The Crooked Well is an award winning Gastro Pub with function & dining rooms in the heart of Camberwell. Our drinks list of classic cocktails, local beers and handpicked wines is sure to quench your thirst. And whether you are looking for a light bite or a full slap-up meal, our seasonal menu of family-style sharing dishes & European classics will fit the bill.

Mon, Tues & Wed Bar 17:00pm – 11pm

Kitchen 18.30-21.30

Thursday – Friday Bar 12.30pm – 00:00pm

Kitchen 12.30-14.45 & 18.30-22.00

BBQ Tuesday to Sunday Early afternon till late

Saturday Bar 11.00am – 00:00pm

Kitchen 11.30-14.45 & 18.30-22.00

Sunday 12.30pm – 11:00pm

Kitchen 12.30-21.00

free activity pack & drink for your little ones when you join us for a drink or dining with us


Calendar & News

What’s On

It's BBQ TimeTuesday to Sunday mid afternoon till late
MondaysBYO - Bottles or Bubbles
WednesdaysSteak Night - 50% off our dry aged Picanha steak
Sundays - Roast & BBQAll Day Roasts 12.30-9pm
Thursdays to SaturdaysFree glass of prosecco with early bookings
Cocktail Happy HourCocktail Happy hour 5pm-7pm Monday to Sunday
SaturdaysBottomless Prossecco 12.30-3pm

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Please note that during our busiest periods we may have to operate 2 restaurant sittings, allowing 2 hours for 2-4 guests & 2.5 hours for 5-6, see group bookings for larger tables

  • Private Dining
  • Weddings
  • Exclusive Use
  • Meetings
  • Booking Form


Semi private room
20 – 40 capacity standing for buffets & drinks receptions
10 – 32 capacity seated for private dining

Upstairs is the Red Room, one of two spaces. With its chandeliers, deep red curtains and private bar, it is a luxurious enclave perfect for business or pleasure. Suitably impressive for clients & colleagues and intimate enough for friends and loved ones. Seating from 12 to 32, this rooms offers great versatility and is great for birthdays & weddings. Up to 22 guests can be sat around one large table or up to 32 spread across 2 long tables, side by side banquet style.
You’ll have your own bar, music, toilets & of course staff to look after you, all with no extra room hire charge.


Open plan room with view of the kitchen
12 – 22 capacity standing for buffets
& drinks receptions
12 – 16 capacity sitting for private dining
Room with view of the kitchen

Our Green Room boasts exciting views into the kitchen, where guests can see the Chef at work, with beautiful period features and a huge arch window looking out on to Grove Lane.

This is the smaller of the 2 rooms available upstairs but no less charming. Perfect for dining for up to 16, this room suits the more intimate dinner with friends.

We don’t believe in adding £££ when we hear ”wedding”. The arrangement is the same whatever the reason you want to join us.

Great food served family style and friendly attentive service from enquiry  to the final drink of the night will leave you and your guests impressed. Final numbers and orders only a few weeks before, and an experienced team on side makes organising your very special day effortless. We’ll even decorate for you! Honest minimum spends, and Jen dedicated to your wedding from start to finish, we do the more intimate city wedding beautifully.

The Crooked Well in it’s entirety is able to accommodate up to 100 guests and is ideal for all events, most perfectly a great wedding reception space, ideally located 5 minutes walk away from Peckham Registry Office, St Giles Church  or the beautifully unique licensed wedding spot The Asylum.

It is hired out on a competitive minimum spend agreement, dependent on length of time needed and time of year, with a one off £800 private usage charge.

Or indeed whether it’s any other private celebration, a decadent business dinner, or a product launch The Crooked Well is well located with good transport links, and most importantly has an experienced and dedicated team committed to delivering the best for your occasion.

The Red Room can accommodate up to 22 guests for a boardroom style meeting. TV with HDMI port & projector with a screen available. Tea/coffee/juice & chilled tap water included in £5/head hire charge.
Lunch can be ordered on arrival to make sure your meal is ready as soon as you break for lunch. Can be served in the Red Room, or for a change of scenery in the restaurant downstairs.

Tea, coffee, juices & light snacks
lunch available in the red room, the green room adjacent to the red room or in the restaurant

Group Bookings

We have two beautifully decorated private rooms on the first floor available for group bookings. Perfect for all occasions; from private dinners to wedding receptions and everything in between, we have also hosted book launches, fundraisers, retirement dos and birthday parties.

Please note: due to health and safety we cannot accept children’s parties (over 1 years old) in the private space.

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The Crooked Well
16 Grove Lane

The Crooked Well
16 Grove Lane

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