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Canonbury Tavern

(formerly Canonbury)

21 Canonbury Place,
Canonbury
London
N1 2NS

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.30 pm
Saturday11.00 am - 11.30 pm
Sunday11.00 am - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 9 Mon - Thu
12 - 10 Fri & Sat
12 - 9 Sun

Owner

Young's

About the Pub

Reverted to its original name in 2016. Two-thirds devoted to restaurant space. Comfortable modern furniture. Very large garden area to side and rear. In 2014 became an accredited member of the CAMRA LocAle scheme, beers may be sourced from various London breweries such as Sambrook's, Hammerton and Hackney. Sunday quiz. In 2015 taken back by Young's into direct ownership/operation. It has has been a public house since the early 1700's and boasts a rich and varied history. In 1846 The Canonbury Tavern was demolished and rebuilt on the same land. In the early 20th century the top floor was removed following a fire and never replaced. This is why the staircase leads to nowhere. George Orwell, who lived in Canonbury Square, wrote part of 1984 whilst sitting under the tree in the garden in the 1940's. In Feb 2018 initiated a 20% discount for CAMRA members.

Historic Interest

Grade II listed:- C.1846. Grey brick and stucco, roof not visible. Two storeys. The principal facade to Canonbury Place is of three bays, the ground floor having a single-storey projection running the full width of the facade and flanked by entrance wings with entablatures; the projection, possibly an addition, is faced with stucco and has flat-arched windows flanked by paired pilasters, fascia, cornice and parapet. First-floor windows are flat-arched with stucco architraves and cornices on consoles above. Simple moulded cornice of stucco; parapet. Single-storey wing to the east. Cast-iron railings to garden with fleur-de-lys and pineapple finials.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Young's Bitter
  • Young's Special

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Five Points --varies--
  • Southwark --varies--
  • Twickenham --varies--

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    20% off all real ales on presenting card at the bar.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Various (e.g. Five Points, Hackney, Hammerton, Sambrook's, Southwark, Twickenham)

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Closes at 21.30

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 21.00

  • Events Events

    Pub quiz Sunday nights.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    >60 people.

  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

    Closed from 4-6pm Mon-Sat and 5-7pm Sundays.

  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Canonbury Tavern

21 Canonbury Place,
Canonbury
London
N1 2NS

Sat Nav Reference

51.544715, -0.097501

Transport

  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Station (500m)

Essex Road

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (550m)

Canonbury

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