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The Windsor Castle

114 Campden Hill Road | Kensington, W8 7AR, London, England
020 7243 8797
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Ranked #5,469 of 17,214 Restaurants in London
Price range: $15 - $26
Cuisines: Eclectic, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: An old world hideaway in upmarket Kensington, The Windsor Castle offers gourmet gastro pub cuisine and an unrivalled bar stock. Enjoy hearty British dishes underneath the wicker shelter weaved with fairy lights in the cosy al fresco courtyard, or in the nook and cranny-filled dining room with its many original features.
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Truro, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

How anyone can give one star to this pub is beyond me. Nice shaded garden. Great choice of beers. Although the waitress did get us the wrong ones. The food is v expensive for what u get. But compared to the awful central London pubs this is wonderful.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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529 reviews 529 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
1,032 helpful votes 1,032 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The Windsor Castle sits besides Holland Park and enjoys a great location. Inside it's very old and full of character. The garden out the back is cozy and a great place to people watch. Although most of the seats both inside and outside were taken the pub was not full however the service was poor. Bar staff who were unsure... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Reserving a table for dinner on a Friday evening turned out to be a much more arduous task than it needs to be, even though we called three days before. We did eventually manage to reserve a table, and I am glad we did, as pub was absolutely jam packed when we walked in. The young waitress was polite and... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Recently renovated,this homely pub fortunately still retains its charm and most of its original interior. Serving the victual needs of Notting Hill , Kensington and world-wide folk , this charming local has the feel and ambience of a typical country pub. Due to the uncertain Summer weather a table was reserved inside. Shortly after sitting down with our drinks, we... More

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66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Came here last night for my birthday meal. It was a return visit and we asked if we could sit in the little alcove by the garden door,no problem even tho it was a table for five and there were only two of us.The server,JESSIE was polite efficient and knowledgable and made our evening even more pleasant. For food we... More

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Don,t go here. Full of typical British public school braying idiots. Appalling service from the woman at the bar who obviously hated the inconvenience of customers.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The Windsor Castle's outdoor patio was crowded on a Thursday night but we were fortunate to find a table inside. We had a great gastro-pub meal, and found an ale and a glass of wine that went well with the food. It was a healthy walk from the Hilton Kensington, with a walk up the hill. We decided to take... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

I met my friend Anne here for a drink after work on Thursday. The beer garden was busy, however we managed to find a table to sit at and passed a very enjoyable evening. The drinks were a bit expensive, but it is Nottinghill. The bar has lots of period features and was also very busy. A favourite for a... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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326 reviews 326 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
539 helpful votes 539 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is a little oasis in otherwise busy tourist saturated area, it is nice to get just off the beaten track and find this lovely little garden at the back. The service was friendly, the charcuterie platter just fine, and not too expensive all in all, I liked it very much. Would love to try for brunch. Inside looks very... More

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Middletown, Rhode Island
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We were able to sit in the garden for our dinner on a beautiful evening. The food was very good, pleasant atmosphere. I was very pleasantly surprised, it was an easy walk up and downhill from our hotel.

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