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St John's Tavern
91 Junction RoadLondonN19 5QU
- +44 (0)20 7272 1587
- Public transport:
- Archway, Underground
Top 5 reviews of St John's Tavern
I had a great meal here. A liver dish that was done perfectly. But service overall was really poor. We had done dinner, plates taken away and asked for desert and coffee. Coffee shows up, desert a record 20 minutes later. This with five tables occupied in the whole place. Bartenders in the pub had really no clue. 15 people in the whole place, they couldn't keep track of who to serve... 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
Great gastro pub and really the only decent place in Archway for dinner.
Food is consistently excellent and the staff are fab too.
Dog friendly. more
A return visit rather a disappointment. Fish soup still excellent, but iron-hard croutons and very dull aioli. Rump steak perfectly cooked, very good meat and a large portion, but lukewarm & unseasoned; sauce meagre & underflavoured, and chips very poor, limp & soggy. Service rather surly & offhand though we ate very early and few other customers yet.
Didn't bother with puds and probably... more
I find this place a bit disappointing for the prices. They seem to drench a lot of the food in oil, and although it's nice to have a seasonal menu, I've never been blown away by a meal. more