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Bucks Head

#13,225 of 17,575 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Camden
Bar, British, Pub
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202 Camden High Street | Camden Town, London NW1 8QR, England
+44 20 7284 1513
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Today
11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My fiancé and I came here on our trip to London after having a look through Camden market. £9.50 for two cocktails! Bonus! The staff where really nice and the atmosphere in the place was good too.

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Thank Tiffany L
Coventry, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an ale here, was disgusting. I am Cask Marque trained and if this had been an inspection of the beer, it would have failed. We returned our pints of Ale to the bar, only to be told there's nothing wrong with it and the bar maid even took a slug of it and handed it back as-if nothing was... More 

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Thank richard d
Scotland
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116 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in whilst on a visit to London from Scotland for an international football game. When we went in, we asked about themthe cocktails and immediately handed the cocktail menu. Barman very patient whilst I made my choice ! Two cocktails for £9.50 and great choice - not a choice from 6 or 7 like some pubs!! Great service, great... More 

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Thank traveller281
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my partner Saturday lunchtime, he ordered a steak I ordered a burger. Firstly they put my burger through twice and overcharged him. Secondly when the food finally did come out his steak looked like it had been sat under the heater for a few hours so he sent it back, my burger was so greasy, it's a... More 

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Thank CyndiLouise
York, United Kingdom
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784 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I visited the Bucks Head for a pint of beer on a Saturday Evening in Camden, and it was the worst pint of beer I have ever tasted. As a real ale drinker, I enjoy trying different real ales and the beer here was appalling! Totally disgusting.

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Thank JakeYork
west midlands
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136 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Went in for a few cocktails. Staff very friendly. Cocktails were two for £9.50 .quite enjoyable. Place is clean. Situated in Camden. Local to other amenities. Great atmosphere. Comfy seats. Had an enjoyable night

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Thank kebav
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Such a lovely pub, had been on my first date with my partner here and had a great experience 2 years ago. Unfortunately as well as a refurb, they changed all the staff. These are the worst, most rude staff I have ever come across. Worst experience in London by far. Stay away at all costs.

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Thank Yaz991
San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Not going back neither recommend it . Worst fish and chips I ever had. Service was a disaster. Prices for pub food like a chef restaurant.

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Thank FernandoXB
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Got kicked out at 6 for having children and had to wait in the street outside while my wife had a tattoo next door, during this time another family with young children sat down and were not asked to leave. Not happy.. Maybe it was something I said

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Thank Diamonddamo
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

They charge £3.25 for a small bottle of water - avoid out of principle! The atmosphere is dark and won't be visiting again. Shame as has so much potential.

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Thank Claire S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Camden High Street | Camden Town, London NW1 8QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Camden
  • Neighbourhood: Camden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7284 1513

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Camden

Neighbourhood Profile
Camden
Famous for its sprawling cluster of markets and shops as well as for an embrace of all things counter culture, Camden offers a concentrated version of London street life. From bargain shopping and people watching to rubbing elbows in its abundance of pubs and bars, Camden is the place to be for many a Londoner. It is also home to some of the hottest live music venues in Europe. As packed as Camden High Street and its tributaries can get during the weekends, this neighbourhood is right next to some of the city's most beloved outdoor spaces, namely Regent's Park and Primrose Hill.
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