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) #6,086 of 18,119 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ International, ,
12 Balham Station Road, London SW12 9SG, England
+44 20 8772 6556
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
International, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Balham Station Road, London SW12 9SG, England
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Horrible DJ who seems to be trying to play a quota of songs instead of actually playing to entertain a crowd. The bar staff are slow and clumsy. Great venue but needs to address these areas...

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a good bottomless brunch. Great food and excellent service. Stephie was an absolutely amazing hostess and had the best time!

Thank LouiseB1990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a bottomless brunch and had a lovely morning sitting outside in the sunshine. I think the weather helped to soften the negative aspects of the Exhibit though. If we'd had to sit inside, we maybe wouldn't have enjoyed it as much. Pros:...More

Thank L_Hazell
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Had the bottomless brunch with the team from work, fantastic visit, Jack who served us was on top form all afternoon and put up with all our requests (and harassment)! Only criticism would be the eggs were a little cool, but I appreciate not easy...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We came across this place by chance because we wanted to go to a shop in Balham in south-west London. We thought we would have a brunch-were very pleased that we did.. Although it faces a car park, the restaurant has a front and upper...More

Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A group of 5 us wondered down to the Exhibit Sunday morning with a hearty brunch in mind. At first glance the prices seemed fair and we made our order of several different egg based dishes and one plain croissant from the 'daily pastries' selection....More

1  Thank Madison A
GregHu77, General Manager at Exhibit, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Hi Madison, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I am very concerned that your experience fell below standard on this occasion, please accept our sincere apologies. I would love to discuss the matter in more detail in person, please drop me...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

15 of us had bottomless brunch yesterday to celebrate my birthday - we had a fantastic time. Pre-ordering and paying in advance was a brilliant way to minimise hassle on the day and staff were really helpful and responsive via email about this. Food was...More

Thank klmckay
GregHu77, General Manager at Exhibit, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Hi Kim, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great 5 star review! Its always great to know that you had a fantastic time. It was a pleasure looking after you all and we look forward to seeing you down with us...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome for a birthday bottomless brunch!! And Minnie is the best waitress ever!! It is the best!!

Thank Georgie C
GregHu77, General Manager at Exhibit, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Hi Georgie, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review. Minnie is indeed a diamond... We are lucky to have her with us :) Looking forward to seeing you down at The Exhibit again soon. Very best, Greg Hughes General Manager

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Cafe/Bistro in Balham, oh So Kool in the best possible way. Popped in for coffee which became brunch An exquisite Lamb filled dumpling. Polite efficient service , great coffee. It's mid price but well worth every penny. Highly recommend .

Thank Frankstylist
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We had Sunday lunch today. We had Sunday roast and it's probably the best Sunday roast I've had in this area. The food was plentiful, hot, tasty and nicely presented. The service was the friendliest I have experienced. Without exception, everyone was helpful and friendly...More

Thank ch0206
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, I have tried to find a way to contact you as I am deaf so I will not be able to hear on the phone. Can I have your email address?
10 April 2016|
Response from Anthony D |
Hi, The best address to use would be... info @ theexhibit. co .uk. (Tripadvisor doesn't let you send email addresses for some reason which is why the address is formatted with the spaces, don't use them when sending your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
International, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Balham Station Road, London SW12 9SG, England
  • Public Transportation: Balham Tube and Train station 30 seconds away.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8772 6556
  • E-mail
The Exhibit is an all day drinking + eating hub with an ever changing programme of events + flexible spaces for hire. Think of us as a youth club for adults - an informal creative space with drinks, food, art, comedy, cinema + more.
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