User name:

Password:

Login


Sign in with Facebook


Not already a member?
Join our community and - Rate & review pubs - Upload pictures - Add events JOIN for free NOW


Chat about:
Random news of the day with Farway on the Pub Forum

Picture of Arens Bar & Grill
Image posted by john mcgraw
Submitted on Monday, 3rd May 2010
With picture contributions to 18412 other pubs
View all this pub's pictures (9 more images)
Only members may add pictures, click to receive free membership

Arens Bar & Grill

Joel Street
Pinner
HA5 2PR
Correct details

Served areas

Tweets by Arens Bar & Grill
View the full twitter feed for Arens Bar & Grill

Reviews of Arens Bar & Grill (Average Rating: 4 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

E TA left this review about Arens Bar & Grill

Formerly The Woodman, this roadside pub is now primarily a restaurant, although not the 'bar and grill' style implied by the current name, and it's run by the Lido Group. There is a small, bordello-like reception area at the front where the public bar once was, while the former saloon at the rear has been extended and made into a glittery dining room whose predominant style is shiny and black, a bit like an explosion in a patent leather factory. It works at a Disneyesque fantasy level, but it's not somewhere I'd bring my granny for supper. The foreign staff were slightly scatty but nonetheless welcoming and helpful, though none of them understood the concept of CAMRA. The background music was too loud and a bit intrusive, though they did turn it down when asked. No real ale on draft, but when pushed they did eventually find bottles of Doombar and Pride left over from a party. The food took a long time to arrive, and when it did, it was over-fussily presented by an unnecessary clutter of skewers, dishes and strange metal hangers all over the place, when all I actually wanted was a plate. It tasted OK though. Fine for an evening meal if you have the time, but not worth including on a crawl.

On 30th January 2017 - rating: 4
[User has posted 1717 recommendations about 1702 pubs]

Pub Web Links

No known official website for this pub.

Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Rex Rattus
Pub location
Latest updates View all updates for Arens Bar & Grill, Pinner
30th Jan 2017, 08:18
Review submitted by E TA
 
1st Nov 2016, 21:17
Picture submitted by E TA approved

Pub Details

Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Accommodation : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Car Park : Yes last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Darts : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Dog Friendly : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Function Room : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Jukebox : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Karaoke : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Live Music : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Micropub : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Pinball : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Pool Table : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Quiz Night : No last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
  • Real Ale : No last updated 09 May 2014 by Dave McNally
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 01 November 2016 by E TA
Local pubs

Icon Key: Picture Recommendation Rating Closed