The King's Arms


Nestled just a few minutes away from the iconic London Bridge and Tower Bridge, The King's Arms stands proudly as a hidden gem cherished by locals. Steeped in tradition and oozing with charm, this family-run pub is not just a place; it's an experience. Here, they embrace the essence of good food, good beer, and good friends, fostering an inclusive space where everyone is welcome.

Step into The King's Arms, and you'll find a space that defies minimalism. Every nook and cranny is a treasure waiting to be discovered. Whether you're seeking the comfort of a cosy corner or the perfect spot for your favourite seat, they've got it all. They're dog-welcoming. It's a place where families, friends, and even furry companions find their home.

Artistic Date Nights and Candlelit Tables: Join them every Watercolour Wednesday for a free art session with Bob Ross on the TV. Leave your masterpieces with then, and they'll frame and sell them for charity. Whether you're seeking a great spot for dates or just a relaxing evening out, their candlelit tables create an ambience that's always enchanting. It's the best living room ever; go and hang out.

Community-Driven: The King's Arms is more than just a pub; it's a community hub. Welcoming an eclectic mix of new and old locals, they open their doors to tourists exploring the area or passing by on the cycle path. Yes, they're cyclist-friendly too – a perfect pitstop for those on two wheels.

Local Artisan Makers Shop: Explore "The Snug Shop," their pub shop, where they showcase the work of local artisan makers and designers. Discover unique pieces, including artists' prints and vintage and retro homeware.

Irresistible Weekly Offers and Famous Sunday Roasts: Indulge your taste buds with their renowned Ribs Tuesday, offering a full rack of baby back ribs smothered in their famous BBQ sauce at a cost that's easy on the wallet. Don't miss out on Wings Wednesday, where their chicken wings come at a price that's hard to resist. And savour the flavours of Tapas Friday, with a selection of 3 or 5 small plates at a reduced price, all made with locally sourced fresh produce. But the real star? Their famous Sunday Roasts – they believe they're the best in town, a feast fit for royalty.

Cocktail Bliss: Join them for Cocktail Happy Hour, Tuesday to Friday from 4 pm to 6 pm, where their hand-built fresh cocktails are available at half price. It's the perfect way to unwind and raise a glass to the good times.

Generous Seating, Inside and Out: Enjoy the luxury of generous outdoor seating, ideal for those sun-soaked afternoons. Multiple indoor areas cater to all occasions, be it a laid-back pint or a lively birthday celebration.

At The King's Arms, they don't just serve drinks and meals; they create memories. Join them for an experience that's as unique as it is traditional – a home away from home where everyone is welcome. Cheers to good times and good company.


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Casual


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 23:00
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 23:00
Saturday 12:00 23:00
Sunday 12:00 23:00



The King's Arms, 251, Tooley Street, SE1 2JX



Nearest Station

Bermondsey (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Pub Food, British, Roast Dinner, Burgers and Small Plates food.

  • A word from the chef:

    In our small kitchen, we take pride in crafting a seasonal menu that celebrates the best of local produce. Everything is homemade, fresh, and passionately created by our dedicated team. While we're renowned for our unforgettable Sunday Roasts and famous Rib and Wing Sauce, our menu extends to elevated small plate dishes.

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