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The Sovereign of the Seas

109-111 Queensway | Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1DG, England
+44 1689 891606
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (9 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
109-111 Queensway | Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1DG, England
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the better wetherspoons. Staff are nice and efficient. Food is good but why on earth have they stopped the Monday mexican night?! Usually have a chicken burrito on the menu all week but that's gone too : ( .One of my faves; really...More

Thank mazzacat85
Pub-manager S, Manager at The Sovereign of the Seas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi mazzacat85, Sorry to hear you are disappointed with your recent visits to the Sovereign, and thank you for the nice comments about our staff. The decision to get rid of our Mexican Monday night was a company-wide one due to its lack of popularity...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We go here alot, it's very good value, good food and quick service. They seem to have had a bit of a staff change for the better.

1  Thank Janeswads
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Used to be decent considering the low price paid. But nowadays you can get a lot better at the many local cafes. Food is reheated (think Iceland but not as nice). And the beer isn't even well kept anymore. Disappointing, to put it generously. And...More

Thank Jim979
Pub-manager S, Manager at The Sovereign of the Seas, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Many thanks for your valuable feedback. I will pass your comments on to my team so we can continue to offer the excellent levels of service that we always strive to achieve. however, please allow me to note that we do not offer a buffet...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, good food and very friendly and helpful staff! Good pub, bit busy in the evenings, not necessarily a bad thing!

Thank Acornyname
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Grabbed a quick lunch as I had a busy day ahead. Brilliant quick service, free WiFi available for me to do my business. Food great and excellent value. Would recommend without reservation. Nice ambience in Pub too.

Thank Navdip G
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Go here fairly regularly. Food is Fantastic value for money. Never had a dud meal. Fairly busy but again never had trouble finding a table. Staff friendly and efficient.

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Used there app to order food and drinks at the table. Drinks arrived within five minutes and the bar was busy tonight. Food arrived quite quickly and was very hot. Staff very smart in appearance and helpful. The pub could do with updating a bit...More

Thank donnanor2n
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Great local weatherspoons. Cheap food and drink never had any issues here fast and friendly service. Plenty of outside seating both front and rear. Only issue is this place needs a refurb! Dark yellow paint which looks nicotine and dark red walls. You would think...More

Thank dan5577
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My dad and myself came in for lunch today. I'm very disappointed, as this pub is brilliant! Great good, quick and value for money. We visit nearly every week, but today you let yourselves down. Our table had glasses, tissues and kids pencils and paper...More

Thank Janeswads
Pub-manager S, Manager at The Sovereign of the Seas, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Many apologies for your substandard visit. I shall feed your comments back to my team so we can improve our service in the future. Many thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Your sincerely John

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Have been here numerous times and always a pleasant and relaxing experience. Staff are very efficient, good choice of beer, excellent prices and customers are generally the better behaved variety, unlike the sister pub in Orpington High Street!

Thank christopherrQ2243PX
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-111 Queensway | Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1DG, England (Formerly The Soverign of the Seas)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Orpington
  • Phone Number: +44 1689 891606
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