Lamb & Flag


A historic pub in London's vibrant Covent Garden, the Lamb & Flag was a favourite watering hole of Charles Dickens. Retaining its old-world charm, the pub serves great food, excellent real ale and features in practically every London guide book ever written. The diverse Lamb & Flag menu is created from fresh, local produce and features authentic, traditional English pub cooking.

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Lamb & Flag

33 Rose Street
Covent Garden
+44 (0)20 7497 9504
Public transport:
Covent Garden, Underground
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 94 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Lamb & Flag

4.0 out of 5 4 September 2016
by Meike B.

It's comforting to come across pubs like the Lamb & Flag where time seems to stand still while the world around you seems to be changing at a dizzying pace. This used to be one of my regular hangouts when I worked in Central London a couple of decades ago ... and it still seems to be a favourite with media types - who else can afford to enjoy the sunshine and a pint on a Friday afternoon?!...more

4.0 out of 5 26 June 2016
by Louis C.

Lamb & Flag was such a cool place! The bartenders were super accomodating (luckily we went during lunch where they had a bit more time) in explaining to me why beer in the UK is sometimes warm, and helping recommend me some good beers that they had.

I had a few different Fullers, of course, a delicious Steak Ale Pie as well. Definitely an old feel to this, and I enjoyed y time there.more

5.0 out of 5 22 May 2016
by Greg V.

Debbie was spot on fantastic!

We made our way upstairs for some lunch of fish and chips, pot pie special, and ham wrapped chicken.

The fish was phenomenal, golden brown, and fresh.

The pot pies were savory and tasty to the extreme.

The ham wrapped chicken was something to remember.

I'd highly recommend this place! We'll be back!more

4.0 out of 5 11 March 2016
by Ed T.

Booked a table here for dinner on a Sunday afternoon and was absolutely thrilled with how it turned out! Not only do you get a free drink here if you sign up online (you have to do it the day before you go to the pub!) but their pub menu is absolutely great!

Expect the standard pub fare, but just extremely well cooked. My fish and chips were one of the better pub versions I've had, with...more

4.0 out of 5 2 February 2016
by Bethany W.

Whilst on a walking tour this weekend, Jen introduced us to the Lamb and Flag - a beautiful little pub tucked away down a side alleyway off the hustle and bustling Covent Garden streets.

She informed us of its grand history and how Charles I used to frequently frequent this establishment. It is now owned by Fullers (a London brewery institute) and although it is now part of a chain, it...more

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