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Grumbles

#700 of 18,267 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€French, European, British
35 Churton Street, London SW1V 2LT, England
+44 20 7834 0149
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (19 reviews)
“lamb tagine” (10 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
35 Churton Street, London SW1V 2LT, England
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1 - 10 of 477 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had an amazing time the first time that I visited it. The waiter there was really nice and helpful. However the second-time visit turned out to be a huge disappointment due to the blonde waitress there who gave me and my friend a no-so-good...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant was a favourite when I lived in Pimlico more than a decade ago. It remains the same, small, close tables, nice atmosphere, good, very reasonably priced food and very much a local's favourite. Both the specials - venison terrine and lamb shank, were...More

Thank DBUK2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with a group of friends and informed the venue on booking that 3 of the 6 were gluten free. This turned out to mean that bread (included in the 'sit down' fee of 95p per person) was not offered - to any...More

Thank Tamsin978
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Feeling a bit jaded after a family wedding the previous night we relocated to a Hotel near Victoria before travelling back to Dublin. This small restaurant beckoned us with their friendly staff and cozy ambience. My husband had the set menu which was simple but...More

Thank SuzyQdublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a table for 4. Went in after 9pm and found a table no problem. We ordered the fish and chips and really liked them. The staff was okay. Messed up our order and actually forgot to bring one of our entrées even though...More

Thank 264KimK
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Our group of ten including three children found this gem of a restaurant for an early dinner. While no children's menu, their food was tasty for everyone. Good service.

Thank PatMNrick
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been to Grumbles in years but brought a group of American friends here. They all really liked the friendly, family atmosphere and good value food. This is the sort of place that local people will come back to regularly. On the downside the...More

Thank UKJohnN
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this quirky none chain English restaurant in the heart of Soho. The menu was extensive with typical English choices. The decor was rustic and down stairs had a lovely feel with an oldy worldy theme. Sadly the service was poor as we had fo...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Querky, great history to why it is called "Grumbles". Tasty food and not so frightening prices. Good attentive service. Quite a small restaurant, so book it if possible.

Thank finnscouser
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had a lovely early evening meal here. The prices are reasonable for London and we had a lovely bottle of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc that was under £25. My moules were delicious, the best I have had this side of the channel for a...More

Thank Lynn S
Nearby
Pimlico
Time spent in Pimlico is a slower-paced affair than
most other Central London neighbourhoods. This largely
residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames,
is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle
architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art
lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class
Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art
from the 1500s to the present. For peace and quiet and
...More
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Inkidinki
23 September 2017|
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Response from Angela L | Reviewed this property |
How dare you?! I was just telling the truth. Apparently the staff there are much kinder to regular customers than new customers. Enjoy this miserable restaurant :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27 - US$68
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Churton Street, London SW1V 2LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Pimlico
  • Neighbourhood: Pimlico
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7834 0149
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