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The Blackbird

#991 of 18,667 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
+44 20 7835 1855
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pies” (279 reviews)
“fish and chips” (106 reviews)
“house pie” (18 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
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1 - 10 of 995 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The pub was in close proximity to the Mombray Court Hotel! Food was great at an affordable price! Hamburgers highly recommended, am excellent example of a British pub!

Thank Heloise L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was very nice! Gently staff, great foods and drinking! Pies, breakfast, waffle and fish! They are amazing...

Thank Verzolasabrina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this restaurant and pub was located just adjacent to our hotel and had quite a good food selection. I tried the lamb and mushroom pie which was extremely tasty and quite filling ...

Thank HarryHSR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first English Pub I ate at on my trip, and definitely the best. The interior had the feel of what a pub should be lots of people enjoying good food and drink, great decor, and above all a great staff of servers,...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in here to catch a couple of beers and watch England v Croatia. Plenty of good real ales, all brewed locally and excellent Nachos. Friendly, efficient staff and chatty clientele. Very enjoyable (except the footie result).

Thank DavidHW44
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We loved the place with its traditional decor and very nice staff. The tasting board was amazing with their ale and pies. Good selection of beer and gin. Really close to Earl's Court underground station and the best place to get a great taste of...More

Thank djbrea
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Very stylish, good beers and food, confy place, nice staff. Located just a few steps from Earl's court. A good place to your happy hour or to catch your favourite football team game.

Thank Marco M
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Good pub food, nice staff, jolly atmosphere, traditional Victorian pub decor, just steps from Earl's Court underground station.

Thank Eliezer_Shalev
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited The Blackbird while staying at the Hotel Indigo in Kensington. It was super close to the hotel which was great! We went for lunch, and got the Somerset Brie & Cranberry Sandwich, Salmon and Haddock Fish Cakes, and the Prawn & Crawfish Sandwich....More

1  Thank Delaney W
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We were staying in the Earl’s Court area and needed a go to place to meet fellow Canadians also travelling at the same time, and this place was awesome. Friendly staff, helpful and while it was busy, you could hold a conversation easily. We enjoyed...More

Thank Que_Pasaa
Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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gailkate2014
January 21, 2017|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
Well that all depends on how many, time of day for eats, what you are going there for etc etc. Drinks are London prices, £5 for a pint, £8 for a glass of wine. As to food, I'd suggest you Google for the menu as there are so... More
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Gerry C
April 6, 2016|
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Response from Natalie Y | Property representative |
Hi gerrycrean, yes we do serve Guinness Extra Cold and it is on draft. As TonyJ85 and 67brickie mentioned we serve Fullers beers as well, but we always have had Guinness as a draught option and never had anything else... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighborhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7835 1855
  • E-mail
Description
With an outstanding reputation for great beer and delicious homemade food, The Blackbird is one of the best pubs in Earl's Court. We're proud to be featured in the Good Beer Guide. Connect to our free wi-fi while you enjoy the perfect pint of ale.
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