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40-42 Chalk Farm RoadPrimrose HillLondonNW1 8BG
- +44 (0)20 7482 2054
- Public transport:
- Chalk Farm, Underground
Horrible customer service. My friends and I went here the other night and were greeted by a not so friendly security guard. After a couple of rounds we decided to go outside for a smoke, and when we tried to reenter the same security guard strong armed one of my friends and said we couldn't get back in. We asked why and he said, "because I said so." We talked to the manager and he did nothing,...more
Not a bad pub, with nice seating and patio. I had the steak sandwich, which I didn't expect to come with cheese and it seemed an odd combination but it worked. The meat was good, and the flavour was nice. I would go again.more
Popped by with my girlfriends for a late lunch and I think the highlight was the food. The Monarch is a pub, and as we all know pub food can be either awful or quite ok. The food we had was very nice, a bit pricey for what we got but still good.
The interior is like a standard pub nothing more nothing less. Good service, clean(ish) loos.
Overall nothing to complain about but I wasn't...more
The pub has really disappointed on my last visit. The decor and charm are still there, the toilets were actually cleaner than last time, but the food! It seemed like the average pub fair it should be, but my fish tasted very chemical, I'm not quite sure how to describe the taste, kind of as if it had been soaked in a cleaner chemical. I took two bites and left the rest on my plate.
I went here for a weekday lunch. I figured it must be fun in the evenings. But I'll keep my review to the lunchtime offerings. I like the old wood, wide round booths, and spaciousness. I bet it's heaving on a Saturday night, but on Tuesday afternoon it was easy to get a table for 7 of us.
I got the fish and chips, which was quite acceptable. In fact, I liked the peas better than most I get....more