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The Hereford Arms

#184 of 18,267 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$, British,
127 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4TE, England
+44 20 7370 4988
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (101 reviews)
“cottage pie” (34 reviews)
“sunday roast” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
127 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4TE, England
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1 - 10 of 632 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent food ... fish and chips, cottage pie, calves liver ... all fabulous. Reservations required!

Thank MAAHollandPA
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Cheers for the review! Yes please do reserve as we can get very busy and I totally agree with you! Our food is amazing!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a bite and a pint around 1930 on a Wednesday evening and it was fairly crowded; managed to secure a seat at the bar for my special lady friend but had to swoop in as quickly as a table emptied - there...More

Thank Paul_Karen_Atlanta
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Cheers for the review! Yes we can be very busy and highly recommend booking a table in advance. We hope to see you and your special lady again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a nice pub meal this is the place in the neighborhood. We walked by a couple of other pubs on the way, but were not disappointed with our fish and chips and braised ribs. Food is very well presented, almost...More

Thank sscToronto
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review and rate us. We are happy that at the end of your trip you were able to come in and enjoy a meal with us. Hopefully next time you are in the local area you will pay...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here 3 times on a recent business trip. We had stayed in this area several times and had not gone to this pub/restaurant. We had a Sunday Roast which was good. And two times went back for Fish and Chips. One time it...More

Thank ChuckIL698
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the rating and review! We love hearing about people who have come into see us and then enjoyed everything that we have to offer and as a result have come back multiple times. Next time you are in the area we hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pub, staff could not do enough to find us a table and make us welcome. The food was excellent, will certainly be back

Thank JackRabbit2
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and we are happy that we could help you out on the night. In future I would recommend trying to book a table through our website so that you are guaranteed a table.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 1st meal in London and it didn't disappoint! The staff was friendly, pub adorable, and food fab! We had the fish & chips as well as the cottage pie! Delicioius start to an outstanding trip. Don't forget to go to their website...More

Thank Kjust
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That's amazing advice to follow! Everyone should definitely sign up for a free drink when they come in to see us. We are happy to hear that we were a great place to start your trip and hope that you will come see us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing. Fresh food, new menu options weekly, great service (Declan will be missed) and great beer selections. We travel for a living and go out of our way to make a trip to Hereford Arms whenever we are in town. The Cottage...More

Thank Stacy M
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the very kind review and rating of us. Yes we will all miss Declan but I am sure he will stop by whenever he is nearby. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located near the V&A and Natural History Museum in one London's trendier neighborhoods. It was crowded when we were there but the fish and chips were the stuff of bar food legend. This is a must stop in restaurant challenged London- superior world class bar...More

Thank arttourist999
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Cheers for the awesome review! We totally agree with you that our Fish and Chips are on the fast track to legendary status. Thank you for the recommendation and we hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious authentic British Fish and Chips with Mushy Peas. We visited twice during our week-long vacation and the food, drink, service and atmosphere were a delight. I highly recommend.

Thank JetlaggedTourist
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the very kind review and recommendation, I am sure that everyone will be happy to hear about your experience with us and we hope that we will see you again when you are next in the area.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just as the title suggests, a very friendly pub opposite one of the many local private parks. Genuine, friendly staff that made you feel instantly comfortable. Many gluten free and vegan options and very allergen aware if that's needed for you. Lots of beautiful options...More

Thank David H
HerefordArms, Manager at The Hereford Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review David, I'm glad our staff welcomed you so well and you had a good meal, I hope you come back again soon! Cheers Ben at the Hereford

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child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
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desafinado74
25 August 2017|
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Response from HerefordArms | Property representative |
Hi there, if you're planning an evening meal we would definitely recommend booking a table for dinner. We have 2 options of seating, the Bar where you find your own table & order at the Bar, or the restaurant where it is... More
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AnnD505
30 January 2017|
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Response from HerefordArms | Property representative |
Hi AnnD505 We would always recommend booking for any lunch or dinner requests. You can either book online or drop us an email & we'll do our best to get you a table. All the best The Team @ the Hereford Arms
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Clifton83
8 December 2016|
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Response from HerefordArms | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question, yes we do do a cauliflower & broccoli cheese on the Sunday Roasts. We recently made some changes to our menus and so that's probably why no one has mentioned it yet. Hope that helps & we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7370 4988
  • E-mail
Description
With the style, sophistication and inspiration of Knightsbridge on the doorstep, The Hereford Arms is the perfect place to seek refuge from the crowds. Stop by for fantastic pub food and drink in between the world-renowned museums and London’s most luxurious department stores.
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