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Chelsea Pig

(formerly Pig's Ear, Front Page)

35 Old Church Street
Chelsea
LONDON
SW3 5BS

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 3,5 - 10 Mon - Fri
12 - 10 Sat
12 - 9 Sun

About the Pub

Converted, at some stage, from a multi-room pub into one with a single space wrapped around an 'L'-shaped bar, the Pig's Ear is light and airy. The wood panelling has been painted, but the floor stripped and sealed. The red ceiling enhances the tiffany shades over the bar counter, itself panel-fronted and metal-topped. The back bar is of oak and there is a lovely fireplace, used in appropriate weather. The upstairs dining room has a more traditional feel about it; the panelling has been left varnished and a magnificent fireplace and large mirror dominate the room.

The Pig's Ear is a deservedly popular pub, one of the small London-based Union Bars grouping. It is noted for its French influenced British food. There is a bargain limited choice lunch menu during the week.

Historic Interest

The pub dates back to the late 17th century when it was named the Black Lion. Peninsular War hero John Moore "quaffed the unadulterated beverage of malt and hops" here. By 1820 it boasted a bowling green and a tea garden. The present pub was rebuilt in 1892.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • London Beer Factory Pig's Ear pale ale

Changing Beers

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • London Beer Factory Chelsea Blonde
  • Sambrook's --varies--
  • Wimbledon --varies--

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Pavement standing space until 8pm.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Upstairs - 44 seated covers or 50 standing.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Board games.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

    Upstairs.

  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Pavement standing space until 8pm.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Terrestial.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Chelsea Pig

35 Old Church Street
Chelsea
LONDON
SW3 5BS

Sat Nav Reference

51.484279, -0.172324

Transport

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

Nearby Bus Routes (250m)

Various

Closest Station (1550m)

Imperial Wharf

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (1250m)

South Kensington

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