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Royal Vauxhall Tavern

372 Kennington Lane | Vauxhall, London SE11 5HY, England
+44 20 7820 1222
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Great place, wonderful people, welcoming staff, great prices. We had so much fun. We'll definitely... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Maduena Viola F
via mobile
A local pub, for local people.

The RVT in Vauxhall is a gay national institution, hosting a mixed and down-to-earth crowd of hard... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Coupiac, France
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My new company Vauxhall Tavern London Ltd was registered at Companies House on 23 May 2014 and has been appointed by the new owners to deliver the commercial blueprint strategy for The Royal Vauxhall Tavern to implement the calendar of events and what's on programmes with specific focus on incremental growth of the business. The Royal Vauxhall Tavern is recognised as providing a unique and welcoming environment to an eclectic crowd. The RVT team are committed to ensure your visit is both enjoyable and fun providing you with unsurpassed levels of hospitality and a diverse variety of entertainment seven days a week. RVT's history is well know, which has always aimed to provide a safe, secure and welcoming environment offering a reasonable priced bar with a diverse programme of entertainment and to be recognised as a preferred destination of choice in London serving the LGBTQ Community.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible16%
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Hours Today: 21:00 - 03:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
372 Kennington Lane | Vauxhall, London SE11 5HY, England
+44 20 7820 1222
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great place, wonderful people, welcoming staff, great prices. We had so much fun. We'll definitely come back. Michael Twaits rules!

Thank Maduena Viola F
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The RVT in Vauxhall is a gay national institution, hosting a mixed and down-to-earth crowd of hard core revelers, after-party night owls, regulars, locals, drifters and tourists. So loved is this landmark pub, that it recently became protected from demolition through the successful campaigning of...More

Thank BritAbroad84
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It's all about the acts here. The venue it self could do with possibly a bit of work and air conditioning would make it a lot more comfortable.

Thank declantaylor74
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Been dozens and dozens of times. DE Experience on third Sunday of the month is a must, as is Myra Dubois. Fun and friendly venue.

Thank michaelbrowning
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

As a gir who loves her queens, loves her dancing this is one place I should have frequented years ago...but it took me until today. Fun with a capital F...drinks pricey as the cloakroom but don't care as the sunday social is fun...with a capital...More

Thank debsywalker
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We saw a Pop Horror show here and what a fun venue. The Cher Witch Project was so great. Don't miss these shows. The venue itself is quite nice, which a good bar and nice table arrangement. Camp all the way. Fun evening.

Thank cmschis
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Iusually go out to Soho on a Saturday night but this time my friendsand I decided to try Duckie (cabaret night at the RVT). The website. twitter, outside posters say they open at 9 which I find a waste on a Saturday night when there...More

Thank Joanna G
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I will never go here again, security is the worst I have ever encountered. They need to get there priorities right. I was asked to step out with no reason, spent money and was left confused. if you want to have a good night, not...More

Thank alleyne2001
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This iconic venue hosts some of Queer Londons best events. Fridays offer changing nights. Duckie on a Saturday hosts a range of performance artists that are always wildly creative. Sunday afternoon see's the RVT hosts its world famous drag acts. The D E Experience is...More

Thank intrepidworldtravell
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Please visit Please enjoy Superb venue with a mixed crowd depending on the night but generally caters to all But fun guaranteed!!! Love this place with all my heart

Thank Hairycub81
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Does it serve food
16 October 2015|
Response from | Property representative |
Hi Minxycamp We are a late entertainment and club night venue and do not currently have a food offer. However, we are looking at opening during the day and have not yet made the decision on a food or coffee offer. Kind... More