The Imperial Arm Pub is open from 12 till 11 Monday to Saturday and 12 till10.30 Sundays. Serving food from 12 till 9pm Monday to Saturday and 12.30 till 6 Sundays. The Courtyard Wine Bar Restaurant is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7 till 11, Saturday and Sunday from 12.30 till 6pm where you can choose to have our famous roast dinner in either the Pub or the Wine Bar. You can book tables at both on the widget below – just select the restaurant you want or call us on 0203 605 7899.
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outdoor Seating
- Families and Children Welcome
About Imperial Arms Pub and Courtyard Bistro
The Imperial Arms Chislehurst – Family run Pub and Courtyard Bistro and Function room, with outstanding food, the finest wines & real ales is an exceptional Gastropub. Recommended in CAMRA's 2019 Good Beer Guide, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018 & Cask Marque accredited 2018. The Function Room is available for hire holding up to 45 for a buffet or 24 for a sit down. Please call to discuss any needs you may have.
It completed a fun starting with a caves visit good food great beer. Made my friends very happy, and made the visitors from Baldock very happy.
Very nice food, but did think was quite expensive. On booking I asked if we could bring our dog and was told not on Sundays and noticed there were two dogs there which was disappointing.
LOOKED AFTER OUR FAMILY GET TOGETHER SUPERBLY (16 HANDED ) THANKS TO ALL THE STAFF
What a lovely pub and a lovely atmosphere. We were looking for a good Sunday Roast and it was rated very well on Trip Advisor. My dinner was a little disappointing with quite fatty lamb and hard roast potatoes. Such a shame as the rest of the experience was great, especially the lovely staff.
Beautiful pub with friendly and attentive staff. Unfortunately the roast dinner was a huge disappointment. Would have got a better roast from a Weatherspoons or a Toby for a fraction of the price. Delicious brownie dessert though. Would definitely pop back for a drink but would give the food a miss next time.
The two ladies who served us were absolutely lovely, so thank you. This time, however, we felt really squeezed in. I have dined with you several times so I know it’s not always the same. There were lots of people standing at the bar - all rather loud men! I guess this is normal in a pub and don’t suppose there is anything you can do, but it just wasn’t that pleasant trying to dine feeling a bit ‘hemmed in’. Superb service and good food - probably will be back just at a quieter time!!
I am so impressed with the food, ambience and service at the imperial arms. In particular I am vegetarian and it ca be difficult to access good pub food. The vegetarian and vegan menu is fabulous - my meat eating friends also chose this here. You can see the effort that has gone into sourcing ingredients for this.
Best nut roast I have ever had!
Good food roast was very nicely presented I had belly of pork good crackling and the roast beef although a bit over done was tasty Good atmosphere nice pint of Guinness and a very nice cheese board that we shared at the end all in all a nice way to spend a Sunday lunch .
Second time dining here. First in the pub second in the Bistro. Both occasions excellent food and friendly service from the owners and their team. Hard to find a good Sunday roast, make sure you book!
We popped by for the veganuary 2020 menu and it did not disappoint! Such care and attention to creating something different and unique... and THAT 'cheese' board and scotch 'egg' were outstanding. Hope that these items are kept on the menu after January
We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and will definitely be coming again.
Don’t change a thing! Love the way it’s kept it’s character!! The great food and service makes it one of the best places to eat in chislehurst
Great meal as always. Thanks
Excellent as always. Everything about this place is amazing. Still full up from yesterday. Thank you for a great time
Food was good but disappointed that there were no fish&chips or Scampi - both off the menue and our table was booked for 6.15. Staff really friendly
Fantastic time with my friends. And the lovely blonde lady who served us was fantastic. Thank you.
Had such a good evening Thankyou
Great food Lovely atmosphere Lovely staff
Not my first time here or my last. Family really enjoyed themselves and the food was excellent as usual. Easily Chislehursts best kept secret. The pub is the right mix of old skool feel with a very very welcoming team. Highly recommend.
Best club sandwich I ever ate xxx
Great Gluten free options
Everything was excellent. It was our 5th year for our xmas meal at the Imperial, 3rd year in the bistro after the first 2 years in the pub. The bistro is so much better for us. We look forward to coming back next xmas.
Enjoyable evening with good food and service. Entertainment was excellent. would recommend.
Food was tasty but we wait an hour from ordering to receiving the food. We did receive a couple of apologies and appreciate it's a busy time of year but regardless, an hour really is too long.