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There are a variety of places to eat and drink in Richmond upon Thames from gastro pubs to hidden restaurants in the little lanes, all brimming with unique character, good vibes and delicious food.

Enjoy alfresco dining in Church Street, Twickenham or let your worries drift away in one of our wine bars along the River Thames. If you prefer Afternoon Tea you can enjoy a quintessential English experience at The Petersham, The Original Maids of Honour or at Petersham Nurseries

Sit by the river and soak in all the beauty of the River Thames whilst enjoying a delicious meal, later explore the quieter streets in the villages across the borough. We promise, it won't disappoint. 

Did you know that Richmond upon Thames is home to Twickenham Fine Ale Brewery, Jawbone Brewery and Teddington Cheese – why not try something local?

Top spots to add to your list:

-The Turk's Head

28 Winchester Road, St Margarets, London, TW1 1LF

Best Urban/City Pub, the Great British Pub Awards

-Napoli On The Road

12 Red Lion Street, Richmond, London, TW9 1RW

Founder and head chef of Napoli On The Road, Michele Pascarella, was awarded the coveted Global Pizza Maker of the Year 2023

-The White Swan, Twickenham

Riverside, Twickenham, London, TW1 3DN

In The Standard's 50 best pubs in London


86 Hill Rise, Richmond, London, TW10 6UB

Time and Leisure Magazine announced Swagat in their top 10 spots for the best curry!

Upcoming supper clubs:

Sri Lankan Supper Club

Catalunya Supper Club

Murcia Supper Club

Extremadura Supper Club

Galicia Supper Club

Basque Supper Club

Balearic Supper Club

Comunidad de Madrid Supper Club

Castilla y Leon Supper Club


In Richmond upon Thames there is an excellent choice of accommodation to suit all budgets, ranging from B&Bs to self-catering and holiday apartments.


The Petersham Hotel Richmond

Nightingale Lane, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6UZ

Extend your Weekend

Stay on a Saturday night and receive 50% off Sunday night!
*Subject to availability. Selected Sundays throughout 2024.

Stay 3 pay 2

Selected dates throughout 2024

On selected dates throughout 2024 enjoy an additional night complimentary when booking
for 2 nights.
*First night must be either be a Sunday, Monday or Tuesday.

Bingham Riverhouse

61-63 Petersham Road, Richmond, TW10 6UT

Easter Family Escape


1 night stay in a large or best river room to accommodate extra beds for the little ones

Riverhouse breakfast the next morning

A Family ticket to Kew gardens (based on 2 adults & 2 children)

Richmond Hill Hotel

144-150 Richmond Hill Richmond-upon-Thames Surrey TW10 6RW

£150 stay to mark 150 years

Come and celebrate this milestone with us and enjoy a stay for up to two people for just £150. There are only 150 rooms at this rate though so get in quick! 

Harbour Hotel Richmond

152 - 158 Richmond Hill, Richmond Upon Thames, London, TW10 6RP

Stay Longer, Save More

Stay for three nights or more and save up to 20% on select nights.

Sunday Night Getaway

Ease into Monday morning with up to 30% off Dinner, Bed & Breakfast.

The Lensbury

Broom Road, Teddington, London, TW11 9NU

Easter Escape

Save this spring with our special offer for a two-night break with an added Easter treat...

The Mitre, Hampton Court

Hampton Court Rd, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9BN

Stay and Dine

From £200

Stay overnight with us and receive a credit of £90 to spend on dinner during your stay and a Bottle of Bubbles.


The White Swan Twickenham
Public House
White Swan

The White Swan is a traditional free house right on the banks of the River Thames in Twickenham.

Swagat Indian
Restaurant - Indian
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Great restaurant with excellent management and staff. The chef's impressive provenance, a brilliant atmosphere and fantastic food make Swagat the place to eat out in Richmond.

The Turk's Head
Restaurant - Pub
Restaurant front

Whether you are after a quiet pint, delicious meal or barrels of laughter, The Turk's Head is your perfect local.

Napoli On The Road
Restaurant - Pizza
Napoli On The Road Pizza

Award Winning Pizzeria!

The Petersham Hotel
Exterior View of Petersham Hotel

The Petersham is a stunning privately owned 4-star hotel, proudly overlooking the River Thames and surrounding Petersham Meadows.

Bingham Riverhouse
A picture of a room in Bingham Hotel

Standing by the river in Richmond Upon Thames is Bingham Riverhouse, the critically acclaimed restaurant, hotel and private members club. Situated in a beautifully restored Grade II listed Georgian townhouse, offering exquisite panoramic views across the Thames, Bingham Riverhouse is a stylish urban retreat providing both the village atmosphere of Richmond and easy access to central London. Our restaurant Steven Edwards at Bingham Riverhouse, led by Head Chef Steven Edwards, winner of the 6th season of Masterchef: The Professionals, expertly creates natural, modern British cuisine using the finest, locally sourced seasonal, sustainable ingredients.

Richmond Harbour Hotel
Spa Hotel
A picture of a room in  Richmond Harbour Hotel

Set in an elegant 18th-century mansion with its own garden, this polished hotel is within walking distance of Richmond Park and is a mile from the shops and train station of Richmond town centre.

The Lensbury

A fantastic Riverside Resort located on the banks of the River Thames.

The Mitre Hotel Hampton Court

A refined yet relaxed boutique hotel on the banks of the River Thames next to Hampton Court Palace.



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