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The Pineapple

#278 of 1,344 Nightlife in London
Closed Now: 12:00 - 23:00
Open today: 12:00 - 23:00
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Cheap for London. Four quid a pint this close to town. Therefore worth a visit. My new local. So... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Poole, United Kingdom
via mobile
Policeman’s retirement

Great pub,very friendly,great atmosphere,good size,nice outside area,had a small buffet on the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Leeds, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good65%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Nov 2018
19 Jun 2018
“Policeman’s retirement”
The Pineapple is an independent, freehold pub run by the same family since 1984. We have a friendly, dedicated team aiming to keep all our customers happy.
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53 Hercules Road, London SE1 7DZ, England
+44 20 7401 2860
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Cheap for London. Four quid a pint this close to town. Therefore worth a visit. My new local. So enjoy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PadiP
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great pub,very friendly,great atmosphere,good size,nice outside area,had a small buffet on the night.would visit again

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nanajanet76
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

It was our first night in London and decided to eat closer to “home” but wanted a authentic pub to have our first meal in... we landed at the Pineapple!! Great pub food, cold pints and the atmosphere was great as we watched the Arsenal...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank scarpetta898
Reviewed 27 March 2018

lots of pubs in the area, this is one of the better ones.came here for a quick drink whilst in the area. Serves a decent pint with reasonably quick and friendly service. Didn't try the food but the table next to me seemed to be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We were there in August and took advantage of the warm weather to dine on the patio. Service was quick and the food was delicious. The bartender was super friendly and checked on us frequently.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank deniselouise
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place was very close to our hotel Park plaza Waterloo . It's on Hercules road. On the side of the Main Street this smaller place is unique and have a clear British touch. Very friendly and helpful staff. Well decorated old furniture and a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank debasis d
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Good little pub with a few different ales, I think there was 5 different ones plus your normal lagers, Guinness, etc, friendly staff and showing sports is always a bonus.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JoeyH_13
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Called into this pub for a drink.Sky sports showing football on a Sat.Plenty of room as its 100 meters off main kennington rd Waterloo. Good priced drinks for London. Bar meals were cheap £6. Ham egg and chips for that price and your usual pub...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank truecolours59
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

A great pub for a friendly and chilled pint with some mates. More a warm up or finish off pub that a main. Friendly bar and waiting staff! Closest place for a cheap beer!!!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Gavin J
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Nice pub close to Lambeth North Tube. Reasonably priced food. Good range of beer. Pool table. Handy to imperial war museum.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Wayneaa
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