The Metropolitan Pub Company operate a number of pubs in Central and Greater London.
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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
Ducked in out of the rain for a bite and a pint, very satisfied and love the vibe and decor. Good prices.more