The Wrestlers is a cosy winter pub, with its blazing fire, and makes for an equally good summer pub due to its attractive garden. A good selection of real ales are on offer.
I recommend the Scrumpy Jack. Lovely ambience in here, very friendly and although it often gets busy it's a nice crowd and not too loud. I like the candles on the tables...although the children in the paintings to the left of the bar freak me out - I bet they come alive at night...
Will be back for a Sunday roast after seeing the food reviews below!more
Lovely friendly pub with a dark wood interior and a partially covered patio out back.
There were 4 ales on, including Waggle Dance which I am more used to seeing in a bottle. I enjoyed a wonderful summer pint of Stonehenge Danish Dynamite. I hope it wasn't just been brewed for the world cup as it has a great sharp fruity flavour to it and I would like to see it endure. Pub serves food...more
Two pubs in Highgate meet the 5 star mark.
The Wrestlers and The Flask. The Wrestlers is a real pub with a friendly landlord and friendly staff. They have regulars who always seem to be there and then huge swathes of people like me who pop in every week or two.
This is an amazing winter pub with the large log fire and the list of wines as long as your arm.
The sunday roast is also great. Get...more
I experienced a fantastic Sunday lunch here recently with friends. We started out at the Flask (I'll spend more time there the next time), where I met friends but it didn't last as we had to go to The Wrestlers to meet the rest of the group. This place is very friendly, has a good bar and a wonderful fireplace for just such occasions. While we had to wait 30 minutes for a table, we didn't mind...more