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The Cavendish Arms

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128 Hartington Road | Stockwell, London SW8 2HJ, England
+44 20 7498 7464
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Having done a couple of small open mic nights in the past , I thought I'd pop in here to try my luck . It's a friendly pub not more than 10 min walk from Stockwell station . The drinks are reasonably Priced , for London , and the atmosphere is welcoming to comics. The small back room venue is... More 

Thank actingskint
London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Overall this is a nice little pub with a decent room for music and comedy too! I'm not a regular but I've been to a few events here over the years and recently attended a comedy night. A bunch of us were going so decided to have dinner first - bad move! The pizza was like eating cheese & tomato... More 

Thank tracymck2015
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2015

With small live entertainment places disappearing in London this pub should be appreciated. Not a great location I admit, but the events offered are really good. I visited it on Fridays on a couple of occasions for a comedy stand ups and had great nights. I visit it more frequently on Saturdays for live music bands and always enjoy it.... More 

Thank 2015AndrewG2015
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2014

Went on a Tuesday for the comedy.What a cool place ! Comedy was FREE ..all newbies some good some bad .Really good vibe. Beers on tap varied ,bar snacks. Decour was shabby chic ,think the tv show 'life on mars ' . Nice garden out front . A real gem of a pub. Check it out !

Thank tilburg14
New York City, New York
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102 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2014

This place is not in a great neighborhood and it is far from glamourous. But it does have a good open mic comedy night and I would recommend it for that.

Thank WellTraveledGal2000
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2013

I had a cracking night here on Friday. 5 good bands and an excellent poet! Had a right good Boogy in the bar after too. Open till 1.30 am, at weekends anyway. Tripadvisor wants us to rate this as a restaurant but I'm not sure it really fits into the restaurant category. Its basic bar meals good for keeping the... More 

Thank kevins1966
Chatham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2012

Fantastic pub that has great food and drink and brilliant open mic nights for musicians and comedians! Friendly atmosphere and fantastic pub!!

Thank barefootbazz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $11
Late Night
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Hartington Road | Stockwell, London SW8 2HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7498 7464
Artistically Influenced quirky restaurant/ events Pub serving Booze & food till very LATE, with an adjoining Glamorously restored speak easy vibe vintage backroom which hosts nighty events showcasing some of the best Comedy, Music, Burlesque and performance the capital has to offer! Our food serves food like you Nan used to make! Have you tried our Disco Fries?

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