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Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill

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City of London
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
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9 Crutched Friars | London EC3N 2AU, London EC3N 2AU, England
08005300016
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Did book as was unsure whether it would be busy, but to be honest we'd have been fine :). The platter for starters was a good choice for everyone to try a bit of everything. Came out quick after ordering too! Beer selection were good with some Bavarian choices. Had great service too from a waitress who I wish I... More 

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Thank Rachel S
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Go here for a fun, loud and entertaining night!!! Everything here was so good - the atmosphere, the shank, the sausages, the waiters, and the beer!!!!! Will be def coming back here with my friends

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Thank Emily H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with a friend last Thursday (13th July). Although the meals we ordered were nice and the beer was good, we were very disappointed with the service. I arrived first and set up a tab. When my friend arrived however, our waitress was not available (I think she was consulting with the manager on something). After waiting for five... More 

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Thank Ben H
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To date I've only visited the beer-house as part of a Stag Do, but I'll certainly look for an opportunity to return as I and all of the others in our party had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. A great atmosphere helped by our waitress who really kept the party going (thanks Julia). The beer was german, tasty, cold and fun... More 

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Thank SuffolkBlue
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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246 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for the first time last night with some work colleagues. Walked past loads but would never think to pop in. Didn't disappoint. Beers were 2 for 1 5-7pm, nice big pint glass (I don't drink beer but it was nice!). We also had some food - pretzels, sausages, chips - the cheese that came with it was soooo... More 

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Thank Essex111983
Greenville, South Carolina
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160 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you can't get over to Germany, this place is a good substitute. Hot and plentiful food, great beers, and a fast place to grab a bite. The atmosphere reminds you of American Fast Food places. Plenty of seating. I enjoyed the meal.

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Thank TravelingBikerdoc
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by accident scouting pub over road, what a find, friendly staff great beer! Happy days cheers

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Thank Mark C
Caterham, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub/ restaurant is meant to be like a Bavarian beer hall. Granted it is missing a few touches, and there's no oom-pah music like I have had in Germany before, but it serves German beer (which isn't a bad thing) and typical German fayre. The smaller beers are quite expensive (i.e. a half is not really close to a... More 

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Thank Jimvin
South Ockendon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a regular customer I enjoy The KromDark and the food is very nice and from the time of making the order to getting the food I was surprised how quick and very tasty very good table service it's a good place to go with friends and family for a nice meal I go down the way home to... More 

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Thank Terry07749
Bavarian B, Manager at Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill, responded to this review

Dear Terry07749, Thanks for your rating and your lovely feedback. Great to hear that you visit our restaurant on a regular basis and that you enjoy our German food and specifically the Krombacher dark :) We will also forward your feedback to our charming staff who makes the quick service possible in the first place. We look forward to welcoming... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The beer had gone off and I paid £11.14 ☹️ try to speak to the Barman he was not interested ☹️ it is a shame because the beer was nice on previous occasions

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Thank Stephen L
Bavarian B, Manager at Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill, responded to this review

Dear Stephen L, Thanks for your feedback, much appreciated. It is a shame that you made those bad experiences. We are sorry that the beer had gone off and that the barman wasn't even interested in your complaint. That's not our standard of customer service. Apologies for that. We hope we can welcome you again to show you our normal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 32
Cuisine
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Crutched Friars | London EC3N 2AU, London EC3N 2AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: 08005300016
Description
Bavarian Beerhouse "Tower Hill"Bavarian Beerhouse "Tower Hill" opened in May 2010. Right opposite from Fenchurch Street rail station, and just 200 feet (50metres) from Tower Hill tube station, the new venue is located in the heart of the City. Spread over two levels (street level and basement), the Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill has room for 300 guests. Exposed brick walls, wooden floors and modern architecture in combination with traditional and modern Bavarian design elements give the venue a unique atmosphere, both inside and outdoors. Have you noticed our pink deer head at the bar? He is called Bruno!The Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill was a success from day one, tripling the revenue from it's former tenant - a Pitcher & Piano - within the first month. It attracts a mixed crowd of office workers, tourists, and those who simply enjoy the authentic German and Bavarian atmosphere. Locals and residents enjoy the weekend opening hours - Bavarian Beerhouse Tower Hill is open 7 days a week. Following the success of the first Bavarian Beerhouse Old Street (founded in December 2005), the Tower Hill venue offers the Bavarian Beerhouse’s typical unique combination of excellent food, outstanding service, great German beer and fantastic rustic atmosphere.The Bavarian Beerhouse’s Owners are proud of the success: “Opening a second Bavarian Beerhouse in London proves that the British love Bavarian food, drinks and entertainment. We have already met so many local neighbours and all gave us a warm welcome.”"Tower Hill" Tube StationNext tube station "Tower Hill" (Circle and District Line)
Leave Trinity Square to your left and walk along Cooper's Row. You'll find Bavarian Beerhouse after 50 metres on the left (under the railway bridge)"Tower Hill" Train station / Railway Next train stations: Fenchurch Street / Tower Gateway (DLR)

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