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Abbey Bar

#4,209 of 18,962 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
30-33 Minories, London EC3N 1DD, England
+44 20 7488 1918
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30-33 Minories, London EC3N 1DD, England
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a Monday evening for food, the place was nearly empty. We ordered our food and waited for 40 mins before any staff came near us. I asked the friendly waiter did he know where our food was, and he said he would...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Myself and woke colleagues come to abbey almost every day for after work catch up! Love this little spot and our favourite giant pornstar martinis!

1  Thank Agne A
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Hi Agne Many thanks for the positive review. We are very pleased to have gained new custom and glad you enjoy your visits to Abbey. Please contact us at info@abbey-bar.co.uk as we have a great offer for you

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

I met up with some friends here who had booked a table for food and drinks. We had the sharing platter which was very reasonably price for the amount you get. The food is of excellent standard so that alone gives me reason to return....More

Thank Den W
AbbeyBarManagement, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Hi Den Many thanks for the positive review its great to hear from satisfied customers. We are pleased you had a great time at Abbey and would like to invite you back as our guests. Please email info@abbey-bar.co.uk

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Came with few work colleagues for after work drinks. The front of house team at the door were really friendly and welcoming opening the doors to welcome us also. Rare these days! Drinks were really good value as we got there during their happy hour....More

Thank Dan L
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Hi Dan L We are pleased you enjoyed your visit to Abbey and the team impressed you. Please let us invite you back again, if you can email us at info@abbey-bar.co.uk for us to arrange this

Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

visited her on word of mouth reccomendation. A great large venue,clean and right with friendly staff. A good choice of cocktails and varied other drinks. Food choice varied and reasonable also. A number of discount offers also . would reccomend a visit here staff will...More

Thank jap2477
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hey there Many thanks for the positive review, we are making many changes at Abbey and they have been well received thus far. We look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Visited last month for work drinks and all of us thoroughly enjoyed our visit at Abbey! Friendly door staff, attentive bartenders and DJ played some wicked tunes. Unfortunately did not try their food- but it’s in my books to pop in for a lunch in...More

Thank Moni P
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Hi there Many thanks for the positive review. Abbey has started a new Friday night "FRIDAZE" and it is proving very popular within the area as the go to late night venue. This aside we would really like for you to witness the venue during...More

Reviewed March 9, 2018

I'm nudging 60 and I'm more of a pub person than a night club/bar type, so this would not be my usual choice of venue. I came here with a group of colleagues and clients for a few post work drinks. They only have one...More

Thank 4ChordsNoNet
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Hi there Many thanks for this review. We like to pride ourselves at Abbey that we can cater for all ages and all customers. Being a large split level venue we can do this regularly. We have a great happy hour offering too where a...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018

I heard that the Abbey Bar had been taken over by new management so thought we'd try it out for lunch. We were not disappointed. The welcome from the staff was warm and where they have changed the layout upstairs it's much more open and...More

Thank Towser2334
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Hi there, Many thanks for the positive review. We are pleased the good news has traveled about the changes we have made and pleased you had a pleasant visit to Abbey. We look forward to welcoming you again and will pass on the feedback to...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Was told by friends to meet them at Abbey as they had a great happy hour. The place was very lively for a Friday night in January and the vibe was great. I could see they had a club section also downstairs . Drinks were...More

1  Thank Robert B
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Hi Robert Many thanks for your positive review, we appreciate all feedback and its great when someone spends the time to leave us a good review . Indeed some changes have been made to the venue and all have been positively welcomed and yes our...More

Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

We went for our Christmas dinner, we were all crammed together and we paid £35 per head. NOT great for non meat eaters The starter was poor in it was carrot and coriander soup but No bread ,whilst all the meat eaters got huge chunks...More

Thank april29th2001
AbbeyBarManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Abbey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Many thanks for your review and feedback. Tripadvisor can at times be a great tool for us as a business as we get a chance to see our reviewers words of other sites and give us a better understanding of who our custom is and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $20
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-33 Minories, London EC3N 1DD, England
  • Public Transportation: Aldgate, Tower Hill
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighborhood: Whitechapel
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7488 1918
  • E-mail
Description
The perfect place to drink, dine and dance! Enjoy a delicious dinner in our restaurant, before moving downstairs for cocktails and dancing! We're just a short stroll from Tower Hill, Aldgate and Fenchurch Street stations. Right in the heart of the City of London. Happy hour: 5-8pm daily and 5-10pm on Thursdays! DJ and dance-floor on Thursday and Friday nights. Ping pong available to play for free on Monday-Wednesday evenings. Regular Events at Abbey: Quiz night on the first Tuesday of every month Ping pong tournaments on the third Tuesday of every month.
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