We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Builders Arms

Neighbourhood:
South Kensington
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Address: London, England
Website
Today
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
Description:

Stop in at this traditional English pub in South Kensington for a pint of...

Stop in at this traditional English pub in South Kensington for a pint of real ale and a bite to eat.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 7 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Great Atmosphere

Excellent neighborhood pub in one of the nicest areas of London - just south of Kensington High Street. Great gastro-pub with the usual pub fare ate good prices

Reviewed 8 January 2015
Michael N
,
Virginia Beach, United States
Add Photo Write a Review

7 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Level Contributor
20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

It can get quite full at moments but the staff there is really nice, the place is clean, the food is very reasonable & it's not expensive. There is some sits outside, and many seats inside - note that there's 2 floors to this pub :)

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer-Lynn C
newcastle, england
Level Contributor
162 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Situated close to the Olympic Stadium this pub looked ok for a reunion get together with old friends. The beer was fine but the barmaid was unfriendly.At 10.40pm she decided to leave and when we asked 2 giggling young women sitting near the bar for more drinks they told us they had decided to close! No notification, observing the licencing... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nora P
Virginia Beach, United States
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Excellent neighborhood pub in one of the nicest areas of London - just south of Kensington High Street. Great gastro-pub with the usual pub fare ate good prices

Helpful?
2 Thank Michael N
Level Contributor
65 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

Stopped by after a walk in Kensington. Good selection of beers as well as wines and non alcoholic drinks. Very friendly and helpful staff.

Helpful?
Thank Mats I
whitley bay
Level Contributor
29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

After reading the reviews here I booked a table for guests from overseas. Bad decision, overlooked food, could not hear yourselves speak, a very disappointing evening fir something I had tried so hard to plan

Helpful?
Thank fkj
Preston, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Visited on Saturday night, were greeted by friendly staff, beer fab. Busy with groups and couples alike, has a lovely atmosphere. Downside, only open until 11pm due to being situated in a residential area, but a great find.

Helpful?
Thank onmehols222

Travellers who viewed The Builders Arms also viewed

 

Been to The Builders Arms? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Builders Arms staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?