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Restaurant at The Royal Oak

#11,155 of 18,682 Restaurants in London
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British
73 Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
+44 20 7729 2220
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
1 week ago
“Stingy portions”
9 Jul 2018
“Far too expensive and the toilets were filthy.”
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Bar, British
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
73 Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
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21 - 30 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2014

We had a reservation for lunch at 2pm. As soon as we got there we were taken to our table on the second floor, a lovely seat by the window overlooking the nice Columbia Road Flower Market. All the staff were very nice, and the...More

Thank Ligia_AZ
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I visited with friends on Sunday and I must say I was super impressed. We sat in the upstairs dining room and we all had the roast sirloin beef. I couldnt fault anything. I think possibly the best roast I have ever eaten...and I have...More

Thank Fowler-Heard
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Rude staff who allow their young children to run around the bar kicking a football - more of a crèche than a pub! Not relaxing at all. Also not cheap.

5  Thank Stokes-Davis
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Staff are rude and unfriendly. Food is ok but very expensive. Recently turned into a crèche for very young unruly children, playing football in the bar - not a way to relax after a hard week at work, trying unwind for the weekend and enjoy...More

Thank Chloe D
Reviewed 8 April 2014

We visited with a group of friends for Sunday lunch. The food was great - we all had different roasts, including the veggie option, and everything was lovely. But we waited ages (over 40 minutes) for our food to appear (and when it's a carvery...More

Thank Alscot
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Visited this pub/restaurant recently and had an absolutely fabulous time. We had pre-ordered the roast lamb and it was so delicious, very moist and tasty and the best roast potatoes ever. Also I don't know what they did with the carrots but they were really...More

Thank 354Sue
Reviewed 9 October 2013 via mobile

I went there with a friend of mine on a Friday night. We sat downstairs as we were not eating until later and wanted to enjoy the buzzin atmosphere of after Friday drinks in this East London pub. It was fun, vibrant and very busy...More

2  Thank LondonEatFun
Reviewed 9 October 2013 via mobile

I went there with a friend of mine on a Friday night. We sat downstairs as we were not eating until later and wanted to enjoy the buzzin atmosphere of after Friday drinks in this East London pub. It was fun, vibrant and very busy...More

1  Thank LondonEatFun
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Wow!! I went here on Sunday with a big group of friends. My husband and I have been before and have raved about it to our friends and this was the first opportunity to take them all. They were not disappointed. They loved everything from...More

1  Thank Margery54
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I had the good fortune to go to the Royal Oak with a group of friends and the food and atmosphere was fantastic. There were a group opposite who highly added to the dining experience and buzzing atmosphere by entertaining themselves and other diners with...More

1  Thank Robert D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 64
Cuisine
Bar, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7729 2220
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