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The Tommyfield

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Bar, British, Pub
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185 Kennington Lane | Kennington Cross, London SE11 4EZ, England
+44 20 7735 1061
12:00 - 11:00
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All hours
Sun 08:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 11:00
Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat 08:30 - 01:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming here for a couple of years now whenever we are working in London. Both the quality of food (especially the beef ribs I had on Monday!!!) and the service are very good. I would have no hesitation in recommending this place, it's worth coming here for the pies and steaks.

Thank graham r
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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611 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a decent meal here on a Sunday evening in a nice ambience. Whilst everything didn't go completely swimmingly (otherwise I would have awarded a score of 5), it was very good. The staff were very helpful and friendly - well worth a visit.

Thank RogerfromTown
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After all of the cafes in Kennington FAILED to provide decent plugs and wifi anywhere I was desperate for a work space and a coffee on a Sunday morning. I had always passed Tommyfield but had never been in, Called ahead to ask if they had plugs and they were incredibly helpful - telling me they had a table with... More 

Thank missceasersalad
London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This trendy pub is very popular in Kennington, it sets the trends of food and local social gathering with gorgeous Sunday roast and friendly staff. The bar is gorgeous and large, comfortable seats and wifi is offered as well as room hire for private events upstairs. The pub/bar offers also rooms as B&B quite beautifully designed, a very good place... More 

Thank StefanoPedditzi
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

went to this bar tonight for drinks after work. had to ask the barmaid 3 times if they sold merlot before she finally said yes. We took our drinks from the bar only to find that all of the tables had reserved signs on them. we were asked to vacate our seats as it was quiz night and all of... More 

Thank LondonLola1
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My visit left me with very few good things to say about the pub. It all started to go wrong when the food arrived; my chicken burger with cheese and bacon arrived dry with an acrid burnt taste minus the cheese and bacon which had magically appeared on my partners beef burger. When this was pointed out to our waitress... More 

Thank Paul M
Holly B, Guest Relations Manager at The Tommyfield, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of The Tommyfield. I am rather saddened to read your comments as we normally have such great feedback about our food and staff as you can see from the majority of reviews on our page. I am sorry that the staff member did not deal with your complaint thoroughly however the manager on duty would... More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The pies are absolutely amazing, especially the chicken pie. Best pie I've ever had. Banoffee pie is also excellent. They also serve Mortimer cider which I think is the best cider there is. Service friendly and exemplary. In the words of Bill Bryson, take my car and go.

Thank Bridgy666
Nara, Japan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I went here to have late dinner around 10pm. They were friendly and served very efficiently. Fish and chips was superb: deep fry batter was crisp and fish itself was tasty. I would like to taste it again soon.

Thank takhaj
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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66 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We ate breakfast here. The price and the food were very good. The buttermilk pancakes and the ham and cheddar croissant were good.

Thank twnkultoes
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

So my friend and I went to the Tommyfield for some lunch. My friend had the pork belly which he said it was very nice. However, I had a fillet steak which cost me £23 pounds. Due to the type of steak I could understand the price. However, I would at least it to be cooked how I wanted it.... More 

Thank George S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 32
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 01:00
08:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Kennington Lane | Kennington Cross, London SE11 4EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7735 1061
Wonderful sustainable English fish, our famous steaks and old school pie and mash form the heart of our menu. Our chicken and pork is all free-range and we work with some of the best small producers the British Isles has to offer. June 2014 saw the launch of six beautiful bedrooms on our top two floors. Each with their own unique character and charm, they feature either a super king or king-size bed, Egyptian cotton linen, an HD Freeview television, free wireless internet, Nespresso machine, black-out curtains or blinds, mini-fridge and safe as standard. Our private Master Room, with its own bar, is perfect for private parties and events, and hosts one of London's best stand-up comedy gigs every other Thursday.

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