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The Big Red

#376 of 1,335 Nightlife in London
Closed Now: 15:00 - 00:00
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Too Petty Night

I visited The Big Red in November 2017 to see the Tom Petty tribute. It's easy to find, you can't... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
paula h
St Helens, United Kingdom
A personal favorite...

I always seem to have a good time at The Big Red! It's probably one of the best metalheadz pub I... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Rob K
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
23 May 2018
“Too Petty Night”
9 Jul 2018
“Fab music - reminiscent of my youth!”
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went here for a celebration after a graduation at the nearby Uni. Great wings in fact the peanut butter and jelly wings are heavenly. Very dark and moody and atmospheric and just like I remember bars in 1985 my heyday! Great music. I love it...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

I visited The Big Red in November 2017 to see the Tom Petty tribute. It's easy to find, you can't miss the big red neon sign. It's well set out around the large bar in t :) e centre. There are lots of booths and...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Had a vey nasty experience last weekend at the Big Red. I am going to quickly explained what happened so maybe I will be saving someone a nasty trip to this UGLY pub. Well I had a very good night overall until me and my...More

Thank pixiejuds
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I always seem to have a good time at The Big Red! It's probably one of the best metalheadz pub I know of: decent prices, pool tables, heavy rock and live bands. On the downside, some of the waitresses can be pretty moody and rude,...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had a blast a while back with friends old and new. Had a rocking time. Definitely giving this place another go soon!

Thank jyrif
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Came here early afternoon so admittedly no bands etc, old fashioned disk jukebox with not the best selection, very quiet and not quite as good as i expected.

Thank Daleybaby
Reviewed 28 March 2017

One of my favourite rock/metal bars in London. Have moved to Birmingham recently, however there are very few rock bars that compare. Great music and good alcohol. Love it here!!!

Thank Fiona K
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fab vibe, amazing art n Motorcycle memorabelia on show. Staff are fun and the music is great! Great places for Bikers

Thank SandraH4104
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The place is fantastic, Rock Music, food and pool tables the best combination for a saturday afternoon.

Thank MountourBike
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Great bar if you're into rock and metal and we had a good night but the Door Staff let them down. The bar was at capacity and it was re-entry only to those outside. We (and others) witnessed door staff shining torches in girls' faces...More

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