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The Mudlark

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Address: 4 Montague Close, London SE1 9DA, England
Phone Number:
+44 20 7403 7364
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00

You will find The Mudlark in London Bridge within a short stroll of London...

You will find The Mudlark in London Bridge within a short stroll of London Bridge, Southwark Cathedral and South Bank - however you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.The Mudlark is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.

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A friendly drink and food

What a really nice place. Staff are friendly. Beer is really well kept and goes down great. A very nice atmosphere and not rushed in any way. Food is good, only had a snack but... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Ian F
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Chico, California
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33 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This pub had great food. I had the cod and chips and my wife had the fish cakes. Both were delicious, not greasy, tasted fresh and were priced right (£13&9.95). The beer was a combination of cask and CO2. The beer staff were Knowledgeable and friendly. I had my doubts about this spot, as it is close to the London... More 

Thank chicogardenguy
Sydney, Australia
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189 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Bar Server was initially very pleasant and friendly. However, my (American) wife ordered Hand Cut Crisps and after a few minutes we were delivered a small bowl of lukewarm chips (French Fries) with some mayonnaise. She then clarified the order with the bar (a kitchen staff member we present and seemed pissed-off), my wife left not knowing if they... More 

Thank Fred B
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68 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a super tour at The Shard we decided to get a bite and ended up here. Went for a chicken sandwich and a burger. Absolutely horribly dry and hard as hockey pucks. Make sure you're dentist is available for immediate service. Even more irritating was that we went to Borough market afterwards and then i just remembered that they... More 

Thank Tore T
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped by after having a wonderful evening of Meantime tastings at The Hornimans. I didn't realise this pub was here until I opened my google maps app looking for a whiskey house. I dropped in towards the latter part of the evening on my way to catch a train. I expected to just grab a "swift one" but the... More 

Thank Darren O
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5 reviews
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Annoyingly we had to leave the riverside on our way down the southbank, fortunately we hit this hidden gem in the way. It's a tiny pub, an enclave surrounded by coffee shops, sandwich bars and tourist traps. Great beer and spirits selection. We were served by a chirpy Irish lad, James. We had a good laugh being 2nd generation myself.... More 

Thank Ruairí O
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Cancelled a 40th birthday party without telling me- I had booked it months ago and only found out they'd cancelled it when I contacted them 2 weeks prior to the event to double check. No apologies or suggestions - simply said they had a better offer. I was left with 40 people and nowhere to go. Appalling.

1 Thank alyw86
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

What a really nice place. Staff are friendly. Beer is really well kept and goes down great. A very nice atmosphere and not rushed in any way. Food is good, only had a snack but was value for money.

Thank Ian F
Driffield, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A local mate took us here whilst we were in London otherwise we'd probably not have noticed it. Decent atmosphere with good beer garden and selection of drinks. Food was quite good too and reasonably priced.

Thank Mongrel61
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65 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Having been to this pub previously only 4 weeks ago with no problem with our little dog ( bar staff even brought him over a drink ) . We were shocked this time when one of the staff confronted us abruptly & told us that we had to leave as no dogs are allowed! With over 25% of households in... More 

Thank BromsgroveBlue
Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived to this pub after a morning of exploring looking for some food. We were greeted with a lovely welcome but that didn't last long. I ordered our food off the lounge girl. It took quite a while for it to arrive and when it did the order was wrong. I had ordered veg soup for myself and the... More 

Thank holly k

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