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The Duke Pub

2 Duke Street, Richmond-upon-Thames TW9 1HP, England
+44 20 8940 4067
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Duke Street, Richmond-upon-Thames TW9 1HP, England
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Rubber chicken, a soggy Yorkshire pud, one piece of cauliflower that I think was meant to be cauliflower cheese but by the time it reached my plate the cheese served only to create a near impenetrable layer. We really ought to have wondered why when...More

Thank Sass M
peter m, Owner at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Sass M I am so sorry to hear this. This is so far from our expectations and we will get this remedied immediately. Please do contact us so we can apologise in a more personal way. peterm@foodandfuel.co.uk

Reviewed February 4, 2018

My husband & I had Sunday lunch here a few weeks ago. We decided to go inside as it seemed busy with lots of others enjoying their meals. We were able to find a table easily which was good. The order was taken and the...More

Thank AngieNewZealand
TheDukePubRichmond, Manager at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Hi AngieNewZealand, Glad you and your husband enjoyed your roasts! We also do have traditional mint sauce as we use it for other recipes so next time you’re in if you have lamb just ask your server if you can have that instead and we’ll...More

Reviewed January 31, 2018

I went there after watching the excellent Swan Lake ballet in the nearby Richmond Theatre. I was worried the restaurant would be packed but it was actually ok, plenty of seats available in the dining area... The service at the beginning seemed slow, the waiter...More

Thank Jenika I
Reviewed January 22, 2018

popped in here for the first time recently before the theatre. great atmosphere, great staff and an amazing bar snacks menu which I could happily have eaten one of each but we went for the Worcestershire sauce glazes chipolatas and sesame seed humus with sourdough...More

Thank PGAproTakeley
TheDukePubRichmond, Manager at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are thrilled you enjoyed our bar snacks menu. We hope to see you back soon and you can sample some more of our dishes. Many thanks Louise

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here. Food was good. Drinks were good. Service a little slow. Great wine list and choice of gins. Why Don’t all pubs have this... Yorkshire puddings were great. We had a lovely time.

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TheDukePubRichmond, Manager at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are always adding to our Gin list so hopefully the next time you pop in we will have some more for you to try. Thanks Louise

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing! Service was slow and sloppy, the barmen don’t know what they are doing (sage in a G&T?!) and the food was disappointing - bone dry burger and pie filling in a bowl with a pastry disc dropped on top. And there is nothing...More

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peter m, Owner at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Hi Craig I'm sorry that your visit was disappointing! This is most unlike us and I can assure we are doing everything possible to ensure this does not happen again.If you could contact the site at via email (duke@foodandfuel.co.uk) we'd really appreciate it.

Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

A lovely little pub. The decoration could be nicer but it is ideally located in Richmond and the food is good. It's nice to have something fancier and healthier than just fish and chips in a pub! Would definitely recommend!

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TheDukePubRichmond, Manager at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon. Louise

Reviewed December 10, 2017

We went to the Duke - dining room - for sunday roast around 130pm. We were 3 adults, 1 toddler and 1 baby. Very chirsmassy cosy atmosphere. We ordered two glasses of mulled wine and one bottle of coke, bread (starter), and two roasts (chicken)...More

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TheDukePubRichmond, Manager at The Duke Pub, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We do love our kids here at the Duke. We are so pleased that you felt so welcomed. We hope to see you back soon. Louise

Reviewed December 7, 2017

I recently came to the Duke for a few drinks with some friends. The pub was airy and bright and was a great place to spend some time, however the staff are the reason I am writing this review - they were so attentive and...More

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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

I visited this pub the other day with my friend for dinner and some drinks. I have to say, all of the staff were so lovely and we had a good laugh with them throughout the night! I had the chicken and it was lovely!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Duke Street, Richmond-upon-Thames TW9 1HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond-upon-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8940 4067
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