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Best Forest Hill Bars & Pubs Guide
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Here is a round-up of the best bars and pubs in Forest Hill, London, SE23. It also includes some bars & pubs on its borders.

Honor Oak (Est 2007)
1 St Germans Road 020 8690 8606
Contact: Jamie
The Honor Oak (previously St Germain’s is located just off the South Circular between Forest Hill and Honor Oak. It offers food and drink in a fashionable setting. Buses 122 & 171.
Opening hours
Mon- Thurs 12:00-c23:00
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Dartmouth Arms
7 Dartmouth Road 020 8488 3117
The Dartmouth Arms is one of Forest Hill’s oldest pubs dating back to the building of the Croydon Canal. Refurbished in 2004 it is more a Gastropub with good food and wine than a Bar or Pub (their website has no beer page!). Next to Forest Hill Station.
Opening hours
Mon - Thurs: 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat: 12:00 - 01:00
Sun : 12;00 - 23:00
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Question Bar
45-47 Dartmouth Road 020 8699 5686
Good value bar serving food and drink. Lager beers, wine and cocktails. Family fare (burgers, pizzas etc) plus Children’s menu. 5 minutes from Forest Hill Station.
Opening hours
Sun-Thurs: 16:00-00:00
Fri-Sat: 12:00-01:00
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Devonshire Rd

 Forest Hill Road

Honor Oak Park
Kirkdale Road

The HOB (Est 2004)
7 Devonshire Road 020 8291 2225
Contact: Emma & Ron
The HOB was previously The Hobgoblin. It has live music and is famous for its Comedy Nights (which started originally at the East Dulwich Tavern). Bar has real ales. Pub quiz on Thurs and Live music on Fridays.
Opening hours
Mon-Thurs: 12:00-00:00
Fri-Sat: 12:00-00:30
Sun: 12;00-23:00
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The Rose (est. 2011)
108 Forest Hill Road,
020 8693 3838
Wines,real ales and spirits. 
Lunch & dinner served
Quiz, Live music, Sports TV. 
Previously the Forest Hill Tavern.

Hop Scotch
72 Honor Oak Park 020 8699 8998
Real ales & wines. Freshly ground coffees, teas, homemade cakes, muffins, freshly baked pastries and locally made cupcakes. Soups, panninis and mezze. Free wi-fi. Open Tues-Thurs: 09:00-19:00, Fri-Sat as a bar. Sun-Mon closedNew florist & giftshop opens
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Perry Hill
Perry Vale
Stanstead Road
Stanstead Road
  All Inn One
53 Perry Vale 020 8699 3311
Contact: Richard
All Inn One (formerly The Foresters Arms) is a well-regarded bar located in Forest Hill opposite the Forest Hill train station (due to be served by the new East London Railway). It provides food, drink, live music (Sat) and sports and a beer garden.
Opening hours
Mon - Thurs: 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat: 12:00 - 01:30am
Sun : 12;00 - 23:30
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Railway Telegraph
112 Stanstead Road 020 8699 6644
Contact: Pamela
The Railway Telegraph is situated on the South Circular in Forest Hill, South East London. There are comfortable bars with a range of Shepherd Neame's fine ales and lagers. 10 minutes from Forest Hill Satation as well as home cooked bar food. Darts & pool table.
Opening hours
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Forest Hill Hotel
41 Stanstead Road, 020 8699 0677
Five minutes from Forest Hill Railway station and off the South Circular this traditional pub offers a friendly welcome.

Opening times, prices and other information are liable to change

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