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L'Etranger

36 Gloucester Road | Kensington, London SW7 4QT, England
+44 20 7584 1118
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
European, French, Japanese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
36 Gloucester Road | Kensington, London SW7 4QT, England
Neighborhood: South Kensington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met my son for lunch prior to going to Motor Show. Have not been here for a long time but I can say the standard is still the same. Excellent service and delicious food. We had the set lunch menu. I had the crispy squid,...More

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate the tasting menu before a gig at the RAH. The cod and amuse bushe were lovely but otherwise a little disappointing if I'm honest. Service brilliant, but quality of the food (especially the lamb) a bit below par and parts of the restaurant looking...More

2  Thank CharlieGoneDiving
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Elegant restaurant flavoured with a pure French atmosphere. Artistic and charming dishes with great service. Long list of wines and selection of French dishes. Recommended: see bass and tarte tatin with white wine. Location 4, restaurant 5, Service 5, food 5, price/quality 4.

Thank Bongarz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch this week with a friend and we opted the set lunch menu (3 courses for £25.00). I had the tomato & buratta for starter, it was delicious, I highly recommend it. For my main course I had the sea bass, which was...More

Thank AdeCarvalho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been here a few times now. Honestly one of my favorite bars in London. Staff are great and the two guys who normally feature on the piano are outstanding. Such good fun can't reccomend this place enough. Enjoy. x

1  Thank BLACKROM
Reviewed April 22, 2017

The food is consistently excellent, the wine list is superb and her staff are very knowledgable and friendly. The piano bar downstairs is a bonus. Would 100% recommend

Thank homeselaine66
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Very attentive staff - extensive menu. Great food. Very impressive wine list. We dined here in April 2017 before the Music of Bond at The Royal Albert Hall. We will be back for future gastronomic highlights here.

Thank Jørn Erik A
Reviewed March 18, 2017

I went to the restaurant with a friend. I booked through internet. I was intrigued by the name. we were warmly welcomed by the French sommelier. The wine list is amazing. I wish I had the budget to afford some incredible wines. But the sommelier...More

Thank martinenouet
Reviewed March 18, 2017

We chose this restaurant for a celebratory night out and weren't disappointed. The heritage tomato starter with its basil sorbet and truffled burrata was an inspired take on the old staple of a caprese while the lobster ravioli was equally enjoyable -- and cooked perfectly...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Dined in a fairly large group. There had been a mix up with the booking, complicated but probably the staff being a little too efficient. Staff reacted well and quickly sorted out a new table. Very friendly, professional service. Vegetarian food was lovely, although far...More

Thank KatsUk
Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$13 - $33
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Gloucester Road | Kensington, London SW7 4QT, England
  • Public Transportation: Gloucester Road Tube Station
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighborhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7584 1118
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