Ben's Canteen - the place on the hill. Serving brunch, dinner and drinks 7 days a week. You can find us on 140 St John's Hill, just a short stroll from Clapham Junction, Northcote Road and Wandsworth Town.
£25 and under
Ben's Canteen has taken the best of US and British comfort food and put it all together on a heart attack-inducing menu that tempted me even after I had stuffed my face with delicious samples of the famous scotch egg and special sweet potato tater tots at the meet the owner event.
My friend got the pulled pork sandwich which he said was a little on the dry side but fixed with mustard. It came...more
Ben's Canteen is a great neighbourhood restaurant. Until 4pm a brunch menu is served which in addition to the usual egg based options also offers more substantial fare. The burger here is particularly good with a layer of brined beef covered in cheese luring lying on top of the burger itself. I have not had another burger like it in London. The coffee is equally good - so it should be as I...more
Went for saturday brunch
Bloody mary - strong, tasty, peppery, HUGE
Food - as they advertise simple but done really well, scrambled eggs second best I've ever had
Service - super friendly, didn't even complain when someone insanely rude let their dog pee on the floor on their way out. Just cleaned it up with no fuss.
Bit cold sitting by the door but there's plenty of...more
Fab little Breafast/Brunch/Dinner place just opened on St. Johns' Hill. It does everything really well, it's almost too good to be true.
Food is simple, tasty and extremely reasonably priced British canteen fayre. They champion local suppliers (they have a Hall Of Fame ("Hero Suppliers") next to the chalkboard menu. The famous (in the City, at least) 'Brewed Boy' is incharge of coffees in...more