The Silkworm TV Locations

 

  Here are many of the filming locations for Strike – The Silkworm. Click on each location for more info.
     

 Denmark Street – Where Strike’s office is located.

     

Talgarth Road – Where Quine and Fancourt’s house is located.

   

The Hope and Anchor Pub, Riverside Gardens

This is the pub where Cormoran and Matthew meet for the first time. “It’s not the Mango Tree,” says Matthew. (The Silkworm, Episode 1) In the book, this scene takes place at the King’s Arms pub in Waterloo.

   

Penhurst Place and Gardens, Kent

Shots from the Silkworm were filmed here, including Baron’s Hall, Porcupine Pantry and outside shots of Lime Walk.

   

King’s Cross Station and Euston Road

Robin pulls up on Euston Road in the hire car. She leaves Strike in the passenger seat and runs to catch the train from King’s Cross to Masham for Matthew’s mum’s funeral. (The Silkworm, Episode 1)

   

Goldsboro Books

This is the bookstore at which they filmed Robin looking to buy an Owen Quine book. In the Silkworm book, Robin goes to Foyles bookshop on Charing Cross Road. (The Silkworm, Episode 1)

   

Thai Square

This restaurant at Putney Bridge is a stand-in for The River Cafe (in the book), where Strike meets his brother Al Rokeby for lunch. Strike interviews one of the servers who was a witness to the public row between Quine and Elizabeth Tassel at the restaurant.

  New Row and St Martin’s News

Strike walks along here and goes into St Martin’s News. (The Silkworm, Episode 1)

   

Bunhill Fields 

Bunhill Fields is a graveyard in Islington, London. It is where they filmed the scenes with Robin conducting surveillance on writer Andrew Fancourt, who is visiting his late wife Ellie Fancourt’s grave.

    

 

 Pescatori – Where Strike has lunch with Liz Tassel.