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Prince of Wales

#12,480 of 18,005 Restaurants in London
£, British,
48 Cleaver Square | Kennington, London SE11 4EA, England
+44 20 7735 9916
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible20%
30 Jul 2018
“Boules and a Pint”
22 Jul 2018
“Local pub for local people”
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
48 Cleaver Square | Kennington, London SE11 4EA, England
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2018

I live round the corner from this pub and always take visitors to London here for a game of boules which you can rent from the Bar to play out in the square. Staff are always friendly and drinks are reasonable!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lizdirs
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice location. Went on a Friday evening. It was empty except for a line of half a dozen seated locals blocking access to the bar and chatting to the bar staff who were laboriously serving some of them. I don’t mind waiting my turn but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ACB2017
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We always come here when we visit relatives in London and absolutely love it Whether it be in the winter when it’s nice and cosy inside or summer when you can sit outside or even sit in the square if there are games of boules...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mark P
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Prince of Wales is nice enough but nothing special of itself: it's small, with a limited selection of beers and a food menu courtesy of the freezer section. But where it really shines is the location in Cleaver Square, a lovely South London location...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I can't believe it, they had 6 taps of ale and none of them were on. This was my first trip to the POW and has always been recommended to me. But there was nothing I could drink! What?

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank purceada
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Last weekend I came here on a hen party for a stop off in the hope of playing penanque in the square. However due to the lovely weather all the space was taken up. This is a lovely little pub tucked in the corner of...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank mystery_hen
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My friend and I met there last night for a bite to eat and a drink, never again. The guy behind the bar was incredibly rude! There was a sudden influx of people so he was busy, but there was no excuse for his rudeness...More

Date of visit: May 2016
2  Thank patrickernestcyrilo
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We visited today for the first time on the day of the Kennington Village Fete. We did not want to leave!! The atmosphere was absolutely wonderful and all the staff were prompt, courteous and engaging. A special mention has to go to 'Pete' the bartender....More

Date of visit: May 2016
4  Thank FunandSunSeekers
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We always visit this pub when in London and have always found it very pleasant and extremely relaxing. The prices are not cheap however it is so peaceful and relaxing you don't mind paying. All of the locals who frequent it seem to be very...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Mark P
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

I have been a regular at this pub for many years....and I have watched it's gradual decline to a soul-less, depressing local pub. There is no interaction between staff and customer (apart from one long term staff member). Food is well below average. Beer tastes...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Tiger53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Cleaver Square | Kennington, London SE11 4EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7735 9916
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