But why bother sweating over a homemade Sunday Lunch when you can get your kicks stress-free? Instead, warm your hands by the fire and fill your stomach with delicious goods at these cosy countryside pubs across the capital.

The Woolpack - Bermondsey

The WoolpackThe Woolpack remains a firm favourite amongst Londoners and it’s easy to see why. Nestled on Bermondsey Street, this quirky little gem is adorned with vintage tiling, a spiral staircase and a menu boasting a mouth-watering selection of locally sourced food. Why not try their King of Roasts – a wild meaty mash-up of mustard-glazed beef sirloin, garlic and thyme chicken and succulent pork belly? Their spinach and butternut squash roast will be sure to go down a storm with the veggies out there, so you can rest assured that no one will miss out here.

Where is it?

98 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3UB​

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The Islington Townhouse

The Islington TownhouseWho says cosy needs to mean small? Set over three floors, the quirky Islington Townhouse is a vibrant pub filled with snug corners, intimate nooks and sofas that are just calling to be cosied up on. With a three-course Sunday Lunch menu featuring all the favourites including a Waveney Valley rolled pork belly and a mouth-watering apple crumble and custard, you’ll be sure to leave here with your stomach suitably stuffed!

Where is it?

13 Liverpool Rd, London, N1 0RW

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The Britannia - Kensington

The BritanniaTucked away just off Kensington’s bustling High Street, The Britannia serves up a cracking roast every Sunday that will be sure to warm you from top to toe. With its wood-panelled walls, real fireplace and comfy brown leather sofas, relax in rustic surroundings whilst enjoying a mountainous serving of Great British pub grub.

Where is it?

1 Allen Street, Kensington, London, W8 6UX

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The Riverside - St George Wharf

Sunday Roast at The Riverside LondonA modern pub with unrivalled views of the Thames, The Riverside know how to spend their Sundays. Think banging roasts, warming tipples and the unbeatable company of family and friends. Stuff your face with roast chicken breast, beef sirloin or beetroot and fennel nut roast and unwind after a day of festive sightseeing in the capital.

Where is it?

Hamilton House, 5 St George Wharf, London, SW8 2LE

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The Clapham North - Clapham

The Clapham NorthWarm yourself amongst exposed brick walls in the company of good pals and tuck into a delicious Sunday Roast at The Clapham North. Enjoy succulent roast beef with all the trimmings or, if you prefer, something a little less traditional like their buttermilk chicken burger. Folk with an even bigger appetite can feast upon their beastly Swingers Roast, ideal for sharing with a fellow meat-lover. This cosy Sunday hub even welcomes dogs, so you can be sure that your furry friend won’t miss out on the festivities this December!

Where is it?

409 Clapham Rd, London, SW9 9BT

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The Lamb - Holborn

The Lamb HolbornSteeped in history, this small Victorian pub will transport you back in time with their old-fashioned, timeless interior. Gather your friends and marvel at their mahogany horseshoe-shaped bar whilst digging into some good quality Great British food. And with their impressive selection of cask and craft beers, you’ll be sure to leave here as merry as can be!

Where is it?

94 Lamb's Conduit Street, Holborn, London, WC1N 3LZ

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Morpeth Arms - Westminster

Sunday Lunch at The Morpeth ArmsWarm yourself this winter in the toasty surroundings of the Morpeth Arms, a traditional hangout nestled along Millbank. And guess what? Nothing says tradition like a good old-fashioned Sunday Roast! Go for a Mega Morpeth Roast and get a stacked plate of smoked pork loin, Angus beef striploin, a double helping of Yorkies and all that other good stuff.  

Where is it?

58 Millbank, Westminster, London, SW1P 4RW

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The Nine Elms Tavern - Vauxhall

The Nine Elms TavernWith its futuristic interior and trendy up-cycled décor, The Nine Elms Tavern is a modern pub that oozes charisma. Known for serving up classic comfort food to the masses, Sundays here consist of melt-in-the-mouth cuts of meat (or nut roast for the veggies), crispy roast potatoes, seasonal veg and of course… Yorkshire puds!

Where is it?

Riverlight Quay, London, SW8 5BP

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