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Fox @ Excel

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K Warehouse 2 Western Gateway | Excel Centre, London E16 1DR, England
+44 20 7473 2288
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

filthy tables rude lazy staff.will not be back half cooked bacon very poor value for money which they take upfront .i had a brekfast had i not paid for it i would have walked out.

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Thank thetirconaill
FoxBars, Events Marketing Manager at Fox @ Excel, responded to this review

Hello from Fox@ExCel, We are sorry to hear of your poor experience. We can assure you that this is not common practice at Fox. Our manager on duty is always happy to help with any customer issues. Please email eventsmarketing@foxbars.com and we can discuss this matter further, we do not want you to have a bad opinion of Fox@ExCel and... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were staying at the Ibis near the Excel Centre. The Fox is very near, next to the taxi rank. The food was good pub food though not particularly big portions. The beer was good particularly the Caledonian and the service fine. It's just a pub and I would recommend it to anyone staying here. We tried the nearby Bollywood... More 

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Thank ChuckCo2016
FoxBars, Events Marketing Manager at Fox @ Excel, responded to this review

Hello from Fox@ExCel, We are ideally located next door to the ExCel centre, the cable car and the Crystal building and local hotels. We are also a short trip from the O2. Our location means that we aare at the epicentre of the up and coming Docklands area. We are glad that you enjoyed our food, normally our portion sizes... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Awful! Service was miserable, warm beer sent back, 55 min wait for food that was cold and sent back. The wait continue.... Don't bother!

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Thank Ian N
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was delighted when a Starbucks opened near me, so far have had a very poor customer experience there. 1st Visit server advised that they could not top up my reward card as due to technical difficulties and so I had to pay in cash, (decided to go to another shop for my coffee). 2nd visit queue was small but... More 

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Thank Lisa K
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Fox at Excel again in early September of this year having been there previously on trips to London. Once again it came up to our previous experiences and expectations. Service at the Fox was fantastic all the staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. The food was reasonably priced and well worth the money.It is situated extremely close... More 

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Thank Kath G
FoxBars, Events Marketing Manager at Fox @ Excel, responded to this review

Hi Kath, We are so glad that you had another great experience at Fox@ExCel! Our generous food portions means that we are great value for money for in London. We are looking forward to having you back! You will be able to sample our new menu! All the best, The Fox@ExCel team More 

Harrow, England, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying on the Sunborne Yacht and decided to go to the Fox for a drink. It is huge but there were only about 10 people in there and no one waiting at the bar. The girl behind the bar did not even look up from what she was doing or say hello. After a few minutes a man... More 

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FoxBars, Events Marketing Manager at Fox @ Excel, responded to this review

Hello Jayne, We are ashamed to here of this poor service. Let us assure you that this is not common practice at Fox@ExCel and this matter has been looked into. Please email: eventsmarketing@foxbars.com to discuss this matter further. We want to get to the bottom of this matter to ensure that this never happens again. We look forward to hearing... More 

Telford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here when staying on the yacht as it was too expensive to eat on it.We had excellent fish and chips and the burgers looked very good.The setting is ideal for eating outside on a nice evening. The food is all well priced for London and so is the beer well worth a visit.

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Thank michael j
Greater London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Novotel hotel for four nights, but needed somewhere more economical for food of an evening, so came here to the Fox Pub. Some nights the menu is very limited if an event is on at the excel, but the fish and chips or nachos sharing platter (for one!) is very tasty and value for money. Can be a... More 

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Thank Melanie V
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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180 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Within historic converted warehouses or grain stores this is a modern pub, quite extensive with outdoor seating. A bit dark first thing but we had a nice breakfast with eggs toast and coffee. Cheaper than the hotel combined with a walk. A pleasant to sit outside and see the hustle and bustle of Victoria Docks and Excel.

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Thank Speigal
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in to this bar and restaurant after a long day in London and I wish I just walked by. I was served by a member of bar staff called Joseph who was very rude and abrupt. My food was burnt and tasteless, was going about contact the management about it but thought if they allow their staff to give... More 

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Thank Dafydd P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$19 - $32
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: K Warehouse 2 Western Gateway | Excel Centre, London E16 1DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7473 2288

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?