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The Goring Bar & Lounge

15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
+44 20 7396 9000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, European, British, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A friend and I were in London for the day and decided a few weeks ago that we would treat ourselves to afternoon tea as part of our visit. Having heard of the hotel's reputation, we agreed that this would be our treat. The service...More

Thank lillibet12309
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My daughter 13 wanted a special tea place to celebrate her birthday trip to London and the Goring did not disappoint us at all. We did reserve ahead of time and got a table overlooking the terrace garden as requested. The service, the ambiance ,...More

Thank suzelkhoury
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely triple fried Chips and ambience. Great breakfast every morning. A little cool on back porch but heaters provided that shed plenty of warmth.

Thank MarthaBB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us with three of the meals inedible. My daughter gluten and dairy free. Prawn and smoked salmon sandwich. No prawns as "they were already mixed with mayo" so half a dry sandwich.

Thank Doris B
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We had visited the Goring before and loved it. This visit was for a light lunch - the surroundings are lovely, excellent staff and service. Unfortunately, we chose sandwiches and the bread was quite dry - as though they had been made in advance and...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Myself and friends recently visited for a birthday afternoon tea. We have all experienced afternoon tea at various London hotels and unanimously agreed this sadly was the worst. Firstly, the seating was so uncomfortable. We were seated at very big, squashy sofas which meant we...More

1  Thank Ralph149
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Afternoon tea, at a top London hotel, is one of my favourite things. Beautiful surroundings, excellent service, a great selection of sandwiches, warm scones that melt in your mouth, patisserie that is just out of this world ......you know the sort of thing. The Goring...More

2  Thank Ken B
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The Bar is elegant and has a relaxing cosy feel. We had a cocktail here before going through for afternoon tea. This was delightful certainly at the top end for scoring.A fine afternoon tea with delightful goodies to work through! Service was excellent. The experience...More

Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Chose this for a pre Hamilton dinner and decided to eat in the bar rather than the restaurant thinking it would be quicker...unfortunately that did not happen. I am not sure if the issue is not having dedicated bar wait staff or the bartender not...More

1  Thank Cdaae
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Had a pre dinner cocktail Just lovely Super selection of nibbles Wonderful service Beautiful comfortable room

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judith n
April 14, 2017|
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Response from jeremycolman | Reviewed this property |
I have never tried tea here but I am sure it would be good.
Stuart P
April 12, 2017|
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Response from ActonDave | Reviewed this property |
They are very accommodative so I would expect yes. Just ring and ask them!
October 27, 2015|
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Response from dvillax | Reviewed this property |
I eat everything so, would have no idea, sorry...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Westminster
  • Neighborhood: Westminster
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7396 9000
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