- Opening hours
- Tuesday: 18:00 - 22:00 Wednesday to Saturday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 18:00 - 22:00 Sunday: 12:00 - 15:30 & 18:30 - 21:00.
Fantastic food and service!
06 April 2019
Found on its namesake street in well-heeled South Kensington, Launceston Place boasts wide acclaim for its intricately-crafted Modern European cuisine. In 2013, Launceston Place’s ‘Notable Wine List’ AA award was 1 of only 7 awarded to London restaurants that year.
One of London's most exciting chefs, head chef Ben Murphy brings a visionary approach to the Launceston Place menu. Alongside regularly changing market and tasting menus, sublime a la carte dishes include monkfish with banana, onion and red wine, or beef with pear, Stilton and cumin.
The wine list at Launceston Place in Kensington is compiled by award-winning sommelier, Piotr Pietras. Having honed his skills working at some of the best restaurants in London, the team ensures only the finest wines are selected to accompany Chef Murphy’s exquisite food.
An elegantly understated setting, the dining room at Launceston Place in London features light grey walls and plush banquette leather seating. High Street Kensington Tube Station is a 10-minute walk away.
1a Launceston Place, Kensington, London, W8 5RL
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Customer reviews for Launceston Place
((((( 11 June 2019 by Patrick from London
Probably one of the best meals we have had. And a great experience!
((((( 6 April 2019 by Jack from London
Fantastic food and service!
((((( 5 January 2019 by Kirstie from Kingston
Up market restaurant in a quiet residential area. Great for lunch then a walk in Kensington Gardens, or a dinner to impress.
((((( 20 December 2018 by M from London
Lots of creativity in the food, in addition to being delicious. It’s one of our favorite places in London.
((((( 26 October 2018 by Damien from London
The only word that could describe our meal is “ amazing”
((((( 21 October 2018 by Cara from London
Excellent all round as usual. The pre-starter was fantastic, really carefully presented. Service very good, discreet but there when you needed it. A nice touch was a brownie on a 'Congratulations' plate for our son who had just graduated.
((((( 15 September 2018 by Fiona from London
Had a lovely tasting menu meal here. Everything was very good. Staff were friendly and attentive without being too attentive. Not cheap but it was a special event meal and a good place to go for a special treat.
((((( 26 February 2018 by Maria from London
The food and service is excellent. Both the taste and aesthetics of the dishes are very impressive.
((((( 20 January 2018 by Chris from Malmesbury
We had the lunch menu. The choice was good and the food delicious. We loved the extras like the amuse bouche, the wacky candy floss, the homemade bread and selection of butters, the very tasty yet not heavy food beautifully presented and the selection of petit fours. The staff were very polite and friendly, the wine superb and the venue very pleasant. A truly lovely fine dining experience which was exceptionally good value. We shall be back. Tony and Chrissie
((((( 12 January 2018 by Christine from London
Loved the numerous amuse vouches! The chef goes to unparalleled lengths to spoil us
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