A stylish, sophisticated bar and eating house, The Fence is a firm Farringdon favourite. An exapnsive garden, complete with its own bar and bbq area, is the perfect outdoor oasis in the heart of London.<br/><br/>As well as lunch, dinner and delicious bar snacks, The Fence offers the famous Fuller's range of cask ales.
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67-69 Cowcross StreetLondonEC1M 6BP
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First of all, props to the staff for the good customer service! I ordered a BUNCH of food for takeaway and the barstaff cheerfully took my order and the chef even added an extra plastic container for the roasted butternut squash dish.
To start off, the polenta crisps are OK; the avocado dip is nothing to write home about. The roasted root veggies are also OK but nothing to go nuts...more
A very average place, but our waitress was very friendly. We had the meat platter - very standard, and not memorable. Also, shared the salmon. The skin was on and crispy, but it wasn't descaled!! What's the point of leaving the skin and making it crispy if I can't eat it?? The veggies that came with the salmon were the highlight.more
Dropped in here while I was waiting for a friend. Friendly staff and cozy sofa groups. Fairly normal lunge style bar / restaurant. The place wasn't very busy when I arrived (early evening in early Jan!) but the bartender was very welcoming and gestured I could grab a sofa group if I wanted.more
Big, fat, juicy, pork ones with bubble and squeak and plenty of gravy. Just what Josephine B and I were in desperate need of on the chilly November afternoon.
The food was hot, the venue was not. Pretty sterile and lacking in atmosphere. The waitress was friendly enough although the whole staff seemed pretty half-hearted. And who could blame them in a place lacking any real...more
It's an ok bar....nice selection of bottled beers in addition to draught. The decor is modern and clean which I liked. They have a large outdoor patio with additional seating and the interior area is warm and comfortable. The service on the one night we came in wasn't all that great though....I went to the bar to grab some beers and though the bartender saw me, he just walked off to do...more