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The Bow Bells Pub

#206 of 1,350 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 12:00 - 23:30
Open today: 12:00 - 23:30
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Nice queit pub

Stopped of for one drink one way to see ac/dc.very friendly and nice quiet pub.very busy... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
via mobile

We went there my friend and I and we really loved this place! It's the real british pub. The beers... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2016
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17 Oct 2018
23 Aug 2018
“Charming and full of Character!”
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116 Bow Road, London E3 3AA, England
+44 20 8980 0744
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped of for one drink one way to see ac/dc.very friendly and nice quiet pub.very busy thou.serves hot food though out the day.would deffo visit again

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank debbkelv
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We went there my friend and I and we really loved this place! It's the real british pub. The beers are really good and the employees very friendly.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Remzer
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Apparently, this pub is haunted. It is said that a ghost haunts the Ladies' Toilets by unexpectedly flushing the toilets - so it is known as 'The Flusher!' On a visit to the loo, there was no random flush but the hand-dryer did come on...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Suzie J
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Located a short walk from the station, it's a great traditional very few frills pub. The two of us sat at the front by the window and drank good beers served by a friendly barmaid. It was fairly busy and some lads were playing pool...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank panatsea
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

The striking orange facade is certainly eye catching! Beautiful building though. We were greeted by a friendly young chap who made every effort to accommodate us, suggesting the drink for each one of us. The inside is nice and spacious and quite impressive. Outdoor seating...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Amin A
Reviewed 23 April 2015

If you were to land next to it, the exterior as well as the interior decoration would certainly tell you that you are somewhere in England. Good beer and ale, as everywhere else in London. Unfortunately we arrived late so no food was available.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank ImperialPenguin
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Just walked in with no much hope of eating had one of the best pizza in London. Well done I love to be surprised with food.

Thank sonia3107
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We got off the tube and were very Hungry we saw this little London pub with its lights shining over the bow bells sign it looked very inviting so we went it We had a baby with us and was immediately made to feel very...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Sally P
Reviewed 16 October 2014

I ate last night at the Bow Bells Pub, and all I can say is: magnificent pizzas are served all day. Affordable price and delicious biscuits pizzas. IL GUSTO KITCHEN at the Bow Bells Pub deserve a go.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Gael W
Reviewed 17 August 2013

We ate at the Bow Bells pub last night for the first time. There were a range of specials (which seemingly do change on a daily basis). I really enjoyed the red thai curry, it was very nicely presented and fairly priced. Better than any...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Harrietthespy
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