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Gourmet Burger Kitchen - Earls Court

#336 of 17,887 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
South Kensington
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163-165 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9RF, England
+44 20 7373 3184
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Walked in off the street and got seated and served straight away. Food was superb and staff were very friendly. We had the Taxidriver and the GBK bacon cheeseburger with a peanut butter milkshake, a salted caramel milkshake, sweet potato fries, skinny fries, baconaise and basil mayo to share and couldn't finish it all.... But really wanted to.

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Thank Max E
Beverley
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined at this restaurant yesterday evening and found the service to be good and the burger was good. However two hour's after eating the burger ( Bruce Leek) my partner was violently ill throughout the night and has spent most of the afternoon in bed. My partner has been so unwell we had to cut short our trip to... More 

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idaho
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50 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I almost thought I was in the U.S. the burger was so good. There is a great selection of both burgers and type of fries. Most U.S. citizen will have a bit of sticker shock. Most burgers are ₤12-16 WITHOUT FRIES. But if you are in London (there are several Gourmet Burger Kitchens) and craving a decent burger, it's worth... More 

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Roodepoort, South Africa
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there while on holiday in london. My wife eats gluten free and chose the burger without bun and got salad and corn on cob as replacement which was great! We had chunky chips and a bottle of wine. The restuarant is small and quite cramped as they have jammed allot of tables in there, seems to be a london... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This reastaurant is worth to try. Service is good and staff is polite. Food is briliant with reasonable price. I visited with my teenage companion and she was thrilled. Although this is chain restaurant, it doesn't feel like chain restaurant.

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Thank Sari P
Nova Scotia
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderfully tasty burger. Hot and fresh! We had the skinny fries and they were delicious. Will be back again!

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Thank SB695
Edmonton, Canada
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

(+) variety of burgers (+) choice of skinny fries or large cut fries (+) variety of dipping sauces. The spicy mayo was delicious (siracha perhaps?) --> restaurant is small, therefore better for groups of 4 or less. --> casual eating --> fairly expensive for burgers and fries (once converted to Canadian prices, but I'm starting to think that's just London).... More 

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Perth, Australia
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a most enjoyable meal in this busy restaurant. The food was tasty and filling. Don't bother with the house wine, get yourself a glass of something nicer. The meal deserves it.

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Thank Mimosingh
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very recommended. The service was so friendly and efficient. The food was great. Definitely check this place out if you love burgers!

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Thank Hadar K
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are burger aficionados, so admittedly the bar was set fairly high coming in. That said the burger choices and selection were excellent and numerous so you are sure to find something you like. The burgers tend to be piled a bit high so can slip, slide and fall out fairly easily, so be careful. The bacon was not at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Cuisine
British, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163-165 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7373 3184
Description
In 2001, three kiwi guys set up the first GBK in Battersea, South London. The philosophy was simple – to create a fresh, quality burger reminiscent of the gourmet burgers they were used to back in New Zealand. They were the first to introduce gourmet burgers to the London market and we still pride ourselves on serving up the freshest burgers; combining 100% prime beef, hand selected and traditionally reared on independent farms across the South West counties, with the freshest ingredients and sauces made from scratch every day in each GBK kitchen. We now have over 80 restaurants from Brighton to Edinburgh.

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