For leafy, riverside beauty in London and the odd beverage or two, Putney bars could easily accommodate. Only occupying the public conscience when two boats of university students row underneath its bridge, Putney is an overlooked area of London with stunning views and plenty of places to eat and drink. Take a peek at our list of recommended Putney bars and revel in the untouched tranquility on your next riverside excursion.
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10 Paternoster Square, City, London, EC4M 7DX
(020) 7618 9520
The Happenstance bar and restaurant has a great choice of world wines, killer cocktails, beers and spirits. There is also a seasonal food menu made using locally sourced produce.
- Seasonal food menu using locally sourced produce.
- Small plates, sharing boards and signature dishes.
- Outdoor terrace with views of St Pauls Cathedral.
- Perfect for corporate entertaining and client events.
- Licensed to hold wedding ceremonies.
More Putney Bars
Top-notch bartenders, service with a smile and a killer cocktail menu make the Be At One Putney cocktail bar in Putney a recipe for success.
30 Putney High Street, Putney, London, SW15 1SQ
(020) 8780 5252
Award-winning pub on Waterman Street near Putney Bridge and the only venue in London to serve the full range of Timothy Taylor Championship Beers.
32 Waterman Street, Putney, London, SW15 1DD
(020) 8789 0222
The Cats Back boasts a comprehensive range of drinks for Putney and Wandsworth residents to enjoy. A selection of food dishes are also on offer and live music is regularly hosted.
86-88 Point Pleasant, Wandsworth, London, SW18 1NN
(020) 8617 3448
Putney's Coat and Badge is a delightful pub where you can enjoy good quality British food and wide selection of cask ales and wines. Make sure you book early for their Sunday roast as it is extremely popular.
8 Lacy Road, Putney, London, SW15 1NL
(020) 8788 4900
Another pub in the Youngs pub chain, The Dukes Head mixes the old with the new in relaxed yet elegant surroundings.
8 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 1JN
(020) 8788 2552
Who needs Kent? For a real countryside pub you have to go no further than Putney Heath. Green Man is a wonderful, ancient establishment with a distinct old-time character.
Wild Croft Road, Putney Heath, London, SW15 3NG
(020) 8788 8096
The exterior says tired and traditional pub, but step inside Putney’s Half Moon and you’ll discover a live music haven rich in heritage and character.
93 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 1EU
(020) 8780 9383
The Jolly Gardeners is what Sunday afternoons are made for.
61-63 Lacey Road, Putney, London, SW15 1NT
(020) 8789 2539
The Kings Head is a welcoming country-style pub in Putney where food is top quality British fare.
1 Roehampton High Street, Putney, London, SW15 4HL
(020) 8789 1539
Lost and Co brings a touch of Shoreditch bar style to Putney High Street, with cocktails, craft beers and an edgy design.
160 Putney High Street, Putney, London, SW15 1RS
(020) 8780 2235
Just off Putney High Street is a sophisticated joint for those after a more civilised drink.
231 Putney Bridge Road, Putney, London, SW15 2PU
(020) 8874 1555
Renovated in late 2007, Prince of Wales is one of the oldest pubs in the area, offering quality gastro food in a friendly local pub atmosphere.
138 Upper Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 2SP
(020) 8788 1552
The Spencer Arms is one of many gastropubs fighting for survival in London’s deluge of pub grub. However, it certainly seems to be coming out on top with locals who come to enjoy a cosy pint and decent meal.
237 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 1HJ
(020) 8788 0640
Described as the oldest pub on the high street, a refurb has made this local the new kid on the block.
122 Putney High Street, Putney, London, SW15 1RG
(020) 8788 0246
Situated on the river just by Putney Bridge, the Star and Garter is the perfect place to watch the two teams battling it out in the Oxford and Cambridge boat race.
4 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 1JN
(020) 8788 0345
A quaint pub with one of the best beer gardens around and real ale make The Telegraph Inn worth the bus ride from Putney High Street.
Telegraph Road, Putney, London, SW15 3TU
(020) 8788 2011
Thai Square Putney is the place to go if you’re keen to eat, drink and shake your booty.
2-4 Lower Richmond Road, Putney Embankment, Putney, London, SW15 1LB
(020) 8780 1811
Prospect Quay, 94 Point Pleasant, London, SW18 1PP
(020) 8425 9870
A short walk from Putney Bridge, View 94 is an Italian focused Modern European restaurant and lounge bar situated on the banks of the River Thames in Wandsworth.