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The Carpenters Arms

££ - £££, British,
12-14 Sundon Road, Harlington LU5 6LS, England
+44 1525 872384
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“scampi” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
12-14 Sundon Road, Harlington LU5 6LS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really friendly pub with a good, varied menu. The food was beautifully presented and really good. The pub itself is very atmospheric inside. Had a really lovely evening here and would recommend it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emmacD4575TZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great pub, plenty of choice behind bar from ales to different lagers ! Food menu had so much choice pricing was ok and portion size was excellent ! I would say anyone could order of this excellent menu great choices for all 3 courses...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Duncan567
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Service was excellent (should have been with only a few people in the pub). The food was very average, the fish and chips was a very thin piece of fish and mostly batter. The scampi was nothing to shout about nor was the coffee. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Harlington Manor and walked to Carpenters Arms for dinner. Staff were very friendly and meals very generous serves. Would like to have stayed longer and would return if coming back to the area. Obviously a fond haunt for the locals.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mummakni
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Went with some friends on a weekday night and had a lovely time. The staff made us feel welcome and didn't rush us even though we were talking more than eating! Very nice food, but not many vegetarian options.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kc12018
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The staff were very welcoming and the 2 young waitresses were first class, always smiling and helpful. Some of the food was excellent. My salmon was succulent with a tasty crust. One of our group had the southern fried chicken on a skewer which looked...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kevski5
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I'll make it clear that we only came for afternoon drinks, not food, which may well be excellent. Also, the staff were nice and very friendly. But as a family pub and a place to stop for a few drinks, this was really disappointing. Not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Philip W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Had two lovely home cooked meals during our stay in Harlington. Dog friendly local public house. A lot of character with oak beams, low ceilings. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bridget C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The Carpenters Arms at Harrington has lots of character, if you are really tall you will bump your head. This original pub has a diverse menu ranging from burgers to duck and a great dessert selection, which are reasonably priced. There is every chance everyone...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

First visit here, Terry the landlord was very welcoming. Food was quite nice and generous size. Would recommend here for a bite to eat.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Anne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Sundon Road, Harlington LU5 6LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Harlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1525 872384
  • E-mail
The Carpenters Arms is a beautiful low beamed traditional family pub-restaurant. We offer a very reasonably priced menu, with good helpings, teamed with a varied wine list and real ales.
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