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“A good business boozer”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Glassblower

Glassblower
Ranked #4,885 of 22,374 Restaurants in London
Cuisines: Brew Pub, British, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: Soho
Rye, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
“A good business boozer”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2012

A good pub close to my office - good pub fare and nothing to complain about. Gets very busy in the evenings and has a good mixed crowd.

Visited October 2012
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london
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“friendly face”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2012

popped in as i only wanted to use the toilet but decided to stay for a drink anyway. Landlady was really lovely, its not often you find a friendly face in a central London pub.

  • Visited August 2012
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Thank Eleanor O
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lincoln
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Busy during Olympics, but efficient”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2012

Popped in for a couple of beers after seeing a show in the West End, it was "happy hour" and very busy but the staff handled everything very well. We didnt eat but it looked quite decent

  • Visited August 2012
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Thank marmadukeLincoln
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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Glassblower, responded to this review, August 30, 2012
Dear marmadukeLincoln

Many thanks for your recent review. Your feedback was pleasing to hear and I am glad that you enjoyed your visit. I have passed your comments onto the Management team and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Many Thanks

Taylor Walker
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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Bad service and tasteless food”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2012

The barmaid spoke very little English and had little knowledge of the menue. The burger I ordered was their speciality, which was a terrible mess of pre-fabricated heated ingredients.
Tasteless and not worth the 10£ i gave for it.

Visited July 2012
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Thank Per C
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Typical English pub - good cheap food :)”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2012

Between Piccadilly and Regent Street - you can't get a much better location for a traditional English pub! Great varied food menu and very reasonable. Always very busy and plenty of room upstairs to eat if the bar is full. Very quick service even when really busy.

  • Visited June 2012
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Thank SianDaviesCole
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