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The Understudy

The Understudy on the South Bank

The Understudy

A relaxed and friendly craft beer pub at the National Theatre.

Situated right on London's vibrant South Bank, The Understudy has riverside seating and serves a range of draught beers, wines and cocktails.

Opening times:

Monday to Wednesday 12 noon – 12 midnight
Thursday to Saturday 12 noon – 1am
Sunday 12 noon – 10pm

The Understudy is closed on the following days:
Sun 6 Nov, Sat 24 Dec, Sun 25 Dec, Sun 1 Jan, Sun 29 Jan

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Have a look at our sample food menu and our snacks menu, including pick n' mix retro sweet collection, pretzels, and more. Food is available to order & collect at the bar, served in takeaway containers.

Food menu is available Mon - Sat 12 noon - 8.00pm Monday to Saturday. Snacks are served 12 noon - 5.00pm Monday to Saturday.

Reservations: to request a table reservation please send us an e-mail. We will reply within 48 hours.

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