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Carob Tree

15 Highgate Road Corner of Swains Lane | Kentish Town, London NW5 1QX, England
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (53 reviews)
“greek salad” (13 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
15 Highgate Road Corner of Swains Lane | Kentish Town, London NW5 1QX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Most of the food we ordered was very poor quality. Especially the octopus, it was dry and tasteless, the worst octopus I ever tried, and it wasn't a cheap dish. When the waitress ask us how was the food, I was honest and gave her...More

Thank gonyvin
Reviewed 4 days ago

The experience I had at Carob Tree was nothing like that of the other reviewers. My husband and I stopped in for a late lunch on Saturday September 9th after a ramble on Hampstead Heath. We were very warmly met and received great service. We...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Date of visit : 10.09.17 It was my first time in this restaurant, I went with some friends who are regulars and spoke very nicely about the place. We made a reservation for 8.30pm and once we got there we were told to order straight...More

Thank Cinnamon_Tulip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a regular diner for years . I decided to take the family for lunch one Saturday lunchtime in August . Upon arrival we were greeted by a depressed looking waitress . She just kind of looked at us like "why are you here?"...More

1  Thank bondgirlie78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was booked as a last minute to celebrate a family birthday - so a mix of ages from young children to adults. The restaurant had modern and tasteful decor and was light and airy. We were warmly greeted by George who was funny and...More

Thank marcodip73
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We decided to have dinner here to celebrate the birthday of one of our group of 8 women. I made an error in thinking we had booked an outside table and bought my dog along. This was a genuine error, but I was made to...More

6  Thank Sarahk8888
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Been here loads of times. Staff are so friendly. Ambiance nice and relaxed but friendly. Food is generally good. My only peev this time was the portion sizes. there were five of us and we ordered Mezze. The dips which come first were tiny, not...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Dined on Friday restaurant was half empty ordered variety of dips which were ok Lamb kebab was dry and tough Service was slow but friendly No atmosphere to speak of In fact nothing redeeming to make us want to return Really wanted to enjoy but...More

2  Thank Jadler41
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This restaurant has been one that we have visited both with family and friends. We absolutely love it. The staff are always very welcoming as well as very efficient and always have a smile no matter how busy they are. Food is absolutely divine, portions...More

3  Thank Zeeeeeee77
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times and have previously enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. I understand that there is a new owner there now so, the good news is that the food and service are still very good but something has changed...More

3  Thank turnleftisbest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Highgate Road Corner of Swains Lane | Kentish Town, London NW5 1QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: 02072679880
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