The Dukes Head, Putney

£200 for venue hire
Up to 80
Exclusive Use
Wedding license
Riverside Grand Victorian grade II listed building, the Duke’s Head echoes with history, style and laughter, and has a brilliant array of gorgeous spaces available for any part of your special day.
Features & Capacity
Venue Type
Pub / Restaurant
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
09:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM
Late Night Extension Available
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Open Flame Permitted
Water View
Ceremony and Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Sound System Available
Wedding License
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
Asian Catering
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
  • Maximum Price
  • £200
  • Minimum Price Per Head
  • £36
  • Maximum Price Per Head
  • £55
  • Minimum Number of Guests
  • 20
Post wedding reception
Jun 2017
A happy couple
We had a post wedding reception dinner in the Connaught room for 45 people which Sofia had helped us organise. We were able to choose ou... 

Huge thank you!
May 2017
A happy couple
Lesley and I would like to say a huge thank you to you and your team for all the hard work you put into making our wedding on Saturday s... 

Second to none
Nov 2016
A couple's parents
Our son and his new wife got married here. The service was second to none and nothing was too much trouble. The ceremony was held on the... 

Fab day!
Oct 2016
A happy couple
Thanks so much for everything on our wedding day! It was a fab day helped very much by all the hard work put in by you and the team.

Sep 2016
A happy couple
Well, such an amazing evening and night, everyone was incredible and all our guests had the most amazing time.

Absolutely perfect
Apr 2016
A happy couple
Words can't express our gratitude for all you did to make our wedding absolutely perfect! Your calm, can-do, warm, attentive, and detail... 

Attentive, professional and friendly
Dec 2016
A happy couple
We had a lovely 3 course lunch upstairs in the beautiful Woolsey Room at the Dukes Head to celebrate our Wedding. The room was the perfe... 

Full Description
  • For memories that last a lifetime… The Duke’s Head is a grand Victorian grade II listed building that has watched over the River Thames in Putney for nearly 150 years. Sitting at the start of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, she has enjoyed this uniquely British battle of the oars for over a Century. One of a kind riverside venue echoes with history, style and laughter and has brilliant array of elegant and bright spaces available for any part of your special day - from intimate gatherings to grand weddings. With a dedicated events staff to help you plan, gorgeous fresh seasonal food and an enviable wine cellar, The Duke's Head really does have it all.
  • Experience
    Year Business Was Established
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    More than 50
    # Of People In Team
    Public Liability Insurance
Press & Awards
Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • 8 Lower Richmond Road, London, Greater London, SW15 1JN, England
    • Nearest Town
    • Putney, London
    • Nearest Train Station
    • Putney
    • Nearest Airport
    • Heathrow
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What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Remember; your wedding day is your day!
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
Mexican mariachi band
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Bright, airy, elegant, informal, flexible
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Outside, right by the river.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
We might have, we might have not.
What’s your favourite canapé?
Anything with cheese.
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
One more glass of bubbly.
What is your venue's most unique feature?
The view.