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Trailer Happiness

#8,341 of 18,211 Restaurants in London}
££ - £££International
177 Portobello Road | Basement Corner of Elgin Crescent, London W11 2DY, England
+44 20 7041 9833
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible13%
11 Aug 2017
“Rum and fire, what's not to like?”
10 May 2017
“Amazing bar amazing cocktails ”
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177 Portobello Road | Basement Corner of Elgin Crescent, London W11 2DY, England
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a great little find on Portobello Road! We went on a Thursday evening so it wasn't too busy, we were greeted by a really friendly and relaxed bartender in a brilliant floral shirt. The cocktails were incredible, albeit a little pricey at about...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

If you like your rum and love cocktails you will love it here. I had my first date with my husband at the bar, the staff were amazing and made such an effort with us it was an unforgettable evening. I loved the bar so...More

Thank Andrea_T76
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Found this place just by chance and am i glad i did! It was a great night. Brilliant music, friendly bar staff with a massive selection of drinks, would deffo recommend it. Only bad thing i could say about the venue is quite small but...More

Thank vinnyy-s
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A great experience for Rum lovers of all levels. They have a range of rums that's over 160 and the staff are friendly and informative. The decor is a complete throwback and let's not forget the cocktails! Wow it's a taste sensation

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place! The music, the decor, the ambience and in particular the cocktails! Fabulous service by Eric, not only for great showmanship, see photo, but his knowledge and great customer service!

1  Thank CMH3108
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for a mixed group of 6 people for a friends birthday...We had booked a table to eat at 9pm and had already spoken to the manager that day to rearrange our table time..On arrival we approached the 'Door man' to gain entry...More

3  Thank PembeDanielle
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place has a tacky 70's lounge vibe which is quite fun. The bar man was really helpful and really knew his stuff when it came to helping us choose our drinks and while it was quiet it was a good atmosphere. It was a...More

Thank SidneyZemm
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place on the off chance... The only two things it had going for it, was the unique decor and the DJ. Our waiter was absolutely terrible - rude and had too much sass... rolling his eyes every two seconds. Recommendation - train your...More

2  Thank Claire E
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We found this place on the off chance after we ate locally to where we live we googled bars for cocktails and this popped up. I loved ittttttttt!! the door staff were polite,the bar staff were extraordinary, so friendly, helping us with choosing a cocktail....More

Thank Missnat2000
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Excellent cocktail, great and friendly staff . We spend a splendid evening in this beautiful place with live music. It is recommended for those passing through Notting Hill

Thank TOP1977
Notting Hill
As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more
than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal
that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide
attention. In this attractive cobblestoned
neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries,
independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer
a delightful window into how to live the good life in
London, with each presenting visitors with an
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Portobello Road | Basement Corner of Elgin Crescent, London W11 2DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7041 9833
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Trailer Happiness, THE home of UK Tiki, is an intimate Lounge Bar, Den and Kitchen on Portobello Road with the E-Z-boy feel of a low rent, mid-60s California valley bachelor pad.
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