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The Calthorpe Arms

252 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8JR, England
+44 20 7278 4732
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Average London Pub

There is nothing great about this pub and equally there is nothing bad about it; it is an average... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Vincent B
via mobile
Good food and a good pint

A groups of us popped in here for lunch after visiting the nearby Postal Museum. The menu was... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
RichG439
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London, United Kingdom
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20 Feb 2018
“Good food and a good pint”
3 Sep 2017
“Great pub”
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252 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8JR, England
Clerkenwell
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+44 20 7278 4732
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

There is nothing great about this pub and equally there is nothing bad about it; it is an average London pub. The atmosphere is welcoming and the staff are friendly. They have real ale, Guinness, a selection of lagers and a variety of bottles on...More

1  Thank Vincent B
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

A groups of us popped in here for lunch after visiting the nearby Postal Museum. The menu was 'British and international' with plenty of variation to suit all tastes. Everyone enjoyed their meal - simple food, well cooked and generous sized portions. The beer was...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

A favourite London pub A proper boozer on a corner, lots of character Always a place to engage in conversation over a beer or three.

1  Thank kaye w
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Came across this little pub first night in London. Have been back for dinner every night since then. Friendly staff, fun patrons, great food. Recommend for meals or just a beer, come and enjoy.

1  Thank raelene61
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Decent boozer. I need to type more words but there's not much more to say. Bought beer at bar. Staff friendly and pulled a decent pint.

1  Thank Richard P
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great old fashioned London boozer with outside tables which are rare (local council frowns on al fresco drinking). Typical Youngs pub though with very nice food and ales - but at a price. Tip: Come here if you only have a short amount of time...More

1  Thank Mark T
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

A traditional local pub with lots of passing trade going to/from King Cross. Seating outside, great on a sunny day during a tube strike. Sensibly priced beer and mixed clientiale. Friendly staff

1  Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

Friendly helpful staff. Decent beer. Relaxed atmosphere. Good & very reasonably priced food particularly for London.

1  Thank Lilibet1403
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Food here is excellent, with large portions. My favourite is the staff, the manager who has run this place for 20 years has always hired great people, so I always enjoy drinking & eating here. Keep up the good work and friendly atmosphere guys!

1  Thank Matt L
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Clerkenwell
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
...More
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