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Dickens Inn

#6 160 of 18 788 Restaurants in London
RR - RRR, European, British
Marble Quay | Wapping, London E1W 1UH, England
+44 20 7488 2208
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Bar, European, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Marble Quay | Wapping, London E1W 1UH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Down in London for a family wedding, we gathered here on the Sunday lunchtime to recover from the night before. The private space outdoors was ideal and the bar staff coped well with the throng of football fans who had gathered to watch the world...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a drink here before going to The Medieval Banquet around the corner. 3 drinks cost £22.60 (2 Proseccos & a vodka & tonic) so take plenty of money if you want to stay for a while! The pub itself is well positioned with...More

Thank Josie C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On a recent business trip to the city we stopped here for a meal before flying home. Great meal all around. Well cooked steaks, reasonably priced, good drink, great atmosphere as the bar is on the ground floor, nice surroundings all make it with a...More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Close to the hotel we were staying in so was a good starting and ending venue for the evening. Found the staff polite and helpful and the drinks reasonably priced.

Thank mrsg2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only went for a pre-dinner drink so I cannot talk about the food. The pub is gorgeous, service is quick, the atmosphere is lovely.

Thank sbiriguda02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basil Fawlty works in the pizzeria so I discovered last night. The words "Are you insane?" came tumbling out of my mouth as I battled with him to get my glass of wine changed to the one I ordered. These are words which are usually...More

Thank 538clairea538
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had sunday lunch here and was more than happy, it is a beutiful place to eat or just have a drink, there are several places to eat or drink and the prices are very good. Service and staff were A1 very friendly and informative on...More

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical overpriced tourist rubbish. Food average and as mentioned elsewhere, toilets pretty disgusting. It is nice to look at and take photos of but I won't be venturing inside again.

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here Saturday evening. On arrival one of the blokes went to use the toilet on the ground level ( there’s 3 levels) and he came back descusted . It was in such a bad state not only un clean but broken parts &...More

Thank Annefromryder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for my father's 60th birthday meal to the 2nd floor grill, however after having to wait 15 minutes for even someone to seat us despite it being fairly empty it ended up being a letdown. We were offered a seat outside and as...More

1  Thank Dean R
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Daniel R
30 December 2017|
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Response from AJFIII | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, as we only had lunch there and did not run a tab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Bar, European, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marble Quay | Wapping, London E1W 1UH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7488 2208
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The Dickens Inn is now one of the most famous and beautiful pubs on The River Thames loved by locals and tourists alike. The atmospheric Tavern Bar is complemented by a generous outdoor seating area and terraces to enjoy balmy summer days with in a spectacular setting. On the menu, there is something for everyone: classic dishes served in the Tavern, Pizzeria on the 1st floor and a dedicated Grill on the 2nd floor famous for delicious 28 day matured steaks and Sunday Roasts. With the addition of a large function suite, The Dickens Inn can now cater for parties from 4 to 150 for any occasion imaginable. One critic described The Dickens Inn as "The most atmospheric spot in the whole of London".
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