SquareMeal Review of
The Sun of Camberwell
What was the Sun & Doves – Camberwell’s long-serving community arts and music hub – has been taken over by the Antic London pub group and morphed into the Sun of Camberwell, complete with a
separate function room, improved facilities and a new open kitchen. Beer buffs will still find some creditable names on the pumps and there are plenty of cosy spaces for a natter, but food now
takes centre stage with a short menu of gastropub staples: expect anything from wild mushroom tart with cep cream to pan-fried salmon fillet with savoy cabbage, chorizo and butter beans, grilled
rib-eye with hand-cut chips or beetroot, goats’ cheese and walnut risotto. Burgers and roasts also have their say, and dessert might bring chocolate brownie with gingerbread ice cream. The
well-spread wine list offers a fair choice by the glass or carafe.
The Sun of Camberwell is recommended for