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The Grumpy Mole

Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
+44 20 8394 2000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moles” (31 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an excellent find. Really good food, good atmosphere and friendly bar staff. Recently renovated and re-opened. Expect food quality above pub food but not silver service. Almost 5 star but our waitress was pretty grumpy (hence the name I guess) and was eclipsed...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Family live nearby and it is always our first choice for a meal when we visit, have been 3 times in the past four weeks and each time the food and the service have been excellent. Between us we have tried the majority of starter...More

Thank Geoff49uk
Reviewed 1 week ago

this Grumpy Mole make the best fish pie I have ever tasted - been to this GM several times and all the meals have been the best - great food - great service - DO NOT MISS OUT !!!

1  Thank ronnetta2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked 2-3 months in advance to celebrate my lovely Mums 80th here. It was a celebration for different ages so my mum really wanted somewhere which served a variety of food to suit everyone. We also needed disabled access and good car parking and...More

Thank 1gillymp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly and charming atmosphere where the staff are very friendly. Whether you dine with the family or just friends you just cannot go wrong.Once you've finished eating you can finish the evening off relaxing in the beautifully laid out pub garden.

Thank Donald F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived without booking on the bank holiday so were very pleased to get a table. The food was excellent, with plenty of it. Very good value for money. Was pleasantly surprised at the good selection of vegetables too. Service was excellent we had a...More

Thank Aly J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited on spec as we were on our way back from the Royal Marsden hospital and although we planned to eat out we had no idea what time it would be, so hadn't booked. We had already tried a pub up the road which...More

1  Thank TravellaDachsund
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Sunday roast, great wine and gorgeous scenery, what more do you want in a venue. Can't wait to come back.

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I've heard very good things about this place so was excited to go for a birthday meal. I have to say I was disappointed! the service was very slow 3hrs for 8 mains and 8 desserts. The roast dinner was average and over priced. The...More

Thank dempseyh
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Have been here quite a few times for lunch now. Staff are brilliant, super polite, friendly and accommodating and food is good. Don't know anywhere else like this in the area.

Thank eatydrinky
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi I'm looking to book my mums 80th birthday in June for a Saturday lunchtime for up to 20 people, I'm concerned about the disabled access for those two members of the party needing this assistance? Also is there still time to book! Thank you!
23 March 2017|
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Response from Grumpy M | Property representative |
Hi 1gillymp, Thank you for contacting us! We have access to the building from the side via a ramp. We also have Disabled toilets. I would suggest booking quite quickly for this booking which is advisable over the phone... More
Do you do vouchers
20 November 2016|
Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
I do t work there. So I'm not sure if they do
Is there a bar area to have a pre-dinner drink ?
3 August 2016|
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Response from Phillip A | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a good bar area for a drink ahead of a meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Sutton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8394 2000
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