Welcome to the Signal

Proud to be a hippo

At The Signal we want to be a reflection of the needs of our local community. On any given day there is always a diverse mix of people to be found in The Signal, from mums with their babies to local musicians and artists at the bar. We believe that is what makes The Signal so special.  Our food harks back to the ale taverns of old which revolves open fire cooking from our English charcoal rotisserie and grill to produce a stripped back menu. It relies on us using the best possible ingredients, looking after them well, and cooking them simply and respectfully.


British Food Fortnight

21st September - 6th October

British Food Fortnight is the national celebration of British food and drink.

Come join us in the campaign to Love British Food and celebrate all things British. We will be promoting the many benefits of buying and eating British food and will have daily specials throughout the fortnight.

Speak to the team to find out more information.

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Private Events

Upstairs at The Signal

A great entertaining space. A private bar focusing on a great range of beers, wines by our very own Master of wine and a fantastic range of spirits and cocktails.

Ready to party?

What's On


Enjoy 2 mains and a bottle of house wine for £35.

Feeling fancy? Upgrade to a bottle of prosecco for an extra £10.

Ask your server for details!




Get over those Monday blues with one of our juicy cheeseburgers and wash it down with a nice beverage. What could be better?


You know what rhymes with Friday? Prosecco! Start your weekend with a bottle of bubbly for £20 only on Fridays.


Bottomless chicken wings, share between two for £15 from 6.30PM (for an hour)

Come on down!

7 Devonshire Road
Forest Hill
SE23 3HE

0203 326 9300


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