The Metropolitan Pub Company operate a number of pubs in Central and Greater London.
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The Hare and Billett
1A Hare & Billet RoadBlackheathLondonSE3 0QJ
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- Blackheath, Null
We went here for Sunday lunch and received very poor service, the website claims that they server food from noon until 8pm on a Sunday and we turned up at around 3.30pm to find the place fairly full.
There was no room in the restaurant area but the polite waiter there informed us that we were more than welcome to order food if we found a table in the bar area, although that they'd be taking...more
Thought it was worth noting that the Hare and Billet was recently refurbd with real ales and gourmet food... I think this is the first review since the refurb. The food that was available was exquisiteness cooked. Feta and broad bean salad stater was fresh and rich with the flavour of the ingredients rather than the flavour of an over eager vinaigrette. The lamb came with the best slice off...more
A very nice pub on the edge of the common.
Good range of beverages, although they had run out cognac when we visited!
Unlike the other reviews, I have not eaten here - so marks are for drinks, ambience and friendliness of staff.more
My second time reviewing this pub, but the first time I've had a meal here. Wife and I picked a quiet(ish) Friday afternoon, and had a pretty relaxed late lunch.
Food was hot, plentiful and tasty (I had the fish and chips - not as boring as it sounds - while my wife had the vegetarian Glamorgan burger; we had onion rings as a side dish). Desserts were a good apple pie (with ice-cream) and a...more
Idyllic location with all the parkland around it. You wouldn't believe how close you are to the centre of London.
But bad bad Greene King Beer. I went for Moorland Original as I had not heard of it before, but it was no escape, it was unmistakably Greene King. Shame..as the pub looks so nice. Hopefully Greene King will expand their experimental scheme allowing pubs to buy from local micros...more