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Counter Culture

15 The Pavement, Clapham, London, SW4 0HY

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Main course: £8
Food spend: £28
Opening hours
Tuesday to Friday: 18:00 - 22:45
Saturday: 17:00 - 22:45.

Lovely experience, brilliant food - super tasty and fun to try everything on the menu, amazing night!

Georgia 18 September 2018
from London

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Sister restaurant of highly acclaimed The Dairy, Counter Culture is a laidback snack bar overlooking Clapham Common. The best of the season’s produce is picked, fermented, cured and bottled, and served alongside meat, fish and vegetables to create delicious, simple snacks.

The Counter Culture menu is short but packed with flavour. Tuck into the likes of sour potato flat bread, with nduja, and cultured cream, beef tartare with bone marrow salad cream and caviar, or lamb kebab with pickled cabbage and a steamed bun. Sweet treats like strawberry and limoncello trifle round off the menu.

An intimate setting, wooden tables sit in view of the open kitchen. Large windows looking out onto the common add to the relaxed atmosphere.

Showcasing the dedication to produce that has seen The Dairy awarded such high praise, Counter Culture Clapham sits seconds from Clapham Common Tube Station.

Counter Culture

15 The Pavement, Clapham, London, SW4 0HY

Contact +44 2081917960

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Customer reviews for Counter Culture

4.8 ((((( (based on 180 reviews)
97% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (140)
  • trendy (118)
  • romantic (85)
  • value (48)
  • lunch (27)
  • al fresco (19)
  • private dining (17)
  • entertainment (12)
  • luxury (9)
  • business (2)
  • views (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • large parties (1)
  • ((((* 21 September 2018 by Ben from London

    Lovely staff, food good but no fireworks - possibly a minor reflection on the Caribbean menu this month. Would definitely come back to see what's up next.

  • ((((( 18 September 2018 by Georgia from London

    Lovely experience, brilliant food - super tasty and fun to try everything on the menu, amazing night!

  • ((((( 13 September 2018 by Alicia from London

    Thank you Counter Culture for a delicious meal. The service was amazing and it was such a great experience to sit at the bar and watch the chef work. The rum cocktails were another highlight. I cant wait for when they move onto America!

  • ((((( 9 September 2018 by Laura from LONDON

    Delicious food, lovely atmosphere. Unique place.

  • ((((( 8 September 2018 by Chris from London

    Great Modern take on Caribbean food. Rum Cake & sardine dish best. Possibly bit of rice & peas take could be added.Top service

  • ((((( 15 August 2018 by Jo from Market Harborough

    We really enjoyed our meal at counter culture. What we particularly liked was the passion and care that the chef and front of house showed about the food and creating a great experience. Loved all the Southern French dishes except the snails which didnt work for us. Really like that its a BYO too as it makes it more affordable on a regular basis. Keep up the good work !

  • ((((( 15 August 2018 by Arek from London

    Very attractively priced, tasty food. Plus BYOB and nice ambience. It is therefore a shame that, whilst carefully designed, the six course tasting menu is incompatible (but easily fixable!) with the 1.5hr booking slots.

  • ((((( 4 August 2018 by Chris from London

    Very interesting menu ( South of France ) with terrific range of wines & great service

  • ((((* 3 July 2018 by Sabrina from london

    amazing food, great service

  • (((** 18 June 2018 by Gil from Tel Aviv

    Food is good but the menu is very limited

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