By the end of the weekend the idea of slaving over a hot stove is nobody's idea of fun which is where our pick of the best pubs for sunday roasts comes in. Round up your friends and relax over a few drinks and the weekend papers
at one of the best pubs for Sunday roasts near you. The perfect stress-free way to enjoy the final fragments of your weekend.
More Pubs For Sunday Roasts
40-42 Mill Lane, London, NW6 1NR
(020) 7794 2860
The Alliance serves traditional pub food and bar snacks every day of the week. It also offers a choice of beers, wines, spirits and real ales.
Amersham's famous carvery offers three meats and a vegetarian option every Sunday.
388 New Cross Road, New Cross, London, SE14 6TY
(020) 8469 1499
16 Grove Lane, Camberwell, London, SE5 8SY
(020) 7252 7798
Camberwell's The Crooked Well makes Sundays as idyllic as possible with a strong Bloody Mary and roasts with all the trimmings, some to share between two. There are also enticing options like rabbit and bacon pie or sea trout with samphire and fennel puree. Tuesday to Friday lunchtimes offer two courses for £10 and 20 per cent off all other food items, so make sure you book to avoid disappointment.
A selection of meats including chicken and beef, plus a veggie option, are on offer at this hugely popular pub on Lordship Lane.
1 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London, SE22 8EW
(020) 8693 1316
Traditional Sunday roasts with all the trimmings at this cosy and unpretentious Highgate establishment.
77 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, London, N6 6BU
(020) 8348 7346
A range of rare roasts can be ordered on Sundays, including duck and goose depending on stock availability.
99-101 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XB
(020) 7089 9355
The Grafton in Kentish Town features fresh and local produce where possible in its Sunday lunch, served from midday until 6pm, or indeed, until it sells out. Get there early to avoid disappointment.
20 Prince of Wales Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 3LG
(020) 7482 4466
6 New Quebec Street, Marylebone, London, W1H 7RQ
(020) 7724 7243
Served from 12pm every Sunday, the Grazing Goat dishes up 28-day Castle of Mey rump beef, Kilvarock pork, free range chicken and West Devon shoulder of lamb. It's priced at £15.50-£17.50, which is based on two people sharing. Individual portions are also available on request.
This East Dulwich pub does a good line in well-priced Sunday lunches.
193 Crystal Palace Road, Dulwich, London, SE22 9EP
(020) 8693 4968
Sunday roasts start at £12.50 at this welcoming and idyllic Greenwich pub and restaurant.
King William Walk, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JH
(020) 8858 8791
35 Whitefriars Street, City, London, EC4Y 8BH
(020) 7583 8117
Hack and Hop is a stylish, locals pub that has a good selection of craft beers and fine wines. There is also a varied seasonal food menu at Hack and Hop with dishes such as chicken liver parfait; Carlingford oysters; and steak tartare with goose fat chips.
For a traditional pub with a difference look no further than the restored Hand and Flower.
24 Upper Ham Road, Richmond, London, TW10 5LA
(020) 8332 2022
Sunday lunch is hugely popular here and it’s not unusual for the pub to serve around 160 people – so get in early and don’t miss out.
2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, London, SE22 0RR
(020) 8299 9521
The Jam Tree in Clapham offers something different for your Sunday lunch - try Jamaican chicken, perhaps - or there are all the traditional roast options served with duck fat roasted potatoes and candied parsnips.
13-19 Old Town, Clapham, London, SW4 0JT
(020) 3397 4422
Opt for a traditional roast rib of beef or pork belly or venture into new territories with Caribbean curried goat or Singapore laksa for your Sunday lunch at The Jam Tree in Chelsea.
541 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW6 2EB
(020) 3397 3739
Traditional Sunday roasts are immensely popular at this grade-11 listed gastropub.
47 Broadway, Stratford, London, E15 4BQ
(020) 8534 2313
On Sundays it’s all about the roast, with Scottish beef and Welsh lamb costing £12.45, and chicken breast £11.45. For those with bigger appetite, you can order an extra Yorkshire pudding for 50p.
119 St Peter Street, Islington, London, N1 8PZ
(020) 7400 6003
37-39 Pimlico Road, Belgravia, London, SW1W 8NE
(020) 7881 9844
Choose from 28-day aged Cattle of Mey rib beef, Kilravock pork, or free range chicken with sage and bacon stuffing.
Try a farmhouse Sunday lunch at this exquisite gastro pub in Islington, where menu options include roasted whole Cornish chicken, slow roasted Old Spot pork shoulder and roast shoulder of organic Kentish lamb.
80 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N1 0QD
(020) 7226 8304
Chicken, beef and vegetarian roasts available from this charming Victorian pub on Marylebone High Street.
71 Marylebone High Street , Marylebone, London, W1U 5JN
(020) 7467 3811
The Princess offer a comprehensive selection of roasts. Beef, lamb, pork belly, corn-fed chicken, vegetarian and an interesting fish option too.
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 4NE
(020) 7729 9270
Exceptional Sunday roast guaranteed at this organic pub in Borough.
50 Great Dover Street, Borough, London, SE1 4YG
(020) 7357 7324
The best Sunday roast in Chiswick may seem like big talk but The Roebuck delivers. Try the roast beef (around £15), it's absolutely delicious.
122 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London, W4 1PU
(020) 8995 4392
The Scolt Head's Sunday roast is a popular choice with locals in De Beauvoir. It's keenly priced too.
107a Culford Road, De Beauvoir Town, London, N1 4HT
(020) 7254 3965
44 Elizabeth Street, Belgravia, London, SW1W 9PA
(020) 7034 5404
The Thomas Cubitt offers three roasts, 28-day dry aged Castle of Mey Estate sirloin, roast Kilravock lamb leg and roast organic Norfolk pork and crackling, priced between £14.95 and £18.95.
The Three Crowns is a friendly Stokie local that supplies all types of roast with the traditional trimmings.
175 Stoke Newington High Street, Stoke Newington, London, N16 0LH
(020) 7241 5511
The Vine is a warm and welcoming pub which serves a wide range of traditional beers and wines. If you are feeling hungry they have a great selection of light meals and Italian style tapas available.
86 Highgate Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 1PB
(020) 7209 0038
The Water Poet is a charming pub in Spitalfields. The huge garden and BBQs make it a popular destination in summer months and the Sunday Lunch is a winner all year round.
9-11 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London, E1 6BX
(020) 7426 0495
180 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JY
(020) 7251 9363
The Well is located in the middle of Clerkenwell and serves modern gastro pub style cuisine. They offer a good range of beers and wines in plush and stylish surroundings.
The White Swan is a popular gastro pub that offers hearty dishes such as sausage and mash and Sunday roast lunches as well as signature dishes. They boast an extensive selection of whisky, world wines and beers.
Old Palace Lane, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1PG
(020) 8940 0959