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The Monarch

) #8,481 of 18,196 Restaurants in London £ , British,
40-42 Chalk Farm Road | Camden, London NW1 8BG, England
+44 20 7482 2054
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub
40-42 Chalk Farm Road | Camden, London NW1 8BG, England
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and a group of friends recently attended the Frank Turner Lost Evenings event held around Camden area. Having heard quite a bit about the Monarch, I and my group of friends decided to make a number of visit. On our first visit, myself and...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Went here on Tuesday evening in March. Great friendly atmosphere, live music which was of a really high standard and efficient food and drink service. Really good value for money too!

Thank 108gill
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The pub has really disappointed on my last visit. The decor and charm are still there, the toilets were actually cleaner than last time, but the food! It seemed like the average pub fair it should be, but my fish tasted very chemical, I'm not...More

Thank Shinylifeforme
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We've been running around Camden all day. Tired feet. Hungry bellies....thirsty! This place is awesome. Great sofa corner in front of sunny window. Great for people watching! Snakebites all round, we're having a wonderful time!

Thank Lee-Anne D
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a drink after being in Camden Market, great pub, rugby was on and although we didn't have any food it looked amazing coming out and arriving on tables. Really friendly pub that hosts live music and a movie soundtrack club night every...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This pub is owned by folk musician Beans On Toast, and they host regular small acts throughout England of various genres. I have visited for Gaz Brookfield, Nick Parker and Ben Marwood, all famous in the nu-folk scene, and has also played host to independent...More

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Good pub, decent priced drinks- only thing on a Friday night the show plays boring slow music and wouldn't change it when he was asked by numerous people. I suppose he would prefer to have his dance floor empty

Thank jessica h
Reviewed 10 December 2016

It is a nice bar at an excellent location. Just on the Camden high street with excellent music and good crowd.Entry

Thank Rijul-Aggarwal
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This place plays awful music, serves disgusting, fizzy bloody Mary's and has a bar staff with less social grace than a bat with rabies. Go here if you want a good night to turn bad.

Thank esc0tt1
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Having spent a few hours in Camden Lock & Markets, we looked for a pub for a quick drink away from the manic crowds. We came across The Monarch near Chalk Farm tube station and seeing that it was uncrowded decided it would give us...More

Thank Haslander
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Chalk Farm Road | Camden, London NW1 8BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7482 2054
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Large pub great for parties. Live music most nights of the week, legendary club nights at weekends. Secret heated beer garden out back. Trend-setting pub quizzes and spoken word events.
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