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The Porchester

#4,118 of 18,297 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€, British,
88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
+44 20 7229 2886
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice funky little bar with snazzy decor and lovely fresh sunflowers on all the tables. Only minor gripe is the seats need a good steam clean as they're quite grotty and maybe the lights could have been dimmed slightly to create a bit of...More

Thank charleebee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met some friends at this hotel and once inside we were greeted by a friendly staff member who showed us to the table we had reserved. He helped us with some drinks and also made sure our children (6,8 and 13) were attended to...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here during the Notting Hill carnival. Really entertained the carnival atmosphere of the event and served food and cocktails worthy of a Barbados beach bar. Nit a massive pub but loads of seating and placez to stand and socialise. Youngs pub so a decent...More

Thank cricketphil
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Do I seat myself or will someone seat me? Who knows? No signs and little help from the servers who are hanging out doing next to nothing. Once I sit, will anyone ever actually serve me? The food is mediocre, but it's cheap, so what...More

Thank jdhaski
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It was Tuesday night so it must be time for a table quiz! Didn't take part but enjoyed trying to answer the questions. Pleasant atmosphere and a good pint of ale. Wines also available. A handy stop while waiting for a table at the Indian...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We stopped here for a nightcap on the way home from the tube station. Great comfortable pub with good drinks and a cozy atmosphere

1  Thank christina s
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Not a big menu (good thing) but it looked well thought out and covered most types of food. It was Sunday so roast was the order of the day and despite English roasts always being extremely large, I seemed to be the only one who...More

1  Thank Kiwi_73_Sydney
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great pub food. Most pubs in London offer identical menus of food prepared off site... but not this place. Sunday roast pork belly was delicious.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Typical menu for pub, well executed from straters to desserts, good choice of beer and cocktails. Quizz night is fun on Tuesday, a nice break mid-week :)

1  Thank Dominique G
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Attentive staff, great food, and great drink. Garden area in the back. And clean restrooms. A place where the locals go and as an out of towner I look forward to coming back.

1  Thank danschultz
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Bishops Bridge Road, London W2 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 2886
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