Harden's survey result
“An excellent setting” is the particular plus of this smart Arts & Crafts pub, near Richmond Park, but its appeal goes well beyond its leaded windows, log fires and flagstone floors. Kenneth Culhane’s “innovative” cuisine is “very accomplished” and “often excels”, to the point that some cognoscenti consider it deserves much wider culinary recognition.
“The food is delicious, inventive and carefully sourced” at this upscale Arts & Crafts pub near Richmond Park, where “dining is so romantic with the fairy lights glittering through the leaded windows, log fire and flagstone floors”. Irish chef Kenneth Culhane’s cooking is “Asian-influenced and nuanced – it’s not flashy, but there’s a lot of thought in it”.
A “trusted favourite” to its sizeable fanclub – this “smart and spacious” Arts & Crafts pub between Richmond Park and the Thames serves Kenneth Culhane’s “imaginative food in a beautiful setting” and “manager Barney and his team are always very attentive”. It provoked a couple of ‘off’ reports this year however, accusing it of being “prissy, expensive and not that exciting”.
“A great surprise” – Kenneth Culhane cooks “wonderful food” at this Arts & Crafts pub between Richmond Park and the Thames. If there’s a gripe it is that it “could feel more lively” (especially at lunch).
|Wine per bottle||£26.50|
135 Petersham Road, Richmond, TW10 7AA
|Wednesday||12 pm‑2:45 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm|
|Thursday||12 pm‑2:45 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm|
|Friday||12 pm‑2:45 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm|
|Saturday||12 pm‑3:15 pm, 6 pm‑12 am|
|Sunday||12 pm‑3:30 pm|