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Crown and Sceptre

#101 of 1,332 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 12:00 - 23:00
Open today: 12:00 - 23:00
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I love gareth

I love this place, I go here every Friday have done for 2 years. If your every near Kensington... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chelsea C
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Loved my experience

Had the most amazing evening! The pub has a really lovely friendly relaxing vibe and the manager... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scotland, Texas
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  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
“I love gareth”
2 weeks ago
“Loved my experience”
The Crown and Sceptre is a great place to dine or just to relax. A beautiful pub, restaurant and hotel with verve and style. Our kitchen offers British & Italian cookery to the highest standard, made by a dedicated team of professionals. Always...more
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34 Holland Road | Kensington Olympia, London W14 8BA, England
+44 20 7603 2007
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place, I go here every Friday have done for 2 years. If your every near Kensington Olympia you have to pop in, only place around with outdoor area and heaters. Lovely staff and lovely service

1  Thank Chelsea C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most amazing evening! The pub has a really lovely friendly relaxing vibe and the manager and bar staff was very helpful and assistant. I would highly recommend dining here as the food was 10/10! I will definitely be returning to this fine pub...More

1  Thank Beckymarshon123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My and the family were impressed with the food and service we recieved. The pub has a very a cosy atmosphere and I would definitely recommend the Frango and Macaroni to anyone who hasn’t tried it before. Will be back for more!

1  Thank martin1980907
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is a real gem and in a perfect location, close to Olympia and Kensington High Street. The staff are superb, very friendly and the manager, Gareth, is a real diamond. Also the beers are top class good food and all at sensible prices....More

1  Thank Nigel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On approaching the staff to ask if brunch was still being served at 10.30 we were shouted at with 'What' about 3 times followed by 'I can't hear you, we stop in 5mintues!' by the chef. I asked if they were any gluten free dishes...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a late Sunday roast today and had an absolutely fantastic meal. The chefs were very helpful with my intolerances and my waiter, callan was an absolute diamond. Will definitely be visiting next time I visit Olympia

Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Very good food and friendly staff good place to stay. Nice music and good to sit and talk with family

Thank Bjarki S
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Had dinner in this lovely English Pub, food was really good, staff friendly and helpful. Good vegetarian selections as well as pub food favourites.

Thank msfayvan
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A lick of paint and a new carpet throughout would have made this place fab. Room lovely size for London, food in pub great and the staff really friendly and helpful.

Thank RoseBell958
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Best pub in Kensington!! Great Location. Delicious food. Love the staff, they are all so friendly and fun!!

1  Thank Ally S
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30 April 2018|
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Response from ScottishShanny | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It’s all on street parking. I don’t actually remember seeing a proper car park near it.
18 February 2018|
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Response from charlotte609 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we went by train and just used tube and buses