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Crown and Anchor

) #2,106 of 18,172 Restaurants in London ££ - £££ , British,
22 Neal Street | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9PS, England
+44 20 7836 5649
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
22 Neal Street | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9PS, England
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

First impressions weren't good. No seating outside only a roped off standing area. Inside only high chairs and high tables and music was very loud. As time progressed music was turned down a little, either that or the pint of Sambrook was dulling my hearing....More

Thank Grumpygitt2
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello there, I'm glad to here you enjoyed parts of your visit with us, Sambrooks is a very respected local brewery that we always have available, so I'm glad you enjoyed your pint! Our outside area is restricted due to local residents and authorities which...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here one time. They have a good range of bitters. The place is very busy but even though the staff is attentive. I have not tried the foodMore

Thank Star_Equity
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your nice review of our bitters, we take pride in having the best quality ales in the area, and ones that are produced right here in London. Do stop in again as the range is always changing! Kind regards, Tiffany Bryant Crown...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Between the madness of shopping during the peak sale season around Covent garden, Crown and Anchor is a great place to just sit and have a couple of pints. Very good selection of beers on tap with great staff and cozy interiors. You can step...More

Thank Shalini G
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Shalini G, Thanks so much for a great review of the Crown & Anchor. Our beer selection I feel is a great balance of classics and new world beers that are currently trending. We always mix up our beer list so make sure you...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here to have a few drinks on Saturday evening and they have a nice selection of single malt whiskey's​. Also a nice vibe going on. There is an cordoned off area to have a drink outside as well. Nice pub to visit.More

Thank charlieturner83
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Charlie, Thanks for your short and sweet review, we have recently added to our whisky selection and I am glad you benefitted! Have you tried The Hakushu whisky? This is our latest Japanese addition which I can recommend to you. Visit us again if...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Brilliant bar draped in history, friendly staff and lots of choice of drink, mixture of some great real ales and one of the tastiest wines ever on offer as a house. Fab place

2  Thank MULCASTER2
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hi there, Thanks for some lovely feedback of the Crown & Anchor. Please do visit us again soon! Kind regards, Tiffany C & A

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a tour guide. Had the fish and chips. So delicious. The servings are huge. Nice locationMore

Thank Pidgee
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi there, Thanks very much for your kind comments about our fish & chips, it is our most popular dish so every effort is put in to make sure the dish comes out perfect every time. I will pass your nice comment on to our...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Called in here for lunch while in the area. It's been a while since we last visited, in that time the toilet facilities have been completely refurbished. We'd never previously eaten here, and there was a good choice on the menu. Prices were very reasonable...More

Thank JamesK1975
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Hi James, Thanks so much for such a kind review and such positive feedback. Do join us again soon, our beers are always changing so come back and try a locally made ale or a bottle of premium craft lager! Kind regards, Tiffany Bryant General...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Uncrowded. Friendly staff. Fantastic bangers and mash. Seems to be a thing here to sautée onions with raisins. Excellent and gave great taste to the gravy. Did I mention they have English ales!!??More

Thank garyshess
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Hi Gary, Good to hear you had a great time with us. We take pride in serving traditional British dishes with our homemade recipes and high quality ingredients. Glad to hear you enjoyed your meal. Our English ales are always changing, some of them being...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

We are 60 somethings wandering around Coven Garden when we found this wonderful pub. The sign outside said 'home made' and we just had to stop after being in a few pubs where the food was inadequate. I had the Crown&Anchor tasting board of chicken...More

1  Thank Contiguous1
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Hi there, So pleased to hear you enjoyed the food, we as a team have worked very hard to produce a menu with all the traditional British dishes included but with all of our own homemade recipes. The pie mix was created by our head...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic atmosphere, helpful friendly bar staff. Food outstanding , fish finger sandwich, chicken bacon and avocado sandwich delicious, with crispy sweet potato fries. Good old London pub, close to tube station. We will be returning.More

Thank Donna L
Tiffany B, General Manager at Crown and Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi Donna, Thanks so much for such a lovely review, we take pride in the food we serve here and the service we provide. Be sure to visit us again and try our homemade chips that are served with herby salt, they are equally delicious!...More

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Covent Garden
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through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Neal Street | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 5649
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Description
Traditional English pub serving homemade classics with a modern twist. Be served at the bar by our friendly team then the food will be delivered to you.
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