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The Pub is cosy, warm and inviting with two bars and dates back to 1787.

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The Exquisite Bistro & Function Room with a fantastic wine list, real ales…

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Sunday Roast available in the Pub, Bistro and Garden.

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Function Room Hire Chislehurst

The Bistro offers Private Function Hire throughout the year for up to 40 with a buffet or 24 as a sit down.  It has its own bar where we offer a quality selection of wines, beers, lagers & spirits. its perfect for Xmas celebrations, Birthdays, Christenings, Weddings, Wakes, etc.

For more information on booking The Bistro either for a meal or function, please call us on 020 3605 7899 or email us: imperialarms@sky.com.

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The Imperial Arms, Old Hill, Chislehurst

The Imperial Arms is an outstanding Gastropub, Bistro and Function Room based in Chislehurst. It was refurbished to a very high standard by family member, Interior Designer, Martyn Lawrence Bullard and features in his TV programme Million Dollar Decorators.

The Pub is cosy, warm and inviting with two bars and dates back to 1787. The Library Bar and the Catherine Bar, named after the Mistress of Napoleon 111 who stayed here when he was exiled to Chislehurst in 1870. The Bistro is housed in the Original Coach House in the grounds of the Garden and this is available to hire for functions as well as being a restaurant from Thursday to Sunday.

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Latest News

November Update

Hi there We are happy to tell you that our Xmas decorations are now up in the Pub and the Bistro and we hope you noticed the extra effort we have made this year as a nod to last year's 'lost' Xmas. We will be opening the Bistro from Monday the 12th December from 12...

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August Update

Hi there It's Fish Friday and Seafood Saturday time of the week. If you want to book outside in the garden and the weather is inclement as it has been this week, we can accommodate 6 people happily under the huge umbrella as long as its not torrential rain. These...

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July 2021 Update

Hi there Hope you all keeping safe and well. Next Thursday, 8th July, we will be hosting a Vegan Feast in the Bistro from 6.30. Its a delicious 3 course menu, with a vegan and organic glass of wine, lager, cider or ale for just £25. Booking is essential and we do urge...

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