The Bolingbroke

ClaphamBritish, European, International££££
222 Reviews
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About The Bolingbroke

The Bolingbroke pub and restaurant is steeped in the history of London. Situated on the corner of Battersea’s Honeywell and Northcote Roads, this traditional British gastropub takes its name from the brilliant politician and reckless rake, Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke. The Bolingbroke offers the best of British cuisine, beer and wine, with a daring streak that makes for an exciting night out or a lazy weekend spent pontificating at the bar, in the dining room, or watching the world go by from a table outside.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm


The Bolingbroke
174 Northcote Road, Battersea, Clapham
London SW11 6RE

Menu Highlights



Roast pumpkin soup

with poppy-seed sour cream and homemade bread

Spinach & ricotta tortelloni

with walnuts & sage butter sauce


with chive crème fraîche and caperberries
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More about The Bolingbroke, London

This Battersea corner pub offers a refined, traditional British restaurant dining and drinking experience. A family-friendly pub, there’s a great kids menu and plenty of toys and activities (cupcake decorating, anyone?) to keep the whippersnappers happy while their elders enjoy a glass or two of from The Bolingbroke’s remarkable wine list. Mum and dad can also enjoy great British cuisine either from the bar food selection, or from the a la carte menu in the separate and beautifully appointed dining room, which is also available for private hire. The food is British but atypical. This London gastropub’s menu uses ingredients sourced from The Bolingbroke’s very own country farmstead – free-range pork, chicken and beef. Superlative seafood is sourced direct from boats off England’s southern coast. All this means that the dishes coming out of The Bolingbroke’s Northcote Road kitchen are as fresh and seasonal as possible.

Winning accolades left, right and centre (Harden’s London Restaurants list is just one of many to ladle praise upon The Bolingbroke), Battersea has been put firmly on the map as one of London’s top destinations for those on the lookout for the best of the city’s gastropubs and British restaurants. Whether you choose to sit outside on the open-air terrace on a summer’s evening, right on Honeywell and Northcote roads, to prop yourself up by the bar, or back by the open fire in the dining room with up to 36 seated or 50 standing friends and family, The Bolingbroke offers a relaxed environment with excellent service, great food, and fine drink.

222 The Bolingbroke Reviews

222 Reviews
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Value for money:Good value
Noise levels:Pleasant
Mary C.12 days ago · 1 review

The staff were friendly & helpful. Food was excellent and good value for money. The ambience was warm and relaxing. I highly recommend The Bolingbroke.

Quentin M.14 days ago · 2 reviews

Great food, great service, nice atmosphere. A very good local pub with gastronomic twist with big tables which can cater for relatively big groups and families.

Peter M.15 days ago · 1 review

Lovely food, attentive service, lovely surroundings, reasonably priced! Sunday menu was delicious BUT you have to try the Nutella gnocchi ✅ This place came recommended and didn’t disappoint 😎