Fentiman Arms is a pub that serves a variety of light snacks and filled rolls throughout the day. They also provide a variety of entertainment including Sky TV, pool tables and a selection of fruit machines. Catering for private parties of up to 150 guests is available upon request, and seating in the garden area is provided, weather permitting.
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The Fentiman Arms
64 Fentiman RoadVauxhallLondonSW8 1LA
- +44 (0)20 7793 9796
- Public transport:
- Oval, Underground
This was my second visit to the Fentiman Arms and I have to say it won't be my last. Our group had two tables booked overlooking the garden area, and with doors thrown open and rose wine chilling in those new fangled wine cooler bags, eveything seemed right with the world. Our tasty lunch appeared on the table just moments after we had returned from making our order at the bar - how do they do...more
A charming pub very close to the Oval cricket ground. Especially cosy in the winter.
Food was OK but not worth the price (especially the side dishes). Desserts were very disappointing!
Excellent service from the friendly staff.more
Had a lovely dinner here on the new patio. It's a great neighbourhood pub, and the warm service really makes it worth a return. Crowd is generally 20s-30s and lively. I've been a big fan of the Geronimo Inns pubs and this one is no exception - homey and quirky decor (like the nook wallpapered with Penguin book covers), friendly service, excellent wine list and fantastic food. The food isn't...more
I can't comment on the food but the ale is very poorly kept. My pint of Youngs bitter was sooty in taste and the sample of Doom bar - a ubiquitous ale that should have the distinct refreshing clear taste typical of Cornish ale - recoil-worthy. Seriously Fentiman Arms, go for quality (ideally get Cask Marque accreditation) over quantity if you can't do both.
A couple of pluses are the space...more
I have died and gone to pub food heaven! This is an all-around fantastic gastro pub. Having trouble finding a place for drinks on a Friday night in Vauxhall, my friends and I wondered a bit further away and decided on this place.
The pub is in a residential area so on the exterior, it looks rather dull. On the inside, however, it's packed and tastefully decorated. It was a rugby night, so...more