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The Barrow Boy and Banker

#1,817 of 18,551 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
Bank Chambers 6-8 Borough High Street, London SE1 9QQ, England
+44 20 7403 5415
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pies” (91 reviews)
“mash” (29 reviews)
“tasting board” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bank Chambers 6-8 Borough High Street, London SE1 9QQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here for lunch there was a decent menu choice. Good came and was tasty hot and well presented. The staff here are very very helpful even when very busy. We will definately be returning.

Thank Barbara H
General M, Manager at The Barrow Boy and Banker, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your positive feedback. we look forwards to seeing you again Barbara. all the best James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rang up in advance to book the pies we wanted and James was very helpful and booked a table for us. On arrival he greated us and showed us to our table. Our pies were exceptional, we had ordered the Lamb and wild mushrooms,...More

Thank DAVEO66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located near London Bridge Station and The Shard - we stopped here to be honest as it was close and we were hungry, it turned out to be a great find. The Pies are excellent with Triple cooked chips, veg and a very rich gravy....More

Thank mpattenden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the pub whilst Dow London Bridge. It’s a large pub up a few steps. Good selection of food and drink with a good atmosphere. Easy for The Main Line Station.

Thank Bobbyfarrell
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Large pub in central location. Went here for lunch and drinks. Not too busy and bar staff very good service. Food not bad, usual pub fayre, but service good and would recommend to anyone in central London.

Thank 400manda
Reviewed May 8, 2018

I have been to this place twice now and have fish and chips both times. It is slightly more expensive than other similar places (around £2 more) but worth it because of the great service. Both times, I was served by wonderful staff. I would...More

Thank juno1210
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Great Ale and Pie dish. Great taste both of them😉. Good athmosphere on a saturday night. We had a good time and could barely finish the sticky toffee pudding.

Thank Jan B
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

A stop for Lunch at this very popular Fullers Pub which was extremely well furnished and welcoming. We were looking for a light meal and I chose the CHICKEN TIKKA MASALA PIE with coconut, coriander, toasted almonds, house chips and pan of gravy, @ £13.45...More

Thank Kevin D
General M, Manager at The Barrow Boy and Banker, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Kevin thanks for your review. Really pleased you enjoyed your food and service. Your right if you are in a large group we recommend you book on line via our website. See you again soon. James

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We had already visited another Fullers brewery earlier in the day and having drooled over the menu decided to give this place a bash for lunch. Food and drink was great, I have to say. Excellent pies and all the trimmings, great selection of drinks...More

Thank seanrobbo75
General M, Manager at The Barrow Boy and Banker, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Really pleased you enjoyed both the brewery and the Barrow Boy. We do have award winning pies. I agree they are yummy. Hopefully it will not long before you pay us an other visit. All the best JB

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast there and were surprised by the beauty of this restaurant. Beautifully decorated in a vintage like restaurant. You will be blown away by its beauty. The breakfast was also delightful. The full english as well as the vegetarian full english breakfast are...More

Thank Zack_herbst
General M, Manager at The Barrow Boy and Banker, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Zack thanks for your review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again in the future. James

Even before the arrival of the instantly iconic Shard,
the riverside scene in Southwark had moved well beyond
any up-and-coming phase of development. For quite some
time, locals and out-of-towners alike have loved
browsing the boutiques of Bermondsey High Street,
foraging through the bounteous stalls at centuries old
foodie haven Borough Market, and flocking to the banks
of the Thames to enjoy some of Britain's biggest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Chambers 6-8 Borough High Street, London SE1 9QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Southwark
  • Neighborhood: Southwark
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7403 5415
  • E-mail
Good food, great beer, and a friendly atmosphere… are all guaranteed at The Barrow Boy & Banker. Situated near London Bridge, we’re a perfect stop-off point for some of the city’s most well-known attractions - but don’t be surprised if you feel like sticking around.
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