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The Devonshire Arms

#397 of 1,346 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Pre gig drink

Great grunge metal bar. As you would expect from a metal bar. No toilet seats or toilet roll or... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Elliesweettooth85
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Reading, United Kingdom
via mobile
Remains Authentic

If you want the Camden experience in its pursst form then look no further than the Devonshire... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
JoeGroke
via mobile
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23 Feb 2018
“Pre gig drink”
25 Jan 2018
“Remains Authentic ”
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I was out at the dev on my birthday and had the worse treatment ever. I've lived in 4 diferente countries and I never ever saw any staff treating customers so rudely in my entire life. First I called the girl to say nobody was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suzana D
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

To be honest I don’t think any metal bar can top the Dev in London! It’s very nice and cozy place, amazing staff and extremely friendly! Got few rounds of shots for free- and you think there’s no more nice people in the world! Definitely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Was taken here by a friend before a gig last year and loved it immediately. Great metal bar with a decent selection of beers. Have been another two times since and bought new people both times all of which have enjoyed the place. Without a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wormvortex
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Rude staff and not very helpful. It seems that it bothers them that you are going there to consume something.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Patgr87
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A glorious place indeed, always great bands/music playing and familiar faces scouting about! Up the irons \m/

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MAllcott
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Great grunge metal bar. As you would expect from a metal bar. No toilet seats or toilet roll or working hand dryers in the ladies which makes me think maybe just men work there. But great pub!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Elliesweettooth85
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

If you want the Camden experience in its pursst form then look no further than the Devonshire. While a lot of American style heavy metal bars in London run the risk of feeling a little kitschy/gimmicky, the Dev is and always has been truly authentic....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JoeGroke
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Wanted to go here after spotting it on TripAdvisor. Really enjoyed it! Interesting people, decent range of drinks and great music - if you like heavy metal of course. Great interior of posters and pictures, bands etc. Would have loved to be there at the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank flashman232
Reviewed 4 September 2017

An 'old fashioned' boozer - no food etc. Good selection of beers, spirits and tunes! Dark interior with some interesting posters on the walls and ceiling and plenty of tables and seats :) Just one minus point - no loo paper in the ladies :(

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I went to the Dev last night 8-8-17 to get a drink and ordered a strongbow dark fruit from the bartender. He didn't respond, just turned around and went to get my drink. He came back with 2 drinks a regular strongbow and the dark...More

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