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About Us

Your new pub is up and running!

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Formerly the Mitcham Mint, we duly doff our caps to such a legacy with the new name for our rear Garden ' The Mint Garden'. But to bring the pub into it's next chapter, as we head toward 2020 and beyond, we felt the pub needed a new name to go with a new lease of life. Pubs need people and people need pubs, please support this new chapter and accept our warm Welcome to your new pub, Welcome to The Vale at Streatham

Live Music

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We occasionally host Music and encourage others to do the same. Live Music stirs the soul and only Real Ale, Live Music and the company of others can't be replicated at home nowadays. Get off your devices, off your Sofa's and live like it's 1999 again (or 69,79 or 89 for that matter) Follow us on Facebook to stay in touch with events

Opening Soon. Award Winning Rear Garden 'The Mint Garden'

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Escape the Hustle and Bustle in this  Hidden Oasis that has been transformed from a pub yard to a plush, plant filled area with comfortable seating and a large gazebo, making it perfect for the British seasons, whatever the Weather. Sit down here with friends and forget about the World. 'The Mint Garden' See you there!  

Events

All Sports

Premier League - Champions League

Here at The Vale

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All Sports

Premier League - Champions League

With BT Sports and Sky Sports we will show the games you want to watch on our 50 Inch UHD Screen. And for the big fixtures we bring down the big screen! If you can't be at the Stadium, be at The Vale.  

Here at The Vale

live sport ~ girls night out ~ Food

We show the Big Games on Big HD screens

The Vale is not a Sports Bar, but when we show the Big Games we guarantee to do it better than the rest! 


See Facebook for the schedule and if you can't get to the game, get to the Vale! 

Prosecco, Wines or let the Fun Be-Gin!

If the Mums are meeting for a drink or three, then we will make you right at home here at The Vale. Call us and we'll not only reserve a space especially for you, we'll give you table service all evening!

Fresh Food...we Cater for you!

Cooked here at The Vale, we can cater for couples, families or parties for Birthdays and general Celebrations. 


We specialise in Funeral receptions with a service that ensures you pay due respect to your loved ones and Celebrate their Life. 

funeral receptions - Christenings - birthday parties

FUNERALS: Here at The Vale we specialise in Funeral Receptions and work closely with the local Funeral Directors, the Churches and South London Crematorium (just 3 minutes away by car) to assist with the Celebration of the Life of your loved one. 

We understand each funeral is unique and personal to you and we can tailor the day to your wishes and ensure you, your family and friends are catered for with a Buffet and Drinks to suit. 


For your convenience we attach a small booklet that you can download and print if you wish. Whether a Funeral Director or a loved one, we welcome any calls to discuss your requirements Call: 0203 674 0060


CHRISTENINGS: We love a good Christening here at The Vale, let us look after you, your family and friends with a tailored buffet, free jugs of squash for the little ones and a great Welcome await! 


BIRTHDAY PARTIES: 25 or 65? We can host a great party for you at The Vale, speak to us in advance and we will do our best to fit with your plans - whether it's a Surprise party, a planned sit-down meal or just a good ol' gathering - you choose and we'll serve up a Party for the Birthday boy or girl. 

Our History

 THE AREA: 

 For well over a thousand years, the parish of Streatham has seen the ebb and flow of human activity. Beginning with the scattered settlements of Saxon farmers and culminating in the suburban developments of the 19th century, history has endowed Streatham with a worthy past, a tapestry embroidered with an array of events and highlighted by the noble, rich and famous.  For several centuries there was little here but fields, the River Graveney and a track connecting Mitcham with Norwood. The 'Vale' in Streatham Vale is though to derive from the fields or 'Vales' that used to be plentiful, many of which would harvest Peppermint, Watercress & Lavender.

INDUSTRY:

These crops would create a thriving  herbal industry, each of which is of course still used in Herbal infusions today. The peppermint or Mitcham Mint became renowned the world over.   

THE PUB:

During the 1960s, the building was used as an off-licence and general store. In 1969, it was converted into a small pub, developing a reputation for friendliness and no-nonsense service. During the 1970s, the Mint also had a novel claim to fame- in order to tackle the growing problem of graffiti in the gents toilets, it became the first pub to introduce blackboards in the Gents. These literary efforts took the form of dodgy poems and daily racing tips! Look out for there return post-refurb. The origin of the new pub name quite obviously lies in the Streatham Vale name and is a nod to the history of the Area and the Pub, ensuring the Lavender and Peppermint heritage lives on for many more centuries yet and enhanced with our award winning 'Mint Garden'

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Don't Just Read About Us

Many before have been a part of our History, become a part of our Future, See you at The Vale!

The Vale at Streatham

1a Lilian Road, Streatham Vale, London, SW16 5HN, United Kingdom

02036740060

Hours

Mon

12:00 – 23:00

Tue

12:00 – 23:00

Wed

12:00 – 23:00

Thu

12:00 – 23:00

Fri

12:00 – 00:00

Sat

12:00 – 00:00

Sun

12:00 – 22:30