The Abingdon

(200 Reviews)
54 Abingdon Road Kensington, London, London, W8 6AP
Modern British

Opening hours

Monday: 12:30 - 14:30 & 18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday to Friday: 12:30 - 14:30 & 18:30 - 22:30
Saturday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 18:30 - 22:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 19:00 - 22:00.

Restaurant description

Much more than a standard London restaurant, The Abingdon pairs modern, eclectic style with beautifully presented European dishes. The eye-catching U-shaped bar is a chic spot for counter dining, with a celebrated wine list featuring organic and biodynamic vintages on offer.

Always innovative and showcasing the finest seasonal ingredients from local suppliers, the Abingdon menu is full of modern European delicacies. Starters like the cheddar & spinach soufflé with wild mushroom ragout are beautifully presented, while fresh seafood recipes are also on offer with a seasonal twist. In addition, there are sharing specialities such as pave steak for 2, and all kinds of premium sides.

The inventive recipes continue for dessert at The Abingdon in Kensington. The Abingdon is also known for its carefully crafted wine list, with bottles from the old and new worlds represented.

An inventive, wonderfully executed update on the modern gastropub, The Abingdon also has a small al fresco seating area at the front. Gloucester Road Tube Station is a 4-minute drive away.

Customer reviews for The Abingdon
4.5
(based on 200 reviews)

95%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (1)
  • al fresco (13)
  • breakfast (3)
  • business (30)
  • child friendly (18)
  • dinner (147)
  • entertainment (5)
  • large parties (11)
  • lunch (85)
  • luxury (10)
  • private dining (26)
  • romantic (29)
  • trendy (32)
  • value (29)
  • By Michael Z from London
    4 November 2020

    Very good cooking and much enjoyed

  • By Heleri H from London
    4 November 2020

    Excellent as always. Absolutely delicious pave steak with sides, brilliant service and good atmosphere. Can't wait to go back after lockdown.

  • By Ted S from London
    3 November 2020

    steak to share chicken ceasar salad fries

  • By R G from London
    2 November 2020

    Fabulous. As always, the meal was fantastic and the service great. Look forward to our next visit.

  • By Tamzin H from London
    30 October 2020

    The Abingdon is a wonderful restaurant and bar, with excellent service and brilliant staff. Delicious food and always a great atmosphere. Locals love this place, with outdoor and indoor seating, in a pretty street in Kensington.

  • By Megan L from London
    29 October 2020

    Lovely staff and great food! We had the springrolls and chicken liver parfait for starters which was delicious, the rolls are a must! Then the fish pie to share which was so good, could barely finish it. Delicious!

  • By Patrick M from London
    26 October 2020

    Cozy

  • By Stephan B from London
    14 October 2020

    Started with a delicious passion fruit margarita, followed by lots of yummy food. The staff and the ambience was perfect for a lovely evening with friends

  • By Andrea M from parsons green
    11 October 2020

    As always the food was delicious and the staff extremely lovely.

  • By Sidney R from London
    9 October 2020

    The food was amazing. Can remember when I ate so well in a restaurant!

Restaurant Location Map
The Abingdon
54 Abingdon Road Kensington, London, London, W8 6AP

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