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Dinner at The Antelope, Tooting

Last week we finally picked up the keys to our first house in London. It has been a few months of a lot of stress, but it has all been worth it in the end!  After picking up the keys, we thought we’d try out a local pub/restaurant for dinner. We don’t know Tooting very well yet, so it’s exciting to be able to explore a new area and find out what culinary treats it has in store. So far I’ve only been to Chicken Shop, which I wrote about previously here. We decided to try The Antelope, a 10 minute walk from our new house. We’d been in before for a quick drink and it seemed like your typical pub. We weren’t expecting that much from the food but we ended up being very surprised! The dining area of The Antelope is separate from the drinking sections of the pub, with lots of dark wood, quirky plates and candles. Again, we were expecting the menu to be quite basic (burgers and so on) but …