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Medlar

#37 of 17,073 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Chelsea
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438 Kings Road, London SW10 0LJ, England
020 7349 1900
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The menu was interesting, the food prepared to a high standard, and the service attentive, helpful and professional.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

MEDLAR has been a personal favorite of mine for the past several years, and it keeps getting better! The food is outstanding and on a gourmet level. The wine service is equally amazing (NOTE: Be sure to take advantage of the sommelier....he is a recent addition of the highest order). Service is very good and keeps up with the packed... More 

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Thank Bruce W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit here and have to say the food and service are outstanding . Very good value for the quality on offer . Will be back. P.s pop down to the jam tree pub along the kings rd for some jam mojitos pre dinner drinks

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Thank daveandcaj
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My second visit here and I was not disappointed Lunch with my daughter We both had the crispy calves brain which was absolutely gorgeous Portion was probably a tad to large but we forced ourselves to eat it lol I had the sweetbreads , delicious My daughter had the ox cheek I tried it but much preferred mine We could... More 

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Thank Jane B
North Berwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a set lunch for 3, it's quite rare for all of us to rate everything about a meal as excellent but on this occasion we did. The food which can be described as international is varied and within most peoples budget. From start to finish outstanding service from staff who really want you to have a memorable experience.

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Thank Stefan A
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here on the Kings Road on 4th July. Really good food, really good service and, for a change, an exceptional cheeseboard (which should never be difficult but most restaurants seem to fail miserably at it). One of the best meals I've had for quite some time.

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Thank Simon L
Reading, Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends on a Saturday night. The food was superb, service very good and the staff friendly and personable. The wines our friend chose were excellent. Delicious truffles and marshmallown served with coffee. Only downside was that the restaurant was quite warm, which got a little uncomfortable later in the evening. Not sure if they have aircon but didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely intimate restaurant serving beautiful food by attentive & knowledgeable staff. Would love to live closer to enjoy such a gem

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is of a special quality, the mouth watering creations making any visit special. The wine list too is worthy of attention, offering, in addition to classics, superb wines from countries that have no established reputation for their growths.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time here since first visit perhaps a year earlier. New sommelier, and perhaps the three-course menu increased by a a pound or two. But the same Michelin-starred dedication to food and service. Medlar isn't cheap--beware the siren call of the wine list--but is remains a bargain compared to the many more expensive, and often inferior, competitors in London. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$33 - $50
Cuisine
French, European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 Kings Road, London SW10 0LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: 020 7349 1900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chelsea

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Chelsea
Wealth courses through The King's Road, Chelsea's upmarket artery of West London life packed with shops, eateries and glitzy nightspots. For people-watching at its best and luxury retail therapy that's largely unrivalled, this area cannot be missed. But if this showy street starts to overwhelm or a moment of price tag shock sends you reeling, a quick detour down pretty much any of many King's Road veins will reveal a quieter side of Chelsea. Here the stately Royal Hospital hosts its world-famous flower show, and the Thames rolls along at a lazy pace, with leafy Battersea Park and its Peace Pagoda beckoning from across the river.
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