The Blackfriar


A member of the iconic fleet dating back to 1873, Nicholson's offers timeless British pub hospitality. A fine stock of smooth and silky cask ales are pulled at the bar, while homely British classics are served in the dining room. The carefully chosen wine list brings together some great international bottles, while a Cask Ale Club is offered for any true beer aficionados.

Average main course: £12.00 (USD14.61) per diner
Average food spend: £25.00 (USD30.44) per diner

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The Blackfriar

174 Queen Victoria Street
The City
+44 (0)20 7236 5474
Public transport:
London Blackfriars, National Railway
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 105 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Blackfriar

4.0 out of 5 13 September 2016
by Juvi G.

If you're looking for an old-fashioned hangout to get your boozey kicks or just hang out in one of London's swankiest spots, look no further than this most rustic of taverns. It's certainly a great spot for tourists to get their fill of London life.

The dimly-lit interior and rustic architecture lend a timeless air to the place and the outside seating area, located right under a shady tree,...more

2.0 out of 5 13 August 2016
by Suzy D.

Blackfriar is very welcoming when you first walk in. During the day it was super bright from all of the windows per square foot since it's situated on a triangle kind of corner. The bar is really accessible when you walk in and there is seating at the front that's more low key than the dining room in the back.

With that first welcoming impression and with the better than average (for London...more

4.0 out of 5 12 August 2016
by Christopher S.

Very interesting wedge shaped pub. Very good bar food and lots of beer selections. The happy hour rocks with huge crowds of works stopping by on their way home.

I like the atmosphere and the service was excellent. A most see pub when in Londonmore

5.0 out of 5 11 July 2016
by Megan F.

Hidden gem!! We were looking for a traditional English breakfast in a historic pub. This pub was a delightful dining experience. The food is simple yet tasty --we both ordered English breakfast with eggs, sausage, blood pudding(I thought it was like salty bacon), ham and grilled tomato. I left off the beans cause I'm not a fan. The service was good and the decor was amazing! The art deco...more

4.0 out of 5 19 June 2016
by Jon L.

Liked this place for their outdoor patio & location just next to the tube.

The beer selection was quite limited.

They close @ 11pmore

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