Venue Details & Map
The Old Dispensary
325 Camberwell New RoadLondonSE5 0TF
- +44 (0)20 7708 8831
- Public transport:
- Denmark Hill, National Railway
Top 3 reviews of The Old Dispensary
This little pub has recently had a makeover as an Irish bar with seats made out of barrels and the obligatory Guinness theme. Perhaps because its new, the place currently lacks character and seems a little sterile/try-hard. I went in for a drink and wasn't encouraged to stay for another, much preferring the other options Camberwell has to offer. There seemed to be quite a few locals inside... more
Had I been writing this review four years ago I would be telling you how this polished Sex and the City style cocktail bar was the much needed addition to South London.
For some disappointing reason they shut it down despite being wildly popular.
Several years on and The Old Dispensary has reopened losing its chic cocktail list for traditional beer selling Irish pub with barn like décor and... more
I was invited to hear a friend play at the Old Dispensary on 1st Dec. this year, (2016) but when I arrived in my wheelchair at about 8 pm there were steps into the pub. A passer by went in to ask for a ramp but there was none. Some customers offered to lift me in but this is problematic if they don't know how to handle people with disabilities so I asked to see the manager. He appeared at the... more