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The Churchill Arms

#465 of 18,164 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$, Asian, Thai
119 Kensington Church Street, London W8 7LN, England
+44 20 7727 4242
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (237 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (15 reviews)
“spring rolls” (23 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
119 Kensington Church Street, London W8 7LN, England
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1 - 10 of 971 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good crowd. There are lot of people drinking outside.. so we too took our drinks and stood outside..

Thank pallavi m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch Oct 6th. Went with Australian friends. Not a very warm pub welcome. The Thai food was terrible and not Thai. Lumped together noodles with a gravy that would usually go on a roast dinner. The last straw was the Soy sauce, ( applied to...More

Thank zest2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 2 stars are for the exterior of the building. We decided to visit, expecting a really quaint traditional English pub and I'm presuming that's exactly what you would get unless of course you want food. In which case you are told they are serving...More

Thank spongebobnopants
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed few beers and had some Guinness, which was very good indeed. The Thai meal was fantastic and I can recommend the green curry (I had chicken) as it was really good. A place we will be coming back to for sure.

Thank PatrikKoppanen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this pub on recommendation of our friends. From the outside and the inside it shares the traditional "common London pub" - look, so no surprise there. The funny thing is that it has a restaurant area in it that serves Thai food! So...More

Thank Lukyjan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove up from near Portsmouth to see a gig at Notting Hill arts centre - Moncrief- very good - my son Vic was playing guitar- so had my 70 year dad and his wife too - needed to park near the venue and get a...More

Thank G8svm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Churchill’s arms a second time after not having been for many years. The front English pub is great, with a Thai restaurant in the back. The decor and vibe was still great. I love the fact that the Thai restaurant is authentic with...More

Thank FionaMax007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a goal to visit this historic pub...but when we finally arrived after about a 35min walk...over crowded (but that makes it fun right?!) although we did find a table for all 4 of us. We wanted to grab a bit to eat, however...More

Thank thellik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this pub several times when in the area. It is quite busy, the quality of the beer and the service from the bar staff are both excellent. I have eaten there several times and the food is Thai only which suits me...More

Thank Roger P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

And the Churchill Arms is a glorious pub. My wife and I had lunch at the CA recently and take note: It is a Thai restaurant inside! The service was excellent, the Thai food was tasty but not spicey so I am pleased to highly...More

Thank LancasterTraveler
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22 March 2017|
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Response from tim_sauer | Reviewed this property |
Yes....you will be catered for. It's crowded (usually) so be early, especially on a Friday or Saturday evening.
4 March 2017|
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Response from tim_sauer | Reviewed this property |
Sure is!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Kensington Church Street, London W8 7LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7727 4242
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Built in 1750, The Churchill Arms is the London's most famous watering hole. Once frequented by Winston Churchill's grandparents, The Churchill Arms is well know for its authentic and regional Thai Kitchen. Also choose from a wide range of perfectly kept cask conditioned ales.
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