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Prospect Of Whitby

#3,477 of 18,211 Restaurants in London}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
57 Wapping Wall, London E1W 3SH, England
+44 20 7481 1095
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
57 Wapping Wall, London E1W 3SH, England
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Never disappointed with this pub. The staff are always very welcoming and the choice of food and beer is good. Great location and beautiful historic pub.

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Thank dvdwylie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely historic London pub, full of character and was warm & welcoming on a cold November night. We had drinks and a meal here and was pleasantly surprised by the prices. Food was good and as expected for pub food. Would like to come back...More

Thank tictoc50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Pub to celebrated my friend's birthday. We booked table upstairs for dinner and I can say everything were great. Food, Wine, Beer and the view at Thames with big terrace outside. Nice service n always with smile. Affordable prices as well. The...More

Thank Lazaros K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hard to go wrong with chicken and yet you did. I’m guessing it would be tastier in the ISS. Which admittedly you can see as the views are lovely and since it takes so long to get served you have a lot of time to...More

Thank Denis1968
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drop in here after work sometimes and it's a greay littme pub with goid team behind the bar. Its got loads of history and a great beer garden looking out over the Thames. Wapping station is your closest and you have Borris bikes just up...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t eat here (although the food looked good) but would fully recommend a visit to this old historic pub which has plenty of character. Outside and within. The views across the Thames are amazing and even more so from the pub yard when stood...More

Thank Socratez
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located along the Thames within walking distance east of Tower Bridge. Here it's been since 1520 - still with parts of the original floor. All tables reserved for Sunday lunch, but in the sunshine on the terrace or at the bar there were no problems...More

Thank JosteinJ
Reviewed 12 October 2017

When in London, I try to take in one or two historic pubs. On the day of my arrival, I visited, "The Prospect of Whitby" on an overcast afternoon. The pub itself is located on a somewhat quiet street. When I arrived, there were few...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our drinks in this historic pub with a great view. Interesting nuggets of historical facts and trivia all around the pub.

Thank bobogal
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Supposedly oldest riverside pub in London. Very friendly staff and good food at a reasonable price. Great view of the River Thames and a nice way to spend an afternoon

Thank W9385VWstephenw
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Joan D | Reviewed this property |
Possibly....but it's not terribly spacious inside with many tables crammed in as possible. It's not really a place I'd take very young children.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 20
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Wapping Wall, London E1W 3SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > East End / East London
  • Neighbourhood: East End / East London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7481 1095
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