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The Scarsdale Tavern

#701 of 18,283 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, British,
23A Edwardes Square, London W8 6HE, England
+44 20 7937 1811
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
23A Edwardes Square, London W8 6HE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is just a little bit off the beaten path in Kensington, but it's worth venturing off the main street for. The food was great (my wife had the fish cakes and I had steak and ale pie) and they had a good selection...More

Thank Crash412
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a cold winters evening....there's nothing better than a great pub, good beers, good food and a great atmosphere ! highly recommended....

Thank Milan1976
Reviewed 6 days ago

This one of my favourite traditional British taverns. Anytime I visit London it deserves one pit stop.

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for lunch before attending the Ferrari exhibition in the Design Centre. Friendly service, reasonable selection of meals at fair prices considering the area. There were well kept guest beers as well as the Fullers products. Would definitely visit again if in this part of...More

1  Thank dave r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good traditional Fullers pub. Beer well kept, friendly staff, nice and clean throughout. Best of all its dog friendly.

Thank Anita H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked a table at the last minute. It was good food and friendly people and good value. Its off the beaten track but if you are looking for somewhere to relax with minimum effort highly recommend this establishment.

Thank melvyn b
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place has a real authentic atmosphere. The staff were very welcoming, friendly and efficient. The food was excellent too. We will definitely be back here now that we have found it.

Thank Lizzy C
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Very hard to find, but those who find it will Return so be sure you book Your table in advance. Every time we have been there it has been no vacant tables so we have learned the hard way to book a table in advance....More

Thank Ingeborg56
Scarsdale T, Manager at The Scarsdale Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. Its always a great sign when its a busy pub, but not for customers that cant get a table. Glad you love the food and you had a good time with us. Hope to...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Bit of a hidden gem located a stone's throw off popular Kensington High Road. Once found, it is a idylic spot for traditional pub food and local pints. Extremely casual and laid-back. A locals' hang-out that we loved. Their fare was delicious.

Thank Robert S
Scarsdale T, Manager at The Scarsdale Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. Its exactly what we call it, a hidden little gem. Hope to see you again real soon.

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Went with our sons and their partners for a great lunch. Excellent food and very efficient and friendly service. Both Sunday and regular menu very good and reasonably priced for the high quality

Thank Terry M
Scarsdale T, Manager at The Scarsdale Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Terry. So glad we met up to your expectations and that you had a great lunch with us. The roasts are very good indeed. We hope to see you again.

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Scarsdale T
25 October 2015|
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Response from givepeasachance3 | Reviewed this property |
Not really -I just don't particularly appreciate it when you book to go to a pub for a meal, they have run out of the Sunday lunch and the service is provided by several different members of staff none of which know or care... More
Howard H
8 March 2015|
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Response from Scarsdale T | Property representative |
Come out of the hotal turn right cross the road walk down kensington high street pass the odeon cinema and take the next left and go down Edwardes sq we are on the left
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23A Edwardes Square, London W8 6HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Earls Court
  • Neighbourhood: Earls Court
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7937 1811
  • E-mail
A delightful pub in Kensington, The Scarsdale Tavern's fine food and peaceful ambience have made it one of the best places to drink in the area. With great food and real ales, it's an excellent place to take it easy for a few hours and watch the world go by.
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