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The Skylark

34_36 South End, Croydon CR01DP, England
+44 20 8649 9909
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pub, Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
34_36 South End, Croydon CR01DP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another try at getting a breakfast here.. Unfortunately the service is painfully slow.. We've been here 25 mins waiting for a traditional breakfast . The staff are all sitting around chatting but no one seems to be cooking...More

Thank Marcdb
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Marcdb, We can only apologise again for this visit. This is a shame as we can say wholeheartedly, that every member of our staff does the very best they can. Unfortunately on this occasion, apparently it was not good enough. We hope this has...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off after a hectic morning with the wife. We had a large breakfast, with coffee. Absolutely spot on, well presented clean and fresh. It looked a good breakfast and it was, the coffee was very good as well. Definitely value for money.

Thank ANTHONY D
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ANTHONY D, Its great to hear such great feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon! The Skylark Team

Reviewed 13 August 2017

The pub is just on the outskirts of Croydon Town Centre . It is a really large busy pub with an upstairs & in the summer possibly its biggest asset - a large outside garden area - which is hidden from the main street Always...More

Thank lamptechonthenet
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Dear lamptechonthenet, It's great to hear positive feedback, and we are always looking to improve and reach 5 stars! If you have any suggestions that would have helped us get that last star! The Skylark

Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have been visiting the skylark for many years and forget that this is a Weatherspoons this is a great place to meet friends before heading off to the other local eating establishments and or nightclubs,...but dont forget that this place also does good food...More

Thank wightlion
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Dear wightlion, It's great to hear such positive feedback in regards to the pub. We always strive to make sure we are as accommodating as possible, for all customers. To see that our work is paying off, is great news. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

the pub was bursting but the service was first class had to wait but was informed it would be 25 mins and it arrived in 20 so well done by the very pleasant and helpful staff food was worth the little wait I was also...More

Thank wessexman144
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear wessexman144, What a great review! Firstly, we apologise for the long wait on food. We always aim to have food out much quicker than you were told. However on busy occasions, sometimes this cannot be help! We appreciate that you were able to see...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Went to the Skylark for a breakfast, found good value for money price. compare to other cafes and coffee shops. Received great service and really good quality food.More

Thank Reka S
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear Reka S, We always strive to make sure we are the most competitive in our area, and to hear we are doing so is great news. We hope to see you again soon in the very near future! From all of us at The...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Firstly, the staff here are great (particularly the bearded man who is rather tasty). We ordered a pulled chicken burger and chips but what we received was a chicken breast which had been cut up into pieces and sauce poured over. One of the buns...More

Thank CuriousCatticus
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear CuriousCatticus, We apologise for the food that you experienced on the day of your visit. The pulled chicken bun should consist of pulled chicken rather than chicken cut up. This will be communicated back to our kitchen to insure this does not happen again....More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Well, we eat here most Fridays: it is what it is, a cheap meal at a Wetherspoons. That is not to "knock it" as actually the food is generally good, served promptly, and exceptional value for money! Will be glad when salmon makes a welcome...More

Thank Polly B
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear Polly B, We love that on the whole, you enjoy The Skylark. It is a shame that several dishes of ours have resulted in a loss of 2 stars. Due to being part of a chain, we have no control over the dishes we...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Booked a table for 18 people over the telephone with a very helpful manager for a Sunday lunch party for our daughters 30th birthday, we arrived around 15 minutes early and Lund that around 5 tables had been reserved for us on the ground floor...More

Thank The_Madhouse
TheSkyLarkManagement, Manager at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Dear The_Madhouse, It is wonderful to hear such great feedback. The Skylark team always aim to be exceptional, and to hear that you had such a positive time is great! We look forward to seeing you again soon, and please don't hesitate to suggest The...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I have been a regular at the skylark for many years. I have always enjoyed the wide range of drinks and cocktails availbe. Recently I had a vegetarian friend join us who rated the food as one of the best vegetarian pubs in Croydon. The...More

Thank Ashley K
TheSkyLarkManagement, The Skylark Management Team at The Skylark, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dear Ashley K, What a wonderful review this is! We are ecstatic that we have managed to delivery exactly what we always aim for, top class customer service. Everyone at the Skylark try their absolute hardest, and to see that it is paying off is...More

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Peter C
3 August 2017|
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Response from TheSkyLarkManagement | Property representative |
Hi Peter C, We have no bookings for that day, so it should be no problem. If you wanted to come in to pay a deposit for the area, and discuss this further with a duty manager, that would be great! Looking forward to seeing... More
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elvisfan571
17 November 2016|
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Response from crushertim | Reviewed this property |
There was a section being used for a childrens birthday party when I was there so I would guess so.
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Diddillibah
6 November 2016|
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Response from TheSkyLarkManagement | Property representative |
We are open as per usual, looking forward to seeing you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Buffet, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34_36 South End, Croydon CR01DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8649 9909
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