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The Grove

$$ - $$$, , British
9 Grove Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4BX, England
+44 20 8399 1662
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (20 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Grove Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4BX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great Food, Great Atmosphere, Great Service, and Matt behind the bar. Doesn't get any better. Do yourself a favor, if you're in Surbiton or even nearby, it is definitely worth the effort to experience The Grove.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidmI9357LE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a meal last night with two friends. I had the sweet potato and coconut curry. It arrived in two small bowls - impossible to eat out of with a large knife and fork. I therefore asked for a spoon and the waitress also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KittykatLondon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have moved to the area recently and already eaten at The Grove a few times. You can always get a table for dinner despite it being a really popular spot. Food is very good, reasonably priced and the bar is always lively. What cuts...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maus1990
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Despite driving past this venue for many years, I had never actually ventured inside. A friend of mine recently visited, and was fairly impressed, so myself and my girlfriend decided to try a sunday lunch at the pub. Now it looks nice enough, inside and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wilesto
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Comfortable seating, big drinks, yummy homemade food (we had the Charter Pie, The Burger and Vegan Fish & Chips) and waitresses who are friendly, efficient and fast. Loved it! Go to The Grove!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lambigirl
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Myself and 5 friends went to the grove last night The gentleman behind the bar was very accommodating and made sure we got a table despite not having booked. Food was absolutely excellent and a really good choice of drinks available. Without doubt my favourite...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dhshshsjsjsjjsjs
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We were viewing houses in the area and took the opportunity to meet up with some local friends for lunch. They chose The Grove which we were happy with as only visited the nearby Antelope previously. The bar is well stocked with lagers and ales,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank liammonkey
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

After a working day we fancied a roast local to us. On reading reviews it could have been just a bad day or time of day. We ordered at 4:30. I would have told staff about the visit but they seemed weak and disengaged, PDQ...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H8627LGjasonw
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Bar staff can’t do enough for you, friendly and helpful, always willing to help as much as they can. Good knowledge too! Food is great, I can recommend most of the current menu, although the desserts are a bit weedy. Always have a laugh, even...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Trip781254
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Monkfish lovely. Thick chips amazing. Red wine good. Service excellent (James). They also let me stay all afternoon to do some work in the corner. I’ll be back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nicmat121
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September 13, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from ArrogantCockney | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so Rugby pub Remember getting kicked off an apparently reserved table for some pompous rugby fans during some tournament a few years ago Didn’t go in for years after that Table had no reserved sign on it... More
April 8, 2018|
Response from helenbatten | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes.. very much so!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Grove Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Kingston upon Thames  >  Surbiton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8399 1662
  • E-mail
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