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Geales

2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
+44 20 7727 7528
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (20 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The people were warm and friendly and the atmosphere was good, but I wouldn't say that the food was great. We had starters of fish soup and prawns - both "OK" but nothing fantastic, then both had the fish pie, which was Ok but not...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My wife Jean says: "I went with a friend on Wednesday night to this restaurant tucked away behind the Gate cinema, Notting Hill. It looked warm and welcoming from outside and it was lovely inside. The location is great. Inside it's simple and elegant and...More

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Geales N, Manager at Geales, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Love This Live Music Feb 1st be my guest and I will treat you to a glass xxx

Reviewed 1 January 2018

With a couple of friends we decided to have a day in London and spend most of this in an around the Notting Hill area. We booked a table for brunch then in the evening fancied seafood / fish so based on various reviews selected...More

Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I came to Geales last week with a bunch of girlfriends for a meal before we went out. It had a lovely vibe with friendly staff. I had the oysters to start, which are fab, and the classic cod and chips for the main -...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been here a couple of times in the last eighteen months and it has been fine. Quite expensive for what it is and the front of house personnel kept changing (a warning sign), but fine. Dropped by last night at 9pm: two tables occupied,...More

Thank NYorkmoors
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Geales always offer good food, service was a bit rushed this time but I really do care more about the food, so a big thumb up, will be back soon

Thank Clalunaba
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Visited Geales for lunch with party of friends having seen it mentioned in a novel by Alex Gerlis. It proved to be an excellent decision. The whole dining experience was superb, the food, beer, wine and service was way above expectation and Mel Hoven and...More

Thank 2Alberts
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

There was a group of us, 14 in number. We have not been to Geales before and most of us were unfamiliar with the area. We started off having drinks round the corner in the Uxbridge Arms then arrived at Geales at 2 PM. As...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Anybody who remembers the family-run Geales in its heyday; a no-frills place that was sometimes unpredictable, often chaotic and always terrific value, will be very disappointed to encounter it now. The bean-counters have moved in now, with an eye on the unwary tourist to boost...More

1  Thank Rosalind M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Geales has been a fixture in Notting Hill Gate for longer than the forty plus years I've eating and drinking there. It's had its ups and downs with changing times and different owners, but it's still serving up good classic fish and chips. Prices have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Kensington and Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Kensington and Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7727 7528
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Description
Geales has been London's most loved neighbourhood fish restaurant for over 70 years. Since 1939 this reputable restaurant has been a firm favorite with devoted locals and celebrities' alike. Geales offers a menu that retains the great British chip shop mentality... No frills, just fresh fish and fabulous service. The updated historic site provides a rustic yet chic local diner with a relaxed, nostalgic nod to the brand heritage.
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