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Town House

109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
+44 20 7589 6300
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely amazing!!!! Such a wonderful atmosphere in the restaurant and hotel with happy staff making the experience even more special. I booked this for 2 of my closest friends (both sisters) as a birthday gift, with one being a special 30th Birthday and the other...More

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Thank Natalie D
Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter & I enjoyed a very welcoming "Tale as old as time" afternoon tea. From the time we entered the hotel we were very welcomed. It was a relaxing afternoon no rush & nothing was too much trouble. The sandwiches & charactised cakes were...More

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Thank raceytracey43
Reviewed 3 days ago

We attended the tale as old as time afternoon tea. It was magical. The attention to detail was superb. The food was delicious. Staff were attentive and knowledgeable.

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Thank hindsie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Truly enchanting and quirky afternoon tea with 'Chip & co'. Impeccable and courteous service - a feast for the eyes and stomach. Definately rated in my top teas

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Thank 560satinderb
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a very charming afternoon at the Town House Beauty and the Beast Afternoon Tea The service was very good and the surroundings very plush

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Thank 181lorraine
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This may the best afternoon tea I've had in terms of service, ambience and food. The staff could not have been more attentive, explaining the teas, reasons for the selection of sweet baguettes, rose petal and gold leaf jelly and the grey stuff. They offered...More

Thank Spud185
Reviewed 3 days ago

A magical experience in the Tale as old as time afternoon tea. The staff was very nice and polite. The food was exquisite and very original. Loved it!

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Thank Nerecrow
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Two friends and I visited for the Tale as old as time afternoon tea! From start to finish it was incredible. We were greeted by friendly hosts and everything was explained to us. We were seated In a beautiful room with a calm atmosphere and...More

Thank Gemma W
Reviewed 3 days ago

The town house is just lovely. A short walk from the station. All the waiters were extremely attentive and friendly. The food was super and oh so tasty! The waiters really went the extra mile by arranging the table just so before taking our pictures...More

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Thank Desiree K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such an amazing time and made so special by all the staff. Beautiful room and combined with Beauty & the Beast afternoon tea in the hotel made it magical

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Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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Jessica H
1 August 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Hi Jessica, Most kids like this but it is an Afternoon Tea where the portions are for adults, If you make a booking and ring the hotel after to explain you would prefer the kids to share. this would be my... More
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katieeitak2017
25 June 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, These are set but if you have an allergy or wish to request plain sandwiches we need to know 24hours in advance. Warm Regards, Cillian Moran Assistant Restaurant Manager
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Sheryl P
19 April 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Good Evening, Its smart casual dressware. Regards, Cillian Moran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$77
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7589 6300
  • E-mail
Description
Town House at The Kensington hotel offers a graceful blend of classic heritage and flawless modern style. Comprising three interconnecting drawing rooms with enchanting details such as fireplaces, a hidden whisky bar and a carefully curated library, Town House is The Kensington's restaurant, private dining and event space - providing a unique venue for intimate dinners, glamorous drinks receptions, book launches and informal meetings. Open from 11am to 11pm, Town House Bar, with its wood-panelled walls, subtle lighting and smoky blue glass ceiling, provides a cosy, clubby ambience and an impressive menu of fine spirits and cocktails.
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