‘Living up the road, I was a regular at The Rook’s Nest,’ says Oliver Joseph. ‘I was taken by the place so, when I got the chance to join the team, I didn’t hesitate.’ Sous-chef Oliver is the new face in the kitchen at the hostelry (and boutique hotel) and he has exciting plans to revamp the menu.
Here’s an intriguing local trivia question: other than being famous actors, what connects Douglas Fairbanks Jnr, Sir Michael Redgrave and Errol Flynn? The answer is, they are all reputed to have played the traditional game of London Skittles at The Black Lion near Chiswick Mall.
Under its enthusiastic new team, The Rook’s Nest is a pub transformed
The Queens Head: Raise a Glass to 2019
The White Horse Richmond – The perfect place to pop in for a pint, enjoy a delicious meal or enjoy an evening’s entertainment with friends and family
The Queens Head: The Party Season
The Andover Arms is about to re-open under a new – but familiar – tenant
The Queens Head: Summer Supping – Eat, drink and be merry in the garden
The George IV is the perfect place to pop in for a pint, enjoy a meal or attend a live event
One of the area’s best-kept secrets, Richmond Vault offers high quality dining and an amazing array of local and international beers If you’ve never ventured down the exterior stairs of Richmond Vault, you’ll probably be very surprised. Located under two Georgian buildings, it is far from the gloomy cellar dive…