and off putting. Food is of really poor quality and tastes like cardboard. Avoid.

Thank marymoomoo2017
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Food looks amazing but isn't cheap, it has a relaxed atmosphere and shows the football which is great. It's basically like every working man's local boozer that's been smacked with the gentrification stick. Meaning all the idiot drunks can't afford to drink here but anyone...More

Thank Carlos L
Reviewed December 31, 2016

this was a group xmas visit. I do understand the rigours of multi persons catering but know it can be pulled off better than this......the starters were underwhelming and my steak - pre ordered as a medium rare - was plonked (plonked!) down with a...More

Thank gary n
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We went for Sunday lunch, friendly service, good hearty food at reasonable prices, plus dogs are welcome in the bar too which is always a bonus.

Thank Nic K
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

What a transformation! I stopped coming here over a year ago. Good food, brilliant atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Great place for home made food and very well served. The pub was packed with families and thei dogs and children all enjoying nice food with a drink to wash it down. Really worth a visit if your looking for a good lunch.

Thank mullanrob
Reviewed June 13, 2016

The tiniest starter I have ever seen, the squid rings were very small and thin, the salad leaves o k but not exciting. They forgot the aioli too! Will not be returning.

Thank Valerie F
Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

I stopped coming here for six months or so as there was no atmosphere and it felt like a restaurant. The new manager and his team have bought a new energy and buzz back. Thank You!!! We are now frequent visitors

Thank Natalie A
Reviewed February 22, 2016

I used to visit The Paxton quite frequently as I used to work around the corner in West Norwood. It looks like now there is new management as I was blown away this sunday by the quality of food and swiftness of service! One of...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Each time the Paxton is taken over, I am really hopeful it is going to get better. As it is a 1 minutes walk from my home, I tend to go there fairly frequently, more for convenience than anything else. I was very excited on...More

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Matthew C, Manager at Paxton Pub, responded to this review

Hi, I am so sorry to read your review that you had a bad experience with us at the Paxton. After seeing your picture of the food I understand your concerns and I have shown this to all of the team as well as a...More

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