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The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro

#3,396 of 18,237 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, European, British
64-66 Chamberlayne Road, London NW10 3JJ, England
+44 20 8968 8142
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
64-66 Chamberlayne Road, London NW10 3JJ, England
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

We went for a family Sunday lunch, nice but average but as I have a serious allergy I told them and asked about their food preparations on arrival and was told my waitress would deal with my questions. I asked our waitress who did not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trishah561
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

awesomevSunday lunch served here. The Whippet is also super friendly for Friday night drinks after world Favourite snack is the Croquettes - delicious. Thai beef salad also great. Sausage rolls and Scotch eggs also really good (especially if you’ve had a few)!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

First time and enjoyed a great meal with the family in this friendly atmosphere bistro style pub. Typical Sunday menu with all the classics. You need a healthy appetite to clear your plate but will do as exellent pub food. Wine list was a nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert S
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hi Robert, Great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Whippet yesterday. Its also nice to hear that the service didn't suffer as It was a particularly busy Sunday all in all. I'm glad you approve of the wine list we recently made...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Called in here after moving our daughter into her new flat. A lovely typical London pub, welcomed by the landlord. Food, beer and wine were excellent, I can recommend the sardines.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bowkie54
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hi Bowkie, Kensal is a lovely area & we are proud to be regarded as a great locals pub in the area. I must be doing something right with regards to friendliness & locals if I am being referred to as an (Old school) Landlord!...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a nice pub but a bit expensive for what it offers. Many beers to choose from and nice pup food.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PaulJ4473
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hi Paul, We do survey other pubs in the area & stay as competitive as possible even when prices go up from our suppliers. Thanks for the positive post though & glad to know you enjoyed what we have to offer. Many Thanks, David.

Reviewed 29 June 2018

great place good food well presented and cooked, staff great nice and simple.. Dont know if we will be back but this is only because of the choice in london nothing to do with the place itself, but recommended to all

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank simoncooper4758
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thanks for the 4 stars Simon Glad you enjoyed the food & good to hear my team did their bit even if some of them are a bit simple. Hope to see you again soon. David

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Went there for dinner with my sister and wife. Recommended by my sister as being a nice neighborhood gastro pub. We were not disappointed. The waiting staff were friendly and efficient. The ambience of the pub was calm and peaceful for a Tuesday evening. My...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank davidnZ7170TP
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi David, Thanks for such a positive review, glad you popped in to see us & hope to see you back through the doors again soon. Kind Regards David

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I would never recommend to eat here. I don't think chef is an actual chef or just a guy who deep fry everything. Food was very poor quality and plate was full of oil. It's definitely not worth money you pay. Even the grilled fish...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank artkriste
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi Artkriste, Not a good result for us. I'm sorry to hear about your experience at The Whippet. If we get it wrong here I'm happy to put my hands up but if it is very it is very rare as you can see from...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

The Whippet Inn is a great Bar in a local area close to Kensal Rise, My beer was cold, the customer service was friendly and the prices were in line with the other places of the area.More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank olivehoover
Whippet O, Manager at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

1.Cold beer, 2. Friendly staff 3. competitive prices Great bar but 3/5 what can we do to get those next 2 spots from you Olive? Please let us know so we can improve for your next visit. Hope to see you through the door again...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

Manager David is a man of his word - Thank you! I returned to the restaurant last week and enjoyed a good plate of fish and chips. The staff here are always straightforward, helpful and welcoming. Makes eating here very easy. Thank you again. De-Ann

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank D9SHY
Whippet O, Supervisor at The Whippet Inn Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hi De-Ann, Thankyou for your review! Yes we love David too! Thanks for your nice comments about the rest of the staff, I will pass this on, and also let the kitchen know you enjoyed your fish 'n chips! Come back again soon! Aimee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64-66 Chamberlayne Road, London NW10 3JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8968 8142
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