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Cat's Back

(formerly Forester Arms; Brush)

86-88 Point Pleasant
Wandsworth
SW18 1NN

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Opening Times

Regular

Mondayclosed
Tuesday4.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday4.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday4.00 pm - Midnight
Friday1.00 pm - 1.00 am
Saturday1.00 pm - 10.30 pm
Sunday1.00 pm - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon
5 - 10 Tue - Thu
1 - 4, 6 - 10 Fri & Sat
1 - 5 Sun

About the Pub

Small backstreet local close to the river, renamed in the 1990s after a lost cat who returned. Acquired and refurbished by Harvey's in 2012 and now parading Harvey’s windows and fascia, it is Harvey's second London pub (15 years after they took over the Royal Oak in Borough, SE1) and a good addition to Wandsworth. Under new management since June 2021. There’s a veranda along the back, and a function room upstairs.

All the bric-a-brac from a previous era has gone but it still retains its warm, intimate atmosphere with comfortable sofas to help ensure an enjoyable visit. Four real ales are available from Harvey's plus an occasional guest. The pub offers live music (mostly blues and folk) on the first Thursday of the month, film screenings every other Thursday, starting at 8pm, as well as a poker night each Wednesday. If the pub and beer were not enough, the food offering is excellent, especially Sunday lunch.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Harvey's IPA
  • Harvey's Old Ale
  • Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Harvey's --seasonal--

Beers from Harvey's range and occasional guests.

Source: National

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    12-3 Tuesday to Saturday; 12.30-6.30 Sun.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    6-10 Mon-Sat.

  • Garden Garden

    One bench on pavement at front and rear patio with chairs and tables.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Host for annual Wandsworth fringe; poker night; life drawing; quiz night; cycling club. Contact for details.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Jazz and Blues evenings.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • WiFi Wifi

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Cat's Back

86-88 Point Pleasant
Wandsworth
SW18 1NN

Sat Nav Reference

51.46184, -0.1995

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Bus Routes (160m)

37, 39, 170, 220, 270

Nearby Station (850m)

Wandsworth Town

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (850m)

East Putney

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Cat's Back

86-88 Point Pleasant
Wandsworth
LONDON
SW18 1NN

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Cask Marque Accredited
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station
  • Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

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