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#5,839 of 18,253 Restaurants in London
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7 St. Andrew's Hill, London EC4V 5BY, England
+44 20 7248 7315
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cock fights” (4 reviews)
“london pub” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, British, Grill
7 St. Andrew's Hill, London EC4V 5BY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe I went on a bad day. There was no food and it was empty so no atmosphere. I had a pint sitting at a table with a friend. After a while I asked the barmaid for another. She pulled the pint. It sat on...More

Thank PaddyBriggs46
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cockpit is a very authentic neighborhood pub — nothing fancy, just good beer and decent food in simple surroundings. No hint of gentrification here! The landlord is friendly, decor is plain, and the TV is set to English football. Who could ask for more?...More

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Open surprising - to me - hours over the weekend for a pub in an area which seems to go pretty quiet at night after post-work drinks, this became the local of choice during a weekend staying in the YHA just around the corner, with...More

Thank esfunnell
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Brilliant Pub and Landlord. Old school boozer, stepping back in time with untouched interior, really felt at home!

Thank paulrugg
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Our annual trip to watch the tennis at the 02. The pub is close to Blackfriars station and we were staying at the Prmier Inn. It was aWednesday night and the area has a few pubs but this was our favourite. Good beer very friendly...More

Thank johnfrancissharman
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a cosy and atmospheric little pub, tucked away amongst the back streets near St Paul's. There is a good selection of beers and the staff were very friendly. We had lunch which was enjoyable and whilst my pulled pork burger was more like...More

Thank Alec L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We visited this place while taking part of the "Drink London: Liquid History Tour", and only had one drink. The building itself is beautiful from the outside and has a lot of history in regards to Shakespeare, being one of his watering hole, and a...More

Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Made this my regular whilst backpacking. It gave me the true London Pub experience. Very comfortable and everything I expected a London Pub to be. Weekday lunchtimes seemed to attract a Finance type crowd.They were clearly regulars and were very welcoming towards me. Made some...More

1  Thank NeilUK71
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Very traditional with both a staff and a clientele that are very friendly. Don't expect food service - there are other places for that - just a small gem of a place to toss back a pint.

1  Thank Don9992
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great pub, staff are friendly always with a smile, beers are good as well, there is no music so it's a talking pub rather then having to shout at each other...try it's!

Thank felixppascal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, British, Grill
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 St. Andrew's Hill, London EC4V 5BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7248 7315
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