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The Freemasons Arms

#453 of 1,335 Nightlife in London
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Busy But Good

Attentive staff, good food and choice of drinks, half way between Holborn and Covent Garden. Great... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Clubbyman123
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Manningtree, United Kingdom
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Our First visit to this fine old London Pub , great atmosphere wide range of beers & lagers... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
MalcolmWW
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“Suits and footy fans”
4 weeks ago
“Pub lunch”
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81-82 Long Acre, London WC2E 9NG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit in a while, new paint job on exterior but patrons still the same after work mix of suits and sports supporters.

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick lunch before going to a play. Friendly service and large portions. Typical pub. You order at the bar and they bring your order. The chips, ham sandwich and sweet cider were fine though nothing special. Reasonable prices.

Thank fudgbug
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Great fast service by the guys at the bar , lulu and ben were fun and fast ! Best fun and tonic I've had in a while . Thanks guys

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We have visited a couple of times over the past three months and have never been disappointed. The food was outstanding in our opinion the best in the Ribble Valley. The comfortable surrounds are unpretentious and the warm welcoming from the front of house team...More

Thank MPH1955
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My wife andI i on a trip to London for a show found this excellent old style pub near Covent garden. The service was very good with wholesome food including home made pies. The prices were very reasonable, avoid eating at Covent garden, you will...More

Thank 7917michael7
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Attentive staff, good food and choice of drinks, half way between Holborn and Covent Garden. Great for theatre pre-drinks or just chilling.

Thank Clubbyman123
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Our First visit to this fine old London Pub , great atmosphere wide range of beers & lagers , unfortunately there was no Elder flower tonic for the Gin, had to settle for slimline tonic . Food Menu was extensive & reasonably priced , Good...More

Thank MalcolmWW
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I recently visited for a reunion of old colleagues and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and the very reasonable prices,which I thought would be much higher in London. The staff were very friendly . It was very busy that day but...More

Thank frbooth
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a quick pub lunch whilst visiting London for the day doing some touristy things, prices of food good and a wide range of pub food including specials, we can highly recommend the curry that also came with poppadoms, it was very...More

Thank Diane J
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a pint and to catch a bit of football whilst waiting for a friend. Nice busy, but friendly bar. Mixture of tourists and locals. The sound on the TV's wasn't loud enough in my opinion but I guess not everyone was there...More

Thank Paul G
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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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