Gastropubs: London's Best for Booking a Table. Gastropubs first came into existence in 1991 in London when The Eagle in Clerkenwell was opened by David Eyre and Mike Belben. Gastropubs are public house that serve high quality food of restaurant standard, above the traditional pub grub previously offered. The term Gastropubs represents the combination of pubs and gastronomy. Gastro pubs have now become numerous across London and offer exceptional quality. Below are some of the best Gastro Pubs in south London where you can book a table.
The Lost Angel
Battersea / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: None
Gastropub in Battersea - The Lost Angel is a bar, restaurant and boozer, a real neighborhood joint. One of those places where you can come during the week for a bite to eat with the other half, then at the weekend descend on with a group of friends for live music and DJ fun. It's a real chameleon, cocktail masterclasses, fine dinning, real ale along side award winning cocktails, comedy nights, film nights, and the good old pub quiz.
Clapham / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Gastro
Gastro pub in Clapham. Low-key chic gastro-pub The Stonhouse is a contemporary drinking establishment with a cool, industrial-style restaurant in a quiet spot off Clapham High Street. A gutsy menu specialises in steaks, including unusual meats like ostrich and springbok, rotisserie dishes and fresh fish, with daily specials such as shepherd's pie. Huge umbrellas in the heated beer garden ensure year-round outdoor dining.
The Coat and Badge
Putney / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Gastro
Gastropub in Putney. Summer: it smells of glamour, barbequed meat and the endless comfort of a beer garden. Summer punters need beer gardens. It's fact. They bloody love 'em. They cant get enough of 'em. One of the best venues in Putney, the Coat and Badge, caters for all tastes from discerning drinkers, lazy diners, affordable Bloody Mary Drinkers or yummy mummy with her buggy.
The East Hill
Wandsworth / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Gastro
Gastropub in Wandsworth. During lunch times you will find The East Hill buzzing with workers and locals popping out for their quick lunch time break, while most evenings the pub fills up with regulars and some of the boys form the local rugby teams. Weekends the pub is filled by locals, families, vivacious singletons and just about everyone in the area who's looking for a relaxing afternoon in this amazingly relaxed and stylish pub.
Vauxhall & Oval / Bar / Restaurant / Cuisine: Gastro
Gastropub in Oval. After a long day at the Oval, it's a short stroll to the pub and the perfect place to sip on a glass of wine while analysing England's performance. Whether you're a cricket lover or not, the locals at the Fentiman will surely agree that this is the only pub in the area with a homely feel, really superb food and friendly recognizable faces. Go through the doors at the back of the pub and gaze over the wild garden.