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Town House

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109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
+44 20 7589 6300
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Nice, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had a lovely Friday evening at Town House. Cillín provided top notch service and the food was to die for. A perfect evening was finished with chocolate fondant and delicious tea. I highly recommend an evening meal at Town House.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited the restaurant for a pre-concert meal and we were delighted with the decor, excellent service and great food we experienced. Would recommend.

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1 Thank Mikel C
GBRedmond, Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Mikel C, Many thanks for reviewing Townhouse on Tripadvisor. We are thrilled to read that your experience went well with particular comments paid towards the food and service. We would love the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards, Gary Redmond | Manager More 

Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The last night in London we decided to eat in as leaving early the next day. Ordered the macaroni cheese which was so divine I still think about! Beautiful creamy cheese with chunks of Irish lobster. Delicious! Nice cosy ambience, great service with Kilian very attentive. Fabulous if you are not looking for a big night out.......

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1 Thank Virginia M
GBRedmond, Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Virginia M, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your experience at Townhouse. Its wonderful to read that you found the Macaroni and Cheese to be delicious. I have passed this comment to the culinary team who were delighted. I have also spoken to Cillian regarding his service and attentiveness and thanked him for this. We look... More 

West Hollywood, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We had dinner at the townhouse restaurant on our first visit at the kensington hotel on our visit to London and it was just superb. The restaurant is very elegant with a full range library and an aristocary feel. we ate by the fireplace and my fish and chips was very well cooked, The waiters are also very professional and... More 

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Thank julienotwizc206
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Julienotwizc206, We are delighted to read your review on Townhouse at The Kensington and glad to hear that the food, ambience and service ensured that a good night out was had by all in your party. We very much look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards, Gary Redmond | Project Manager More 

Basingstoke
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131 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I recently ran a private dining event in The Study, part of The Town House restaurant in the Kensington Hotel. From the very first time I made contact with their Event Manager, Valentina, it was a dream. She was friendly, organised and I was able to lean on her experience of the venue to make the evening a real success.... More 

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Thank Ubiquitous_Jamie
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Ubiquitous_Jamie, Thank you for taking the time to review Townhouse on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to read such positive comments regarding your recent event held at Townhouse and have passed our thanks to Valentina, Mattia and Cillian. We strive to go above and beyond daily to ensure that our guests receive the best in service and quality and it... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Wonderful experience at the Town House for Sunday lunch with some friends last weekend! Delicious food on offer at surprisingly good value. The interior decor coupled with the views looking out on to South Kensington provide the perfect environment for a relaxed dining experience. Service was also warm and welcoming.

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Thank davidodonovan
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Davidodonovan, Many thanks for taking the time to review our Sunday Lunch on TripAdvisor. We were so happy to read that you had a wonderful experience last weekend and the food and ambience lived up to expectation. We are into our second month having launched Sunday lunch in early May and so far the feedback has been excellent. We... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Had a beautiful Sunday lunch here. Great atmosphere and great service, special mention to Viacenzo our waiter and the brilliant management. Would recommend the town house to anyone.

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Thank mckenzie993
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear mckenzie993, Thank you for reviewing Townhouse on TripAdvisor. Delighted to read that you had a wonderful time at our Sunday lunch. I have passed on your lovely comments to Vincenzo and the team. We truly look forward to hosting you again soon. Best Wishes, Gary Redmond | Project Manager More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

A lovely meal with excellent service. Town House is an elegant place to eat with a nice atmosphere and attentive staff. The chocolate fondant was the perfect end to the meal and is recommended

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Thank bribar72
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Bribar72, Thank you for writing such a nice comment on your experience at Townhouse. I have shared this review with the team and they were delighted to read it. We do agree, the fondant is particularly good! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards, Gary Redmond | Project Manager More 

hertfordshire
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Had nice quick dinner here pre Albert Hall. We were allowed to sit in relaxed lounge to choose from main restaurant menu. Waiter was very helpful in getting a macaroni cheese dished varied for me to make it vegetarian. Same waiter also selected perfect glass of wine to supplement my dish.Husband enjoyed a beautifully presented and tasty caesar salad. Even... More 

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Thank reecey
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Reecey, Many thanks for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. Our team were delighted to read that your experience at the Kensington was an enjoyable one and that you found the food, beverage and service to be excellent. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Gary Redmond | Project Manager More 

Lonon
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97 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Came here for dinner. They took our coats just before we sat down. Had dinner then a drink in the bar. When we went to leave we asked for our coats, which nobody could find. The manager had no idea where they were. Spent 20 minutes for them to not be able to find them. Eventually we found them ourselves... More 

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Thank kittymaxer
GBRedmond, Project Manager at Town House, responded to this review

Dear Kittymaxer, Thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. I would like to start by sincerely apologising that your experience at Townhouse was spoiled due to the delay in retrieving your personal belongings at the end of your evening. It is with regret that our team did not follow protocol and this has been addressed as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$26 - $79
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighborhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7589 6300
Description
Town House at The Kensington hotel offers a graceful blend of classic heritage and flawless modern style. Comprising three interconnecting drawing rooms with enchanting details such as fireplaces, a hidden whisky bar and a carefully curated library, Town House is The Kensington's restaurant, private dining and event space - providing a unique venue for intimate dinners, glamorous drinks receptions, book launches and informal meetings. Open from 11am to 11pm, Town House Bar, with its wood-panelled walls, subtle lighting and smoky blue glass ceiling, provides a cosy, clubby ambience and an impressive menu of fine spirits and cocktails.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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