RestaurantsSurreyClaygateKT10

Breaking news

Spring 2019: José Pizarro, star Spanish chef, has taken over from Claude Bosi. The venue also boasts six bedrooms and a 14-seater private dining room.

survey result

Summary

£52
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Esher needed a really good restaurant and this is it!” – star Spanish chef José Pizarro took over this “very smart pub” near Esher Common in March 2019, purchasing it from Bibendum’s Claude Bosi, and replaced its menu of pub classics with “wonderful, new Spanish tapas fare”, plus some Hispanified British dishes. For parties of 8 or more, you can order a ‘feast’ of suckling pig or turbot.

Summary

£52
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Esher needed a really good restaurant and this is it!” – star Spanish chef José Pizarro took over this “very smart pub” near Esher Common in March 2019, purchasing it from Bibendum’s Claude Bosi, and replaced its menu of pub classics with “wonderful, new Spanish tapas fare”, plus some Hispanified British dishes. For parties of 8 or more, you can order a ‘feast’ of suckling pig or turbot.

Summary

£51
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Owned by Claude Bosi, this old inn (with rooms) near Esher Common serves a menu bearing little resemblance to Bosi’s creations at Bibendum, but its selection of ‘classic pub and comfort food favourites’ is “always first rate”; “smart” interior too.

Summary

£58
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Overlooking the village green”, this year-old pub-with-rooms close to Esher Common wins attention thanks largely to its ownership by star chef Claude Bosi and brother Cedric. Reviews are a little up-and-down but even the least enthusiastic stresses that “the ingredients and cooking are good”.

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Restaurant details

14
55
2 Hare Lane, Claygate, KT10 9BS
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
SaturdayCLOSED
Sunday12 pm‑8:30 pm

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