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The Railway Tavern

#414 of 1,347 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 11:00 - 23:00
Open today: 11:00 - 23:00
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Large pub with upstairs and downstairs seating.

Situated just a minute away from Liverpool Street Station. We dropped in here for a quick drink and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shirley and Pau... D
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March, United Kingdom
Waiting at the Tavern

Arrived a Liverpool station 30 minutes early to my 12:30 meeting was not in the mood for coffee so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ZGastronomer
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Cairo, Egypt
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1 week ago
“Large pub with upstairs and downstairs seating.”
2 weeks ago
“Waiting at the Tavern ”
About
Groovy London pub for the City workers, rugby supporters and sport lovers with the odd surprise or two, waiting for our valued customers, great bar snacks too. We have big screens and HD TV'S to show sports on Sky and BT.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 23:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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15 Liverpool Street, London EC2M 7NX, England
City of London
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+44 20 7283 3598
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated just a minute away from Liverpool Street Station. We dropped in here for a quick drink and enjoyed our visit. Good choice of beers, wines and spirits.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shirley and Pau... D
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. Pop in and see us again when you're next in the area. Thanks again for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived a Liverpool station 30 minutes early to my 12:30 meeting was not in the mood for coffee so found this tavern decided to try. It is a dark wooden bar/pub in a good condition was rather full for this time of day . Ordered...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ZGastronomer
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for reviewing us and glad we could give you a place to rest and gather your thoughts before your meeting. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Fabulous evening. Had my retirement do in the Engine function room upstairs last week. Lovely staff. Great venue and the buffet food was amazing. Thank you to everyone at the venue for making my evening so perfect. Everyone who attended really enjoyed the amazing food...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WelshLorna
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much Lorna, see you at Christmas!

Reviewed 28 September 2018

This review relates to the Engine Room which is an upstairs facility which can be used as a function room . We hired this room for a retirement do and we were most please with the facilities here. Firstly we had two bar staff who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Roger A
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Roger, So glad you and your guests enjoyed yourselves with us (both the food and the beers!). The team said they had a great time serving you throughout the night as well. If you're ever looking to host another event we hope you think...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Let me make it clear from the outset that I am not a member of the Greene King Fan Club, especially as rank gents are often the norm.However, especially in London and in a hurry, it's hard to avoid them in their many disguises. On...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clubbyman123
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review and to be so complimentary about our team members. We try and put our guests at the heart of everything we do so to hear that shining though in your review is really...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a bite and a drink. Lovely little place, very friendly staff . Beautiful food, very reasonablely priced. Very recommend x

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nikki W
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review Nikki! So glad you enjoyed the food and the team made you feel welcome. Come back and see us soon.

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Good selection of beers and plenty of tv screens to choose from. Before ordering food this pub would have got a pretty average 4 stars. 4 of us all ordered burgers at the same time. 2 arrived very burnt. I mean these burgers weren't slightly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Luke G
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Luke, I'm really sorry you had such a poor food experience with us, especially as you were enjoying our selection of beers and numerous TV screens. I will bring it up with our kitchen team to try and prevent a situation like this occurring...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have popped in here for lunch on several occasions and found the food to be excellent value for money. Staff are very efficient and really looked after us.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Richard Q
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad you and your wife enjoy spending your time with us. Thanks for the review and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great little place (relatively) tucked away from the main pubs either side of Liverpool St station. Good selection of beers, usually has sport on the big screen, un pretentious atmosphere. Would not recommend the beef melt sandwich

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Holtra123
Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Hi Holtra, Thanks for the review and the recommendation! Sorry you weren't a fan of our Beef Melt but that just means you'll have to sample more of our sandwiches the next time you pop in! Cheers Will

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend were enjoying ourselves in the railway tavern. My friend went to the bar to get our 2nd round (one beer each at this point). My friend with cerebral palsy went to order our drinks as we were watching the football. He...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Will D, General Manager at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Hi Alex, I'd like to start by saying thank you for taking the time to post a review and share your experience with us, it helps us to learn and improve how we handle all interactions with our guests. I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your...More

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