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The Old Salt Quay

) #6,049 of 18,123 Restaurants in London ££ - £££ , British,
163 Rotherhithe Street, London SE16 5QU, England
+44 20 7394 7108
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (21 reviews)
“burger” (34 reviews)
“scampi” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
163 Rotherhithe Street, London SE16 5QU, England
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My local which means I am in there quite often. Very rarely do I managed to get served in less than 10 minutes at the bar. Always understaffed and no enthusiasm from the bar staff. Always out of crisps and the food can take forever...More

1  Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The location is the best thing about this pub/restaurant and it's a great place to enjoy drinks by the river. The food is average but the place is severely let down by the bar staff, who's standard of service has been abysmal every time I've...More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there last night on a lovely sunny evening with my daughter as its just down the road from me, the food was o.k. not a lot of choice, but arrived quickly. but the bar service needs to be looked at there was 3...More

Thank loraine h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is pub/restaurant is without doubt the worst service you could imagine,the trouble with the bar is ,its far to big and a lack of bar staff,no matter what time of day you will only find 3 staff behind the bar,trying to get a drink at...More

2  Thank Ledzepp1v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantasy pub ideally situated for views of the Thames. Service was warm and efficient during a busy period. Managing of the bar has definitely improved over recent months. Keep it up

Thank lewisn87
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't venture south of the river much but this is a hidden gem for sunny Sunday afternoons. Plenty of outside seating with staff willing to find you that extra seat for your mates. Plenty of bar staff so you barely queue for a drink...More

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has plenty of seating inside and out. Upstairs seating with views of the Thames. Outside seating with views of the Thames etc etc. Food was ok but overpriced. Service was very slow. Not impressed. Not going back.

Thank Lovejoy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place used to be a nice pub with decent food but not any more. service is a joke and i cannot believe that in such a hot spot in London it can actually take place. 3 staff members wandering behind the bar, making 4...More

2  Thank ANNA B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the river and a stylish pub, but the food service was shocking. We waited over an hour for burgers, which eventually arrived looking like somebody forgot them for 45 minutes - Cold, hard and wilted. No apology. Go for a drink, but...More

2  Thank RobOrches
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome pub, spacious, great food, great bar staff, been there many times. Moved to this area not that long. Another one of my local pub where you can just relax and enjoy the sound of the river and watch the sunset if the clouds aloud...More

Thank Legha G
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Carole J
I was looking to book for my mothers 80th birthday in December was looking to see roughly how much per head can you have your own private bit where you could put banners and balloons
27 January 2017|
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Response from Sara A | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I'm not sure if it's per head, but like the gentleman said, there is a an upstairs you can book and have privately. you should go and have lunch in person and get a feel. Ask while you are there. It is lovely.
you have car parking?
27 June 2016|
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Response from Polly E | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is car parking
you haver parking?
27 June 2016|
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Response from MrsY082022016 | Reviewed this property |
eYes, A car park plus street parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Rotherhithe Street, London SE16 5QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7394 7108
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