The Great Northern Railway Tavern is a small pub serving Thai food.
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The Great Northern Railway Tavern
67 High StreetTottenhamLondonN8 7QB
- +44 (0)20 3417 0119
- Public transport:
- Hornsey, National Railway
Strange pub to me. I've seen this pub many many years and even been there many many times over many a year. It appears like a 'local' pub. Well actually it once was with much more dodgy clients but thats gone now and it's done up, with even a roast being advertised with much more families turning up.
Can't out finger on it, I'm not sure what It is trying to be. Maybe nothing, just a run of...more
This review is purely for their food. The service is slow and servers not very friendly. As the waitress stated "I'm a vegan so can't help you with sauces or anything food related", not that it would have helped. The wings were undercooked and messy, nachos were basically a can of beans plopped on top of cheap tortilla chips, and the burger had so much thyme mixed in it , it was basically...more
I visited this pub on a Sunday afternoon for the weekly jazz jam session. Apparently it's been going on for the last 30 years! The live music comes from a large room in the back. (Cover charge is £5) The first hour is a jam session by the regulars and the second half is open mic for local singers. I was actually there to see a friend perform. The ambience is warm and welcoming, it's...more
Lovely pub, nice music, friendly staff, and blissfully quiet (could do with a few more customers in fact! But newly reopened so finding its feet). Absolutely beautiful original features: Chesterfield banquettes, wood partitions, etched glass, stained glass ceiling lights, etc. Good pub quiz on a Tuesday, good selection of booze of all descriptions, and have heard the food is good though not...more
Nice refurb, probably won't last, too much fizz, not enough ale. Pricey for beer, wine and food. Interesting piece on the retailinsider website http://www.retailinsider.com/2011/11/how-not-to-manage-pub-or-retail.html Says it all, really. Under new management, only one ale on, seems the pub was without electricity for the past week, just reopened this evening. £3.20 for Purity Mad Goose in...more