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King's Head

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For Foodies

Always busy, with some yummy chef‘s special on the blackboard. The staff is friendly and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HolgerG909
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Grab a drink outside

Nice place to grab a beer and sit outside. Great people watching on Upper Street. Interesting... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2017
Megan M
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Princeton, New Jersey
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3 weeks ago
“For Foodies ”
30 Aug 2017
“The Secret Garden”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy, with some yummy chef‘s special on the blackboard. The staff is friendly and accommodating. We‘ve eaten here several times including a Sunday roast - the food was always superb.

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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

I saw The Secret Garden at the King's Head theatre long time ago and I thought The Secret Garden show was brilliant because I thought Jordan Lee Davies was brilliant as Dickon and Martin Dickinson was amazing with his character Dr Neville Craven. It was...More

Thank Anja G
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We were at the Kings Head last night for a play which started at 7pm, so wanted to eat before hand having read so many positive reviews of their food. We arrived just before 6pm, and tried to order 2 cheese and hand toasties, only...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to grab a beer and sit outside. Great people watching on Upper Street. Interesting atmosphere inside. Very relaxed.

Thank Megan M
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

A surprising experience. A pint after work and an opera (The Magic Flute) delivered by an outstanding cast of professional singers. The pub is cramped but so are most London pubs after work hours. A pint of Young's allows one to blend into the fun....More

Thank Pablo G
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a few beer with a friend Friday afternoon. Really friendly and attentive staff. Beautiful old and atmospheric pub. Will defiantly return next time in in the area.

Thank Emma S
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We only visited for a drink and so did not experience the live evening music, food or theatre experience. It is a typical London pub with a reasonable selection of beers and a wooden floor. Service was fine although we had to wait to get...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant play, great food and drink and lovely staff. The play was excellent. A great place to get loads of people together - highly recommend

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed April 18, 2016

Despite only being a mile from the Emirates, this venue appears more popular with rugby fans rather than football ones. However, for those seeking a decent pint, or a trip to one of London's more historic theatres, this venue will prove worthwhile.

Thank ultrafox1963
Reviewed November 15, 2015

The King's Head used to be my local in the 1970s, so it was good to return after a long absence. The old Pound Shillings and Pence cash register has now gone alas, as well as the guy who insisted on using it, thus causing...More

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