The British pub is an institution and all through its existence right back to coaching inns of the 17th and 18th Centuries it has been a place where sustenance could be obtained. Many people think that pub grub is something new but that is not the case at all.
During the war years, the sort of food you could expect from your local pub was restricted but during the last couple of decades there has been an explosion of the gastro-pub and British classic dishes are back on the menu.
In this blog we look at the best pubs in the Putney area that serve great food and what to choose.
If you are thinking of taking the family to a local Putney pub then why not leave the car at home and take a Putney private hire taxi. Simply contact Elite Car Service and we will provide door to door transportation.
The Spotted Horse is definitely a trendsetter in Putney, whether you fancy a specialty cocktail or a lazy brunch this is the place to go. Head chef, Martin has created some great dishes and his signature Sunday roasts are famous.
Many people enjoy the famous brunches that the Spotted Horse is renowned for: Young’s Beer Battered Cod Fingers, SpoHo Sandwich, Flat Iron Steak, and Slow Cooked Beef Croquettes.
There are also great sharing platters that highlight some of the great dishes on the menu: Bishop’s Mini Pie Platter, Blacksmith’s Platter, and Baked Somerset Camembert Toasted Soldiers.
Another great foodie pub in the heart of Putney is the Coat and Badge. The pub has a delightful green with enough cover to deal with the odd shower now and again. And inside you can warm yourself by the cozy fire burning away in the hearth.
It is also perfect for sipping great ale and watching their favourite sport on the big screen. But many patrons pop in for the really tasty food.
Available are an all-day menu, Sunday Roasts, and Sandwiches. Dishes include: Whole Baked Camembert, Ploughman’s, Spicy Pulled Sliders, Smoked Haddock & Cod Fishcakes, BBQ Chicken Wings, Kale Salad, Pork Steak, Spicy Squid, Chicken Hot Pot, The Coat & Badge Burger, Goats Cheese Burger, Sausage and Mash, Cod & Chips, Lamb Steak and Angus 28 Day Aged Steak.
The Queen Adelaide is what you would call a proper British boozer and is a great place for family, friends, and locals to get together and enjoy great company in convivial surroundings. There is also a fabulous beer garden that patrons can enjoy in the summer months.
The Queen Adelaide focuses on seasonal British food and using the best locally sourced ingredients. There is a full range of brunch dishes and sandwiches, great burgers, a kids menu, and great lunch or evening meal choices.
If you want to go to one of these great pubs or any other of Putney’s boozy choices then contact us today and we will arrange your own Putney private hire taxi so you too can enjoy a glass or two of the local stuff.