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Tapping the Admiral

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) #4,687 of 18,131 Restaurants in London £ , British,
77 Castle Road | Kentish Town, London NW1 8SU, England
+44 20 7267 6118
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (16 reviews)
“mash” (5 reviews)
“chicken pie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
77 Castle Road | Kentish Town, London NW1 8SU, England
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outrageously tasty chicken and leek pie and a 'must go back there' array of ales. But if only it were possible to come back tomorrow. And the next day too.

Thank AllenSmithJohnshaven
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we visited on a Tuesday night which is pie & pint night for £12 apparently its also on on a Monday aswell friendly bar staff and customers, great atmosphere just of kentish town high street the selection of pale ales and cider was fab for...More

Thank Lou H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Constantly changing Ales and a lively atmosphere on Friday nights makes this a really fun local pub with very friendly and accommodating staff. The pies are fantastic, as is the rest of the menu all for very reasonable prices. The inside has the feel of...More

Thank Z1954HDam
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We came up from Sutton on the train to meet up with our two lads who now live in Archway and they recommended the Admiral as it was a short walk from Kentish Town and Kentish Town West stations. From the outside it looked just...More

Thank RussKennel
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This magnificent pub gave this lonely solo visitor to London a wonderful evening out. It was half an hour on the bus from my hotel, but the WhatPub website reviews sounded most enticing, and also spoke of its "popular Wednesday quiz" and I like a...More

Thank Kiddy4ever
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great pub with fantastic bar staff. Great court yard garden and it's only 5 minutes walk from Camden lock. Away from hustle and bustle down a quiet residential street. Quick pit stop for a quiet drink. Good selection of real ales if that's your drink.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This pub can be a little difficult to find. It is tucked away from the mob that roams Camden Lock. But it is worth the effort. It is immensely friendly. Has lovely food and even better beer. It puts on good quiz nights and even...More

Thank oranjezicht1
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The Food was nice and the resident cat is adorable. Not the type of cat you can pet. The tables and bar were sticky though. Didn't feel clean.

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I am so sorry to have to give a negative review of an independent local pub, but the experience we had this afternoon was baffling. We ordered two meals - one roast pork and one cheeseburger (the chef kindly agreed to my having something from...More

Thank Scotsmum7
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Tapping the Admiral is one of my favourite pubs in Camden. It always has a great selection of craft beer. And the pub cat Nelson is a legend.

Thank djalicat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Castle Road | Kentish Town, London NW1 8SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7267 6118
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