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Royal Vauxhall Tavern

372 Kennington Lane | Vauxhall, London SE11 5HY, England
+44 20 7820 1222
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As a gay liberal male living in London this place was dam right offensive!

What a load of rubbish. The two show we watched were appalling and the second show was dam right... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PhilipPG417
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London, United Kingdom
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Charlie Hides made the visit

Great lgbt venue in London, visit whenever in London. Drag Queen Charlie Hides was on singing and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scott F
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Irvine, United Kingdom
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My new company Vauxhall Tavern London Ltd was registered at Companies House on 23 May 2014 and has been appointed by the new owners to deliver the commercial blueprint strategy for The Royal Vauxhall Tavern to implement the calendar of events and what's on programmes with specific focus on incremental growth of the business. The Royal Vauxhall Tavern is recognised as providing a unique and welcoming environment to an eclectic crowd. The RVT team are committed to ensure your visit is both enjoyable and fun providing you with unsurpassed levels of hospitality and a diverse variety of entertainment seven days a week. RVT's history is well know, which has always aimed to provide a safe, secure and welcoming environment offering a reasonable priced bar with a diverse programme of entertainment and to be recognised as a preferred destination of choice in London serving the LGBTQ Community.
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Hours Today: 21:00 - 03:00
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372 Kennington Lane | Vauxhall, London SE11 5HY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a load of rubbish. The two show we watched were appalling and the second show was dam right offensive. A really disturbed individual. I was expecting to see some Paul O’Grady type shows but no chance. I want to relax on a Saturday night...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lgbt venue in London, visit whenever in London. Drag Queen Charlie Hides was on singing and entertaining the audience 10/10 performance. Even better he mingled with the audience once his performance was done. Only negative is really about London in general.... drink prices!! Will...More

Thank Scott F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Too many people. Too uncomfortable. The council need to check their health and safety regulations. Pretty dreadful experience

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a legendary place in the London LGBT community. A wide range of theme nights. Sunday afternoons are quite popular. The space can get crowded, so coming early is helpful. They attract a broad clientele base. Primarily Gay, but young/old, male/female and a few...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Sunday drag show gets extremely busy. It’s difficult to get a drink abd the toilet need to be more spacious.

Thank Tim R
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I came to London for the first time and wanted to check this place out so I did - what a great night I had, such a warm friendly vibe with a very welcoming atmosphere. Great music. Very busy, as I imagine it would be...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

They definitely know how to put on a Panto and make people laugh; sometimes just borderline inappropriate but that is why they're so unique and memorable.

Thank Marco V
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Something fun to do that I bet most people have never done .we got there 8 when they said it started after two pints of Cider and 930 rolled up the host were selling the tickets for the 3 bingo callings £2 a game can...More

Thank sobeoz
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Went to see the fringe play about a night out with Princess Di, Kenny Everett and Freddie Mercury. What a hoot. Plenty of gay inuendo and plenty of gay smut but a real pleasure to see the 2 guys and 1 girl on stage giving...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Saw Mica Paris tonight. Sister needed some spanks and should move on from Her club classic and the 80's bubble gum pop. Gotta hand it to her though.

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Minxycampbell
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Response from James L | Property representative |
Hi Minxycamp We are a late entertainment and club night venue and do not currently have a food offer. However, we are looking at opening during the day and have not yet made the decision on a food or coffee offer. Kind... More
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