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The Lamb

94 Lamb's Conduit St | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3LZ, England
+44 20 7405 0713
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Lovely old Pub

As an Australian in town for his first day in London this was a great cosy pub to visit for a beer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
Typical old-school Pub with helpful staff

We felt almost at home, given the friendly atmosphere and very helpful staff! Large quantity of tap... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stefan P
Vienna Region, Austria
via mobile
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94 Lamb's Conduit St | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3LZ, England
+44 20 7405 0713
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As an Australian in town for his first day in London this was a great cosy pub to visit for a beer - Plenty of ales to choose from and friendly staff, lovely relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Kieranbj
leigh t, General Manager at The Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kieran thank you for taking the time to share you experience with us & the world, I am delighted that you enjoyed our lovely pub. I hope that will come & see us the next time you are in town.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We felt almost at home, given the friendly atmosphere and very helpful staff! Large quantity of tap beers available (and all the other drinks), plus very good pub food. Nice historical setting! Even Prince Charles and the Queen Mum have been here, check the photographs...More

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is lovely, friendly traditional Young's pub. It can get busy but the upstairs room usually has space. There's a small yard out back. I've eaten here about 10 times but it's often quite disappointing. Recently I've had fish and chips where the texture of...More

Thank Mark P
leigh t, Manager at The Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mark thank for your kind comments in relation to my team & the pub itself, I can assure you that our cod is delivered daily (sunday aside) along side the same for my bread , I take the quality/ freshness of food extremely seriously &...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

I discovered this gem of a public house within a book I bought called "Quiet London" a number of years ago and have been going there regularly over a number of years now. It's situated within the Bloomsbury area and the area around the pub...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was terrible. I like the pub and live nearby and often visit. For over £20 I got a piece of hake not much larger than my thumb. The rest of the plate was filled up with potatoes. It was inedible. I will go again...More

Thank julyamcclory
leigh t, General Manager at The Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

I am very sorry that we let our & yourself down with this dish on your visit, we will certainly take your comments on board & review for the future, so that it doesn't occur again.

Reviewed 27 March 2017

a good old fashioned pub festooned with plenty of character, an interesting clientele mix, good selection of beers and oodles of atmosphere. Traditional décor, unspoilt by trends or fashion. Order a pint of Youngs Special and I defy the first one to last more than...More

Thank marksw3960
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Came after interesting visit to the British Museum. Have been here many times, sometimes just for drinks, sometimes for a snack lunch, sometimes for Sunday lunch with visitors from abroad. It has never failed to please. Lovely, quiet atmosphere, beautiful etched glass panes around the...More

1  Thank A T
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had the best pub lunch at The Lamb. Draught beer selection was excellent, sandwiches of British ham, cheese and chutney were delicious, and the home-made vegetable crisps were a real treat. This pub is not to be missed! It's a traditional old pub, beautiful...More

Thank BrantTraveller
Reviewed 8 March 2017

There's nothing gastropub about the Lamb. It's a good old fashioned boozer, with a historic twist. The walls are covered with photographs of the leading artists of the Music Hall Era in late Victorian times in the UK. My grandmother's picture is there, but it...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant, beautiful (complete with their old "snob screens") and fun old pub. This popular watering hole has a convivial atmosphere. We came for drinks only and enjoyed a couple of pints. The menu looks very good I'm sure we will be back in...More

1  Thank AtlanticTyger
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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