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The Rookery, Clapham Common

Open today: 5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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I don't like posting a bad review and especially at a place where I have previously had such... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Tasmin s
London, United Kingdom
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I was disappointed with this place. It looks cool from the outside and the regularly changing menu... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
Aug 28, 2017
Mar 27, 2018
“Rude manager, disappointing food and over-priced drinks”
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69 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 9DA, England
+44 20 8673 9162
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

I've been to The Rookery several times, as it's a convenient place to meet friends. However, I've been disappointed on most occasions. The worst thing is the manager, who is extremely rude, never has a smile on his face and doesn't seem to know anything...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 4, 2 couples who visited for a Sunday roast. We had an amended booking to be seated at 5pm. Food took an hour to be served 3/3 beef roasts were cold with a very small portion of beef on each...More

Thank Troy W
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was really quiet when we visited at lunchtime. Had to chase for our main courses as we’d been there over an hour , 6 plates arrived and we had to send 3 back , undercooked chicken and undercooked burger. They replaced them and...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Really horrible Sunday dining experience. We came to try out The Rookery as we are new to the area and wanted a nice Sunday roast. We ordered beef and unfortunately had to send it back twice as the first time it was cold, there was...More

Thank Annie L
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

I don't like posting a bad review and especially at a place where I have previously had such amazing meals. The main vegetarian meal I had was such a disappointment and it has definitely made me rethink visiting again. My husband and his friend had...More

Thank Tasmin s
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Good sunny spot for an evening soire and the sun ☀️ is the best in the front of the restaurant. Excellent music for chilling with your family and mates. Nice passionfruit cider. Nice food. Solved anorexia. Dogs are too skinny

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

I was disappointed with this place. It looks cool from the outside and the regularly changing menu was appealing but it was a bit of a miss. Service was not very friendly (even though they weren't busy) and several of the dishes were quite bland...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2017

Have visited the Rookery twice over the past two Sundays and both visits were great, the first was to celebrate my birthday so it was a big group but the staff were helpful and friendly. The second time was this past Sunday and again the...More

Thank misstlabrams
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Came here for Sunday lunch with friends. Friendly slightly haphazard service, good food, nice atmosphere. Would come again.

Thank Tidds1
Reviewed January 22, 2017

We had a very good late Saturday lunch here. It's a nice atmosphere with busy and attentive staff. Between 5 of us we had a range of burgers, vegetarian and puds and they were all really good and beautifully presented. We would go back.

Thank RegHollis
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