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The Goring Bar & Lounge

) #339 of 18,119 Restaurants in London $$$$ , European, British
15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
+44 20 7396 9000
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  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Today we had a beautiful afternoon tea at 1pm. We are about 20 minutes early and being one of the hottest days of the year we were melted by the time we got to the hotel. Which is only 5minutes walk from Victoria station. The...More

Thank Fineredlips
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had never experienced an official high tea, so this was his first one and I am afraid that all others, if there are any, will pale in comparison. It was fun to try all of the delicious pastries and little sandwiches. Service was...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was quite so we were served quickli. The food was good and fresh. I recomand this nice place

Thank Alexandru M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch in the bar / lounge as we were going to the garden party at the palace . We'd been recommended by friends and family but on the day we went(23rd May) we were very disappointed It certainly didn't live up...More

Thank Kirsten D
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Yesterday we had an enjoyable lunch in the bar area of the Goring. The menu is good and varied including, amongst other items, soup, salads and sandwiches. The cured organic salmon and beetroot sandwich was unusual and my granddaughter said the barbecued pork bun with...More

Thank s3aview
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Having stayed several nights at the hotel in April and May, I enjoyed these rooms a lot. There are cozy corner chairs to enjoy your beverage, or you may select a terrace view or even sit on the terrace. It is a grand setting for...More

Thank momsuptoolate
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Bar snacks (caesar salad etc.) are freshly made and big enough for a light meal. Those having afternoon tea do not appear to have been brought in by the busload and there is an excellent bar.

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

I have frequented many establishments in and outside of London for afternoon tea over the past 10 years. Unfortunately 'The Goring' afternoon tea has come out the worst for food, venue and service in my mental notebook. Let me explain why... Service - we were...More

Thank Dalmino
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Had a drink here on my arrival and a gorgeous large pot of coffee served in a silver pot and fabulous crockery - welcoming home from home

Thank Sue D
Reviewed May 5, 2017

My daughters and I had afternoon tea at The Goring on March 15, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. The ambiance of the lounge area was very nice and the hostess was very friendly. Our waiter, a tall young man with presumably a French accent, was initially...More

Thank JimMaura
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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judith n
Where would be a great high tea in londons west end?
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
would there be suitable food for a 9 year old girl who has to be at the Apollo Theatre by 7:20pm?
April 12, 2017|
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Response from SBR16 | Reviewed this property |
when we were staying at the hotel they accommodated some young children just fine. she should be fine.
do they have both gluten free and dairy free options please? High chair for a toddler too?
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, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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