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.


To pre order our book Doctors Orders, click here.

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)

NEWS: First Aid Box, our cafe and cocktail bar in Herne Hill is open! Click here for more info

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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 online via our Design My Night link below 

Please note that online reservations are for dinner –
For drinks, its walk ins only. See below for more info!

For dinner 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 for 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

 Pop-up ‘Boustead and Bidois’ have joined the Shrub team.

After working at the  Opera Tavern, Pitt Cue and with a residency at Nana’s under their belt they’ve found their way to Brixton. The 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.

For Xmas menus – click here

See a sample  A la carte menu/ prix fixe menu and cocktail 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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