Located in a converted fire station, this award winning bar has a popular following. They also serve a variety of modern British dishes and provide seating on the pavement area, weather permitting. Catering for private parties is also available.
150 Waterloo Road, Southwark, London, SE1 8SB
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+44 (0)20 7620 2226
The Fire Station is actually what my rating says, 'ok'
The beer's fine, I've been here a couple of times because it's next to waterloo so an easy place to arrange to meet people, would I intend to stay here all evening, probably not it to me has an atmosphere very much of meeting point have a couple move on.
the tables are a bit packed in so at times you feel a bit concious that you're in...more
Note: Reviewing as a bar, not for food...
This place was fine for a post-work drink. Decent beer selection -- I had a Jogger's Tipple and a Hobgoblin...both pretty good. It was lively and busy, but not crowded, and there was space to spill outside onto the street (love this about evening drinking in London).
Beware though, you will probably need to pack a rucksack, with a compass, a map,...more
STAY AWAY, far far away. Honestly, I am not one to write a scathing review usually. My standards aren't insane and I don't expect a ton from a restaurant, but I have never had a worse restaurant experience in my life. If I could give zero stars I would.
Here are the lowlights:
1.) There was a mouse scurrying around the dining room floor - not kidding. We had to tell our waiter.
2.) The food...more
I've been here a few times, usually as an after-pub pub type of place when I'm in the Waterloo area. It's open til about 1 on the weekends, which is a nice touch. It's spacious, the drinks are plentiful and not overpriced. There's a smallish outside area in the front where you can place your beer as you roll a cigarette.
If I can collect any more memories of my times there, as they...more
The last time I was here, I spent most of the evening fending off a really odd guy whom lived in a hotel, was drinking with the security guard from the hotel and worked (I think) at the House of Lord doing something important.
He had decided that I was the loveliest creature he had ever seen and the big surprise to him (and proceeded to tell me over and over again) was that he didn't 'fancy...more