Welcome to The Duke. We are your neighbourhood pub. This is our blog. It is a lot like us...creative, laid back, individual and up to date. You'll find the important bits of info you need with a good dose of interesting things you don't need to know but we think you might like to. Enjoy!

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The day we popped up the High Street…

On July 5th, we packed up our pot stand-cum-(just about)mobile bar and headed up the High Street (via a cheeky sarnie pit-stop at The Bungalow caf) for The Wanstead Church School Summer Fete.   Read more…


Fun for hire

We rather enjoyed popping up at The Wanstead Church Fete…’Get’s us out of the house’ as it were.   Read more…

Andrea & Rafael

Warm up for The World Cup final with The Dukebox

Warm up for our big screen, World Cup Final action with Andrea & Rafael from 6pm this Sunday.

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America, *@%K YEAH!

A couple of our customers tipped us off to ‘Creative Grooming’.  It’s not the latest brand of crazy to be sweeping the United States but definitely one worth sharing.

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Russell the Elephant Plant

One of our locals, Russell kindly donated this Amaranth to our garden.  We’ve called him Russell.  If you would like to donate a little piece of your garden to our collection and get a plant named after you please feel free.  They will be in very good company.

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If you have a reason to celebrate or an event to organise we are here to help. Christenings, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, children's parties or just because it’s Friday, we love a knees-up! Call us on 020 8989 0014 and let's party together..

Bring your party to The Duke


Why The Two Pots?

Next week we will be saying goodbye to what has been one of our most popular puds, The Two Pots.  No prizes for guessing why we called it that!  Aside from stating the obvious, The Two Pots is also a rather lovely Chinese proverb so if you have a spare minute read on…

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Join our team

Our team is expanding!  Head over here to find out more.


Got, got, NEED!!

Big screen – check! Sweepstake – check! Caiprinhas – check!

2014 Fifa World Cup Panini sticker book?!  CHECK, CHECK, CHECK!!

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