Brew, the Tea Pub 1

114 Tooting High Street , London, SW17 0RR

  • Brew the Team Pub London restaurant bars
  • Brew the Team Pub London restaurant bars
  • Brew the Team Pub London restaurant bars

SquareMeal Review of Brew, the Tea Pub

Miffed that ‘it’s easier to find a decent pot of loose-leaf tea in Paris than in London’, Alex Holland aims to lure the coffee-crazy capital back to Britain’s traditional beverage. To that end, Brew, the Tea Pub is the Tooting prototype for a crowd-funded chain that updates the ‘greasy spoon’ – adding tea-based cocktails to the pot. In a setting that mimics a 1930s utilitarian tea room, order organic English breakfast, Earl Grey made with real bergamot, or Moroccan gunpowder mint supplied by Holland’s other business, Albion Tea Ltd, and served in brown china or metal pots. Cocktails include an Old Fashioned made with Buffalo Trace bourbon and lapsang souchong; Earl Grey G&T; and a marmalade and whisky English Breakfast Martini. Otherwise, drink Wandsworth-brewed Wolfie Smith Amber IPA and Grüner Veltliner or Côtes du Rhône red to accompany cheeseboards, snacks and small plates such as black-pudding Scotch egg with cheesy mash.

Best Female Chefs Series

MONICA GALETTI

In the Year of the Woman, SquareMeal is running a series of interviews with top female chefs. Read here to discover the sense of achievement Monica Galetti feels about owning her first restaurant, what it’s like working with her husband, and the different ways in which Masterchef has changed her life.

Are you the restaurant owner?

Click here for Links & Logos

Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Tooting Broadway Tube Station 198m

Haydons Road Station 1km

Address

Address: 114 Tooting High Street , London SW17 0RR

Area: Wandsworth Common Tooting

Opening times

Wed-Sat 6pm-11pm (Sat 10am- ) Sun 11am-6pm

Food & Drink:

Service:

Atmosphere:

Value: