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The Royal Oak

73 Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
+44 20 7729 2220
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Fine for pub food

A pleasant meal in a British pub. Good location next to the flower markets. But it is just average... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HappyTraveller234
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
Great Pub Lunch

Four of us visited this pub on a busy Sunday lunchtime, with the bustling flower market on its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John_SBiggleswade
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Biggleswade
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13 Feb 2018
“Good pub.”
1 week ago
“Fine for pub food”
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73 Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
East End / East London
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant meal in a British pub. Good location next to the flower markets. But it is just average food.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us visited this pub on a busy Sunday lunchtime, with the bustling flower market on its doorstep. Lovely (and quieter) upstairs dining room. The food was fabulous, both the beef and the pork belly. The staff were welcoming, friendly and attentive throughout. The...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

As a measure of this pub, we stopped off in Colombia Rd because we were doing some photography in the area. The market had finished and the street was in chaos with the street cleaning squad doing their stuff so we went int the Oak...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

The staff was horrible and the service was terrible never again will I come in here 😔😔 the toilets was really dirty I didn't even go because off that

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Inedible halloumi burger and revolting Chardonnay. What happened? Have visited before and it was lovely . Shan't be back.

Thank Caroline H
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice pub on Columbia road, you may see the lovely flower market on Sunday. The roast was so delicious!!!! Would definitely return many more times 👍 go there , highly recommended!

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Such a lovely, warm pub with great food and drink, in one of the most amazing London locations. As someone who lives in London and works in the borough, it is great to have access to such a valuable community asset - despite its popular...More

Thank Marissa R
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Well, a very nicely presented former Truman pub, unspoilt and well-maintained inside and out, and well located on the interesting, if possibly over-gentrified, Columbia Road. Attractive island bar and the original Vitrolite ceiling among the nice original features. And our Saturday lunch was really nice...More

Thank heckmotor
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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Our family of 4 including 2 young children aged 7 and 11 really enjoyed this friendly pub and the nice Sunday chicken roast! And try the warm wine, very interesting!

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Came here last Sunday for a roast. The pub downstairs is great with a lovely atmosphere. The upstairs room where we had dinner was very noisy, almost deafening, not sure what they can do about that but it's worth bearing in mind. Service excellent, but...More

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