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The Sun Tavern

#5,648 of 18,188 Restaurants in London}
££ - £££, British,
66 Long Acre, London WC2E 9JD, England
+44 20 7836 4520
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
66 Long Acre, London WC2E 9JD, England
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A nice little pub serving some nice beers. Stopped off for a refreshing pint on our sight seeing tour of London. Friendly staff, nice beer and very clean.

Thank Zippeeee
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Had a beer and food after a long day's sightseeing around the city. Friendly staff and decent basic meals. We were there between 6 and 7 with kids and it was fine, pretty busy and noisy but that's what you'd expect with a pub. We...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice pub in Covent Garden Open until late compare with other pubs in that area. Full of people inside and outside Nice beers and music Staff very kind

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for an afternoon pint midweek. Place looked very nice inside. I last visited here almost 20 years ago. Not too much changed which means they like to keep to a traditional good old fashioned British pub. Staff very friendly. Was amazed at how...More

Thank Mothballs77
Reviewed 19 July 2017

As soon as you walk in to this establishment you get a warm welcome it has a lovely history and the staff are all happy to tell you about the beginnings of of the Sun Tavern.The staff behind the bar was very attentive to us...More

Thank kellynikolov36
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I was seated upstairs for a quiet meal & view of the street. The service was excellent. Some pubs in the neighbourhood are packed spilling people out into the street, while others are not busy for whatever reason. I found the food & drinks reasonable...More

Thank drumz
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Went in this place last weekend and got barred for smiling too much and spending too much money. Caused no trouble. The bar manager is a massive C with a problem.

Thank 1unhappy2017
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. It's very buzzy and the staff are friendly. I had a tuna salad which was good value for £5.00 and fresh. My husband had a tuna and mayo roll which at £7.00 was expensive. It was just a roll with a bit...More

Thank LondonToots
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this bar with a few friends. One friend decided to hand me some money to get the round in whilst he visited the toilets. I bought 3 drinks and bought one drink for the bar staff, giving us 50p change from my friends £20...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I had 40th birthday drinks at the upstairs bar last Saturday. It's a lovely private area and was perfect for a great night with friends and family. I had no complaints; prior planning easy, buffet was good, and staff did exactly what was needed. I...More

Thank Jenny A
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Long Acre, London WC2E 9JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 4520
  • E-mail
Ideally located in the heart of Covent Garden steps from local theatres, like the Royal Opera House, the Covent Garden Market, and a bustling shopping district. We are a small family owned company in the heart of London offering every local and international pub-goer something truly unique. We pride ourselves on inviting atmospheres, refreshing pints, and honest, freshly prepared food - all at reasonable prices.
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