The Palmerston †

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91 Lordship Lane, SE22 8EP
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OPENING TIMES
Lunch Mon to Fri 12noon-2.30pm Sat 12noon-3pm & Sun 12noon-3pm, Dinner Mon to Sat 7pm-10pm, Sun 7pm-9.30pm
PRICES
Main courses £14.50-£19, Lunch £13 (2 courses), £16.75 (3 courses)

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The PalmerstonAfter eight years as head chef of Bibendum, Jamie Younger brought his cooking talents to The Palmerston (formally The Lord Palmerston) in East Dulwich in 2004. On the corner of the main shopping street, Lordship Lane, and North Cross Road which has a lovely weekend market, The Palmerston is split into 'pub' and 'gastro' with two rooms fulfilling both distinct roles. Partnering with Paul Rigby, owner of The Sea Cow nearby, Younger transformed The Palmerston from a 'spit and sawdust' boozer to this well regarded gastro pub which was hailed as "a saviour of East Dulwich... Bringing the denizens highly accomplished seasonal cooking at decent prices" (The Independent) when it first opened. It's certainly a hit with the young professionals this area is home to. And dishes like grilled English calves liver, 28 day aged beef rib eye steak, confit duck leg with cabbage appeal to those looking for an indulgent (if expensive) meal out. Sister pub The Herne Tavern, also in East Dulwich, is somewhat different and far more family friendly with a large garden where the kids can run around.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Denmark Hill Station
18 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

East Dulwich Railway Station
6 minutes walk
North Dulwich Railway Station
13 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park
16 minutes walk

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Alternative Gastropub nearest The Palmerston

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The Rye Hotel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 11 minutes from The Palmerston
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The Herne Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, SE22 | 13 minutes from The Palmerston
Sister pub to The Palmerston on Lordship Lane, The Herne Tavern is quite a different offering and is ideally suited to families with its large outdoor ... More
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The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 33 minutes from The Palmerston
The winner of the Time Out Award for Best Gastropub 2007 is indeed a truly splendid restaurant, with a short menu of hip modern cuisine made ... More
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Tandoori Nights
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
73 Lordship Lane, SE22 | Same location as The Palmerston
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Veer Zara
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44 Lordship Lane, se22 | 1 minute from The Palmerston
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Dulwich Tandoori
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54 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 1 minute from The Palmerston
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Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 16 minutes from The Palmerston
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Levels 1 to 6 Peckham Town Centre Car Park, 95A Rye Lane, SE15 | 16 minutes from The Palmerston
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
Havil Street, SE5 | 26 minutes from The Palmerston
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Palmerston
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MOCA London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
113 Bellenden Road, SE15 | 13 minutes from The Palmerston
Founded in 1994 as a project based museum, MOCA - or The Museum of Contemporary Art, London - got its first home, in the Bellenden Renewal ... More
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Copeland Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Copeland Road, SE15 | 18 minutes from The Palmerston
A large, partitioned white-walled gallery space within Copeland Park, home to the Bussey Building, the Copeland Gallery is an ideal space ... More
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Rod Barton Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
41-45 Consort Road, SE15 | 18 minutes from The Palmerston
Rod Barton, one of the heads of Julian Opie's studio, runs this gallery which relocated from a Georgian garage in between Clerkenwell and Islington to south ... More
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Shopping near The Palmerston

The best shops and markets near The Palmerston
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JoJo Maman Bebe, Dulwich
London > Shopping >
6 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2 minutes from The Palmerston
JoJo Maman Bébé is a one-stop solution for pregnancy and beyond and offers a wide range of stylish maternity wear, adorable babywear and quirky, original children's ... More
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Hope and Greenwood
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 2 minutes from The Palmerston
Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
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Brick House Bakery East Dulwich
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
1 Zenoria Street, SE22 | 3 minutes from The Palmerston
Famous for its crusty, chewy, slow fermented sourdough, Brick House Bakery supplies bread to top London restaurants including Duck Soup, Salon, Brunswick House, La Fromagerie, Frank's ... More
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Education near The Palmerston

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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2 miles from The Palmerston
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2.7 miles from The Palmerston
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 3 miles from The Palmerston
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
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The Palmerston gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Goose Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Dulwich, SE22 | 5 minutes from The Palmerston
Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
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Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 9 minutes from The Palmerston
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
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Ruskin Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Denmark Hill, SE5 | 18 minutes from The Palmerston
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The Palmerston
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
91 Lordship Lane, SE22 | Same location as The Palmerston
After eight years as head chef of Bibendum, Jamie Younger brought his cooking talents to The Palmerston (formally The Lord Palmerston) in East Dulwich in ... More
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The Rye Hotel
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31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 11 minutes from The Palmerston
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The Herne Tavern
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2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, SE22 | 13 minutes from The Palmerston
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The Palmerston clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Bussey Rooftop Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Fifth Floor Roof, Unit B, Bussey Building, 133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 16 minutes from The Palmerston
Parallel to the famous Frank's Cafe, five storeys upon the roof of the Bussey Building, the Bussey Rooftop Bar sits ... More
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Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 31 minutes from The Palmerston
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
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Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 32 minutes from The Palmerston
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
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The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 2.5 miles from The Palmerston
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
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Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 2.7 miles from The Palmerston
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
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Gallery Road, SE21 | 19 minutes from The Palmerston
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More

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