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The Clachan

) #1,578 of 18,145 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ , British,
34 Kingly Street, London W1B 5QH, England
+44 20 7494 0834
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“pie” (14 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
34 Kingly Street, London W1B 5QH, England
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1 - 10 of 306 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I love going to Nicholson's pubs. The food is usually very good. This was a very bad exception. Was it because we had a very late lunch? We had the most horrible meal: stale sausages, old and hardened scotch eggs, ... you do not want...More

Thank pecheurdetruite
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Pecheurdetruite, Thank you for your honest feedback, I am very sorry that you felt disappointed with your visit to the The Clachan. I would like to turn your experience around, please email me at clachan@nicholsonspubs.com Warm regards, Emma and The Clachan Team

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this place,always we go on weekend,friendly staff,mario spanish guy the best!early clousing but perfect to start the night

Thank Jull1994
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review! I will pass it on to Mario! See you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a truly great old pub. It serves great food and is in a great location. Plenty of seating great prices. The dining area was beautiful. Definately worth a visit. It dates from 1898.

Thank Queensmot
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Queensmot, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Clachan! Thanks you so much for the positive review! The Clachan team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here last Friday with a group of friends and was greeted by lovely service, plenty of beer on tap and a great environment. Will certainly be back

Thank Jack W
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Jack! We are so happy you and your friends had a great night and we appreciate your review! See you again soon! Warm Regards, Emma

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food ,many differents kinds of beer and nice service specially mario .. i recomend this place to every one😉

Thank Juan M
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Juan, I will pass your lovely comments onto Mario!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its an ok bar Its just that there are many better ones around Quick service My view was the drinks were expensive 😪

Thank davethedrill
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dave, thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. The Clachan team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were walk in customers, I liked the character look of the place and the sign that said traditional fish and chips...and as I promised my foreign born daughter that she could try traditional fish and chips like my youth that I recall from so...More

Thank private1_90732
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very honest feedback! We are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere in the bar! We hope that you will come again soon and maybe try our restaurant upstairs? We provide full table service and do not require payment upfront. Kindest regards Emma...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pub in a great location, completely let down by the terrible staff. Visited here on a Saturday lunchtime and after waiting 5 minutes at the bar for a member of staff to make an appearance I went to find someone. 2 female members of...More

Thank Colin G
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Colin G, I am very sorry that you felt let down by the team on Saturday, I can assure you that this is not normal behavior and i will address the issues you have raised directly with them. I hope that you will give...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very old and good pub in the tradition of the English pub. The pie are very raccomended. Sooo good !!

Thank Fedro79
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Fedro79, thank you so much for your positive comments about The Clachan! Please don't hesitate to reach out to us if there's anything more we can do! Best wishes, Michal and The Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting London for lots of shopping this is a great place for mid day drinks as you step away from the frantic hustle off Oxford street and can sit in a relative peaceful area with a very good pint and people watch . The...More

Thank Springer114
General Manager A, Manager at The Clachan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Springer114, reviews like this give us motivation and help us ensure we provide high-quality guest care. Thank you so much for the feedback! We hope you have a great day! Regards, Michal and The Clachan Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $26
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Kingly Street, London W1B 5QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighborhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7494 0834
Description
You will find The Clachan in Kingly Street London within a short stroll of Regent Street, Argyll Street and Carnaby Street - however you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.The Clachan is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
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