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Address: Ivory House, St Katharines Dock, London E1W 1BP, England
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US$65.76*
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Medieval Banquet and Merriment by Torchlight in London
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A 'different' night out :-)

As others have said, the success of the night does possibly depend on your seating position. You really do need to be on the front couple of rows of the dining table in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Videoman1959
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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190 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was not sure what to expect when I received a gift voucher for this place. After a short wait to get in, we were shown to table with a number of other people where information cards explained what house you belonged to. Thankfully we had a good crowd on our table which made the evening a lot of fun.... More 

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have an ounce of negativity in your mind before trying this place then that will be the outcome.Go with a positive attitude and don't believe in some of the less flattering reviews and you will have a ball.Needless to say we had a tremendous evening.No we were not sitting in the areas where you could see every bit... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to many medieval feasts in the states. The food and drink at this "show" were all substandard, the entertainment was good, but the quality of the food and wine were not good. Given the cost, we didn't get the value. We would rather have went for a nice dinner and one of the plays in the theater district... More 

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a fantastic night, hired costumes to get in the mood. Great food and loads of drink included in the price, entertainment was good and fitting in with the period. Our "wench" was Freiya who was fantastic and made the night even more enjoyable. Go ere and have some fun

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1 Thank Lezhall
Cottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very authentic evening of food, wine and entertainment. Venue was perfect. Service by the wenches was 1st class! Henry the VIII had an amazing voice and the acrobats were brilliant. What a fab night out for all ages. Dressing up made it more fun too.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have said, the success of the night does possibly depend on your seating position. You really do need to be on the front couple of rows of the dining table in the 'niche'. Plenty of decent food and pleasant 'ale' available, as much as you want really and all included in the price. The entertainers put on a... More 

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Thank Videoman1959
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experience was very good but we did have a front row seat so we were able to see all the entertainment as it happened. The food was equally good but the wine was awful, it was very 'vinegary' you are better off buying a nice bottle at the bar instead. However it is definitely worth a visit if... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was great value for money, especially with a groupon. There is a set meal with four massive courses, each very tasty. After reading other reviews, we went in thinking the food would just be low quality grub, but were pleasantly surprised! Banquet provides unlimited ale and wine, which were much better than expected - drinks didn't appear to be... More 

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1 Thank Jessica B
Ramat Gan, Israel
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Knowing we'd be a weekend in London, we thought we'd take part in some sort of a Medieval experience. The only one we could find was the Medieval Banquet. The price was way too steep to pay in full, and we bought a wowcher (which was a good thing besides the admission price, I'll explain in a bit), for 69... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

A cosy place where you can spend a delightful evening in a typical ancient atmosphere. You can eat and drink enjoying old medieval songs or acrobats. Be prepared to rent a traditional costume (10 pounds) and take some pictures.

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