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The Lamb & Flag

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#761 of 19,156 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$9 - $30
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Vegetarian Friendly
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My wife and I did a pub crawl through London over Labor Day weekend. This was the only pub we visited twice. First of all, the Fish and Chips are the best we had in London. Worth the visit just for that. The topper was...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank daffymkrk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here on Sunday for lunch, having pre booked I’m so glad we did as this small, charismatic pub was full by 12:30. Beautiful roast beef for me and succulent turkey for the wife was washed down with a well kept couple of pints of...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank DjslimOxford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always try and get here when I visit London. Great pub with a lovely atmosphere. Highly recommended a visit.

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank Jonp37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selektion of Berts and other drinks. Good and central location. Se just hade drinks and No food this time.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank OnAir633561
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi OnAir633561 thank you for the compliments and I am happy that you enjoyed the drinks you had, hope you will join us again and maybe try the food. Regards Patrick

Reviewed 1 week ago

Only went for a drink here but very impressed with the place. Packed with history and some interesting items on the walls to read. Interior probably hasn't changed much over the years which I liked. Good choice of real ales and enjoyed the Seafarers particularly....More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank geordie9Kent
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi geordie9Kent thank you very much for the wonderful comments and appreciation of what we do here. I will pass on your compliments to the team who try really hard to make everyone feel as welcome as possible each and every day. We try to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place with traditional pub menu. Prices are very decent for the area being a few minutes of Covent Garden. Historical very interesting place with very nice staff.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank VeVaParis
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi VeVaParis I am really pleased to read your lovely review for our humble pub, it is always great to get wonderful feedback so thank you very much. I will pass on your kind comments to our team and hope that you find the time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fine pub lunch and drinks for 5 on a busy Friday afternoon. Fish and Chips was the order of the day, but my choice was the lentil soup with bacon followed by the Bangers & Mash. Delicious! Portions were quite large and the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank BuntzB
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi BuntzB really pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for the lovely comments about the meals you had, it is most appreciated. The sense of history is palpable and we will always remain true to that sentiment by providing great...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A couple of years ago we did a Walk London tour which took us past this place and we said we would go back at some point. So glad we did. The interior is great, so glad that it has not been ripped out and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Keith H
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Keith H thank you for looking us up again, there are precious few real old pubs left in central London that it would be criminal to change it, rest assured we will continue to treat this pub with the kindness and respect that it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I looked up this establishment on the internet as we wanted somewhere to eat before going to the theatre in Aldwych. The place is full of history and we enjoyed every minute of our visit. We had a lovely chat with a regular until our...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank IrisDevon
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi IrisDevon it was lovely chatting to you both the other day and I hope you enjoyed the show, thank you very much for the lovely compliments about our amenities (old London pub toilets are always an adventure), our food and the drinks. All of...More

Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

I haven't visited Covent Garden for about 25 years and wow, it's not how I remember it! But, whilst killing time before watching a show, I took my family to the Lamb & Flag and was really pleased to see, nothing much has changed! I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank EarlSuave
Patrick L, General Manager at The Lamb & Flag, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

Hi EarlSuave I am glad we managed to take you back in time and were just as you remembered while so much else has changed. we will try to continue to be a haven for weary travellers and thirsty locals for another 400 years or...More

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SteveEseven
March 5, 2019|
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Response from Jimmuswell | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere in London on a Saturday Eve is going to be busy, however 6pm or even earlier might be ok. I suggest booking if possible and if you can't get in, there are loads of other pubs and restaurants in the area.
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Jujuenvoyage
May 31, 2018|
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Response from rosswellg | Reviewed this property |
I asked for you reply follows Hi Rosswell Children are most welcome in our upstairs dining room, bookings are not taken at weekends but tables are usually available within 10-15 minutes of arrival depending on the size of... More
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Jannerbloke
February 16, 2016|
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Response from julie_stone54 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There is free wifi and disabled access to the ground floor only. There are limited seating areas downstairs and excellent food is served. Depending on your disability the toilets are quite small so wheelchair access... More
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