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The Urban Bar Whitechapel

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Nice Bar

We had drinks here on 2 occasions - good atmosphere and service and attentive staff. The bar has a... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Nice Vibe...

We’ve been drinking in this pub on and off for many years now, we only drop by maybe twice a year... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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23 May 2018
“Nice Bar”
17 Jan 2018
“Nice Vibe...”
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176 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BJ, England
+44 20 7247 8978
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

We had drinks here on 2 occasions - good atmosphere and service and attentive staff. The bar has a nice feel to it and the range of beers and lagers good.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been drinking in this pub on and off for many years now, we only drop by maybe twice a year because it’s a bit off (our) beaten track. You maybe wouldn’t expect a bar like this in this area but it’s right next door...More

Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I love this pub. It is warm, friendly, welcoming and serves great cocktails.. with a great shaker. If peckish the good is fab too. A must visit if in Whitechapel.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Been here a few times. Decent pub for the area. Good for a few quiet drinks. It's open very late so perfect for one of them chilled late night drinks. All the times I have been it has never been busy, so you can have...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A really nice bar this I opted for the chilli-con-carne the meat side was excellent, but the clumpy rice let the whole dish down! Took longer than normal to get the food delivered considering there was no one else eating at the time! The meal...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Stopped here on flying visit wanting to rest our feet. Had drinks and food it looked so appetizing. Great value compared to London prices typically. Waitress was extremely nice and friendly,.

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went for family birthday and found it great location close to tube next to old hospital. The staff were helpful, food was great. Happy to recommend

Thank Deirdre B
Reviewed 12 February 2017

It's not easy to find a function room in London but I had such a good experience with The Urban Bar that I feel compelled to leave a review. We hired the upstairs room for my boyfriend's 30th birthday. It's an attractive, large space with...More

Thank Billie_Brighton
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place has had a nice re vamp since my last visit. There were 4 of us eating, we ordered a variety of things, burgers/ nachos/calamari and halloumi. It was pleasant enough,the calamari was a bit soggy. We left feeling full and we were happy....More

Thank Carterishandsome
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I have just visited the Urban Bar and fancied a quick bite. I ordered the halloumi on rocket for £4. It came without all slices looking golden. The rocket looked somewhat tired and I have no proof but looked like it came straight out of...More

Thank Vanessa F
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Whether you're here for its dynamic street life, world
class galleries or famed curry houses, you're bound to
be wowed by the uniquely cosmopolitan flavor of
Whitechapel. Long gone are the days when Jack the
Ripper stalked its streets. And despite his mysterious
legacy bringing throngs of curiosity driven tour
groups to its back alleys and otherwise serene garden
squares, these days you're more likely to catch a
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