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The Blues Kitchen Camden

#635 of 17,544 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, American, Bar, Central American
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111-113 Camden High Street | Camden, London NW1 7JN, England
+44 20 7387 5277
12:00 - 01:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 01:00
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 00:00
Wed - Thu 12:00 - 01:00
Fri 12:00 - 03:00
Sat 10:00 - 03:30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I can't rate this place highly enough. The staff are so 'cool' yet friendly and welcoming that it feels like you're one of them. Always crazy busy in the evenings, live music, great food our fave new local. NB Seriously worth a visit for the wings alone.

Thank Littlelix
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really liked this place an old pub, distressed furnishings and blues music, what not to like, well the food I guess if being picky. Great atmosphere, busy with nice fellow guests some great servers and good bar with nice beer. Wish I had gone in the evening when music was the focus because lunch was a big downside food... More 

Thank cherrybusa
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere, good service (waitress very attentive) and tasty food. Lots of great bourbon to choose from, lovely cocktails.

Thank Adrian E
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

So, after eating here several times for dinner and being pleased, we decided to pop over for brunch. We called before and they wouldn't make a table booking. We did manage to get a table however. So, there were four of us, ordering various things. All of our food came at different times. Two of our sides didn't come until... More 

Thank hanalc
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came in for some dinner the other day and have to admit I had a looovely evening. I came in for a first date and have to admit I was a bit nervous. But I had an amazing and attentive waitress who made us feel really comfortable by cracking a couple of jokes. The ambience is really fun and... More 

Thank Martine B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been meaning to visit this place since one of my friends suggested i go. So as like any other avid user of TripAdvisor, upon suggestion, i sought the comfort of my culinary and holiday advisory sector. Now. In hindsight i would like to rubbish all them reviews about POOR SERVICE. What drivel! People turning up in clusters of... More 

Thank KingT786
Essendon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in as my lovely guy wanted to show this place to me. Got a seat at the bar. Had a nice, but costly glass of prosecco and wished I'd gone for a cocktail instead given the care and attention the staff gave to them as they were prepping them. We didn't eat there but I'd definitely go back, eat,... More 

Thank IrishMimi
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very rude staff... Pushed aside several times when waiting for our 'reserved' table that was not recorded!!! Refused to pay service charge as food order was messed up and no apology from staff. Told to eat off stools if we hadn't enough space instead of being offered another/larger table for our party of 11. Overall, the food was satisfying but... More 

Thank jamieenr
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Camden has a really nice vibe and it's places like The Blues Kitchen which elevate a good night out to a great night out. Myself and my four close friends arrived a little after 8.30pm and straight away were made to feel welcome. The place was buzzing and the aroma of barbecued meat got the taste buds tingling. Our waitress... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a friends birthday meal, we pre booked a table but when we arrived there was no table reserved. The waitress sat us in the bar area and we were told we could not have a dinner menu because we were in the bar. The manager then came over and he was incredibly rude and patronising, not once... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, American, Bar, Central American
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111-113 Camden High Street | Camden, London NW1 7JN, England
  • Public Transportation: Underground Stations: Camden Town Tube (4 minutes) Mornington Crescent Tube (5 minutes) Railway Stations: Camden Road Railway Station (8 minutes) Euston Railway Station (15 minutes)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Camden
  • Neighbourhood: Camden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7387 5277
Serving up hearty Texan BBQ and blues music, The Blues Kitchen brings a touch of southern soul to Camden High Street. Vintage music posters, mix and match grandma lamps, light fixtures made from tyres and sinking settee style booths, not to mention the knowledge that music icons including Gary Clark Jr, Seasick Steve and Billy Childish have played here, make The Blues Kitchen feel like its been here forever. With all American favourites, including the most epic burgers and buttermilk chicken on the menu The Blues Kitchen will have your stomach singing a more cheerful song.

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Staying in Camden

Neighbourhood Profile
Famous for its sprawling cluster of markets and shops as well as for an embrace of all things counter culture, Camden offers a concentrated version of London street life. From bargain shopping and people watching to rubbing elbows in its abundance of pubs and bars, Camden is the place to be for many a Londoner. It is also home to some of the hottest live music venues in Europe. As packed as Camden High Street and its tributaries can get during the weekends, this neighbourhood is right next to some of the city's most beloved outdoor spaces, namely Regent's Park and Primrose Hill.
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