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Beach Blanket Babylon

45 Ledbury Road, London W11 2AA, England
+44 20 7229 2907
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
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45 Ledbury Road, London W11 2AA, England
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Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, relaxed atmosphere. Good selection of wine. Food ok. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food selection ok. Had shared starter for two - good sized portion, varied selection of meats and cheese

Thank Tony P
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Hello Tony. Thank you for taking the time to give us such a lovely review. We can't wait to welcome you again soon :)

Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Came here for brunch. Really lovely premises. Calm and not too busy. Very decent prices on the brunch menu too. Had the pancakes which tasted lovely. Would definitely return.

Thank gblothe
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us a nice review. We can't wait to welcome you again soon :)

Reviewed March 25, 2016

Booked a table for my daughter and eight friends to celebrate her 21st birthday. Through lack of organisation on the part of the restaurant, there was a wait of 40 minutes before the girls were taken to a table which was too small, moved again...More

1  Thank Doretta H
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback. We are incredibly busy on the weekends so occasionally if another table has over-run we sometimes are forced to seat the next table latter. We are very sorry that your daughter and her friends...More

Reviewed March 24, 2016

We had a celebration dinner on Saturday night at BBB Notting Hill. The bill came with 12.5% service charge which is usual around London. But when ringing the bill through the card terminal the waitress asked if we would like to add a gratuity. Some...More

1  Thank HappyPeopleTravel
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Looking for a place to brunch I stumbled on this place and gave it a go. Beautiful interior with very peculiar and kitschy style. The food was accordingly priced considering the neighbourhood and crowd. Saltless burger and everything overall was of average taste. Service, however,...More

Thank Fabiano R
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback. I'm glad that you loved the atmosphere and décor of our restaurant but you felt that timings and service on that day were an issue. If you would like to discuss further please don't...More

Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

I've never been inspired to write a review, but I don't think I've ever encountered such a poor service before. I went in Beach Babylon Blanket Notting Hill 2 weeks ago with some of my friends and we fall in love with the venue, fantastically...More

3  Thank jennifer76johnson76
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback. I'm glad that you loved the atmosphere and décor of our restaurant but you felt that timings and service on that day were an issue. We will pass your feedback to the team and...More

Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Elegant, stylish, with a vibrant ambience; this venue nearly hits all the right notes. The food was balanced and tasteful, but did not blow me away. The cocktails however, were amazing, and I don't think you will find any waiters and waitresses in London with...More

Thank Raks Y
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Hello Raks, Thank you for the time you have taken to write this review. We are thrilled you liked our cocktails a lot. We'd love you to come back and join us again so please do e-mail me directly so I can make sure you...More

Reviewed March 15, 2016

I lived near to notthing hill area for around 2 years. Recently discovered this amazing place. The food is just perfect, and the interior is like no other in London. Love the bar and the west london crowd. Its a great place for a nice...More

Thank LaraLondon2016
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

I'm glad you enjoyed and we hope to see you again very soon :)

Reviewed March 14, 2016

Food - terrible: lacking in flavour and portion sizes were absolutely tiny (I had the Seabass - I have had more generous pieces of fish in places half the price). The soup to start was also lukewarm - had little flavour and tasted as though...More

1  Thank MelissaJeffery
DimiPantaziBBB, Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback. I am sorry to read that you did not have a BBB experience. If you would like to discuss further please don't hesitate to get in touch with me at dimi@beachblanket.co.uk

Reviewed March 14, 2016

Quite a nice place to enter. Although it is quite an eclectic mix of furniture and décor, the seats were not very comfortable, and didn't match the tables, which meant it was actually difficult to get my legs under the table to eat. The cutlery...More

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Natasha P
March 23, 2017|
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Response from BBB_W36_G | Property representative |
Hi, So long as you order before 7pm then you will of course be charged the early special menu price. We look forward to welcoming you to BBB.
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Miss3076
September 12, 2015|
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Response from TomWest36 | Property representative |
Dear Sasha Thank you for allowing us to put your mind at rest. We have indeed had some groups which have not gone according to plan due to various reasons from ourselves over stretching beyond our ability to try and make... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$34 - $53
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Ledbury Road, London W11 2AA, England
    (Westbourne Grove)
  • Public Transportation: Notting Hill Gate tube is a 5 to 8 minute walk from us.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighborhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 2907
  • E-mail
Description
Beach Blanket Babylon Notting Hill is a townhouse serving quality British food and inspired cocktails from lunch till late. Our menus update seasonally and our venue is perfect for exploring Baroque, Rococo led design and our Ballroom hosts the best banquets around. Grand fireplaces, glistening chandeliers and exceptional food and drink make us the place to be to take in the sheer decadence of it all.
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