The Commercial is an English pub. It has a selection of pub games and dogs are welcome.
210-212 Railton Road, Dulwich, London, SE24 0JT
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+44 (0)20 7733 8783
Popped into the Commercial to grab some chow with a friend and her dog one lovely June evening. The first thing I noticed was that there a large queue at the bar, and only one barmaid. The pub advertized "Prix Fixe", 2 courses for £10, but we couldn't see any Prix Fixe menu. Eventually we established that this menu was on the tillpoint only and she hadn't had time to print it out. Therefore...more
Set in the center of Herne Hill, the Commercial is a pub that delicately balances between the aura of the "old man's pub" and something more modern an accessible. From experience I have often found this to be a risky move, yet the Commercial manages to pull it off successfully.
The décor is warming and comfortable, and there is the option for food as well (unfortunately I chose not to sample...more
By far the nicest take on a traditional pub. The Commercial is classy and stylish yet unpretentiously natural.
I fail to see how anyone could dislike The Commercial, it has the sophistication of a lad back but tasteful bar with everything that you would expect from a pub, from draught beer to suspended glass racks and beer mats.
The tradition of English pubs is one that I fully support,...more