The Metropolitan Pub Company operate a number of pubs in Central and Greater London.
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The Square Pig
30-32 Procter StreetKing's CrossLondonWC1V 6NX
- Public transport:
- Holborn, Underground
Such a friendly, welcoming, underrated place. I have been going past this pub for about a decade but had always discounted it I guess, because this was my first visit.
Windsor + Eton fresh green hop is a seriously good beer and we enjoyed it with an excellent backing track, played at just the right volume so you don't have to speak up when talking to your friends.more
A good selection of beers and a decent spot for work drinks but I thought the food was really, really average - was expecting better from their website and the wait for the tablemore
Overall, I like the Square Pig. It has big, bright windows, the interior is new and fresh, and the beer selection is decent.
On the downside, it has stupid hours. It's not open most of the weekend. And the staff makes it clear that it's your pleasure to be served by them. Personally, I tend to work around both these faults, but others can be quite bothered by the ample 'tude here.more
Ducked in for a quick pint whilst on holiday. It was only about 6pm, but the place still seemed relatively quiet. Seemed like a local watering spot for nearby study abroad types. Wouldn't go out of my way to find it again.more
I've been back twice since my last review, so I want to be sure and give an updated version, since the last time I had been there for a school-sponsored event and wasn't totally sure I got the right experience.
In late April, when the weather was truly glorious, I stopped for lunch here with friends. The patio was completely jam packed, but we got a table in the back room near my favorite...more