A Gentleman's Grooming Heaven

Here at Porters Barbers Clapham, we seek to bring back the old-fashioned charm of traditional men’s grooming. Our customers experience the best service that any London barber shop has to offer, in a setting that harkens back to a simpler time. We believe that a barber shop should be a place where men can congregate, relax and enjoy a friendly discussion with staff and other patrons alike.

Our trained barbers truly know how to cut a man’s hair, and do so with the utmost pride in their work. They have been in the field for years, and will give you the best haircut, trim or shave you’ll ever have. If you have ever been disappointed with mediocre grooming delivered by inexperienced hands at another barbers then let us, the experts, take charge instead.

When you walk out of our barber shop on to London’s famous Abbeville Road, you’ll have the confidence that only superb men’s grooming can give you. Whether you need a simple beard trim or a completely new hairstyle, our master barbers are at your service. Visit us at your convenience, or give us a call if you have any questions.

Our Team



( aka Jay firms)

  • Favourite hair style: Heavy short/long contrasts, fades, quiff variants
  • Favourite hair product: American Crew forming cream
  • Favourite quote: “Smooth seas never made a skilled sailor”
  • Favourite food: Pie mash and liquor
  • Favourite drink: Vimto/mojito
  • Favourite Music: R'n'B, hip hop, reggae, flamenco
  • Castaway kit: Fishing rod, guitar, camera and Swiss army knife
  • Hobbies / interests: Fast cars and bikes - anything to do with an engine!


( aka Jay firms)

    Favourite hair style: Skin fade pompadour
  • Favourite hair product: Uppercut Matt pomade
  • Favourite quote: "It's not that deep"
  • Favourite food: Nutella, lasagne/spag bowl.
  • Favourite drink: Gin & a ginger beer
  • Castaway kit: Clippers, cut throat, Nutella and sunglasses
  • Hobbies: Football, yoga, socialising, gym,
  • Music = Jazz, soul, funk indie/rock and hip hop


( aka Jay firms)

  • Favourite hair style: Semi freeform dreads
  • Favourite hair product: Uppercut Featherweight
  • Favourite quote: "A man is what he is not what he use to be"
  • Favourite food: Kenkey and fish with pepper
  • Favourite drink: Palm wine
  • Favourite Music: Grime
  • Castaway kit: Camera, fire and knife
  • Hobbies / interests: Photography


( aka Jay firms)

  • Favourite hair style: Pompadour, fades and curly quiffs
  • Favourite hair product: Layrite natural matte cream, Uppercut featherweight
  • Favourite quote: “Lions don't lose sleep over the opinions of sheep”
  • Favourite food: Ruby Murray and a good margarita
  • Favourite drink: Brandy sour, Johnnie Walker Blue
  • Favourite Music: hip hop, rhythm and blues, jazz and reggae
  • Castaway kit: Solar paneled toothbrush that converts into an army knife with a torch and a headphone jack
  • Hobbies / interests: Eating, drinking, racing, football, and sleep!

Porters Barbers Services

Gentleman Wash cut

Pre cut consultation, wash and condition, scalp massage, cut, finish and style.

Crew wash Cut

Pre cut consultation, wash and condition, scalp massage, clippers all over, finished with scissors.

Head Shave

A hot towel application, lather and shave.

Father & Son Package

Pre cut consultation, wash and condition, scalp massage, cut, finish and style (son up to the age of 11).

Porters Cut-Throat Razor Shave

Pre shave consultation, hot and cold towels, with steam, cut throat razor shave, head, shoulder and neck message, moisturising balm.

Beard Trim

Consultation, defining beard lines with blade, trimming and styling, plus advice on beard maintenance at home.

Pick Me Up Facial

Consultation followed by cleanse, steam, hot towel, mask, cold towel and toner, finished off with a moisturiser.

Hair Colour

Consultation followed by cleanse, colour and finish.

Beard Colour

Consultation followed by cleanse, colour and finish.

Contact Details

  • Porters Barbers
  • Phone: 020 8675 0309
  • Address: 29 Abbeville Road, Clapham,
    SW4 9LA

    Opening hours

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
  • Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
  • Friday 10:00 - 20:00
  • Saturday 9:00 - 18:00
  • Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Last walk ins are quarter to the closing time

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Walk In Service With Some Appointments Available During Weekdays Only

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