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RestaurantsLondonHampsteadNW3

survey result

Summary

£58
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Ultra reliable” cooking “a notch above usual gastropub fare” and “very friendly staff” have long made this handsome, dog-friendly Grade II listed tavern a Hampstead favourite. “The food is far from groundbreaking – but that is part of the classic appeal”“been going for years and never had a bad meal”. It’s run by Beth Coventry, sister of veteran restaurant critic Fay Maschler (as you’ll know if you read her pieces, as she’s always giving it a plug!).

Summary

£56
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“The ideal gastropub for after a walk on the Heath” – Hampstead’s most popular pub (owned by Beth Coventry, Fay Maschler’s sister) is one of the area’s most consistent attractions, offering “a range of classic dishes alongside a well-thought-out wine list”, plus “efficient and friendly service” and “a great buzz”. Top Tip: “go, if possible, for the bright and airy room upstairs – it’s more relaxed and spacious, and a perfect place to eat”.

Summary

£55
   ££
2
Average
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Lovely after a walk on the Heath” – Hampstead’s most popular pub (owned by Fay Maschler’s sister, Beth Coventry) has a prime location and is “a wonderful local, full of character and charm”. You can eat either in the “very civilised” upstairs room or the downstairs bar – “the food is pricey, but in fairness I always end up enjoying it”.

Summary

£51
   ££
2
Average
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“The dog comes too”, with many regulars at Hampstead’s most popular pub, about 100m from the Heath: a top choice for a Sunday roast, either in the bar, or the “light and airy upstairs room”. The food – “classics and also some grills, such as steak” – is “variable, but usually pretty dependable”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions
Yes
12, 22, 16
60

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.00 £19.75 £4.50 £7.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
30 Well Walk, London, NW3 1BX
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑4 pm, 7 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑4 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm

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