England > Greater London > Farringdon
Stonch (18) London, England | May 30, 2007
100 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 20/20
My local. Great fun, very friendly, always a good beer on. It gets cramped and busy after work, so come during the day if youíre on holiday in London and want a few quiet pints. Food is good too.
All the beers apart from one keg lager (Bitburger) and one bottled lager (Hirter Pils) are from St Peterís by the way - but they do carry the full range in bottles, with up to five from the cask. Iím scoring this highly for selection as there isnít another pub in the world that does so.
The comment below about the beers possibly being filtered is completely wrong by the way - real ale is served in this pub. They donít use handpumps, they use a type of pump common in Scotland but rare in England. Itís called a Shakespeare system. Suffice to say, the beer is NOT served under gas pressure.
nramsburg (15) New York, New York | January 16, 2007| Updated March 2, 2007
92 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 19/20
My favorite pub by far. Serves Tyrells and St. Peterís from on draught, cask and bottle. It canít get much better than that. Quite a nice space with friendly people and not many tourists, but it sure does get busy.
TheGrandMaster (105) Auckland, New Zealand | November 23, 2006| Updated July 13, 2007
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 19/20
One of my favourite spots in London. The St Peters beers are always interesting - if not brilliant. Excellent atmosphere - always seems to be busy - great for small groups. Can also recommend the burgers - superb!
flavio_b (25) ROME, Italy | December 24, 2013
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 19/20
Wow! Really nice. This is one of the most beautiful places in London for me. Really ancient and characteristic. Really impressive the wolf watching you when you drink the beer! :D Iíll come back for sure the next time in London.
tandembrauer (12) Stavanger, Norway | April 21, 2014
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
Very simple furniture, but cozy. Focus is on the most important: St. Peterís beers. 12 taps and lots of bottled beers. Fruit Beer with grapefruit is highly recommended. Ca. 35 seats. Lunch is served 12-15. One of our favourites in London.
jjsint (169) Bedford, England | July 29, 2013
86 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 19/20
Love this place. Tucked away near Farringdon station is a real gem. Old-fashioned without being twee, popular without pushing out the locals, good value without being cheap. Canít compete with some of the new craft beer pubs in terms of selection, but makes up for it by just being what it is.
callmemickey (27) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | July 12, 2011
86 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 10/10 OVERALL 19/20
One of the most enjoyable places to have a pint in the world. Yes, everything is faux ancient in here... but it still looks and feels fíing cool. Get one of the St. Peterís beers on cask, a bag of peanuts, and sit for a while with good company.
Leighton (613) London, England | July 18, 2011
84 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
Like no other pub in London. The interior is very plain, all exposed, unpainted wood. Slightly cramped with a small bar, this is not a place for big crowds. Thankfully there are some nice wooden benches outside. The range tends to include the general St. Peters offerings, but on occasion they will have a less generic beer. Prices are good. Definitely worth visiting.
cesaro202 (13) , Italy | February 7, 2012
84 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
Molto accogliente líambiente e molto, molto cordiali i ragazzi al banco. In questo tipico pub londinese potrete assaggiare líintera gamma delle birre di St. Peters, ma davvero poco di altro. Non posso valutare il cibo ma ho potuto assaggiare uníottima ST. Peters Mild spillata dal Cask che rimarrŗ a lungo nella mia memoria.
alovelydrop (42) , | January 21, 2014
84 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
One of my very favourite pubs in the Farringdon area. Great selection of St Peterís beers (usually 12-15 or so available between cask and bottle, including seasonal brews). Nice olde world feel although it does fill up very quickly in the evenings and itís unfortunate that itís not twice the size! Nice to stand outside in the summer though. Food when available has been great, no frills but very reasonably priced (think a burger on a paper plate). I love this place.
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