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The George

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Se1 77 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NH, England
+44 20 7407 2056
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Retirement function

We were fortunate to have a nice sunny day and when we arrived around 6pm, the large cobble garden... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TonyJackyChan
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London, United Kingdom
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History and A Pint

Very cool old pub with a large beer garden and ton of history. It was very busy while we there but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CSL_LaCrosse
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La Crosse, WI
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Se1 77 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NH, England
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+44 20 7407 2056
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were fortunate to have a nice sunny day and when we arrived around 6pm, the large cobble garden was heaving. Luckily we had a private ground floor room with plenty of free flowing food and drink. The nibbles we had were adequate but i...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool old pub with a large beer garden and ton of history. It was very busy while we there but the service was great. Enjoyed a couple of pints and relaxed with a group of locals. Just a very cool experience to hang out...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such an awing find. We came to London expecting to see a lot of history but the George took us by surprise! We had booked onto the "Cloak and Dagger Tour" and we called them up for any recommendations of what to do...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a tasty lunch and a pint in the yard. Good weather and good atmosphere accompanied by a good, healthy and tasty lunch. Had the goat cheese salad which was swilled down with a very good lager from the rather well assorted bar. Service was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing staff all so friendly and welcoming. Beautiful little retreat away from hustle n bustle of main roads. Stopped for quick snack and drink. Nothing too much hassle and lovely atmosphere. Will return again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location and friendly staff. Food and drink very tasty however I ordered the burnt beef ends melt and there was next to no beef in it. I commented to the waitress and she never came back and offered more beef or any sort of...More

Thank Keith W
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We have just celebrated our ruby wedding anniversary at The George, and it was the perfect venue. For one thing it is one of London's more characterful historic pubs, and for another it brought back memories for my wife of her childhood, when her father...More

Thank CJ-and-EP
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome service,nicely cooked food,friendly stuff and proper cold beer! Recommended!! It is placed in a convenient location and is lovely on rainy or sunny days for a dinner with friends........ worths giving a try

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

we felt very welcomed and the atmosphere was friendly and warm... i had the lamb and was so so so juicy!!!! thank you all for the lovely time we had with you guys.....

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I want to love this historic treasure, where Charles Dickens liked to drink and is close to the lost rough bits of Southwark where his Little Dorit was created ....but it’s a tough place to get a GF meal friends. The staff were lovely and...More

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Lorna Jean S, Guest Relations Manager at The George, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi GreenSnapdragon thanks for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are in fact working on our assortment of specialised gluten free meals. Am so sorry the variety of meals were not there for you hopefully next time. Ring ahead too and then...More

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Margaret C
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Hi, They don't do table reservations, unfortunately. I just double checked on their website to make sure. It'll be first come first served. I imagine that a Sunday afternoon would be busy, but, if you were to get there early... More
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