Lock Tavern

35 Chalk Farm Road , London, NW1 8AJ

  • Lock Tavern
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SquareMeal Review of Lock Tavern

If you ever need to describe Camden to a puzzled visitor, The Lock Tavern would probably be a useful starting point. In any other neighbourhood, its interior would seem tired, battered and in need of a complete overhaul; however this is Camden, where ‘grungy' is a compliment (although designers might prefer to call it ‘delightfully distressed'). It's not everyone's bottle of Peroni, but the Lock scores heavily with its live music, DJ sets and beer-absorbing comfort food – think ‘pie and a pint' offers, roasts, burgers, battered haddock and chips, bangers and mash, mezze plates and BBQs in the sunshine. Head indoors if you're looking for decibels and vibes, or seek out the roof terrace if you want to chill with a view over the Stables market; either way, this venue is right on the money.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Chalk Farm Tube Station 433m

Camden Town Tube Station 531m


Address: 35 Chalk Farm Road , London NW1 8AJ

Area: Regent s Park Camden Town

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-12M (Fri-Sat -1am Sun -11pm)

Nearby Landmarks

Roundhouse 264m

London Film Makers' Co-Operative 316m


Telephone: 020 7482 7163


Cuisine: Bars

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