The Avalon  

 
 
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16 Balham Hill, SW12 9EB
 
 
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Mon to Thu 11am-12am, Fri & Sat 11am-1am, Sun 12pm-10.30pm | Food: Mon to Fri 12pm-3.30pm & 6pm-11pm, Sat 12pm-4pm & 6pm-11pm, Sun 12pm-9pm
 
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Main Courses £10.50-£14.50
 

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The AvalonTom Peake, Mark Reynolds and Nick Fox of Renaissance Pubs have taken The George and turned the old pub into a stunning new restaurant and pub. Situated between Clapham and Balham, The Avalon has some great design features - bespoke chandeliers, a stag's head, huge bespoke Victorian mirror taking up the back wall of the dining room and Victorian newspaper illustrations within the tiled walls. The food focuses on the traditional, with dishes like slow-cooked Manuka smoked duck breast served with dandelion salad and French beans, and a 10-hour slow cook lamb shoulder with anchovy and caper sauce. Steak, served with hand cut chips and bernaise sauce, is something of a speciality, with all of its meat hung in-house.

 

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Clapham South Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Balham Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Balham Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Wandsworth Common Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Imperial Road, SW6 | 2.2 miles from The Avalon
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26 Zennor Trade Park, Zennor Rd, Fitzrovia, London SW12 | 8 minutes from The Avalon
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Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.2 miles from The Avalon
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 33 minutes from The Avalon
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66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 2.4 miles from The Avalon
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