The Shakespeare


The Shakespeare pub is opposite Victoria train station. Our range of drinks includes cask ale and an extensive wine list as well as a great range of soft drinks and coffees.

With fabulous British food to accompany our drinks, you can relax at this Taylor Walker pub over classics such as hand battered cod, chips and mushy or garden peas, traditional British recipe bangers & mash or a roast of the day seven days a week. Our pub food is freshly prepared and includes all your British favourites. We also offer a range of sandwiches and jacket potatoes.

We are delighted to welcome you at Taylor Walker and assure you of friendly service in a relaxing British pub with a welcoming atmosphere.

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Venue Details & Map

The Shakespeare

99 Buckingham Palace Road
+44 (0)20 7828 4913
Public transport:
Victoria, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

2 out of 5 based on 38 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Shakespeare

5.0 out of 5 8 November 2015
by Jeffrey W.

Fish and chips were great. The steak and ale pie was amazing. Beer was good. Service was a bit slow. Would recommend.more

3.0 out of 5 6 November 2015
by Sandy V.

Got off a bus at Victoria station, starving, so me and the two old folks ate at the closest place possible. Enter the Shakespeare.

Before I even sat down, I made a quick trip to the loo and the first three toilets I tried were broken/clogged. Minus one star for cleanliness.

Though fortunate that everything came out fast, the service and food were both mediocre.

Fish and chips were...more

3.0 out of 5 8 September 2015
by Brittanie M.

We went in to grab a drink before our self-guided London bus tour, as it's right next to the bus station, but after being seated and then using their loo (down the stairs), not one person asked us for an order. We were in a bit of a hurry and weren't sure of protocol, so we just left. Thanks for the free toilet, I guess.more

3.0 out of 5 11 August 2015
by Colette W.

At least there is free wifi.

Dire hunger and the need for navigation brought me here a couple of weeks ago fresh from the airport and dropping my bags off at Victirua Street Station which is right across the street. I wish I would have known it was a chain, but once I received the menu I was so hungry and tired that I just stayed.

I had a pulled pork sandwich which was pretty alright but...more

4.0 out of 5 9 July 2015
by Christopher B.

Good service nice fish and chips. The cool thing is they also have veggie fish and chips for the vegetarian !!

Cool drink selection as well!more

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