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The Porchester

#4,666 of 18,551 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
+44 20 7229 2886
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
“pita bread” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We did not want to cook and wanted to try somewhere we hadn’t been before. The Porchester came up in our search, good reviews, easy access via tube and fairly local. Found The Porchestester to be a proper pub, large open itting/dining area, good beers,...More

Thank Peter R
ThePorchester, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Peter, Many thanks for taking time out of your busy day to leave this lovely review. We are very happy to hear that you had a fab time and really enjoyed the Roast Beef. We are proud to be able to source such great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wonderful food was only bested by the amazing service. We had the fish and chips and the bangers and mash. We will be back!

Thank kerrloveRr
ThePorchester, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, we really appreciate it! :) We are really glad that you had a thoroughly amazing time and we can't wait to see you again. Nicole

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the crowed atmosphere you could expect in a pub but more relaxing and still very enjoyable, beer selection could be improved did not try the food but it looked very niceMore

Thank ProfessorSassaroli
ThePorchester, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the relaxed feel and liked the look of our food, the wide range of dishes we offer sure do taste as good as they look! We try...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a good British Sunday Roast and stumbled into this pub. Great all round experience, would recommend.More

Thank Xavier S
ThePorchester, Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. It is always pleasing to know that we are doing a good job and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday roast and would recommend us. We look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was excellent, and Simone made my first impression with the UK a fantastic one. Very charming young man.More

Thank colorhugh
ThePorchester, Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. We are pleased to hear that our tasty food and warm, attentive service were to your liking. Simone really is an asset to the team and he will be thrilled to know that he has left such a good...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was nice and really knew their beer. However, the steak wasn't tender and tasted a bit burned. The fish and chips were okay. The brookie was delicious!More

Thank Sabine89W
ThePorchester, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the much loved chocolate brookie and customer service, and that the team demonstrated their passion and knowledge of our range of beer. Please accept our apologies for your disappointment with the steak....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location within walking distance of hotels, shopping and pubs/restaurants. The food was excellent, having had fish and chips, mushy peas and cottage pie. They made cocktails, as well. Our server, Simone was very helpful, and attentive.More

Thank lmbarraza
ThePorchester, Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to learn you enjoyed our outstanding food, excellent customer service and delicious cocktails. We are seriously committed to customer satisfaction and I assure you that Simone and the team will be very happy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was delicious! Portions are generous. I had the fish and chips and was not disappointed. They have a good selection of beers. The staff were so helpful and friendly just as you would expect from a local pub. They were happy and able to...More

Thank H A
Porchester P, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. All feedback is very welcome. We can take each review as a learning experience, that I can then share with the team to make them even better! We are extremely happy...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

It was a sunny day in Londen. Had to pee, were hungry and thirsty. This place made it work! Thanks for service and the perfect pit stop.

Thank Allard C
Nicole M, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your pit stop Allard! Thank for taking the time to leave this lovely review, we really appreciate it. We hope you will pop in for another pit stop something soon!

Reviewed April 1, 2018

but the food is so so. Not bad, just not great. Still, it's essentially a pub, go there to drink and you should be happy enough.More

Thank media268
Nicole M, General Manager at The Porchester, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Feedback is a great way to tell us what we are doing right and what we may need to work on. Our food has a pretty good reputation. Lots of love and hard work goes into...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighborhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 2886
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