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One Kew Road

1 Kew Road, Richmond TW9 2NQ, England
+44 20 8940 5768
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (15 reviews)
“fish cakes” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1 Kew Road, Richmond TW9 2NQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were disappointed not to be able to get a table at The Ivy Cafe, but not after dining at One Kew Road. We were advised to book a table by the helpful staff and were pleased we did. It was very busy but the...More

Thank Lisa G
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Lisa, Thank you for your wonderful review! It is always such a pleasure to get feedback like yours, and your lovely comments have really made our day here!! We’re so glad that your disappointment at not getting a table at The Ivy wasn’t long-lived,...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

My daughter took me here as a Mother's Day treat and that is exactly what it was from start to finish! Although the restaurant was busy, we were given plenty of time to choose our wine and food, absolutely no pressure to hurry along. We...More

Thank cricketmummy
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Cricket Mummy, Thank you so much for your lovely review - it’s really made our day!! I’m so glad to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed your Mother’s Day treat! We’re really pleased to hear that you liked the variety on the Mother’s...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

So what's good? Actually, the food and the wine. Interesting dishes, descent portions, and a much better than average wine list with a really good choice and sensible prices. So what's not so good. Sadly, the experience. They save money by not having enough staff...More

Thank Magic-Tim
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Magic-Tim, Thank you for leaving us a review. First and foremost, I would like to extend my sincerest apologies to you that the service and atmosphere on your recent visit weren’t up to your expectations or our usual standards. It should never be the...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great menu, tasty food, great location (opposite Richmond train station) Service was brilliant Lengthy wine menu Great value Fantastic lunchMore

Thank sloan74
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Sloan74, Thank you so much for leaving us such a great review!! We're so glad that you enjoyed your lunch with us, and I'll be sure to pass your kind comments on to our team! We hope to welcome you back soon!! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We refused to pay as our experience was so dire. Pre theatre dinner with family; we waited almost an hour for food, the pork was like blancmange, totally disgusting and inedible. The photo shows their "apple salad".More

Thank Harriet S
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Harriet, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm very sorry to hear that on this occasion we failed to meet not only your expectations but also our standards. We always pride ourselves on trying to get the highest quality...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Myself and some friends dined here last weekend following a trip to Twickenham. Staff were friendly, and efficient, and the food was enjoyable. I had fish and chips. Tasty, but not the largest and best bit of cod that I've ever had. The portion of...More

Thank Lyn17
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Lyn, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review!! I’m very happy to hear that you and your friends had a good experience with us on your recent post-match visit! We pride ourselves on providing friendly service and tasty...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Directly across the road from the station ,we've been meeting here for years before Six Nations or Oxford v Cambridge matches , and the staff are well skilled at sorting out the chaos surrounding these "festive " events. Nothing special , but the food comes...More

Thank HutchinsBoydton
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi HutchinsBoydton, Thank you so much for leaving us such a kind review!! We’re really pleased to hear that you enjoy your pre-match visits to us - the team always works really hard to make sure every guest leaves us happy, so it is always...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Joined some friends here for a pre theatre meal. Service was friendly and efficient, the food was nicely presented and tasty. Would return if in the area again.More

Thank Deborah J
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Deborah, Thank you so much for leaving us such a lovely review!! As a team, we pride ourselves on offering friendly service and tasty food, so I'm really happy to hear that your recent visit reflected that!! I've passed your wonderful comments on to...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Pop in quite often pre theatre. If you get there before 6 you can get the lunch menu which has reasonable offers on, after 6 is the dinner menu. Not cheap but always tasty. Try to work out the anagrams on the back wall while...More

Thank Preston88
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Preston, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review!! We’re really happy to hear that you enjoy your pre-theatre visits to us; we like the fixed price offer from our lunch menu too!! We’re so pleased that...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

On entering the restaurant with my partner, immediately asked by a homeless person for a cup of tea who had situated himself in the porch/entry area. Felt sorry for him of course but a bit of a peculiar way to start the visit. Really wish...More

Thank Edward W
OneKewRoad, Manager at One Kew Road, responded to this review

Hi Edward, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review!! We are very sorry to hear that you missed out on our nut roast on that Sunday - it is one of our more unpredictable sellers, so it can sometimes be difficult...More

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MIke G
How does the restaurant relate to the Mike Berry concert on Sunday? is it expected that the audience will be eating, or is the performance area separate?
5 April 2017|
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Response from OneKewRoad | Property representative |
The gig is held in our upstairs bar, so separate from the restaurant. Audience members are more than welcome to book a table in the restaurant before, or even order food over the bar during the gig. However it is not... More
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Terry B
Can I bring my baby in pushchair when I come for evening family dinner
28 September 2016|
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Response from OneKewRoad | Property representative |
Hi Terry, Yes of course that is absolutely fine. If you would like to let us know when making your reservation that you need a table with space for a pushchair we will make sure that you are given a suitable table. Kind... More
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Marek R
Do you take booking for 18th birthday parties?
23 September 2016|
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Response from OneKewRoad | Property representative |
Hi Marek, Yes we can cater for large parties, If you would like to give me a call on 0208 940 5768 we can discuss your requirements. Kind Regards, Natalie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kew Road, Richmond TW9 2NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8940 5768
  • E-mail
Description
An idyllic retreat set in beautiful country house-style surroundings, One Kew Road serves a menu of gourmet European recipes. Trained in high-class cookery schools in Spain and Italy, the chefs bring a wealth of experience, and demonstrate knowledge of a breadth of classic and complex cooking techniques. Partnering with Rothschild wine merchants, guests can choose a bottle from the well-stocked cellar.