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Electric Diner

#1,356 of 18,286 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$American, British,
191 Portobello Road, London W11 2ED, England
+44 20 7908 9696
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (60 reviews)
“hash browns” (20 reviews)
“burger” (60 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, British, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
191 Portobello Road, London W11 2ED, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst this restaurant has a lovely atmosphere and the breakfasts served look truly delicious do not go for the coffee and doughnuts as advertised in the official London guide website. They don’t serve doughnuts!

Thank Whatateam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been there for a brunch, I suggest to book a table seeing as how there are really many people; the brunch was great, I’ve ordered a french toast (really big and flavourful) and some yogurt w fresh fruits! All great! The location is...More

Thank Davide Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, huge portions, nice ambience. Many vegetarian options. Reservations are advised, since this place is immensely popular.

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a regular at the Electric Diner, I eat there at least once a week, sometimes 3 times or more. I have a loyalty card for Friends of the Electric Diner. Today however, I was very disappointed with the service I received. My colleague had...More

Thank Chrissie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a reservation here for four to follow our three hour Ginstitute experience almost directly across the road. Reservations made online easily and confirmed by email and then again via phone on the day. Husband had chicken and waffles; definitely different take on a US...More

Thank christineogden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Excellent ambiance. Staff is very friendly. I highly recommend. Must go to place along Portobello.

Thank drdonejercito
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been there with my wife before going to the cinema on the next door (this is a real experience - strongly suggested). This place is too noisy, the tables are side by side leaving very little breathing space, and the food is really mediocre....More

Thank MarcoB59
sohohouseandco, Manager at Electric Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Marco, It’s really disappointing to hear that your visit to the Electric Diner was not an enjoyable one. I am terribly sorry that this was the case. We take feedback seriously and would like for you to get in contact with us so we...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I have been there before and I didn’t like my food. After few years I thought the food will be better. It was pricey, I ordered a salmon, not cooked so i asked them if it can be cooked again, the outside was ok but...More

Thank Prescila B
sohohouseandco, Manager at Electric Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Prescila, I am terribly sorry to hear that your recent visit to the Electric Diner was not up to our usually high standards. We really appreciate the feedback and would like you to get in contact with us so that we can look into...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Firstly, this place looks amazing. I love the style and decor. Stopped off for a brunch, it was delicious! French toast with raspberry and some great coffees and milkshakes. Good menu selection.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Arrived here at about 1.30 pm and the menu was brunch. Initially we were told we had a 15 minute wait so we ordered drinks at the bar. We were seated within ten minutes. The staff were all busy and efficient. The food was ideal.

Thank A P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Portobello Road, London W11 2ED, England
    (Elgin Crescent)
  • Public Transportation: Notting Hill Gate, Ladbroke Grove
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7908 9696
Our Diner is open daily with indoor and outdoor seating year round. It is a place to meet your friends for a snack, a long lunch, a cosy dinner or just a drink at the bar.
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