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The Old Thameside Inn
2 Clink StreetSouthwarkLondonSE1 9DG
- +44 (0)20 7403 4243
- Public transport:
- London Bridge, Underground
I came here for fish and chips and thought they would be amazing as the location seemed great. I was not super impressed. I guess I could have just gone to any pub. Service was atrocious. I was waiting in line and when it came to be my turn, the girl just left. I should have left right then, but I was hungry and didn't want to look elsewhere.
Location is it's only strong point.more
The Old Thameside is an average pub, but it is in a great location. It's right next to the Golden Hinde and has ample space outside for when the sun is shining.
The food is unfortunately not very good. I had their classic burger and it tasted like something from a fast food chain with a lot of mayonnaise. Perhaps more disappointing though was delivery to the table, which was extremely...more
This is a pretty typical chain pub. But! There are some really cool things you should take into consideration if you're standing outside, freezing your tookus off, and wondering if it's worth it.
1. Location. Brilliant, right on the river Thames, as the name suggests.
2. Size. Plenty of bar space, tables, standing tables, and other rooms I didn't explore.
3. Service. Friendly, lots of...more
#1 on the London Bridge to Tower Bridge Ale Trail, The Old Thameside Inn is located of course alongside the Thames and Sir Frances Drakes Pirate Ship!
That said, the amazing outdoor seating is dampened by the smell...of the really cool old boat (can't be helped sigh) and the Thames itself, but that's not a surprise. Once you've carefully used the old, scary steepish stairway from the Bridge,...more
How can such a crappy pub get so busy?
Location, location, location!
The problem with that is that they are so busy they will not feel the need to change:(
Avoid if you can, not a good representation of the English pub experience.more