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69 Clapham Common South SideClaphamLondonSW4 9DA
Took nearly 1 hour between course, despite being a quiet night, burger was as tuff as an old boot. Didn't wish to return it for fear it would be another hour. The waiter seem to be more interested in doing shots at the bar with his mate than serving.more
Fabulous food and really wonderful service by the waitress. However, it was soooooo slow. Our waitress had to check and check and check on our main courses. We waited almost an hour between starters and mains. It was ridiculous.
The duck salad was dreamy. Loads of pomagranate arils and orange segments with crispy, succulent duck.
Maybe they were short-staffed in the kitchen, but the...more
Positives: warm fire, good service, lovely surroundings. It's a nice pub!
The drawback was the food. I ordered the mac and cheese which was fairly average. I would have liked more creaminess. It came with a bit of undressed salad greens plopped on top too. Some dressing would have improved it.
My partner got the Harissa roasted chicken. It was pretty bland and he wasn't all that impressed....more
I went here yesterday (Sunday) for a Sunday Roast. When most places offer a Sunday menu, you are expecting good things. Unfortunately for these guys it was either a bad day, or they need to rethink the restaurant business.
When I arrived, there was a little buzz about the place, people were drinking and eating. I waited for a bar person, or wait staff to notice I was there, so I could ask...more
The Rookery has a great space with a warm neighborhood feel. Our table was right by a fireplace, across from the bar. I would guess there's always a lively crowd there and mainly a local hangout aside from travelers who are at a nearby B&B. The gentleman who took care of our food service and wine was quite knowledgeable about wines and guided us to the right one in their selection. We picked...more