- Published: 09 May 2014
The Herne Tavern has been voted into the Evening Standards list of top ten beer gardens in the Capital and is the only pub nominated in south east London.
Here is what the evening standard had to say about it:
The Herne Tavern, East Dulwich
The Herne Tavern is so family-friendly, we almost had our baby shower here. The large beer garden has a children’s play area — with five-star reviews from the wee nippers — and a converted barn for social functions. On the weekend, the roasts waft all the way to Dulwich Village, bringing starving middle-class families from miles around.
Best for Those still learning to walk — and those a little legless
Best time to go Before the kids get cranky!
Signature tipple Mad Goose, £3.80 a pint
Signature dish The Herne Tavern burger — an aged rare-breed beef pattie on toasted brioche with skin-on chips, pickles, relish, salad and slaw, £10
Nearest station Honor Oak Park
2 Forest Hill Road, SE22, (020 8299 9521; thehernetavern.co.uk)