The Grand Union

 
 
ADDRESS
111 Kennington Road, Southwark, London SE11 6SF
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Sun to Thu 11.30am-1am, Fri & Sat 11.30am-3.30am
 

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The Grand UnionThere are several pubs dotted around town all called The Grand Union - and all of them owned by the same group, Canyon Entertainment Ltd. - set up by Adam Marshall and Adam Saword. Their six London sites are: Camden, Brixton, Twickenham, Islington, Kentish Town and Kennington. Each serves up a reliable formula of burgers and salads, beers and cocktails, in a comfy sofa-surrounded setting. The original Grand Union at 102-104 Camden Road backs onto the Grand Union Canal - hence the name, adopted by the other bars. The real highlight at this Kennington branch is a fabulous south-facing decked roof terrace taking up the entire flat roof of the pub and big enough to hold a hundred.

 

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Opening and closing times for The Grand Union

Today (Saturday) The Grand Union closes at 2.00

Monday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Tuesday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Wednesday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

Thursday:

12.00
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1.00
 
 

Friday:

12.00
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2.00
 
 

Saturday:

12.00
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2.00
 
 

Sunday:

12.00
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Midnight
 
 

LondonTown.com - The Grand Union Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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