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The Union Tavern

#3,626 of 18,239 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
45 Woodfield Road, London W9 2BA, England
+44 20 7286 1886
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (12 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
45 Woodfield Road, London W9 2BA, England
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

We went for a Sunday roast and had a large table on the terrace by the canal (always book the terrace). To be honest, we did not expect the food to be that good. Definitely not your typical pub food, but at your typical pub...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Taimy M
Craig D, General Manager at The Union Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Hi Taimy M! Thanks very much for your review, glad you had fun and enjoyed the roast! Hope to see you again soon Craig

Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Came here for food due to previous reviews. Half the menu was unavailable that which was served was cold. The bacon chop was so salty it was inedible, advertised with Apple sauce which was sadly errant. Lasagne was stone cold but looked like a supermarket...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Catherine J
Reviewed August 16, 2018

I've been to this pub on several occasions over the years and it never disappoints. I've never eaten here though. It's a canal-side pub offering a really good selection of craft beers. Always spoilt for choice. On my latest visit there were plenty of diners...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pierre48
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Had a mother daughter meal here , a proper pub on the grand union canal, basic tables and chairs , casual dress code, good food well presented. Lovely to sit by the canal eating & drinking on a summer evening

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jan M
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Have walked past here for a number of years snd always thought it looked like a good pub. Yesterday finally visited and the promisecwell delivered. Two ate off the fixed menu and one off the a la carte....all choices wuick and well presented. Roti stand...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mandeville1322
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Decided to try again one year later to check if anything has improved as far as food is concerned. Unfortunately it was again a disappointment. One year down the line the menu is still the same confusing list of dishes in messy order. On top...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying at The Crowne Plaza which is across from Tavern we decided to eat here.. the food and service is fantastic. We both opted for the Sunday roast with starter of terrine. The roast with all the trimmings were superb as was the red...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank drebir
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Sunday evening so we decided to stroll by the canal and reached the Union Tavern as we knew the beer selection is always good 😊 My husband had the beer of the week, which he enjoyed greatly We decided to order food which was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Brunhilda82
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We went a couple of times for drinks and food. The service and food was the best I’ve come across in a long time. Friendly and well run. If I’m ever in London again, I will make every effort to go back.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Steve T
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

The food here is fairly unspectacular but the service was friendly and the lunch menu is extremely good value for London. If you are simply after a quite bite to eat and are on a budget then the Union Tavern will do just fine, but...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Curly_Kale64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Woodfield Road, London W9 2BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7286 1886
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With over a dozen crafts on draught, The Union Tavern prides itself on having one of the city’s largest ale collections. A social place to unwind with a pint or two, we serve up succulent house-smoked BBQ food, a heated canal-side terrace, and regular live music nights for you.
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