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The Prince of Wales

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23 Bridge Road, East Molesey KT8 9EU, England
+44 20 8979 5561
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Maybe I was just unlucky or the chef was too busy(no real excuse) but my steak meal was awful. It felt like lumps of knotted elastic bands in my mouth! That's when I managed to cut some, there was so many tram lines in it. I cant imagine why the chef would serve a steak like that. He must have... More 

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Thank Jentol57
surrey,united kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The prince of Wales always delivers on every visit I have had with my friends and family. I live about 15 minutes away and have been here numerous times over the years. I came here on Sunday with a table of 8 of us including kids and prams. The staff work very hard to look after everyone. The waiter took... More 

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Hampton Hill, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hate leaving bad reviews but felt I had to say something. Sometimes, a chef can had a bad day and when service is busy on a Sunday with endless Sunday roasts to serve, but everything we had was burnt, soggy or tasted truly horrible. I had mussels as a starter, but they smelt really disgusting and tasted of a... More 

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Thank Tonyhancock1
Oliver E, General Manager at The Prince of Wales, responded to this review

Dear Tony, Many thanks for your insight and I would like to sincerely apologise for the negative experience you had at the Prince of Wales. Having read your review, I am disappointed that you did not enjoy your meals as we pride ourselves on offering wonderfully fresh and appetising food. As you will see from our other reviews we deliver... More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location for a drink or a meal. We came to eat as there was the Vi nation game taking place and despite lot of people, there was so much space. if you do not like rugby, there is even space far from TV. On top of it food was good. Like in any of my first time in a... More 

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Thank JVG2012
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional local pub with divine Sunday lunches. Was very impressed here, that even when the restaurant was packed the staff were still top notch... friendly and welcoming. I had the pidgeon starter which was cooked to perfection (Michelin star can't be far off?!). Whilst I dine around here often, I can honestly recommend no better place for a drink, lunch,... More 

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Thank David C
Oliver E, General Manager at The Prince of Wales, responded to this review

Hi David, Many thanks for your review on our public house. The team here at the Prince of Wales are all delighted that you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you very soon. Regards, Oliver More 

East Molesey, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eaten here quite a few times. The sunday roast is good, the a la carte has some lovely things on and changes regularly. Nice staff and atmosphere.

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Middlesex
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has a lovely wine bar feeling. Separated in to zones, there is low lighting sofas and bare brick walls. Tastefull stools at 3 areas of the bar. A sunken restaurant. We found the staff friendly and extremely efficient. No waiting to be served for ages as in Hampton down the road!

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Thank binky75
Oliver E, General Manager at The Prince of Wales, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and we are very happy you enjoyed your visit to the Prince of Wales. Please bare us in mind if you are in the area again soon. Regards, Oliver More 

Esher, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Top class service at PoW again on Monday evening - Tommo gave me the heads up on the beers - great selection - highly recommended

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Sunbury-on-Thames, null, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Nice pub and good food. Always enjoy our visits. Friendly and welcoming staff and clientele. I like the decor too.

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Thank Karen M
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We were a big group of 23 -24 of us, this was the only place that could take a large party like this, with booking of course. We had a very pleasant and hospitable visit, the star is friendly and polite. The food was AMAZING, Sunday roast at its best!!! I had pork belly with cracklings and it was delicious!... More 

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Oliver E, General Manager at The Prince of Wales, responded to this review

Dear Rosie, Many thanks for taking the time to write your very complimentary review. The whole team are thoroughly pleased you enjoyed your visit and we are glad we could surpass your expectations on that occasion. Regards, Oliver More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Bridge Road, East Molesey KT8 9EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  East Molesey
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8979 5561

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?