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The Railway Tavern

€€ - €€€British, ,
28-29 The Quadrant, Richmond TW9 1DN, England
+44 20 8948 0735
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“patties” (2 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
28-29 The Quadrant, Richmond TW9 1DN, England
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21 - 30 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2017

WhT was initial meeting place, turned into easy place to stAy for the evening. Easy going staff, basic menu, friendly clientele , and a DJ. ! Yay! Outside garden so could here the music, see people enjoying theirselves, and still be able to chat!

Thank silvershell50
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

I don't really know when this pub changed name and I assume ownership but it is a huge improvement now. Lovely leather furniture, an immense selection of ales, wines and spirits and great food. Virtually next door to the tube and rail station it is...More

Thank Norman B
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Fairly standard pub. Nice selection of beers well kept as its a free house. Idea location as next to Richmond station.

1  Thank Chris B
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great pub by the station in Richmond. Brilliant quality beer with a massive selection. Gin and whiskey are in great supply too. The staff are always friendly and can't do enough to help. Food options are really good from full British pub dinners to really...More

Thank jgill392
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 16 May 2017

I started work in Richmond and have made the Railway Tavern my new local. They have a quality selection of Ales and Spirits and always have a special offer or meal deal available. Tasty food, decent prices and friendly staff.

Thank mcflurry79
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 15 May 2017

I work just round the corner, therefore it is common for me and my colleagues to stop over on our way to station. I never really liked it as there is an awful smell of "wii" all around the place and the food is cheap...More

2  Thank Jarina_76
General Manager A, Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This does not tally with our recollection of the incident. We do not smell like a games console and our garden is at least twice as big as the gents. no inverted commas. Best wishes.

Reviewed 8 March 2017

A top pub, next to the Station. Good food and even better beer. The combination of Gloucester Old Spot sausages Mash and Onions and Doon Bar beer was quite good enough for me! Add in friendly, professional service and you have the full package. A...More

Thank Stuart K
HDJliverpool, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 March 2017

Popped in for a drink then decided to stay for food. Excellent service by all staff. The food came quickly even though it was a busy Saturday afternoon full of people watching the international rugby. Lovely food too. The pulled ham Hock & Pistachio Rilliete...More

Thank lovetheunexpected
General Manager A, Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Visited with my son, both rugby fans, and settled down to watch two back to back 6 nations rugby matches. Ran up a tab, and was served our drinks throughout both games, never had to wait until our glasses were empty either. Decided to have...More

Thank Kenmid
General Manager A, Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit. We hope you will join us again for the rugby.

Reviewed 28 February 2017

a great sporting bar with plenty of TVs , friendly staff and a good choice of beers . we did manage some chips during the evening game as we had booked somewhere later but the pub grub looked fine and there were lots of empty...More

Thank adrian b
General Manager A, Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope you next time you can dine with us. Looking forward to seeing you back soon.

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Catherine2212
11 March 2015|
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Response from Jozefblachnio | Property representative |
Hi Carherine, Yes of course it is ok to wear your shirt. We encourage rugby within our buisines, due to our location it is something we are passionate about. We look forward to seeing you soon Thanks The Railway Tavern
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Cuisine
British, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-29 The Quadrant, Richmond TW9 1DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8948 0735
Description
Welcome to The Railway Tavern You will find The Railway Tavern in Richmond within a short stroll of Twickenham, Mortlake and Ham - 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. A fascinating past The Railway Tavern was known in 1855 as The Railway Hotel, one of several pubs in the famous Quadrant of Richmond. In Victorian days the pub also offered rooms to its patrons, perhaps for sleep after one too many at the bar - or for those catching an early train. Today, the rooms have gone, but the pub remains and has been restored to its former glory. In fact, it's the perfect railway waiting room. One of a kind The Railway Tavern 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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