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26 Motcomb Street | Belgravia, London SW1X 8JU, England
+44 20 7235 6382
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish cakes” (10 reviews)
“liver” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
26 Motcomb Street | Belgravia, London SW1X 8JU, England
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's so disappointing when a restaurant that you considered reliable, falls off it's plinth. We were three for lunch. Gone were the nice linen tablecloths, replaced by flimsy squres of paper. My friend ordered a cabernet sauvignon and was presented with a glass of white...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average food, poor service, rude staff. Don't understand why anyone would go here! I certainly won't be again...

1  Thank Fergus C
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We had dinner here twice while staying nearby. It was really lovely. Highlights for me were a salmon filet with spinach and a very nice steak on another night. For dessert the coffee creme brulee was spectacular. The complimentary breadsticks are dangerously delicious. The cheese...More

Thank bearbranchgirl
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

In this hot weather it's difficult to find a restaurant with outside tables, in a quiet part of West London. Motcombs has been a favotite of mine for years. Fish is an excellent choice on the menu. Service could be a. It more refined, but...More

Thank LouisWood
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Food taste superb!!! Ambiance is Cosy. Good wines. Excellent service. Value for money restaurant ! For summer seats outside and dining al fresco is very popular otherwise the restaurant is below street level

Thank Elarnadiez
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Ate here whilst staying in Belgravia, our experiences were very similar to the others on here. We visited here on spec, however I wished I'd read Tripadvisor first! The service was efficient but nothing special, but the food was very bland. I had a rice...More

Thank BarryChuckleTelford
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Went to Motcombs for a luncheon after my son's graduation. Table of 10 of us and every dish was amazing with very generous portions Amazing dishes full of flavour and well cooked including the Lobster Risotto and Vodka Penne which truly stood out. Wonderful ambience...More

Thank SamMan852
Reviewed May 26, 2017

I fell upon Motcombs whilst strolling and noticed many "fashionable" souls populating the outside tables, I glanced at the menu du jour and found "lobster thermostat" and a glass of house for about a tenner- done! I was in walking attire and anticipated the old...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

We had a nice meal here tonight. The staff were friendly, and the food was good. When we got the bill, we found that we were charged £1.50 each for bar service. This was apparently to cover linen and bread!! Also there is a 12.5%...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

I have been here multiple times for casual dinners with work colleagues and my partner. The service is perfect, the food is amazing and plentiful and the setting is wonderful. Can recommend the trio of fish and the minute steak. Will be returning.

Thank SamOliver416
Home to the vast majority of embassies and diplomatic
residences in London, sophisticated and upscale
Belgravia also boasts a wealth of luxury hotels, fine
dining restaurants, and some of the city’s most stroll
worthy lanes. While the prices here are high, taking a
leisurely stroll through the streets of picturesque
and elegant white stucco houses is free. Hyde Park and
the Buckingham Palace Gardens are only a stone's throw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $74
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Motcomb Street | Belgravia, London SW1X 8JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Belgravia
  • Neighborhood: Belgravia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7235 6382
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"Traditional British watering-hole and restaurant located 20 metres from Sloane Street, opposite Christian Louboutin. Both the restaurant and bar underwent a complete refurb in September 2000 proving this venue to be the utmost in style, yet maintaining a warm ambience. Lots of regular businessmen and locals and a freindly atmosphere. However the jolly feel should not detract from the restaurant which serves up seriously good food. Impressive selection of fish and game and excellent wine list. They recently won the Moet & Chandon/Harpers and Queen 'Best owner managed Restaurant in London'.

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