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The Bishop is a wedding venue situated in Kingston-Upon-Thames in Surrey, England. Nestled on the banks of the River Thames, this is a charming, upscale pub that overlooks the scenic riverside and Kingston Bridge. The main bar and function room have been reimagined to a high-end finish while also retaining the traditional charm of a classic British pub. Guests can soak in the views on the waterfront terrace and balcony before enjoying a sumptuous meal in the exclusive Riverside Room.

Facilities and Capacity

The Bishop is an ideal destination for your entire wedding journey, from your engagement and rehearsal dinner to the reception. There is space for 65 to 100 guests, and you can choose to host a standing reception or a seated banquet. Wedding breakfasts and evening parties are held in The Riverside Room, an elegant space that exudes rustic refinement. The room is bright and airy, with curved walls, polished wooden flooring, and long windows lending a grand aesthetic. Ambient, modern lighting sets the tone for romantic and relaxed revelry. Vintage wooden furnishings and colourful, antique paintwork add to the unique appeal of this event space. Loved ones can soak in the picturesque views of the river and mingle on the outdoor terrace throughout the day. You and your guests can enjoy canapes and cocktails before sitting down to a three-course dinner. There are suitable facilities for DJs and live entertainment, and enough space to enjoy a dance or two on your special day.

Services Offered

The dedicated team at The Bishop welcomes you to their splendid venue. They wish to make your dream day a reality and offer a number of packages to suit your preferences. The in-house wedding coordinator collaborates with to-be-weds to bring each detail to fruition. Whether you envisage a cheese-and-wine drinks party or a formal dining experience, they will strive to make it happen. The head chef and his expert team create delicious meals to suit any occasion and theme. They devise seasonal menus using premium ingredients that are British-sourced. From their outstanding Sunday roast to their sophisticated small bites, there is something on the menu to suit every culinary leaning.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Pub or restaurant

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator
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2 Bishop’s Hall off Thames Street KT1 1PY Kingston (Surrey)
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