If you are contemplating a walk around Hampstead Heath, this beautiful Georgian pub is just a stone's throw away. The historic building houses a downstairs bar serving up a wide selection of drinks, and upstairs dining rooms featuring an award-winning menu and plenty of variety. The
food is renowned thanks to quality roasts and burgers which have been favoured by local residents for years.
Venue Details & Map
The Wells Tavern
30 Well Walk
- +44 (0)20 7794 3785
- Public transport:
- Hampstead, Underground
This place used to be great. But now...what a disappointment. They actually tried to top up a glass of beer that was sitting out and sell it to me. I refused to take it and they complained. Bartender finally agreed to start fresh beer. Never seen anything like it.more
A very nice terrace outside with a feeling of a small town. Had a Sunday Roast here with nice lamb and Aperol spritz, amazing April sunny day...it's like I was enjoying holidays! A break from the crowded city. Only downside the service could be faster.more
Can't believe I haven't written about this place before. I would call the Wells Tavern more of a destination rather than a local. I've eaten in both the upstairs dining room and the downstairs pub. We visiting the dining room on Thanksgiving, and the tavern even hung an American flag outside. The food is sometimes out of this world, and they serve Grolsch lager on tap funnily. I'm sure many...more
About 5 hours later, I am still groaningly full.
The onglet steak with "fine" chips and diable sauce was really delicious and well-cooked. It was rather covered in pepper, which I don't like very much, but appreciate that lots of people do. All went really well together and would happily have eaten a lot more, even though it was a good size.
The chocolate pecan pie was a bit less exciting -...more
My favourite pub in walking distance of our house! Located on a cozy tree-lined residential street in Hampstead, it truly feels like a neighborhood gem (although it must surely be in a tourist guidebook or something as there are often tourists there).
The perfect place to go for a drink in nice weather and sit outside taking in the atmosphere and people watching. Also a wonderful place to...more