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Town House

109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
+44 20 7589 6300
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took my 22 year old Daughter for her Birthday, to the Tale as Old as Time Afternoon Tea. She is a big fan of the film and she was over moon. She loved everything and had the biggest smile on her face throughout. This...More

Thank Shazzajane
Reviewed 3 days ago

After being delayed for our afternoon tea by roughly 45 minutes due to the tube network suddenly being down the staff could not have been more helpful in accommodating us and were still very welcoming and attentive. They even allowed us to stay for our...More

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Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a hit! Even with an 8, 6 and 3 year old! We'd highly recommend the Tale as old as Time Afternoon Tea.

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Thank Analeis L
Reviewed 4 days ago

No complaints here. Just had the loveliest tea for my daughters birthday. They did a whole gluten free menu for her as well. Very happy would definitely go again

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Thank michellegM3788RD
Reviewed 5 days ago

The theming of the afternoon tea was very good. The waitress was very kind and set the table out so that she could take a really nice photo of us. There were a few little niggles for us. Firstly the waitresses pinny was filthy and...More

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Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister in law and I went to the Tale as old as time afternoon tea, and it was incredible! We had an absolutely amazing time, everything was done to perfection! Completely worth it!

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Thank jesshX1676SB
Reviewed 5 days ago

Came to your amazing hotel for my daughters birthday for afternoon tea. Fab experience and amazing staff will remember this memory for a long time. Thank you to all your team 😊

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Thank amycopper
Reviewed 5 days ago

Slightly dissapointed booked the beauty and the beast themed tea However when we arrived at our table our cups were chipped (I don't actually mean chip ) the Mrs Potts tea pot and chip cups appeared old and cracked food was average sandwiches were nice...More

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Thank ladyh192
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a really magical experience. The setting is perfect and staff attentive and very pleasant. The themed tea was very clever and delicious.

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Thank 941winifredb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Afternoon tea mumma/daughter trip to London . Everything was over and above what we expected . It was a lovely , as magical and whimsical as the theme , a must for all little and big girlies out there

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Thank Mandy S
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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
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katieeitak2017
25 June 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, These are set but if you have an allergy or wish to request plain sandwiches we need to know 24hours in advance. Warm Regards, Cillian Moran Assistant Restaurant Manager
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Sheryl P
19 April 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Good Evening, Its smart casual dressware. Regards, Cillian Moran
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Stephanie L
29 March 2017|
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Response from cillianmoran | Property representative |
Good Evening, Thank you very much for taking the time to write to us. If you go onto our website you can sign up to our newsletter which will send out updates if there are any cancelations or extension of dates. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$78
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-113 Queen's Gate | The Kensington Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 5LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7589 6300
  • E-mail
Description
Town House at The Kensington hotel offers a graceful blend of classic heritage and flawless modern style. Comprising three interconnecting drawing rooms with enchanting details such as fireplaces, a hidden whisky bar and a carefully curated library, Town House is The Kensington's restaurant, private dining and event space - providing a unique venue for intimate dinners, glamorous drinks receptions, book launches and informal meetings. Open from 11am to 11pm, Town House Bar, with its wood-panelled walls, subtle lighting and smoky blue glass ceiling, provides a cosy, clubby ambience and an impressive menu of fine spirits and cocktails.
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