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Greenwich Union

#1,188 of 18,228 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$, British,
56 Royal Hill, London SE10 8RT, England
+44 20 8692 6258
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (22 reviews)
“fish and chips” (16 reviews)
“halloumi” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
56 Royal Hill, London SE10 8RT, England
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good Sunday roasts, good friendly service, and just generally a nice place to relax and spend an afternoon. It gets busy at times so best to book if you can.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading about the Greenwich Union as one of the top pubs in London, I decided to head their for a late lunch after visiting the Royal Observatory. I was also drawn to it because it is a Meantime Brewing Company Pub, and I wanted...More

Thank dctravel
Reviewed 5 November 2017

It's a beer place with loads of choice and really knowledgeable staff, but also manages to not be smug about itself , which I Iike. The food I also great, popped in for a few beers and some food before the bonfire on blackheath, I...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed a Monday night meal in this gastropub. There was a nice atmosphere and the food was great too! I ordered the ribs and they were perfectly cooked and there were plenty of them! I'd thoroughly recommend this pub for a meal or...More

Thank 404mikebristol
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Booked a table for 12 after my Daughters Graduation and had read all the reviews from previous peoples visits. I can only say that are whole visit was perfect and where made to feel more than welcome by the Friendly staff. The choice of beers...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Really welcoming and friendly staff. Always happy to provide samples of beer for those unsure of their tipple! Food is good too - ribs are recommended. Garden for summer eating and drinking or conservatory for the rest of the year!

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Excellent place for a burger, a nice outside garden on the back, the selection of beers is nice and includes lots of Belgium... definitely a nice place outside of the touristic crowd!

Thank Voirailleurssijysuis
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Off the beaten track in Greenwich this "free house" serves a great selection of local and international beers, which on arrival we were given a selection to sample. The Sunday lunch was traditionally British, with Pork, Beef or Chicken with all the trimmings. Other dishes...More

1  Thank y6GVR
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

In Greenwich for the night, we decided to eat somewhere which at least sold a good selection of craft beer. The Union is set away from busy Greenwich centre, in a nice quiet location. Inside the pub feels quite rustic, with wooden tables. The well...More

1  Thank thehippohaslanded
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I visited the Greenwich Union with a friend for Sunday lunch. The table service was extremely attentive, which no doubt made us spend more money and drink more stout but the food, the environment and the service were all a pleasure.

1  Thank Cleve75
Greenwich Mean Time starts here, so to speak, as the
very concept of global time was established at Royal
Observatory, just one of several buildings of
architectural interest in Greenwich. Indeed, the whole
of Greenwich's historic town center, its Royal Park
and a number of related buildings (and one world
famous ship, the Cutty Sark) make up the UNESCO World
Heritage site known as Maritime Greenwich. Today a
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Questions & Answers
15 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Ben B | Reviewed this property |
Parking meters yards away, parking on street in evening. Car park in Burney St, 3 mins away.
fran r
30 September 2016|
Response from Gbhic | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they'd be happy to hold a table for you, but you won't have any problems getting a table at lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Royal Hill, London SE10 8RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Greenwich
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8692 6258
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