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The Harp

47 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HS, England
+44 20 7836 0291
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pork pie” (4 reviews)
“real ale” (38 reviews)
“great pub” (40 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
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47 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are looking for an old London pub in the heart of town then The Harp is the place for you. Situated in Chandos Place, just off Trafalgar Square, this is a pub with great atmosphere. The long narrow bar area does get quite...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank j0nesrm
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for your 4 out of 5 rating and taking the time to write your review of The Harp which describes us very well - CHEERS !!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent historic pub in the centre of London with a great range of London focussed craft beers. Great place to relax with a couple of drinks.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dr_Marc_B
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for rating us 5 out of 5 and taking the time to give us your review, which is all very much appreciated.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in the area we have been visiting the Harp for a long time and always found the range of beer to be exceptional and the beer to be very well kept. The atmosphere is very convivial and the location is wonderful with an old...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DaveFromTwickenham
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks Dave for your 5 out of 5 rating and very kind words, and long may we continue to be of service to you when you are in this area of London. I am glad that your cardigan, which I'm sure was forgotten due...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great traditional London pub serving luvly ales in a friendly pub. Not for everyone but I love it and wish I lived nearer.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Keith D
HarpTeam, General Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for rating us 5 out of 5 and for your very nice word about our friendly pub serving great real ales. We hope to be welcoming you again when you are next in this area of London - Cheers !!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very quaint and lively pub. But oh so crowded on a Saturday night - to be expected of course. Good beer. We had reserved the upstairs room for a function - but were rather disappointed to find that we would be sharing the room...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank swedensm
HarpTeam, General Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review The Harp and for rating us 4 out of 5. I am sorry that you thought you would be getting the entire 1st floor lounge for exclusive use for the 12 persons in your party and I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub has such great atmosphere and service. It's also full of locals so you feel you are getting the true London and not just a touristy place. The food is also very good and good value.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Traveler40877639992
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for you 4 star rating and commenting so kindly about The Harp - it's all very much appreciated.

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Have wanted to try this pub for years due to its excellent reputation. Went on a fairly busy evening but stood ignored at the bar whilst staff served whoever asked first. Walked out after 10 minutes of being blanked. Staff and fellow customers need to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sloany49
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to send us your review and I'm sorry to hear that your long awaited visit to The Harp was made disappointing to the point of you leaving before being served. During busy times at the bar my staff do...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

There are very few good pubs left in London, and this is definitely up there with them! A true English pub with no gimmicks or trashy music. They just concentrate on getting their beer right! A good range of ales......if you’re after lager type stuff,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank andyjacksonvienna
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review about The Harp and for the 5 star rating - it really is very much appreciated and long may we continue to be the place you have described - CHEERS !!!

Reviewed October 17, 2018

I've been drinking here for years, and it continues to be one the best and most charming pubs in central London. You can still get two pints for well under a tenner which in itself is a rarity in central London and they have an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank S C
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write your review and the 4 star rating - it is very much appreciated and I'm glad to hear you enjoy our range of beers and the prices. With regards to having no hooks under the bar, this...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Cool pub in London. Lots of beer choices. Definitely must try one if you are taking a walk throughout the area.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chiprian
HarpTeam, Manager at The Harp, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Many thanks for your review and for giving us a 5 star rating.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighborhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 0291
  • E-mail
Description
A blissfully traditional place with great beer and good old conversation, also well known for our traditional cider and perry from all around the country. Located in London’s famous Covent Garden area, The Harp is a great example of a Traditional British Ale House.
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