The Bedford


The Bedford is a well-known live music and comedy venue with something happening every night of the week.

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The Bedford

77 Bedford Hill
SW12 9HD
+44 (0)20 8682 8959
Public transport:
Balham, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews


4 out of 5 based on 37 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Bedford

5.0 out of 5 25 November 2014
by Miguel M.

Fun Salsa Dance Classes & Club every Monday night at the Bedford in Balham, no partner required and no advance booking, can turn up on the day and join the FUN.

Fab teachers and lovely atmosphere.

Classes are being held upstairs ballroom.

Best venue for Salsa dancing in South West London !!!!!!more

5.0 out of 5 25 May 2014
by Jing Shyang Y.

Really good acoustic nights starting from 8pm on Tuesdays. The pub is deceptively small, as part of it being reserved for live entertainment, including comedy and music.

I had the lamb burger which was great, being there on a Tuesday meant any draft beer was on the house with burger purchased. Score! There are other offers on other days of the week. Be sure to check them out on their website...more

4.0 out of 5 10 January 2014
by Christie K.

Good comedy out in Balham? Yeah! Always a good sign to start the year off with some good comedy. We had a quick meal in the pub beforehand. I had the veggie burger and it was really good. The twice cooked fries are amazing. Now onto the banana cabaret,

It was really unexpected to walk into the theatre which felt like a really old school theatre. There were 4 really solid acts with an...more

3.0 out of 5 6 June 2011
by Glen M.

Decent range of beers and whatnot. Nice comedy. Pretty lovely space-- particularly the nightclub. Pretty typical DJ-ing with the same crap you could listen to in any other pub (I.e, the music is crap. Which is a shame. The sound is rather nice). Sticky, beer-sodden floors. Open late.

If you're looking for that Oxford-street/soho crap club, you could do much worse than come out here-- it's...more

3.0 out of 5 18 February 2011
by Andrew M.

My housemates and I like the Bedford for a night out of drinking, dancing, and general shennanigans. It has the ultimate selling point of being stumbling distance home and overall is a pretty decent venue.

We started with drinks at the Regent and wandered over. The downstairs bar was crowded (as to be expected on a Saturday night) but we got drinks in short order. Take note though, they don't...more

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