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About Us

Welcome to The Rugby Tavern where you will discover a wonderful traditional London pub with a lovely outside space under the trees of Great James Street. On the first floor find our restaurant  in a beautiful art deco styled environment – it is the perfect space for private hire. Open 7 days a week.

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Drinks

The Rugby has a wide range of spirits, wines, draft ales, lagers, beers and cocktails including locally crafted gems and your big brand favourites. This summer maybe socialise over a bottle of our fabulous roses or crisp Sparkling wines. Our knowledgeable team would be happy to help you make your selection.

What's On at the Weekend


Whether you’re looking for a memorable dining experience or simple drink with friends, or a venue for a special celebration, The Rugby Tavern is the place to be. Our weekends are filled with warm and inviting atmospheres, the best service and the offer of outstanding dishes. Enjoy the best Sunday roast that London has to offer!

Testimonies

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FAQs

Yes, we are open 7 days a week.

Yes, dogs are welcome in our bar area and terrace.

Yes, you can use our gift cards at both of our Central London locations. The Rugby Tavern & The Last Judgment.

Under 18s are welcome between 12:00-21:00 and must be accompanied by an adult.

Yes, we recommend making a reservation for our restaurant. We may have some walk-ins available on the day.

Unfortunately we do not have any parking available but there are many public transport links nearby.

Please let a member of staff know your requirements before ordering and we will always alter our dishes where possible for dietary needs.

We have many vegetarian/vegan options available, please advise your waiter if you have any other dietary requirements.

Gift Cards

Give the gift of great taste and unforgettable experiences with The Rugby Tavern Gift Cards. Your loved ones can indulge in the lively ambiance of our pub and savour the exceptional flavours of our handcrafted cocktails, craft beers, and delicious dishes. Whether it’s a date night for two or a fun-filled evening, our gift cards are a great choice as a reward or simple present for a special person in your life.

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Opening Hours

Bar

Mon – Sat11:30-23:00

Sun11:30-22:30

Kitchen

Tue - Fri 12:00-15:00 / 17:00-21:30

Saturday: 12:00-21:30

Sunday 12:00-19:00

Drinks

The bar offers expertly crafted cocktails, a wide range of spirits and a range of carefully selected draft beers, including local craft and big brand favourites. Our wine cellar features fine wines, Champagnes, and sparkling wine from the old world and great examples of exceptional New World product.

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Menus

Savour either a delicious a la carte menu in our mezzanine restaurant area or tantalise your taste buds with our classic bar menu. At The Last Judgment, we believe in sourcing only the finest ingredients, with traceable provenance, and the highest quality standards. Our seasonal menus are regularly updated.

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Gift Cards

Surprise and delight that special someone in your life with the gift of The Last Judgement experience! Our gift cards are the perfect way to show your appreciation and can be used at both of our Berkeley Inns Central London establishments.

Whether it’s a romantic dinner for two or a fun-filled night out with friends, our gift cards provide endless possibilities for creating cherished memories.

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