The Shrub and Shutter

Restaurant and Bar

336 Coldharbour Lane


Address: 336 Coldharbour lane, Brixton, SW9 8QH.
Contact number: 02073260643

Following the success of their drinks consultancy, ‘Salts of the Earth,’  Chris Edwards and Dave Tregenza are proud to introduce ‘The Shrub & Shutter,’ a restaurant and cocktail bar open since Sept 2014 at 336 Cold Harbour Lane in Brixton.

We’re currently serving up an innovative menu of modern British cuisine from pop-up duo ‘Boustead & Bidois’, alongside an exciting drinks programme of fresh bespoke cocktails and our own take on classics, all created with local, seasonal and homemade ingredients.

Sunday 28th May – 1pm until 11pm
Monday 29th May – 1pm until 5pm
Reserve on OpenTable or by email. Links below.

Nominated for Imbibe Personality of the Year award (2017 – result pending!)
Design My Night – Best cocktail list (2016/17)
Time Out Love London Awards – Brixton’s best bar (2016)
Open Table Diners award (2015)

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Opening Times:

monday – closed
tuesday 5pm – 11pm
wednesday 5pm – 12am
thursday 5pm – 12am
friday 5pm – 2am
saturday 5pm – 2am
sunday – Closed

Dinner reservations only.
Book for dinner via our OpenTable link below 

Or, for reservations of 6+ guests, please email us directly at to book.

Groups of 6 and under, walk ins only. (First come first served!)

If you’re a large group in for just drinks, please email us on the above address to check availability. (We count large as 6+)

Credit card details required for tables of 4 or more in order with our no show policy. If you fail to arrive for your reservation without letting us know in advance, your card will be charged £10 a cover. Or… just let us know in advance and then its less awkward for everyone.

Private Hire:
No room hire charge, minimum spend applies.
Back room seats a maximum of 40 for dinner, or 100 for standing (canapés available)
Front Bar has a capacity of 20 max (standing room) for drinks only
Whole venue hire also available.
Previous events include birthdays, wedding dinners, photo shoots and as a filming location.
Email us for more information at

Menus & Events

New kitchen residency!
New Pop-up ‘Boustead and Bidois’ have joined the Shrub team.

With residencies at the  Opera Tavern and Pitt Cue under their belt they’ve found their way to Brixton. The chef duo is a partnership between chefs Chris Boustead & Tomas Bidois who met working together in London last year. Expect modern British dishes using seasonal produce, teamed with some Shrub style cocktail pairings.

See a sample menu below:
(please note that there may be changes due to seasonal availability)

Sample cocktail menu below (we also have daily changing specials)



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