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The Blackbird

) #474 of 18,188 Restaurants in London ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
+44 20 7835 1855
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (228 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
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1 - 10 of 860 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This was a gloriously unexpected find. We were staying in a hotel just around the corner and stumbled in here in the afternoon after a long journey. It was so good we virtually never left. The extensive selection of beers are well kept and reasonably...More

Thank Kormeleon
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed a nice meal after a long day of traveling and touring. Helpful staff and quick service. We'd go again!

Thank Hugh D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very disappointing experience. I got a social player and everything about it was sub par. Pakora was doughy, croquets tasted old and the bread dips are misrepresented on the menu due to a slight punctuational error and I was told I was wrong when...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My family of 5, including 3 kids in their 20's, went here for dinner on a Monday night- we did not have a reservation (probably a good idea to make one) but they quickly and cheerfully found us a lovely table by the window. Great...More

Thank LFox513
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi LFox513, Thank you very much for such a nice 5 star review. We are happy you enjoyed the time here with your family. Hope to see you here again. Kindest, Egle

Reviewed 1 week ago

Where ate here on our first night in the UK as it was close and we were very tired. Staff were helpful. My meal was very ho hum, while my husbands was average and yet I saw some others meals delivered nearby that looked great....More

Thank Fun2Travel_7
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Fun2Travel_7, Thank you for your 3 star review. Hope to see you here again. Egle

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub was litlerally just around the corner from our hotel and so we passed it numerous times per day. After a long day of shopping and walking we decided to stop by and eat.We ordered the steak pie and chips and the fish and...More

Thank Bornabrit
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Bornabrit, Thank you very much for your 4 star review. Hope you'll pop in here again. Kindest, Egle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here and you get well fed and served. One of us had the poached eggs, avocado on granary bread and the other went The full English breakfast. Both meals good sized and filling. The service was very good and this is well situated...More

Thank Bucketlist698
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey Bucketlist698, Thank you for 4 star review. Hope to see you here again! Kindest, Egle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No surprises here. Just real good English pub. Great pub food, great beers. Price was good. Staff was friendly. All round good experience for our family of eight.

Thank Pinebabies
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Pinebabies, Thank you for your 4 star review. Glad to hear you liked our pub. Kindest, Egle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Natalie helped organise for all 45 of us to have Full English Breakfast at 8am. Good food, served in a timely fashion and a great atmosphere. Recommended!!!

Thank Glyn B
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Glyn B, Thank you very much for such a nice review. Hope to see you here again! Egle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of all the pubs I went when in London my chosen is The Blackbird. Except the breakfast (because I order an American breakfast .....never ask for it ...the pancakes are terrible).The English food is so good specially the pies and drinks with gym

1  Thank Luciana M
Natalie Y, Manager at The Blackbird, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Luciana M, Thank you for your 4 star review. Hope to see you here again to try our infused Gins. Kindest, Egle

Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
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superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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gailkate2014
21 January 2017|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
Well that all depends on how many, time of day for eats, what you are going there for etc etc. Drinks are London prices, £5 for a pint, £8 for a glass of wine. As to food, I'd suggest you Google for the menu as there are so... More
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gerrycrean
6 April 2016|
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Response from Natalie Y | Property representative |
Hi gerrycrean, yes we do serve Guinness Extra Cold and it is on draft. As TonyJ85 and 67brickie mentioned we serve Fullers beers as well, but we always have had Guinness as a draught option and never had anything else... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Earls Court Road, London SW5 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7835 1855
  • E-mail
Description
With an outstanding reputation for great beer and delicious homemade food, The Blackbird is one of the best pubs in Earl's Court. We're proud to be featured in the Good Beer Guide. Connect to our free wi-fi while you enjoy the perfect pint of ale.
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