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Address: 8-9 London Street | Paddington, London W2 1HL, England
Phone Number: 44 0 20 7723 0685

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Very friendly, good food!

I've been here a few times and every time they surprised me with their friendly attitude. Also a lot of nice beers on draft en good pubfood. Possible to sit outside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kasper S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Each time I'm in London I go there, which is about two to three times per year. I like the atmosphere in and outside the pub very much indeed. It's always really friendly and relaxing. Food is good as well. Had a pie and the Whitby prawns this time. Excellent. I can really recommend it.

Thank PIA K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times and every time they surprised me with their friendly attitude. Also a lot of nice beers on draft en good pubfood. Possible to sit outside.

Thank Kasper S
Vejle, Denmark
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I´ve been at this pub a few times and everytime we have talked to loads of friendly and interesting people. Heard a few comments on the quality of beer (or lack thereoff) but I don´t drink beer so I cant advice on that...

Thank Maria W
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The food here is terrible. Ordered bangers and mash. Got three awful sausages in a disgusting gravy. Complained. Argument. Then I was told: Well, you ate some. Explained to the server that the food was obviously cooked ahead of time and microwaved later. Argument. Said it didn't happen. Referred to the Italian female "manager," who didn't seem to have much... More 

Thank Marcus777
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Found this place around the corner from the AirBNB we are staying at in London. Great spot, friendly and good pub food. Lots of local flavor!

Thank Captainhowdie
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This place, as you can't call it a pub, is an absolute disgrace to the many cheaper and frankly 100% better pubs in the area. If you want dirty beer that is over priced then this is your place! I ordered 2 beers and got 2 beers but they were half from the drip tray and half from the pump... More 

Thank DexDex_12
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch while waiting for a train. Friendly service, so-so Greene King beer, nice food though. Sit inside or out side in a nice day.

Thank Rossland58
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621 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

A very good pub near Paddington Station. Stopped by for a drink and a nibble and the choices was excellent. The service behind the counter was excellent and the ever smiling lady behind the counter was charming and beautiful. The venue is large enough for a big group yet cosy enough i you want some quiet time. Very good and... More 

Thank varun_mukthi
English Riviera, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Had a nice evening here, no hassle and reasonable prices. Clean toilets. Didn't eat here but it looked ok, will try on my next visit.

Thank Countess-of-Torbay
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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337 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Located just along from Paddington Station. Rather a quaint old pub, with pleasant staff and wide range of both liquor and bar food. Has some outside seating where one can watch the world go by if good weather. Can get very busy in the evenings. Situated close to many hotels, so handy for a drink or somewhere to eat.

Thank aberdeenangler

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