The Falcon


A member of the iconic fleet dating back to 1873, Nicholson's offers timeless British pub hospitality. A fine stock of smooth and silky cask ales are pulled at the bar, while homely British classics are served in the dining room. The carefully chosen wine list brings together some great international bottles, while a Cask Ale Club is offered for any true beer aficionados.


Average main course: £12.00 (USD15.11) per diner
Average food spend: £25.00 (USD31.47) per diner

Venue Details & Map

The Falcon

2 St. John's Hill
SW11 1RU
+44 (0)20 7228 2076
Public transport:
Clapham Junction, National Railway

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 18 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Falcon

4.0 out of 5 12 March 2016
by Simon H.

If you like your boozers on the traditional side, then you'll probably like The Falcon. Lots of bitters and traditional lagers, mirrors, brass and high ceilings. If you visit the pub on a Friday evening then it can be a squeeze, despite its size. Lots of men, builders and suits alike, not much seating and a queue at the bar every time. That said, I've always found the bar staff to be...more

3.0 out of 5 2 November 2015
by Emma D.

This is a proper old man pub, great for sitting in one place with a pint.

It's dark and dank, with a totally weird layout, but the staff are friendly and there's no line for the loo.more

4.0 out of 5 6 April 2014
by Suzanne C.

The service was great! At least, the fellow I got, who was super-friendly and efficient. And the decor is beautiful! High Victorian, with wood paneling, stained glass, and chandeliers. There are some mis-matched chairs, but that's fine.

My companion and I had the Sharing platter, which was tasty and plentiful. The Brie Fondue part was especially good, but I'm taking a point off for soggy...more

3.0 out of 5 17 August 2012
by Lauren V.

An easy spot to meet up for post-work pints. Mere steps from Clapham Junction and a large, wrap around bar with loads of high tops, dining and belly up seating that goes fast once 5 o clock comes round. It's not a big deal destination spot, but is consistent with food and service, making it an no-thinking-required go-to with pals.

A Nicholson pub (which all have identical menus, which is...more

4.0 out of 5 28 August 2011
by Erica U.

Great food!!

Some of the best i've had in London thus far (though I am newly moved here from California).

I've had the duck with cherry sauce that tasted like Christmas to me. it was d-e-l-i-ci-o-u-s. Seriously good stuff for 11.95

I've also had the grilled fish fillets with a lemon sauce and new potatoes. it was really tasty stuff also for 11.95. totally worth it for a lovely meal without...more

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