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The Woodbine

215 Blackstock Road | Highbury, London N5 2LL, England
+44 20 7354 1061
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
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“thai food” (5 reviews)
“great pub” (4 reviews)
“arsenal” (3 reviews)
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215 Blackstock Road | Highbury, London N5 2LL, England
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Woodbine Pub, conveniently located in a small enclave in North London called Highbury, is where I started my not so illustrious drinking career, for want of a better phrase that is! My history with this particular hostelry goes back many years, very nearly 40...More

Thank London-Phil
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good selection of well kept beers and a Thai menu that is so cheap it's not worth turning your own oven on. They even have large screen football on.... heaven

Thank ChrisMac66
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went here to watch the Ireland rugby games, there's usually a nice crowd at the pub to enjoy the match. On top of this, there's a very pleasant asian lady who cooks authentic thai food here, which is delicious and very reasonably priced. Looking...More

Thank Fergal S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Visited the woodbine a few times, the staff were very friendly and welcoming, would definitely recommend this pub to anyone.

Thank greggmunday92
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Just moved here and went for thai food last night- it was so good. Really good quality great price and portions super friendly staff loved it!! and it's a a pub where the music doesn't deafen you which is rare these days :-)

Thank Bleu H
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Won't say much as I'm still a bit numb. Friends were visiting from Australia and as we had had a great meal just a matter of metres down the road, I suggested that all ten of us went to what used to be a fantastic...More

1  Thank Jot D
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Totally and utterly in shock. Asked to leave upon entering this nice pub at 10pm on a Friday night because they were "closed" despite still serving the rest of the drinkers. Baffled as to why I would have been told this as I was sober...More

Thank sophiebrewer88
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Woodbine provides you with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, with friendly attentive services and great value for money. The tunes combine the ambiance of the wooden walls with candle light and you can see genuine, interesting people around having a laugh. All in all, Woodbine...More

Thank Dana L
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Came across the Woodbine by chance and I have to say, I'm happy I went in. Staff is super friendly and knowledgeable (RE the ales). They have a very nice selection of ales and lager. Tried the Thai food (excellent by the way) and freshly...More

Thank Salim S
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I always find the Woodbine very welcoming, both by the staff and the locals. It’s got a well stocked and varied bar; the food is also very good. The décor is quite funky (read the numerous signs on the walls if you get a chance)....More

Thank Tim F
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Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Blackstock Road | Highbury, London N5 2LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7354 1061
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