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The Black Dog Freehouse

#204 of 18,270 Restaurants in London}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
112 Vauxhall Walk, London SE11 5ER, England
+44 20 7735 4440
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“black cod” (109 reviews)
“burger” (30 reviews)
“pork pie” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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112 Vauxhall Walk, London SE11 5ER, England
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Reviews (399)
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1 - 10 of 365 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely little pub with a good selection of beer and really friendly staff. If the pork pies and scotch eggs are anything to go by, the food is excellent.

Thank Aisling F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this pub tonight with a group of friends. I have to say the food was amasingly good. It was bloody awesome. I don't know how they managed simple boring chips to taste so good. Everything from our nibbles selection arrived on tastefully...More

Thank marina d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor as we needed somewhere to grab lunch and it had really good reviews. It was a great find, great decor and really friendly staff. They had a good selection of beers on draft too, my boyfriend would recommend the...More

Thank Craftypig1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very good experience all round. Nice selection of craft lagers and a menu with something for everyone. But more than anything else, very impressed with the welcome and attention from the waiting staff. I will return.

Thank Olly G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place on the corner of Vauxhall Park. Tasty food, good crowd, doggy friendly 🐶. Great selection of craft beers. Little outside terrace but on sunny days you have the great space of the park across the road. Staff are all really friendly.

Thank Ryan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for prosecco after our friends wedding reception on a London bus. The pub was very busy with friendly staff. Good choice of well kept English ales. Cannot comment on the food however it smelt good and was busy . Prosseco was also of...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited The Black Dog recently for Sunday dinner, the food was amazing and so were the staff. There were 7 of us, we all had a lovely time and were made to feel very welcome. We will definitely be back.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. We couldn't decide what have so our waiter suggested the fish and chips. It was a great choice. We thoroughly enjoyed the meal, the atmosphere and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. We would highly recommend The Black Dog to...More

1  Thank Doug R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting London for the evening and decided to pop into this lovely little pub by my hotel on a quiet Saturday evening and was greeted by a very friendly kiwi barman. He recommended the '13 Guns' which went down well with the octopus and chorizo....More

Thank HarrisonW72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My publisher, who has offices nearby, invited me to a lunchtime meeting at The Black Dog, Freehouse, just south of the River Thames, in Vauxhall. I had never been there before and arrived a little early. I bought myself a pint of beer (overpriced at...More

3  Thank Wembleygal
Jdashaw, General Manager at The Black Dog Freehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Wemblygal, I do apologise for how your experience went at The Black Dog, we value all of our customers and try to give the best service we can give. The reason for not putting reserve signs out is that we normally run our lunch...More

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21 June 2017|
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Response from moogs68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a good one
25 March 2017|
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Response from Stephanie C | Reviewed this property |
I'm just a visitor. Call the bar 🙂
22 October 2016|
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Response from Antinmelb | Reviewed this property |
It has an out door area at the front but i dont think a scooter would fit in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Vauxhall Walk, London SE11 5ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7735 4440
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