Sir Richard Steele is an independent pub / bar / restaurant with an idyllic beer garden serving craft beer and modern cuisine. Dating back to Victorian times, it has been the heart of the lively ‘Steeles’ Village for generations. Sir Richard Steele, c. 1627 – 1729 lived on the site of the pub in a quaint old cottage. He was a famous writer and cofounder of the Tatler Magazine and the Spectator.