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#574 of 1,849 Quick Bites in London
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PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$20
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Lunch, After-hours, Drinks

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City of London
0.3 miles from St. Paul's Cathedral
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Reviewed 29 October 2019

I arranged a celebratory get together at the Hoop and Grapes for my partner's birthday on a Saturday in October. I was in in contact with Mike before hand and I just knew the day would go well from his attentive correspondence and flexible efficient...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi Jo thanks for taking the time to put such a lovely review up , all the staff will be delighted at seeing their efforts appreciated . It was a delight to host your family and friends and i am really pleased everyone had such...More

Reviewed 16 October 2019 via mobile

My favourite pub in London. The food is very good. The staff is very friendly and nice. You can also enjoy a football game.

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi Sebastien thanks for the review ! Hope that next year i`ll be able to cheer on my team in the Chamions League too ! Mike

Reviewed 15 October 2019 via mobile

Perfect pub to watch football,very friendly staff,good burger and the Whitstable bay blonde lager is the best.

Date of visit: September 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi thanks for the review , i love a nice Blonde too :-) Mike

Reviewed 15 October 2019

Loved this place, very nice food, friendly staff and charismatic owner ( Mike ). Amazing atmosphere during match days, specialy with the Psg Football Club London !!!! I definitely recommend !!!!!!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi Vic thanks for taking the time to put up such a nice review , though calling me charismatic may be a step too far ... The PSG Club certainly do bring the atmosphere of the stadium to the pub ! With the added bonus...More

Reviewed 15 October 2019 via mobile

I discovered this pub as part of the PSG club London and love the place. Very spacious with a nice terrace and a beer garden drinks are not too expensive (for London prices) and the staff is amazing! Always an awesome atmosphere would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi Marc thans for the kind review glad you have found your home from home to enjoy the games why can`t you guys ever beat Rennes though ? cheers Mike

Reviewed 15 October 2019

I’ve been to the Hoop and Grapes for the last 3 years on several occasions. I love going there especially weekends to watch football with the lads on the terrace upstairs. Great place to meet up with family, friends, work colleagues after a hard at...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Hi Alex wow , three years has flown by ! thanks for taking the time to put up such a nice review , and hope you keep enjoying the food , beer and football mike

Reviewed 13 October 2019

Went to this pub yesterday for a friend's birthday party. Not usually open at weekends and catering more for nearby office workers, it was an unexpected treasure.The landlord couldn't have been more helpful and the staff were very friendly and intuitive. And quite possible the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2019

Hi Julia thanks for taking the time to post such a nice review i am so glad everyone had a good time and the special occasion was marked in style a lovely group , it was a pleasure for me and my staff to be...More

Reviewed 29 September 2019

As a hospitality worker, after work on Saturday 1:20 am maximum. I enter pub, I see my friends drinking a beer in the garden. Event upstairs, nobody tells me how long they'll be open, serving, etc. I stop by the bar, ask for 2 shots...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2019

Dear 641oana the reason the barmaid took your glass away was because you already threw one glass at her head when you were refused service . It is lucky that you were not reported to the police for assault. There are several witnesses as well...More

Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

I love old London pubs that preserve their original look and character. Although small from the outside it does have another floor and a rear outside seating and area to mingle. The main bar area is a cosy area with lots of dark wood to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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L0nd0n2012, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2019

Hi goodguyjas thanks for taking the time to post a review i am glad you enjoyed discovering this fine old pub ,one of many in the area as you point out , as well as your ales and food , and were well looked after...More

Reviewed 15 January 2019

I love this pub. The beers are varied and well kept, delicious wine and a great selection of gins (and other spirits). Food is delicious (the best chips!) and good value. A lovely cosy pub with a lovely old fashioned English feel. A must visit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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MikeS9952, Owner at The Hoop and Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

Hi Emma thanks for the kind words ! Proud to be flying the flag for the good old fashioned Pub - you can`t beat them ! Mike

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The Hoop and Grapes is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5