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The London Bar

South Terminal Airside, Crawley RH6 0NP, England
+44 1293 504567
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Meh! A smile wouldn’t go amiss

Ok, well it’s a bar that serves alcohol, so you would expect decent service? Oh no, this bar may as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fullers2012
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice

Nice bar in the middle of the waiting area. Drinks slightly pricier than neighboring places but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stone A
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
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“pre flight” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
South Terminal Airside, Crawley RH6 0NP, England
This attraction is at Gatwick Airport (after security)
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+44 1293 504567
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, well it’s a bar that serves alcohol, so you would expect decent service? Oh no, this bar may as well be a vending machine. There is no ‘connection’ from the staff - not even a smile. And I tried to raise a response! So,...More

Thank Fullers2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice bar in the middle of the waiting area. Drinks slightly pricier than neighboring places but it’s really nice and open.

Thank Stone A
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place to chill out in comfort. A little pricey and wines are hugely priced if you only want a glass. There are no plug points to charge computers or phones but just outside the area there are some. They will serve you while you...More

Thank Ashley K
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

At last a decent gin bar in an airport my prayers have been answered as I no longer have to brave the carnage at other establishments. Trendy looking and a great range of gins. Decently priced considering the location. Nothing like a Plenty more to...More

Thank TheGoodFoodBoy
London_Bar_LGW, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the Gintastic review, we appreciate it! In this culture of ever increasing gin enthusiasts, we are certainly glad that our range was to your tastes. We change our menu every now and again so perhaps on your return you could share your...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Just wanted a nice mixed drink before my flight and the pub bar was packed so pulled up a seat at the “London bar” and a lovely girl helped pick out a nice spiced rum! Free nibbles and not overpriced. Good spot to people watch...More

1  Thank LeisureGuy32
London_Bar_LGW, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review! As you said 'The London Bar' is a perfect refuge from the crowdedness of other venues so I'm very glad we were able to offer you the atmosphere you were seeking. Please do make...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Good choice of very good wines and excellent kibbles to compliment our choice of wines. Will definitely return.More

1  Thank paddlearse
London_Bar_LGW, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us this review, it's very much appreciated! I hope that, if you're a frequent Gatwick flyer, that you'll return to us again for your pre-flight drinks. Hope to see you again and apologies for the...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We have had many enjoyable pre-flight drinks here and have always recommended it to friends and colleagues. However, five weeks ago, we had an experience which marred our long-standing opinion of this place and which related to poor staff training and an inability to handle...More

2  Thank MikeP55
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We came here after our breakfast. It looks very inviting. Good service, nice and modern. Had a lovely glass of prosecco.More

Thank Hollie T
London_Bar_LGW, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Apologies for the delayed response and thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. we really appreciate it! I'm very glad you enjoyed your time at Gatwick with us and I hope that we become your regular pre-flight spot whenever you...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Portobello Road Gin with a slice of grapefruit. Delicious. This is one of the nicer places to drink. Staff manage to be warm and friendly despite being very busy.

Thank pjthants
franco602, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for the good feedback, we hope if you travel through Gatwick again you will return and give one of our other great gins a try! Plenty to choose from. We hope to see you soon when you next travel through Gatwick South.

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my hubby decided to have a drink at this bar before our flight out to Florida for a house-hunting trip (without the kiddies!). The bar and surrounding area was very clean and all very trendy looking. The barman that served us though was...More

2  Thank WoodLakes
franco602, Manager at The London Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for taking time out to write us a review. I can only apologise for the staff and their attitudes, we hope you had a good time whilst house hunting out in Florida! We hope that if you start to fly more frequently that...More

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MikeP55
1 October 2017|
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Response from JXXXR | Reviewed this property |
Its owned by JD Wetherspoons, unsure of their address but I'm sure you can find it on their website.
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