The Metropolitan Pub Company operate a number of pubs in Central and Greater London.
|Typical meal price:||From £25.00 (USD31.47) per diner|
£25 and under
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The Black Lion NW6
295-297 West End LaneWest HampsteadLondonNW6 1RD
- Public transport:
- West Hampstead Thameslink, National Railway
Nice pub in general but let down by the 12.5% service charge they add to the bill - even though you have to queue up at the bar to order your food and drink! Barman didn't ask me whether I wanted to add it when I ordered/paid, just did it - then when I queried the unexpectedly high bill, pointed out that it was printed (in tiny writing) on the menu. The waitress who brought us our food didn't...more
This is a cute pub in West Hampstead. We had a large party and luckily the Black Lion took reservations. The pub itself is cute with a great patio. I had a Pimm's, which was very tasty. We tried many different dishes between the 6 of us including the fish and chips, the saffron risotto, the various dips with bread, the ravioli, and the duck salad. The food was a bit of a mixed bag. The risotto...more
Very confusing that there are two Black Lion pubs in West Hampstead, but luckily I made it to the right one for our Xmas do ;) The ambience is nice and the table were decorated with crackers, poppers, and my personal favourite, little solo menu cards!
I was a bit sceptical of the only veggie main on the special Xmas menu, but ordered it with good grace. When the tagine arrived I was knocked...more
Lovely local pub... The layout is good and always feel inviting. There is many locals that regularly visit so it can get very busy. We eaten there several time and the food is acceptable.more
Located in the middle of West End Lane, (not literally, geographically!), is this gem of a pub. In the evenings or when the sun is out this is one of the best places you can be.
The decor is upscale; it is rustic and very tastefully decorated. There is a terrace at the front and a split level fully decked back garden, which is perfect for a few drinks in the sun.
I live locally and go here...more