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The Rookery, Clapham Common

69 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 9DA, England
+44 20 8673 9162
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Rude manager, disappointing food and over-priced drinks

I've been to The Rookery several times, as it's a convenient place to meet friends. However, I've... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
HSC102
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London, United Kingdom
Sunday roast @ the rookery

We were a group of 4, 2 couples who visited for a Sunday roast. We had an amended booking to be... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Troy W
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28 Aug 2017
“Disappointing”
27 Mar 2018
“Rude manager, disappointing food and over-priced drinks”
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69 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 9DA, England
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

I've been to The Rookery several times, as it's a convenient place to meet friends. However, I've been disappointed on most occasions. The worst thing is the manager, who is extremely rude, never has a smile on his face and doesn't seem to know anything...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 4, 2 couples who visited for a Sunday roast. We had an amended booking to be seated at 5pm. Food took an hour to be served 3/3 beef roasts were cold with a very small portion of beef on each...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was really quiet when we visited at lunchtime. Had to chase for our main courses as we’d been there over an hour , 6 plates arrived and we had to send 3 back , undercooked chicken and undercooked burger. They replaced them and...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Really horrible Sunday dining experience. We came to try out The Rookery as we are new to the area and wanted a nice Sunday roast. We ordered beef and unfortunately had to send it back twice as the first time it was cold, there was...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I don't like posting a bad review and especially at a place where I have previously had such amazing meals. The main vegetarian meal I had was such a disappointment and it has definitely made me rethink visiting again. My husband and his friend had...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Good sunny spot for an evening soire and the sun ☀️ is the best in the front of the restaurant. Excellent music for chilling with your family and mates. Nice passionfruit cider. Nice food. Solved anorexia. Dogs are too skinny

Thank Wayne M
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I was disappointed with this place. It looks cool from the outside and the regularly changing menu was appealing but it was a bit of a miss. Service was not very friendly (even though they weren't busy) and several of the dishes were quite bland...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Have visited the Rookery twice over the past two Sundays and both visits were great, the first was to celebrate my birthday so it was a big group but the staff were helpful and friendly. The second time was this past Sunday and again the...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for Sunday lunch with friends. Friendly slightly haphazard service, good food, nice atmosphere. Would come again.

Thank Tidds1
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a very good late Saturday lunch here. It's a nice atmosphere with busy and attentive staff. Between 5 of us we had a range of burgers, vegetarian and puds and they were all really good and beautifully presented. We would go back.

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