Welcome to the Emperor at Farnham Common!

The Emperor is many things! We are pub and restaurant at heart, serving the Farnham Common and surrounding areas up through Burnham Beeches, down past Farnham Royal and into Slough, but we are also a popular & versatile event venue for both private and corporate functions drawing people from far & wide.

Food, drink & warm hospitality is the cornerstone of our business. We believe that our food should be made from only the finest freshest ingredients & sourced locally wherever possible. Our team of talented chefs have designed a diverse range of interesting menus to suit any occasion.

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Once Inside

Once inside you’ll discover a warm, relaxed bar which boasts a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Our cosy bar hosts a large selection of beers, lagers, wines, spirits, champagnes & cocktails. Your are cordially invited to join us for drinks at any time whether you are dining with us or not. We remain very much a local pub in the Farnham Common & Burnham Beeches area & are proud to be known as a thriving ‘locals’ pub.

Our carefully crafted wine list and interesting selection of real ales ensure that every dish has a perfect accompaniment. With ciders and a wide selection of spirits there is a drink for any occasion, season and mood.

Our bar is complemented by a cosy dining room, snug, stylish function room, dog friendly & sunny “kiddy friendly” garden.

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Our Food

Our talented chef & his team will not disappoint, delicious home cooked food is most definitely on our menu.

Seasonal special events are a true delight & rememberable, including our steak night on a Tuesday & half price prosecco on a Thursday

  • Beer and Burger
  • Cottage Pie
  • Pork

Whatever the Occasion


We are the ideal venue for your next off-site business meeting, conference or event. Set in the adjoining converted barn, we offer something different to the hotel chains. Along with all of the usual equipment & facilities you'd expect we offer a great one course lunch from our restaurant menu (inclusive). Our facilities suit groups of 4 - 16 delegates.

Our meeting room hire package includes pastries on arrival, a one course lunch (from our menu), afternoon tea & cakes, as well as on-table refreshments. We also provide complimentary stationery, flipcharts, wifi and presentation technologies.


Got something special to celebrate? Welcome to The Private Dining Room at The Emperor!

Our private dining room is the perfect venue for that special event with family & friends. We offer a unique and intimate dining experience within the charmingly restored barn. Away from the crowds, you will enjoy your own waiting service & you can choose from our restaurant menu, bar menu or create your very own menu!

The private dining room is available for group bookings of 10 - 26 people lunchtime & evenings. We advise that you book well in advance so that we can work with you on any table decoration, menus & any entertainment requirements.

The private dining room is also an ideal venue for corporate entertainment and can be combined with meeting room hire as one package.


Whatever the occasion, The Emperor makes a great venue for parties! We are very flexible in our approach to your special event & can tailor our services around your requirements.

We offer either a sit down, stand up, inside or out approach! We are also a popular corporate hospitality & office party venue, please talk to us about your requirements.

Finally, we are able to organise a range of entertainment to ensure a truly memorable experience. We can arrange live music, discos, BBQ’s, hogroasts, magicians, gambling evenings & much more!


Jazz first Thursday of every month

Northern soul third Thursday of every month

Open mic night. Call us for more information.


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  • Meetings
  • Champagne
  • Wedding
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