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The Bloomsbury Pub

209 Staines Road | LONDON, Twickenham TW2 5BB, England
+44 20 8898 8112
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (26 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
209 Staines Road | LONDON, Twickenham TW2 5BB, England
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11 - 20 of 204 reviews

Reviewed January 1, 2017

This was our first visit to the Bloomsbury and glad to say will be the first of many! We brought our two children (3 & 5) for New Years Day lunch and were warmly welcomed on arrival and really looked after by the lovely owners....More

1  Thank galmc2017
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Just paid our first visit to The Bloomsbury despite having lived in the Twickenham area for years. We had fantastic lunch at the pub corner which is on the corner of 5th Cross Rd Twickenham and Staines Road. Massive well cooked portions, we were a...More

1  Thank BaD01
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We came with family on the strength of other reviews and were not disappointed. My mother was visiting from the States and looking forward to having traditional fish & chips. Only complaint was that she was too full to finish it all. All of us...More

2  Thank Land0Lakes
Reviewed December 15, 2016

My wife and I lunched at the Bloomsbury and found it to be as good as any Sunday roast we have ever had and we will certainly eat there again.

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed December 13, 2016

I do like a pizza, and quite frankly Pete's are the best I've had outside of Italy. It's been a bit of a mission for him to create the perfect pizza, apparently he's been perfecting his dough for quite some time and it's paid off...More

1  Thank John E
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

It's a tough one to beat ! If you're up for a generous gorgeous Sunday dinner you can't go wrong here !

1  Thank Lisannick1709
Reviewed November 26, 2016

The best fish, chips and mushy peas you can get in Twickenham. The Thai green chicken curry is also fantastic.

1  Thank Dihives
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

My Mum and I went for the roast lunch and the first thing that struck us was the friendly staff - how wonderful. We were recommended to have a small potion unless we were big eaters. Thank goodness we did as I can't imagine getting...More

Thank Johanna O
Reviewed November 8, 2016

We have eaten at the Bloomsbury many times and the food has always been delicious. It's a great pub for a pre- rugby game drink and a bite to eat. But last weekend was exceptional ...the game (Harlequins V Exeter at the Stoop, which is...More

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed November 5, 2016

I was up the Bloomsbury this week with my wife and our lad, for a Pizza, and I've got to say, it was excellent!....I've eaten in here before, a few times, and its always been good.....very good..but its the first time I've tried the Pizzas.We've...More

Thank LONDONLEEDSROB
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Diane M
Is there a quiz tonight
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Peter C | Property representative |
Hi Diane Yes tonight and every Monday £5 to enter food inc £100 first prize and lots of fun Peter
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pars0ns123
I would like to know if Paullee495 ( of Twickenham ) is the same guy who works in the kitchen at the Bloomsbury ?
August 15, 2015|
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Response from WT2001 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but the chap is very friendly, came out of the kitchen to ask if the food was alright. He loves cooking and enjoyed he's food. About 5 10, dark hair slightly grey age 45-55. Hope this helps
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paullee495
Oh! How surprised I am to hear anyone describe the food at this establishment as "Disappointing" and "Average". I have been using The Bloomsbury for well over 40 years now, as I live very near to it, and have always found the food to be first class. Being something of a foodie myself I am most discerning about what and where I eat and this eatery has stalwartly remained numero uno in my estimation. What I would love to know is where reviewer Paul S. would recommend in the Twickenham area for a superior meal. I for one would surely try out the food at that (or those) establishments. Some come on Mr. S. Please tell. Don't keep such important informationall to yourself. Or are you afraid that the place, or places you prefer, may become so overcrowded that you will not be able to eat your favourite dish there anymore?
July 10, 2015|
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Response from Trishfortat | Reviewed this property |
I've enjoyed many a meal at the Bloomsbury and have never been let down either by the food or the service. I would say however that there are comparable places such as the Prince Blucher - good pub food, lovely atmosphere... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $26
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Staines Road | LONDON, Twickenham TW2 5BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Twickenham
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8898 8112
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