The Hercules Pillars

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Description

The Hercules Pillars is a charming traditional English pub that can be found minutes away from Holborn Station. This pub is perfect if you're in the mood for a classic English dish to pair with a real cask of ale. You can sit back and relax from the hustle and bustle of London and enjoy the old wooden furnishings and surround yourself in the smell of homemade food and draught beer. 

They serve traditional pub food seven days a week and have happy hours every night, so there's something to look forward to before your journey home. Catering to all tastes, they serve pub classics like Fish & Chips and pies plus a range of speciality sausages.

They also have a spacious function room which can hold up to 100 people which is ideal for a birthday party, anniversary or engagement and with it being in a prime location it seems perfect for any occasion. So if you're looking for a place to escape the madness of the city, or want to chill out after a long day at work, The Hercules Pillars is the ideal hideaway for you to enjoy a nice cold pint.

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Six Nations 2017

Six Nations 2017

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The Flying Horse will be Serving up the ultimate sports experience with live english commentary on all games. Stand...

Info

No Door Charge
No queues normally
Happily Affordable ££
Holborn
18 for alcohol, no limit for restaurant.
Pub
None

Hours

Day Open Close Notes
10:00 23:00
10:00 23:00
10:00 23:00
10:00 23:00
10:00 02:00
10:00 02:00
11:00 18:00

Location

The Hercules Pillars
18 Great Queen Street, London, WC2 5DG

Area:
Central London

Nearest station:
Holborn (Tube)
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Menus

Drink Prices Price
Pint of Lager £3.25
Glass of Wine (175ml measure Large ) £4.35
Bottle of House Wine £12.95
Bottle of Champagne £19.95

Menus

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A word from the chef:
The Hercules Pillars serves classic English dishes, has a barbecued selection and an outstanding range of speciality sausages.

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Had a meeting with my friends, the atmosphere and Service was excellent; also the food but too many chips! We were joined by four men, the Freemasons who were interesting to talk too, and they were intersted as to why we were there. A Great afternoon. visited The Hercules Pillars on 18 Feb 2017
20 Feb 2017 by
5

A nice meal and very enjoyable time as usual and a big thanks to Elizabeth for fitting in our extra two diners at short notice visited The Hercules Pillars on 13 Feb 2017
15 Feb 2017 by
5

10 out of 10.we will be back visited The Hercules Pillars on 11 Feb 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

10 out of 10 , lovely and we will be seeing you again soon!
13 Feb 2017 by
4

Great table to watch the rugby. Good burger. Friendly service if a bit disorganised at the bar. Jude visited The Hercules Pillars on 11 Feb 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Cheers for leaving feedback, glad you enjoyed the Rugby and the Burger. The team have taken your comments on boards about the bar and hope to get it right next timeQ
13 Feb 2017 by
4

The meal was a huge improvement on our previous experience last April. The service was also extremely fast and well presented.by two excellent members of staff. Our thanks for a very enjoyable meal visited The Hercules Pillars on 04 Feb 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Lovely feedback and we are so happy it exceeded your experience from last time. We hope to host you again soon!
07 Feb 2017 by
4

Super handy for getting to. Nice enough pub though odd smell in the ladies. Good gin menu and had an ok view of the screens for the rugby. visited The Hercules Pillars on 04 Feb 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. Good news is we are looking at getting some more screens in the future. I will speak to the venue about the Ladies to ensure this is a one off!
06 Feb 2017 by
3

Food excellent Service excellent Compliments to all concerned visited The Hercules Pillars on 28 Jan 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Thankyou very much for leaving your compliments, it is much appreciated but all the Team
30 Jan 2017 by
5

Good service, good food (reasonably priced) look forward to using your venue again visited The Hercules Pillars on 25 Jan 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Thankyou for the lovely review, we would love to host your evening again some time.
27 Jan 2017 by
4

5 star. All went well - keep up the good work. Your chef produced a good meal. I have not seen the latest menu or cost involved neither had our treasurer - no panic - we had funds to cover the event. Send revised costings please. .Ta Ted. visited The Hercules Pillars on 23 Jan 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Thanks for taking time to leave this review, much appreciated and excellent feedback about your meal. I trust the revised menu/cost has been sorted out, if not please feel free to email me directly at michele.kaye@bedsandbars.com.
25 Jan 2017 by
5

The Lodge of Happiness received very good service and good food. We was looked after very well by Liz and we are very happy to having our lodge festive boards at the pillers visited The Hercules Pillars on 20 Jan 2017
22 Jan 2017 by
5

Excellent. Everyone enjoyed the meal thank you. See you in April. John Adam. visited The Hercules Pillars on 13 Jan 2017

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Thankyou John, we look forward to having you in April. Many Thanks
15 Jan 2017 by
5

Good private room for event, good buffet, friendly staff, let us put our own music on. visited The Hercules Pillars on 16 Dec 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

We aim to please and very happy you and your friends had a great time> We hope to see you again soon. Have an awesome Christmas and New Year!
19 Dec 2016 by
4

Excellent evening with good service from the helpful Christine and others plus great food from the kitchen. visited The Hercules Pillars on 15 Dec 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

She is a great gal hey! Thanks for the feedback, it's really appreciated and excellent to hear you were well looked after!
17 Dec 2016 by
5

Thanks so much for letting us host such an amazing party!!! The staff were super accommodating and helpful, letting us set up the room as we wanted for a very interactive quiz, and keeping us well topped up with lovely drinks and snacks as required. We'll definitely be back. Many thanks! visited The Hercules Pillars on 09 Dec 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Excellent news! We have a great Team at The Hercules Pillars and very happy you and your friends were looked after so well. We do hope to see you again soon.
13 Dec 2016 by
5

Very good, After several bad experiences on previous vists, the Pillars have now got their act together and are giving a great meal with great service visited The Hercules Pillars on 26 Nov 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Thanks for the review. Sorry your visits haven't been great in the past but we are happy that we got our act together and we would love to have you again soon!
04 Dec 2016 by
5

Great venue for a meet up and wonderful friendly service visited The Hercules Pillars on 26 Nov 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Lovely to hear! Thanks for the review, we hope to see you again soon. Many Thanks
30 Nov 2016 by
5

Very nice visit for the Lodge of Happiness- our new waitress "Jess" wais really nice and looked after us- thank you for being so nice- especially Christina visited The Hercules Pillars on 18 Nov 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Very happy you enjoyed your event and that the waitresses looked after you well. We will be sure to pass on the feedback. Kind Regards, The Hercules Pillars Team
20 Nov 2016 by
5

Ours was an Ex-Services Association meting. The facilities and food were excellent and the service and attention by staff were both pleasant and eficient. visited The Hercules Pillars on 11 Nov 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

That is lovely feedback and much appreciated by everyone. We do hope you will visit again. Many Thanks, the Team at The Hercules Pillars
14 Nov 2016 by
5

Meal was great, cost reasonable, service impecable and co-operation faultless what more could one ask? Thanks for a great night. visited The Hercules Pillars on 11 Nov 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

You are most welcome!! What a glowing review, come back soon for more of the same, cheers Team Belushis!
13 Nov 2016 by
5

Fantastic staff (Christina), fantastic food and very good ambience- have booked the lodge to dine permanently Thank you for a great time Gary visited The Hercules Pillars on 21 Oct 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Christina is fantastic, isn't she! Very happy to hear you will be dining with us regularly, you wont be disappointed.
23 Oct 2016 by
5

We've been coming to the H-P twice a year for 20 years for our reunion. The boys love it, even when sometimes things have not gone to plan, but this time the staff were special and the buffet excellent. visited The Hercules Pillars on 20 Oct 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Love it when we get it right! Thank-you for your continued custom, it's lovely to have people back time and time again. See you again next year? We hope so!
22 Oct 2016 by
5

A group of 10 of us went to the Hercules Pillars last Saturday to have a pre-ball meet up and beer. The staff were lovely, super helpful with organising a booking and we enjoyed our visit, would definitely return! vianney visited The Hercules Pillars on 08 Oct 2016

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

That's what we love to hear. Glad everyone looked after you well and you enjoyed your time with us! We will hold you to your promise and see you again soon
10 Oct 2016 by
5

We had an private dinner there. Liz who served us was engaging, and attentive. Food was great to, together with value for money. I would happy go back there any time soon.

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Your lovely review appears to have slipped past our monitoring gurus but we are here now! Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about the Team and your experience. We look forward to welcoming you and your friends again. Many Thanks, The Team at The Hercules Pillars
01 May 2016 by
5

Booked a table for the 6 Nations, was smooth communication and Michael was accommodating when I added more guests to the table. Nice atmosphere, good crowd (didn't eat) but glad i had a booking as it was busy!

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Are you getting ready for the next 6 nations? reply fail on the time it has taken to respond to your awesome review. See you soon!
09 Feb 2016 by
5

Went here the other day and I loved the classic pub vibe. The food was really good and it was a nice place to chill out in and catch up friends.

Reply from The Hercules Pillars

Wow - massive technological error here with the latest reply in the history of replies! It is a true classic pub vibe and is even better these days so we hope you have joined us again. Many Thanks, the crew at Hercules Pillars
08 May 2014 by
4
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