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“Better than your average pub”
Review of The Kings Head

The Kings Head
Ranked #1,764 of 22,552 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Neighbourhood: South Kensington
Description: Newly refurbished pub and dining room in Earls Court, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner in a cosy, contemporary setting. The perfect venue for after work drinks, a quick lunch, dinner with friends or somewhere for the weary traveller to rest their legs. Serving a range of drinks including award winning real ales, local and internationally renowned craft beers, the best Bloody Mary in this corner of the galaxy, and infused Sipsmith gins.
New York
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522 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
“Better than your average pub”
Reviewed 11 January 2014

This is a much nicer, more modern version of a pub with a fresh interior and food choices that are traditional and of better quality than average. Fun crowd most evenings with a mix of locals and visitors from the many nearby hotels

  • Visited January 2014
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“Fabulous little pub”
Reviewed 1 January 2014 via mobile

Fabulous little pub locatwd near our hotel (Marriott Kensington). Good food, comfortable atmosphere, good brew. We've come a couple times on this visit to London, and if we lived in the neighborhood we would come here regularly!

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
“Great pub”
Reviewed 9 December 2013

We went into a few pubs for a pre-dinner drink this weekend but all of the ones on Earls Court Road were packed so we left and were delighted to find The Kings Head. There was a good few people in it but it didn't feel jammed like some of the others we walked into first. It has a lovely atmosphere and the decor is great. A very nice place to pass a couple of hours with friends over a glass or two of wine.

  • Visited December 2013
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Burke, Virginia
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122 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Quaint and bustling off the main drag”
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Had two very enjoyable dinners while on vacation here. Extensive selection of local and regional beers and ales, as well as other popular beers. Frequented generally by locals, we found it by chance. Steak and Ale pie was excellent, with perfectly baked crust and very tender steak. Service was friendly and made us feel welcome. slightly noisy.

Visited October 2013
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Perth, Australia
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Local to our hotel and impressed”
Reviewed 13 October 2013

After travelling into London and missing lunch, we were after an early dinner and drink. The kitchen opened at 5pm and we were quick to order from a nice little pub menu. It is a family friendly pub, which was nice, as we have 2 kids, and was easy enough to order something for them from the menu also. The food was great, the beer was cold and it was a nice cosy little place.

  • Visited September 2013
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