Located in Nunhead South London, The Habit is a British bistro keeping it fresh, simple and seasonal.

Opened in February 2016 and Located in the heart of Nunhead, south london. The Habit is a local British bistro dedicated to serving the freshest seasonal produce. We work hard to source our produce from as close to home as possible, we use local suppliers such as FC Soper for our daily fresh fish, vegetables delivered daily from Beamonts the  greengrocers and freshly baked bread from Ayers the bakers. 

We are committed to bringing to Nunhead a place where families and friends can enjoy some great food and local produce





0207 635 9060



60 Nunhead Lane
SE15 3QE



Tue - Sat 8.30am - 5pm

Fri - Sat 8.30am - 11pm
Sun 9am - 4pm

October Plates


Focaccia, homemade butter3.5

Devilled whitebait5

Salad of sheep cheese, Nunhead honey & pear7

Pickled herring7

Roasted shallots & salsify8

Risotto of pumpkin & kale10

Warm celeriac & truffle12

Pot-roast partridge, parsnip & apples18

Rare Onglet steak, café de Paris & fries17

The Habit Gentry, game fry up, with prune and brandy tea20


Something Sweet

 Baked apple & hazelnut 5

Old spike coffee ‘99’ 5 (Add Disaranno 2)

Cheese & crackers 6

Truffled Goats butter fudge 1



Drinks Menu



Nero d'Avola, IGT, Palazzo del Mare  4.20/18

Monastrell, Castillo de Jumilla, Jumilla, Spain  5.60/24

Pinot Noir, Villa Ste. Croix, Pays d'Oc, France  6.30/27

Minervois, Château d'Agel 'Les Bonnes', Languedoc, France  29

Barbera d'Alba, Cascina Ballarin, Piedmont, Italy  31

Cabernet Sauvignon, Valle de Uco, Q, Zuccardi  32




Solano, Blanco, Spain 4.10/17.50

Muscadet-Sur-Lie ‘Les Roches Gaudinieres’,Domaine Derame, Loire Valley, France  5.60/24

Organic Chardonnay, IGP Pays d'Oc  25

Albariño, Charquiño, Rias Baixas, Spain  6.30/27

Organic Riesling, Bolfan 'Primus', Croatia  29

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, 3 Wooly Sheep  31



Côtes de Provence Rosé, Cuvée Des Lices  5.20/22


Sauternes, Carmes de Rieussec,  Bordeaux, France  26


Prosecco Spumante, Enrico Bedin, Italy  6.50/28

English, Bolney Brut, West Sussex  39   


Craft Beer’s


The London Beer Factory Paxton Pale Ale  4.50

The London Beer Factory Bohemian Larger  4.50

Brick Brewery Peckham Pils  4.50

Brick Brewery Pale Ale  4.50






We accept reservations from Tuesday - Sunday from 12pm onwards

Book Online

Call 0207 635 9060 or email bookings@thehabitnunhead.co.uk
Reservations required for parties of 6 or more.