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The Spread Eagle Pub & Theatre

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Good pub

I visit with a group of friends. The place looks really nice. Also the staff was nice and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joanas873
via mobile
Meal after Cinema,

Booked to eat with a 20% off offer, did request not to be near Football on Tv but that wasn't... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
LillithSophie
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Redhill, United Kingdom
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“mash”(6 reviews)
“fish chips”(2 reviews)
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Now one of the best pubs in Croydon, The Spread Eagle was originally built as a bank. Not much has changed though - you're still welcome to deposit your money here - and truth be told the returns are better! Invest a little of your time with us and...more
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39-41 Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX, England
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+44 20 8781 1134
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit with a group of friends. The place looks really nice. Also the staff was nice and helpful. The food was the normal pub food. The prices were normal for a pub.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank joanas873
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A weird place, can't decide whether it wants to be a pub, restaurant or a conference room. Wish it would make it's mind up and stop charging over five quid for a pint of gassy lager. No thanks, I'd rather buy a four pack and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Art Is P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a few social drinks after work. Great pub atmosphere, a barman with the best patter with nothing offensive that made the night really on point! It’s a pub, exactly what it says on the tin... and the barman added the extra appeal...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank gavlar1971
Reviewed February 26, 2019

I think they have had a change of management because all the staff have changed, the food has gone downhill! Fish and Chips regular under £10. Fish has been cold, Chips very hot. Then recently Fish hot chips lukewarm and now £12.....are you having a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Croydonian_Gent
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Unhelpful staff .... most stood around looking at us ... I saw there was a dog so I asked oh are dogs aloud the girl finally who served me said “ I’ve no idea” ... the furniture is very tired and ripped .... I took...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

Arrived on a reasonably busy saturday afternoon. The table I wanted had a staff members coat and bag on it even though they were working behind the bar. When I enquired whose it was she informed me it was hers and reluctantly removed it. She...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank chris r
Reviewed January 10, 2019

Booked to eat with a 20% off offer, did request not to be near Football on Tv but that wasn't forthcoming. there was no one in the area watching so I REALLY do not see why the TV was even on? Anyway, the food was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LillithSophie
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Good pies! Eaten several here over the years and they are always stuffed full of good quality ingredients - never ended up with a mouthful of fat or gristle and always very tasty. A Fullers pub where the ale is well kept, but if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ukmavrik
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Went here for my work Christmas meal, nice venue, however we were a reasonably small group, our meals were staggered in coming out so we didn’t eat all together. One persons meal had the vegetables missing so had to wait even longer for this while...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debbie C
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Came here with a girlfriend on a rainy night and we really liked the old pub feel. Slightly sticky tables and musky smell but it was the perfect escape from the rain. We both had a pie and mash which was really good. Friendly staff.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rachel E
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