We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carpenters Arms

#7,898 of 18,389 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
+44 20 8741 8386
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cheeseboard” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (80)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

PROs: kind staff - outdoor terrace CONs: the food! I'm not saying the quality of the food is not good, but the way the cook it....really really poor in taste! They offer a menu that sounds interesting....but the chef combines ingredients and flavours (or no...More

Thank Luigi333
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

So sorry to hear that you had such a disappointing experience on Saturday. We’d like to invite you back - we have been getting some very good reviews and are sorry you’re meal was not up to scratch. I will contact you personally to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This local restaurant/pub is recently refurbished and the menu revised to a short delight of lovely things to eat. Well behaved dogs are welcomed and the wine list is small but perfectly chosen. There is very fine selection of lagers, ales and spirits as well....More

Thank Redpikelet
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for posting such a kind review - We really appreciate your support. Please let us know next time you’re in!

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Stopped by chance on walk back from the Thames on Saturday, what a find, friendly warming and welcoming by the host behind the bar. Spoke about Sunday diners, sold.. came back today,lovely, starters of cuttlefish n monkfish, amazing roast beef diner and cheeseboard to finish.....More

Thank Carolyn H
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Belated thanks Carolyn! Hope to see you back here soon Simon

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Came here with my boyfriend and we sat in the beautiful garden for hours. The drinks are really reasonable and the staff are amazing. Definitely recommend the Carpenters for date nights and evening drinks away from the crowds.

Thank londongirlie92
Reviewed 8 February 2018

If The Carpenter's Arms was in Paris it would be a restaurant du quartier. In Ravenscourt Park, it's the sort of local pub that a local pub ought to be, but seldom is. It's still a pub. Nevertheless, as a restaurant, it is better than...More

1  Thank Benny B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Ate dinner here with friends. Place clearly appeals to thirty somethings, so as fifty somethings we we pushed the average age up. Staff were helpful and friendly but not always attentive - there were occasions when there was no one around to attend to us...More

Thank Largesarge1961
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great menu with a stunning fishcake Favourite part is the garden with an amazing gazebo, beautiful fairy lights and very effective heaters!

Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love the athmosphere of this pub and the garden is fabulous. The whole place feels authentic which is a refreshing difference from the many stylish gastropubs in West London. The staff was very accomodating and friendly. Mist of the dishes were very good but...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I come here quite often, Had dinner today food is always spot on, atmosphere is warm and slightly quirky. Service isn't always the greatest as it's quite a relaxed environment. All in all he good and friendly staff make this place one of my favourites

Thank Pink-123321
Samuel R, Manager at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

Dear Pink, Thank you very much for sharing your experience here on TrtipAdvisor with us. We are glad that you return time after time again and look forward to having you with us as we go into the new year. Best Holiday Wishes, Samuel Rupp

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Organised a Sunday lunch here for 14 friends and everyone was very happy. The food was delicious - excellent roast and Simon made us feel very welcome and was very relaxed despite most of us being really late. We discovered this pub earlier this year...More

Thank Alastair M
Samuel R, Manager at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Hello Alastair M, Thank you for taking the time to write the review on your gathering of friends, your comments are very much valued. We are glad that you discovered us this Summer but as you have said, we are just as warm even in...More

Nearby HotelsSee all 1,080 hotels in London
Chiswick Rooms
219 reviews
.19 km away
Premier Inn London Hammersmith Hotel
1,648 reviews
.30 km away
Best Western Chiswick Palace & Suites
927 reviews
.55 km away
Chiswick Apartments
2 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Cross Keys
151 reviews
.09 km away
Potli-An Indian Market Kitchen
445 reviews
.17 km away
Saigon Saigon
362 reviews
.17 km away
L'Amorosa Restaurant
139 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sipsmith Distillery
136 reviews
.68 km away
Kensington Palace
4,369 reviews
.71 km away
Emery Walker Arts & Crafts house
19 reviews
.30 km away
Ravenscourt Park
11 reviews
.57 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carpenters Arms staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8741 8386
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing