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Famous cock tavern

#458 of 1,332 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 11:00 - 23:00
Open today: 11:00 - 23:00
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Bad Attitude

Nothing wrong with the pub as such, but the slim blonde woman (who I'm presuming is management, as... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
via mobile
Good pub in Islington London

This is a pub! Nothing more nothing less. A great place to meet greetings to start night out or a... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
20 Apr 2018
“Bad Attitude”
30 Dec 2017
“Good pub in Islington London ”
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259 Upper Street, London N1 1RU, England
+44 20 7226 4627
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Stuck in this area for work reasons. Lovely pub with an interesting and inventive menu, not badly priced either. Plus the tall brunette lady at the bar let me charge my phone at the bar which was an absolute life saver on a day where...More

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Drinks with my girlfriend after a concert at Olympic stadium. What is the point of your security? To ask people who are causing trouble to leave and then be having a laugh with the same people for the rest of the evening. A few guys...More

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place but some aggressive drunk men were playing up and annoying everyone and when the security man told him he had to leave he replied not now and the security man said okay and left him in the pub. He was a danger to...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Nothing wrong with the pub as such, but the slim blonde woman (who I'm presuming is management, as she wasn't wearing uniform like the rest) - her attitude absolutely stinks. A guy in front of me had ordered two beers and then asked her which...More

Thank EDibben84
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Visited the pub yesterday. Long time since I have been there so was absolutely amazed by how it has been refurbished and substantially upgraded. My wife and I had the lunch and soft drink for £6.50. Fantastic food and fantastic value. Peperoni pizza must have...More

Thank JohnJCF
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Superb pub with superb beers and a lively atmosphere. One of the best in the area and good pleadant freindly staff. Always seems to be busy and the customers are freindly to. Exceptional background music.

Thank cricketphil
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This is a pub! Nothing more nothing less. A great place to meet greetings to start night out or a place to have a last drying after a night out on Upper Street. With the station next door as frat links to Stratford, Richmond and...More

1  Thank czechm8y
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Solid no nonsense pub, something slowly being eroded in Islington. Good burgers, friendly staff and a great place to watch the football.

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Stylish boozer, located by station its ideal for starting a pub crawl on upper st or wasting a few mins waiting for your train. Looks good inside, toilets are reasonable and seating inside and outside are comfy. Has a feel of an American diner slightly...More

Thank Spartacus20863
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Had a few beers in here on the way to the football very busy great atmosphere staff friendly and helpful

1  Thank anthony b
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