We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Astronomer

Claimed
Reserve a Table
DesignMyNight

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$26
CUISINES
Pub, Bar, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
View all details
meals, features, about

Location and contact

Reviews (146)
Filter reviews
127 results
Traveller rating
36
62
14
6
9
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
36
62
14
6
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pies mash apple pie steak liverpool street station fullers pub great pub range of beers busy pub visited this pub quick pint great decor friday evening downstairs ales basement veg
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 127 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now realise I should have read the mostly positive reviews a bit more closely as clearly most of the reviews were not about the food. Fullers you may have lots of pretty food pictures and some great provenance stories Yet still managed to serve up...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank David G
Indra_TheAstronomer, General Manager at The Astronomer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi David, Many thanks for your review - we always appreciate feedback, let it be good or bad. I was very disappointed to hear about the Fish & Chips you have received as, personally, this is one of my favourite dishes (apart from pies, of...More

Reviewed 3 January 2019

Met some friends who were visiting from Scotland, had lovely lunch and drinks. Comfortable surroundings

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank k2seh
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Attended a private function here for approx 100 people. Great location and seating / floor space. Nice nibbles and friendly staff - overall a good business networking or social space.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank happybird07
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Decent pub tucked away a stones throw from Liverpool St Station. Easy to get to, busy but not rammed, with reasonable prices. Bit of an old fashioned pub, so rather quaint!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tommo136
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Hubby and I visited this pub whilst on an evening out. We dropped in here as we were early for a meal which was just around the corner. Good selection of beers but the large white wine at over 7 pound a glass (and it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrsMouse85
Reviewed 14 November 2018

I have been there twice for lunch and the service and food was first class, highly recommended for lunch

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank william1225
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Had a beer in here, and looked around, great theme and will have to pop back another time when the downstairs astronomer room is open.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nzcactus
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We bought 4 tequilas per person, drank it in one hour, and nothing happened. It tasted like water, had an effect of half a glass of wine and this all on an EMPTY stomach. I would spend your 30 pound on going to the exhibition...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sightsee15283653793
Indra_TheAstronomer, General Manager at The Astronomer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Hi Sightsee15283653793 What a review! Made our day! There is a silver lining in this, though - if you started travelling through clouds and seeing space from a different perspective here at the pub, you might have been asked to leave to sleep that tequila...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Attended a private function at The Astronomer and found it to be quite nice. The waitstaff filled out orders promptly, their various pie offerings were great and the pricing quite reasonable. Definitely will return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janaoliver19
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Went for a private function in the room downstairs, ordered the same drinks upstairs and downstairs,each time charged different price. The staff upstairs seemed to have no idea on what drinks they sold, we'd ask for a certain gin or rum to be told sorry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Macmich78
Indra_TheAstronomer, General Manager at The Astronomer, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hi Macmich78, Many thanks for your review - we appreciate feedback, let it be good or bad. There is a very easy explanation for all the issues you have raised. We indeed have few new members of staff, and yes, it is challenging and time...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Spitalfields
For a glimpse of Georgian and Victorian London at its
most pristine, or a peek into what's apt to be the
next big global trend, the hipster zone of
Spitalfields can provide hours of amazement. Around
the clock, this is a haven for early morning bargain
hunters sizing up its street markets, foodie foragers
throughout the day, or late night revelers hitting
some of London's most popular bars and clubs.

 Wedged
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,086 nearby hotels
196 Bishopsgate
529 reviews
.03 miles away
Devonshire Club & Hotel
209 reviews
.11 miles away
Andaz London Liverpool Street
3,921 reviews
.14 miles away
Clayton Hotel City of London
23 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 27,206 nearby restaurants
Pizza Union Spitalfields
2,471 reviews
.05 miles away
Kings Stores
244 reviews
.03 miles away
Honest Burgers - Liverpool St
442 reviews
.03 miles away
La Tagliata City
310 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6,600 nearby attractions
Spitalfields
14 reviews
.14 miles away
Kindertransport-The Arrival Memorial
21 reviews
.13 miles away
Charnel House
8 reviews
.13 miles away
Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate
5 reviews
.15 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Dan R
12 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Indra_TheAstronomer | Property representative |
Hi Dan, Unfortunately we do not. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. Best wishes, Indra
0
Votes
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing