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The Jugged Hare

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Address: 49 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA, England
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:30
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 00:00

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Beautiful game food

Quite light on the vegetable front, but the meatiness is amazing! I had the venison pie - it was pie of the week. I got extra gravy because it was as a bit dry, but with the gravy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
fiimacd
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite light on the vegetable front, but the meatiness is amazing! I had the venison pie - it was pie of the week. I got extra gravy because it was as a bit dry, but with the gravy it was perfect.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited the Jugged Hare twice during our stay at the Montcalm next door, for s beer the day we arrived and for breakfast the next morning, both equally great visits. The bar was rammed for a Tuesday evening with people grabbing a beer on the way home. Guest ales were excellent and well kept. Breakfast next... More 

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Snodland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Hare by name and hair by nature. The jugged hare is a real gem. Specialising in game and meat the jugged hare is a find and a must visit for any red blooded carnivore. Large rstaurant and bar area upstairs with a stunning function room in the basement. The decor is as a traditional English pub which befits for the... More 

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I went for lunch before going on to the Barbican concert Hall. It is just across the road and so really convenient. This is a pub/restaurant speciaisling in English Game; Vension, hare, partridge etc. It is nicely appointed with a proper English pub feel to it. The menu is amazing if you like game. I chose the... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Going to the Barbican for a play? You couldn't pick a better place for a before theater dinner. It is just at the street to the silk road entrance to the Barbican. The Jugged Hare specializes in all sorts of game. We had three starters instead of any "mains" and one was better than the next: a superb game pate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went with an old friend for Sunday lunch. As I took my dog we had the restaurant menu but at the bar. We opted for the 3 game bird feast to share which was excellent. Pic here if you're interested The staff are really friendly yet professional in every way. I used to drink here many years ago and the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for a quick drink and snack prior to a graduation ceremony at the Barbican. Had a pint of the Jugged Hare pale ale, which was in fine condition, and a bowl of chips (which turned out to be the finest, largest chips I have ever encountered). The service was swift, and everything was well presented. I noticed that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

So not sure if u looked at my previous review but now here for the fourth time and the food is amazing. Secondly and adding to previous review at jugged hare bar / pub. Again it looks like a pub but don't under estimate it as every detail in the background is being thought of. Ask for water and it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Really nice and welcoming Food really delicious,warm and tasty. Service was impeccable Lovely place to meet with family and friends to catch up. We had crab and prawn to start , then a lump of beef each to scoff!! Pudding was delicate but much needed !! All washed down with port 😊😊😊😊

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

While on a getaway with my lovely wife we were recommended The Jugged Hare by a friend; to our delight! Great atmosphere, excellent food offerings that should not be missed. Be sure to try the Grey Gull Eggs while in season. We will definitely be back!

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