Eat at your favourite Peckham restaurants for cheap in 2019

UPDATED 2019: Find the best places to eat in Peckham and Nunhead on the cheap!


Looking for restaurants in Peckham or Nunhead? Trying to find the best places to eat in SE15 but not sure you have the budget to match? Then you are probably on the hunt to find where you can eat cheap in Peckham and Nunhead – to help you out, we have rounded up our favourite places to eat in South East 15 on a budget. A lot of the best places in Peckham and Nunhead have great food offers throughout the week, so you can easily dine out on the cheap! Check out our list of cheap eats below:

Artusi – Sunday set menu

Italian food at Artusi. Image cred:

Italian food at Artusi. Image cred:

WHAT: 3 courses for £20 (set menu)

WHEN: Every Sunday 12.30-8pm

Artusi is a minimalist, contemporary Italian inspired restaurant that serves up a simplistic and fresh menu scrawled in a chalkboard near the entrance. The menu is 'unfussy seasonal Mediterranean dishes' as described by the restaurant itself. The menu changes throughout the week with seasonal produce and fresh homemade pasta.

161 Bellenden Road, Peckham, SE15 4DH

Peckham Levels - £5 Mid week lunch

Peckham levels food

Peckham levels food

WHAT: lunch for £5

WHEN: Monday-Friday 12-4pm

Every Monday- Friday Peckham Levels street food vendors are offering lunch for a fiver! Choose from vendors like Other Side Fried chicken burgers, Chinese food from Hao Hao Chi or tasty Kurdish food from Nandine.

95A Rye Ln, London SE15 4ST

Prince of Peckham – Mates and Dates


WHAT: 2 buns and fries to share for £15

WHEN: Every Tuesday

Prince of Peckham is one of Peckham's newest boozers. It launched in May 2017, replacing the Clayton Arms with a fresh new refurb and promise of live music and event nights - which it has since lived up to. The downstairs is a traditional style pub with a kitchen serving up Caribbean-inspired food run by White Men Can't Jerk – so why not head down on Tuesday with a mate or date and check out their burgers which are usually £10-£12 each.

1 Clayton Road, London, SE15 5JA

Waverley Arms – Steak night



WHAT: Steak with a side and sauce for £14

WHEN: Wednesday

Choose from 3 cuts of meat, a side and a sauce!

The Waverley Arms in Nunhead is a lovely smart Victorian-style Pub that is over 100 years old. It has a lovely traditional interior and a cute little outside area with table and chairs. The Waverley serves gastropub food (plus BBQ food in the Summer) and real ales.

202 Ivydale Rd, London SE15 3BU

Bar Story – Super Tuesday

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WHAT: Get any two pizzas for between £10-£12

WHEN: Every Tuesday before 8pm

Sat beneath the arches of Peckham Rye station, Bar story is an unfussy, popular bar that has been around since 2003. This popular Peckham jaunt offers your Super Tuesday – you can pick any two pizzas for £10/£12! A fiver a pizza, can’t go wrong with that. Make sure you get down early as it gets busy.

213 Blenheim Grove, SE15 4QL

Forza Win – Awesome Sauce



WHAT: Bowl of Pasta and a glass of booze for £10

WHEN: Every Wednesday 6pm-11pm

Forza Win is a cool Italian restaurant situated in an industrial style former warehouse in Peckham serving up . Every Wednesday they offer a delicious midweek treat, a bowl of pasta, one meat and one veggie option and either a glass of wine or beer all for £10! No ticket required, just turn up.

4.1, Copeland Park, 133 Copeland Rd, Peckham SE15 3SN


Image: @asidelondon

Image: @asidelondon

WHAT: 2 courses for £18 / 3 courses for £22

WHEN: Every Wednesday

From the team behind Coal rooms and Spike & Earl Roastery comes Aside. A relatively new restaurant to the area, serving up seasonal European dishes. The restaurant is relaxed with whitewashed walls, simple wooden benches and an open kitchen so you can watch the chefs in action. The frequently changing menu is made up of small plates like ‘winter tomato, calcots and beef dressing’ (£9) and some more extravagant larger dishes like ‘Hake, wild garlic and pink fir’ (£18). The menu is on the pricier side so if you fancy sampling the food within your budget, then get yourself down there on Tuesday for the set menu!

56 Goldsmith Rd, London SE15 5TF