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The Princess Alice Carvery

#15,629 of 18,286 Restaurants in London
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2A Battery Road | Thamesmead, London SE28 0JS, England
+44 20 8317 7847
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible37%
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“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
“crown carvery” (3 reviews)
“local carvery” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
2A Battery Road | Thamesmead, London SE28 0JS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Again no carvery, in the princess alice, alldecks were clear again.We arrived at about 16.30 for a carvery but no food, not the first time eirher, no wonder it's going down hill same old excuse no staff something got to happen with this place, no...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My local pub and restaurant, do not go here if you want a cold drink. The ice machine has not worked since before December. The new manager Emma and all the staff have been great going to the local shops to buy bags of ice....More

Thank mags00013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has any one heard of a pub with no ice ??? Yes ice machine has been out of order before xmas, they did go and purchase ice from the supermarket but have now been told by the higher management not to do this anymore needless...More

Thank longroad123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I often pop over from the Crown Court for a full breakfast or lunch and always find the food good, the staff lovely and the dining area pleasant and spacious. Whilst queuing at the bar yesterday lunch time I was a little concerned to notice...More

Thank OysterBoy3
Princess A, Manager at The Princess Alice Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Oyster Boy, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us such positive feedback. I do apologise that we no longer do breakfast, im affraid we were not getting enough custom to warrent being open. However im glad to see that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After booking a table for 5 ..21/1/2018 at 3.30 ... Food had run out . No mash. No stuffing. No gammon. No turkey.(only scraps) When I questioned the kitchen MANAGER ..I was told stuffing would be another 10min. I asked for some gravy as there...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed December 26, 2017

I have eaten at Alice many times and visited most recently on 23 December as it was my grandaughter's birthday. Firstly i would say that I am surprised at some of the comments in the earlier reviews about the staff, in my view they are...More

1  Thank janalloway1
Princess A, Manager at The Princess Alice Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Hi Jan, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feed back. We have had isuuse with staff sickness over the last two weeks hence there only being two members that day, im glad however that they still performed to the best of...More

Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

The men’s bogs were out of order, all the services were sticky, there were no tips on the pool cues and the carpet was worn. However, the food was good, the beer was cold, the staff were friendly and the price was unbeatable! With a...More

Thank Keith M
Princess A, Manager at The Princess Alice Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Hi Keith, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback. Its nice to hear that our team are friendly and that our food and drink are good. We are aware of the minor improvements that are need and plans are in...More

Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Its a nice building inside, needs a slight refurb, wide choice of drink, food is tasty and considerably cheap for what it is. The new manager is very friendly and polite as are the majority of staff. However, some staff really seem to let the...More

Thank Liz_Huckley
Princess A, Manager at The Princess Alice Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2017

Dear Liz Huckley, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some feed back. I'm happy to hear that our products are pleasing and that myself and the majority of my team made you feel welcome. I'm sorry to hear however that not...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I actually found things quite amusing, although the appallingly slow service, the 'forgot I need to top up the pint', the complete inability to notice there are people at the bar and more complete inability to work the till were a joy to behold! The...More

Thank AlanT1964
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We visited PA quite often in past but stopped due to terrible service. However they always had nice breakfast so we decided to go today... what a disappointment, princes alive should be open from 8 but when we arrived before 9 the door was shut...More

Thank kasia0808
Princess A, Manager at The Princess Alice Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2017

Hi Kasia0808, I was very shocked to read your review and have investigated the situation. After both talking to my team and checking my CCTV cameras i have found that we have in fact been open on time all week with breakfast out promt at...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $7
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Battery Road | Thamesmead, London SE28 0JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8317 7847
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Come to The Princess Alice in Thamesmead for traditional roast dinners and lunches exactly how you like them, any day of the week. Or tuck into our tasty pub-food classics, with unlimited veg and sides. With every plateful offering cracking value, it's no wonder locals in and around Woolwich, Plumstead and Belvedere can't get enough. EATING OUT IN THAMESMEAD MADE EASY Our restaurant is relaxed and family friendly, and we don't stand on ceremony. There's no need to book; just pop in when you're hungry.
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