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African Gallery Kitchen

#813 of 17,939 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
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102 Drummond Street, London NW1 2HN, England
+44 20 7383 0918
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2013

I really cannot understand all the good reviews for this place. I went there with my partner and my son (10 years) because we read very good reviews on internet. We are Italian and we know that good food is! However, you do not have to think we cannot appreciate not italian food. We have lived in UK for more... More 

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Rayleigh
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Went here with my Son David (19, Fussy eater) on the off chance before he got a train from Euston. The Food was exquisite and flavoured in a way I've never had before the surroundings were very African and beautiful the proprietor was informative but gave us space too. I can't recommend enough go try this place you'll either love... More 

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Sydney
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2013

We went to African Gallery Kitchen looking for something different to the other restaurants in Drummond St. It was a pleasant surprise. The food was delicious and we enjoyed the friendliness and the information about the food, and the African decorations. Food was spicy, and serving sizes were plentiful. Must comment on how clean and well presented the premises are... More 

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Bergen, Norway
1 review
Reviewed September 18, 2013

By coincidence from norway to africa.. Lunchtime under London sun ;)" Lovely lively tasting food;) Got a fine explanation to what i had... I will be back!

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Thank Kristinkiki2013
Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2013

I was in London for work and popped into the African Gallery Kitchen to get a take away, the owner was very helpful, advising me on different dishes. It is clear he is very passionate about his food and that shows in the tastiness of the dishes. This place is tiny but full of character and I much prefer to... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2013

Although only 4 stars this is actual four and a half stars! This is a tiny place that serves wonderful, tasty and delicious 'home cooking' It is not a 'fine dining experience' but the food is amazing. The are complaints in these reviews that the food is Pre-heated from frozen. In many places that would be an indication of careless... More 

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Thank CupCaketheBold
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Checked this place out after finding it on trip advisor, the food was really good and the owner clearly passionate and knowledgable about his food. Yes the food is cooked off site then microwaved but is really tasty, only down side was this made the plantain fritters a little chewy, that aside is well worth a visit for some unusual... More 

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Thank MalcolmW648
Hastings, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2013

This restaurant is different in every way. Fabulous decor with African art - all can be purchased. Excellent and interesting food enhanced by imaginative use of herbs and spices. A wide selection of fish, lamb, beef and vegetarian dishes, unusual starters and desserts, all of which will be explained to you by the charming and knowledgeable owner, Antonio, who has... More 

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manchester
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2013

We took a trip to London the weekend beginning 28th June, we spent ages looking for a Caribbean restaurant that didn't cost that much and we stumbled across this little beauty. We got that quite late when the owner was going to shut however he kept it open for us, we ordered and the food was some of the best... More 

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Thank meggymoomin
Austin, TX
1 review
Reviewed August 10, 2013

We've been in London for about five weeks now, and one of my only regrets is that we didn't visit the African Kitchen Gallery until our trip was nearly over. This tiny restaurant has some of the best food we've had here, and hands-down the best service we've had anywhere. The chef/part-owner, Antonio, is charming and warm, and we spent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$37
Cuisine
African, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Drummond Street, London NW1 2HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
  • Neighborhood: Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7383 0918

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Harrow, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?