Marble Arch eastwards to Notting Hill, including Bayswater, Edgware Road and Paddington.  The prices are estimated by contributors and meant only as a guide.

Budget = under £15 (per person, food only)
Moderate = £15-30
Splurge = above £30 per person


Sausage and Mash Cafe - (Notting Hill Gate tube) 268 Portobello Road
Variation on a theme: HUGE choice of sausages and good mash.

Taza - (Queensway tube) Queensway
Lovely authentic kebabs.  Best for taking away and eating in nearby Kensington Gardens.

Ranoush Juice - (Marble Arch tube) 43 Edgware Road
Authentic schwamas (kebabs) with a fresh fruit juice bar attached.

Patogh - (Edgeware Road tube) 8 Crawford Place.
Persian/ Iranian food (kebabs and rice etc).  Small sitting area.  Can get quite warm.


Royal China - 13 Queensway, London W2 4QJ (2 doors from Queenway tube)
Chain of restaurants: one at Queensway, the other at Baker Street.
Description: Best dim sum (Chinese tapas/ meze). Only served at lunch time.  


The Ledbury - (Notting Hill) 127 Ledbury Road, London W11 2AA
High-end French.