15 The Pavement,
Clapham Oldtown, London SW4 0HY
Tel. 0207 622 4165
Food type: Modern British/ European
Nearest tube: Clapham Common
Website: The Dairy
The Dairy in Clapham has been one of the restaurants on my go-to list for a while. Chef Robin Gill has an impressive CV with stints at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saison (classical training) and Noma (modern, Nordic BS). The restaurant has received plenty of positive reviews and is very popular with the locals. Plus it had been hyped up a fair bit by a fellow foodie friend of mine.
The dining room is very simple oozing a hip and cool feel about it. There is an open kitchen where you can see the chefs at work. The wooden tables are very rustic with no table cloth in site. On each table is an empty bottle with some shrubbery/ flowers as decor. Any more rustic, and you would think that you are eating in the forest. Continue reading