Oakwood Tavern, N14 4XA

Free house near Oakwood Station, all the way up there at the top of the Piccadilly Line. It's a fairly basic kind of pub (a one-room shop conversion on the end of a terrace next to a bookies), but our pre-Tube-Walk research suggested it was the best in the area. It's certainly not awful, but not worth much of a journey.

Kake, Ewan, and other Tube Walkers visited on a Sunday afternoon in January 2008 after a wander around Trent Park. The only real ale available was Courage Best, dispensed from a single lonely handpump at the end of the bar. A couple of flatscreens were showing sport; this was replaced by music once the sporting event was over. Two pints of Courage Best and one of Strongbow came to £7.70.

A sign on the side of the pub advertised Thai food; don't know what times it's served.

It has a few sofas, and I think some kind of beer garden out the back. There are murals of film stars on the walls; see dansette's photos.

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Last visited by Kake, Ewan, doop, and other Tube Walkers, 13 January 2008.

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OS X co-ord: 529536 OS Y co-ord: 196115 (Latitude: 51.648422 Longitude: -0.127486)
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