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The Alfred Herring

#11,197 of 18,244 Restaurants in London}
$, British,
316-322 Green Lanes | Palmers Green, London N13 5TT, England
+44 20 3232 1083
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub
316-322 Green Lanes | Palmers Green, London N13 5TT, England
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

I have used this pub on and off for quite a while. The staff are friendly and efficient. I had an aberdeen angus steak there recently and it really was delicious. On the downside, lately it seems to get quite noisey from certain groups of...More

Thank Michal G
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Visited this pub to meet a friend for a chat and lunch today. The service that was provided was great and the food as good too. Recommend!!!

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This pub that I have been coming to for seven years , Today has a sewage problem with their drains blocked and the whole place stinks.I have just spoken to the Manger Francis and informed him that his whole operation needs to be shut down,...More

Thank Tonyjazz66
Reviewed 26 June 2017

It's a nice looking pub and they've got really good selection of beers and other drinks. their food is below average but I like the new improved low calorie sharer. Service can be really appalling unless if it's not busy. Sitting arrangements are quite good...More

Thank Fullmoon1999
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I been using this place for breakfast everyweek and the centain food is pre cooked and left under lamps, the bacon is made way before you order as is the toast,then it left underlamps. The toast is cold because most of the time its no...More

Thank djgreek
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hello, I am very sorry to hear about your disappointment with our breakfast. I will use your observations to improve how we do things going forward. Many thanks for your review.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Good choice of menu lots of special offers. Nice seating area good atmosphere definitely worth a visit.

Thank Ebayqueen2015
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hi, I am happy that you enjoyed your lunch in our pub. We hope you will visit us again soon. Thank you for your positive feedback.

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Good pub for a Wetherspoons, food was cheap, quick and what you would expect. Very child friendly and the kids loved it. Will be back.

Thank Flowers776
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hello, I am glad that you and your family had a good time in our pub. I am particularly proud that the kids loved it. Creating family friendly atmosphere is very important to us. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on Saturday evening with 2 girl friends and really nice! Was quite busy so hard to find a seat but good in end! Staff who served us was very pleasant and enjoyed a few hours in here 😀

Thank Toyah1
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Dear Toyah, I am very pleased that you and your friends had a good experience in our pub. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Bad experience, I am a regular customer. Had a few bad experiences here before, but got resolved.But this time was the worst, so I think I will only come back here for drinks from now on.

Thank Laurence W
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hi Laurence, I am very sorry that we failed to meet your expectation. I will use your feedback to improve our service going forward. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Steak Club day being a Tuesday.!4oz Aberdeen Angus rump steak which was actually two 8oz steaks,mushrooms,big heap of peas,grilled tomatoes and lashings of salad (at my choice).Steak was tender and perfectly cooked,hot plate and,at long last, Colmans English mustard on hand.Great steaks need great mustard....More

Thank mncrbest
Ewa_Manager, Manager at The Alfred Herring, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hello, Thank you for your positive comments. Glad to learn that you find our Tuesday offer attractive. We take great pride in preparing our Steaks and this shows in the popularity of our Staek club every Tuesday. Hope you can visit us and sample our...More

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Questions & Answers
18 June 2016|
Response from Ewa_Manager | Property representative |
Hello, I am sorry we no longer serve the Sunday Roast. We have a new offer including All Day Brunch with a drink. Also our extensive every day menu is available and includes many British dishes. You do not need to book, but... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316-322 Green Lanes | Palmers Green, London N13 5TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3232 1083
We are a JD Wetherspoons pub specializing in fine dining, good quality drinks and friendly staff. Our menu is forever changing, having both day-specific meals as well as an extensive range on our main menu, our staff will always be able to recommend something for you either from our food or drinks menu.
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