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The Abingdon

54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, London, W8 6AP

(((() Modern British
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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.

Great experience, lovely food and good wine! Particularly recommend the burrata and the pasta!

Jean-charles 12 May 2019
from London

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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.

The Abingdon

54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, London, W8 6AP

Contact +44 2079373339

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Customer reviews for The Abingdon

4.5 (((() (based on 147 reviews)
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Recommended for

  • dinner (108)
  • lunch (65)
  • trendy (26)
  • business (23)
  • romantic (21)
  • private dining (19)
  • value (19)
  • child friendly (15)
  • luxury (8)
  • al fresco (5)
  • large parties (5)
  • entertainment (3)
  • breakfast (2)
  • afternoon tea (1)
  • ((((( 12 May 2019 by Jean-charles from London

    Great experience, lovely food and good wine! Particularly recommend the burrata and the pasta!

  • ((((( 7 May 2019 by Nicholas from London

    This was my second visit to The Abingdon, and I was not disappointed. The menu was interesting and diverse, with plenty of choice without being overwhelming in volume. Presentation, and portion size were excellent, and the service attentive, courteous and prompt. The lamb which my guest and I both had was tender and the accompaniment delicious the little new potatoes were memorably moreish. I will be going back!

  • ((((( 26 April 2019 by Matthew from London

    Went for a business dinner. Food, Drinks, Ambience and Service were all great, however, I always find it a bit expensive and therefore not necessarily good value for money. Would still recommend to friends and colleagues though.

  • ((((( 18 April 2019 by Joe from London

    Food is always amazing.... great service, and the best Sticky Toffee Pudding in town!

  • ((((( 4 April 2019 by Chris from Harrogate

    Timeless as good as ever

  • ((((( 19 March 2019 by Kay from Liverpool

    Have been to the restaurant before a coupe of times and food has always been good. good place to entertain clients.

  • ((((( 6 March 2019 by Alessandro from Strasbourg

    Very nice restaurant in a very cosy area. From outside to our eye of a foreigner looked like an old pub transformed into a restaurant. Good and pretty quick service even on a busy Saturday evening. Food was well presented and delicious. We liked it so much that we went again two days later.
    Defintely à recommender !

  • ((((* 1 March 2019 by Tessa from Lonfin


  • ((((( 18 February 2019 by Melissa from Farnham Common

    We had a lovely meal at the Abingdon. The atmosphere in the pub is great - dim lighting, cosy booths. The service was excellent and the food absolutely delicious. I have recommended the Abingdon to a few friends already. An absolute gem.

  • (((** 14 February 2019 by Caren from LONDON

    Not to go again

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