Lamb & Flag

A historic pub in London's vibrant Covent Garden, the Lamb & Flag was a favourite watering hole of Charles Dickens. Read More


A historic pub in London's vibrant Covent Garden, the Lamb & Flag was a favourite watering hole of Charles Dickens. Retaining its old-world charm, the pub serves great food, excellent real ale and features in practically every London guide book ever written. The diverse Lamb & Flag menu is created from fresh, local produce and features authentic, traditional English pub cooking.

Venue Details & Map

Lamb & Flag

33 Rose Street
+44 (0)20 7497 9504
Public transport:
Covent Garden, Underground

Yelp Reviews

8.00 out of 5
based on 117 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Lamb & Flag

4.0 out of 5
22 May 2018
by Ling S.

Excellent restaurant if you're looking for that classic London pub experience! Lamb & Flag is over 400 years old and still kicking! The pub is downstairs. Go upstairs for the food. The staff is very friendly and attentive to keep the pints full.

Definitely get the fish and chips, no brainer there. The tartar sauce has giant capers making it very flavorful. Fish is crispy and perfectly fried.... more

5.0 out of 5
21 May 2018
by Eddie C.

For this old goat, the Lamb & Flag has to be one of my favorite Pubs in London besides The Spaniards Inn.

There are no more words to describe this legendary establishment that haven't already been said. All I can say, if your visiting London make this place a must see, you won't be disappointed. Tucked away in an alley, you come upon a cobblestone, picturesque building aged beyond... more

5.0 out of 5
19 March 2018
by Grant B.

Solid! Classical 400+year pub that should be on everyone's pub list when visiting London!

Our Order: two pints of London's Finest.

Environment: 400+year old pub with an amazing entrance on both sides (small alley with a 5' clearance or a beautiful side street entrance). The pub is downstairs and the food is upstairs.

Verdict: the staff was super friendly, the place oozed with a feeling of... more

5.0 out of 5
10 April 2018
by Charles H.

After the purchase by Fuller's brewing, sadly no longer an independent pub, but still oozing with character from its 400 years of history.

Was surprised and pleased at how good the food was. Dropped in for lunch and really enjoyed my chicken Sunday Roast (about £14). Perhaps tied for second with the Marquis of Westminster for my favorite meal over eight days in England. Fullers cask ales were... more

5.0 out of 5
10 June 2018
by Aaron D.

A true British pub. It looks like something out of a Charles Dickens novel. Great pub in Covent Garden. more

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