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The Chandos Arms

#3,097 of 18,961 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
31 Colindale Avenue | Colindale, London NW9 5DS, England
+44 20 8200 0032
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
31 Colindale Avenue | Colindale, London NW9 5DS, England
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed July 10, 2018

booked a party for my daughter's 22nd ...for a 25 people. paid 300 pounds for food and room ... was told no one was going to walk through the room to go to the toilets as there were others on the other side of the...More

Thank Diana K
Emily K, Owner at The Chandos Arms, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

One of our closest friends is Indian/British and so is one of our chefs. This review is nonsense.

Reviewed June 3, 2018

I went last night for the first time to this wonderful and friendly Pub, where I had reserved a Seat for their resident Jazz Band `JUST EAST OF EAST` plus the Harmonica Maestro, PHIL HOPKINS, who took us on an amazing journey of Music throughout...More

Thank Jean360
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This is a great place and just how a pub ought to be: comfortable, welcoming and unpretentious. It’s clearly a great community hub, has decent food, beer and feels a thoroughly happy place. Live music nights, comfy sofas, a darts board, pool table and even...More

1  Thank Chucklebruv
Emily O, Owner at The Chandos Arms, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, this is exactly what we are aiming for, a pub for everyone! Hope to see you soon. Emily

Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

I am visiting from Manchester and my friend just moved to the area. she wanted to visit a local pub. nice pub and the food was excellent. we chatted to the chef who clearly loves food and his job. he gave me some tips on...More

1  Thank adam1111_11
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Amazing burgers, the best of all Goat Cheese Burger, also Pie of the day highly recommended. Lovely atmosphere and family friendly

Thank Andrea B
Emily O, Manager at The Chandos Arms, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit! Please come again.

Reviewed December 31, 2017

We came here for our last night in London, the beer is excellent, dixit our son and his friend. For my part an excellent cocktail. An impressive gins card for a French, but validated by an english girl. Very good burger with goat cheese. Very...More

Thank Christophe C
Emily O, Manager at The Chandos Arms, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks so much for your visit and review!

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday evening and was surprised and disgusted to see someone vaping openly and obviously inside sitting just in front of the kitchen. Staff collecting glasses said nothing. Surely vaping is not allowed inside?? Also young children running around everywhere even though...More

1  Thank Choccie7
Emily O, Owner at The Chandos Arms, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks for your feedback. Yes vaping is allowed inside at present, it remains to be seen if this will be so in the future. Regarding your objection to children being in the pub in the Christmas holidays, I can’t but help but feel you are...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Went to meet a couple of friends last Wednesday- the pub is clean, nice decor and inviting fire with comfy sofas around The bartender was very friendly and service quick Had a great time! Will be checking their food next time

Thank Nazima S
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

A truly delightful place in which to eat, drink, socialize and celebrate special events. Delicious food every time I visit. Very friendly and efficient staff. Very comfy seating throughout - adore the fireplace in the winter! Delightful selection of interesting drinks. An overall fun atmosphere...More

Thank David S
Reviewed October 8, 2017

A gastro pub with delicious food. Service was great - staff are very friendly. A standard looking British pub, but with a fabulous menu. They have specials throughout the week, so be sure to check out their website for drinks, entertainment, and Sunday roasts.

Thank Kait T
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Questions & Answers
October 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Emily O | Property representative |
We have parking for a couple of cars.
August 7, 2016|
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Response from Emily K | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 6pm. Best wishes Emily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Colindale Avenue | Colindale, London NW9 5DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8200 0032
  • E-mail
Newly reopened restuarant and traditional style bar and pub under new management following half a million pound refurbishment. Visit us to enjoy our relaxing decor with open fireplaces, outdoor terrace and gourmet dining created by our talented executive chef. Enjoy our array of fine wines from around the world in a friendly and decadent atmosphere or try our choice of real ales and chilled lagers.
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