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St John's Tavern
91 Junction RoadArchwayLondonN19 5QU
- +44 (0)20 7272 1587
- Public transport:
- Archway, Underground
Favourite gastro pub in north London. Good selection of draft craft beer, plus the usual on cold tap. Good wines by the glass and bottle. Food is Great. Recently enjoyed the sardine starter while other half had rabbit pâté. Main courses are v good. Have had excellent steak as well as high end fish and chips. Nice desserts and they make a mean espresso.more
This place was always a top spot to bring anyone visiting north London but since they redecorated it has lost its inviting atmosphere. The publicans would have done well if they had only recalled the sagacious adage, if it ain't broke don't fix it.more
St Johns forms one of the Trinity of special pubs in the Tufnell Park area and has one of the best bar snack selections I have come across. At night the lighting and seating makes St Johns feel very warm and cosy, especially on a winters night. The pub area is separated from the dining area although you can still eat in the pub area as long as you don't mind the noise.
The restaurant area in...more
Had recent refurb. Main bar clean and nice. Lighting needs sorting out, too bright. Lots of kids running around. Selection of ales ok and well kept.
Food is excellent in restaurant at the back is very good. Not cheap but worth the extra. Nice 50s style room with golden ceiling.more
St John's Tavern is a High Barnet-branch favourite that, along with The Junction Tavern down the road, has both the food and pedigree to legitimately call itself a gastropub. (Not that it does, of course. Gastropubs, sort of like hipsters, have the property that the most authentic examples are the least likely to use the label on themselves, and the least genuine are most likely to loudly...more