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The Grumpy Mole

Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
+44 20 8394 2000
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mole” (20 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on spec as we were on our way back from the Royal Marsden hospital and although we planned to eat out we had no idea what time it would be, so hadn't booked. We had already tried a pub up the road which...More

Thank TravellaDachsund
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely Sunday roast, great wine and gorgeous scenery, what more do you want in a venue. Can't wait to come back.

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've heard very good things about this place so was excited to go for a birthday meal. I have to say I was disappointed! the service was very slow 3hrs for 8 mains and 8 desserts. The roast dinner was average and over priced. The...More

Thank dempseyh
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been here quite a few times for lunch now. Staff are brilliant, super polite, friendly and accommodating and food is good. Don't know anywhere else like this in the area.

Thank eatydrinky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for lunch on a busy Sunday. Extensive menu. My scallops were delicious. The venison Wellington was exceptionally good. The desserts were fabulous too. A bit on the expensive side but such good food. Excellent service too.

Thank KateLondon_9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined today at the Sutton branch, visit here several times a year, normally it's good with pleasant service. Today however fell short of expectations. Service was ok, a mix of waitresses so no consistency. Ordered roast dinners across the table. The gravy is always delicious....More

Thank Martinhelen13
Reviewed 1 week ago

On entering looked like any normal inn, but when shown to restaurant area pleasantly surprised very nice atmosphere, service excellent, food very good, all round lovely meal will visit again.

Thank Irene950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this establishment before and was slightly dissapointed with the quality of some of the food served , but might have been a bit 'picky' as had better before here and at another one at Tadworth. Ordered a burger with an ordinary bun...More

Thank Visitor2012-12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a mornings bracing walk in Nonsuch Park a little lunch seemed in order. Having heard good things about The Grumpy Mole, or Inn on the Park as it also appears to be named, and as it was nearby, we decided to give it a...More

Thank KathIan999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last year for afternoon tea with my family and American best friend! We all loved it! Plenty of food too, huge portion, and welcoming service! Cannot wait to return!

Thank LucyKateFrancis
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi I'm looking to book my mums 80th birthday in June for a Saturday lunchtime for up to 20 people, I'm concerned about the disabled access for those two members of the party needing this assistance? Also is there still time to book! Thank you!
23 March 2017|
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Response from Grumpy M | Property representative |
Hi 1gillymp, Thank you for contacting us! We have access to the building from the side via a ramp. We also have Disabled toilets. I would suggest booking quite quickly for this booking which is advisable over the phone... More
Do you do vouchers
21 November 2016|
Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
I do t work there. So I'm not sure if they do
Is there a bar area to have a pre-dinner drink ?
3 August 2016|
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Response from Phillip A | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a good bar area for a drink ahead of a meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ewell Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Sutton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8394 2000
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