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Prince of Wales

138 Upper Richmond Road | Putney, London SW15 2SP, England
+44 0208 788 1552
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Ranked #5,972 of 17,014 restaurants in London
Price range: $51 - $68
Mon - Tue 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wed - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Transit: The Prince of Wales is located on the Upper Richmond Road in Putney, we are equal distance (200m) from both East Putney (district line) tube station and Putney main line overground station. We also have a strong relationship with an excellent/competitive local Taxi company to help take you home late if you wish.
Description: The Prince of Wales ��� located in the Upper Richmond Road in Putney ��� is a brilliantly chic and contemporary British boozer. The restored nineteenth century facade belies the gastropub's stylish and cosy interior, and the light-filled dining room is always busy with a creative young crowd. The Prince of Wales menu boasts rustic traditional English dishes such as the crispy pig, dandelion and apple salad; lamb fritters with caper relish; hare and potato pie for two; and beer battered haddock with pea pur��e, tartare sauce and chips. Perfect for long, lazy Sunday lunches and nights out with friends, the restaurant at The Prince of Wales is a welcome addition to the Putney pub scene.
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61% Recommend
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English first
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is known as a great place to dine, and we will be back, disappointing was my wife's and friends steak was cold. It had been cooked without enough time out of the fridge. We were the first diners and so can understand how it happened. I'd normally say something but due to the situation didn't seam appropriate. Chips were... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Food was good value (for London) but fairly basic pub fair. The beer was reasonably priced and there was a good choice of ales. Fair mix of tourists/locals.

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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Although we've lived in Putney for over 2 years, this is our first time to the Prince of Wales - but won't be our last. Nice spacious dining room, very clean, well decorated and an open kitchen for chef-spotting! I had quail to start with - nicely cooked and really prettily presented. My companion has crab - again, well cooked... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Been here a few times. Mainly for weekday lunch. Always has a good pub menu and service has been friendly and prompt. Has a spot outside if you are keen for outside dining.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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141 reviews 141 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Was ok, would rate it above any other pub, baring in mind there is a nandos a roxies just up the road, I would expect both better food, and better staff, as competition up that road is rife

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Interesting food - cheese very greasy with chicken & bacon. Good chips and nice coffee. Service friendly. Lipstick on coffee cup questioned but it wasn't mine, waitress quickly changed it. Would go back - decent food, not expensive, but same didn't apply to beverages& beer which were expensive

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London, United Kingdom
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113 reviews 113 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

So many things were great about this place except the most important part, the food. Lovely decor; nice vibey pub area with lots of people having drinks after work (although restaurant is much quieter in the back); good location between putney rail and east putney tube station; service was friendly, efficient and attentive. The menu was interesting with a lot... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Excellent roast beef for two. Vegetarian member of group had limited choice but settled on the asparagus risotto - really delicious. Good atmosphere and attentive service. Not cheap for a 'pub lunch' but good value for quality of the food. Well kept beer.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Nice looking pub and attractive venue. Unfortunately the service makes you understand that they would rather appreciate if you rush your meal. The quality of the wine is average and so is the food, slightly overpriced overall. The desserts let us down. Attractive names but unpleasant tastes. The pear and dark chocolate frangipane tart was warm, dry and tasteless.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Very friendly and relaxed service with food that is so much more than just good pub-grub. An inventive menu with good variety. All four of us had excellent meals. Thoroughly recommended.

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