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The Kings Head

#992 of 18,558 Restaurants in London
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
17 Hogarth Place | Earl's Court, London SW5 0QT, England
+44 20 7373 5239
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (23 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (8 reviews)
“steak burger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
17 Hogarth Place | Earl's Court, London SW5 0QT, England
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1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

By recommendation of our hotel concierge we walked a few blocks to Kingshead for fish and chips and an ale. It is off the main drag enough that fewer tourists go there. But it was full of regulars enjoying a beautiful Friday evening. The fish...More

Thank Marygode
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your lovely feedback! We're so thrilled to hear that we lived up to your hotel's recommendation. We do hope that you'll be back when you're next in the area!

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was awesome ,cute pub ,prices are very reasonable they have awesome cocktails too love the fish and chips lightly battered

Thank tbkberg
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your great feedback! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 May 2018

Can't comment on the food as we only had drinks. Its a typical boozer, could have done with a bit more attention to keeping the place tidy as quite a few left over drinks left standing around and tables could have done with a wipe...More

Thank Mike W
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're sorry to hear that you came in when the pub wasn't at its tidiest! We'll make sure to pay more attention to this in the future. Thanks for your feedback and we hope you'll pop...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

This restaurant was close to our hotel so we stopped in for dinner there on our first night. As it was my first time in London, I decided to try the local fare. The fish and chips were absolutely delicious.

Thank Melanie M
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your great feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your fish and chips and we hope to host you again soon!

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The place looks fantastic from outside. Inside there is a large bar and good decor. Sadly only one dark ale on the pump. Prices £5 ish per pint/ bottle. The table we sat at was sticky with spilt beer. The menu was limited no wow...More

Thank lobster64
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, General Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you for providing some feedback on your visit. All feedback, good and bad, is greatly appreciated. I am incredibly disappointed that your experience with us was not a good one, particularly as you had planned your visit so far in advance. The things you...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Came in on a snowy Saturday night and was surprised how good the food was- I had the calamari and the fish n chips. Hubby enjoyed the shepherds pie.

Thank dcunited074
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us - we're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the food! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff mainly a real ale pub. Didn't dine here just popped in for a few drinks. Will go in again when we are in the area again

Thank Stuart E
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us - we're very glad to hear you enjoyed your drinks. We look forward to seeing you again and for your feedback on the food!

Reviewed 25 March 2018

I had dinner and did some work on my laptop for a couple hours at this pub, which was located behind my hotel. Despite the fact that the hotel didn't directly cater to people with food allergies (gluten and dairy) they did an excellent job...More

Thank Sara L
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your great feedback. We're very glad to hear that our kitchen was able to find something for you to eat! We take allergies and intolerances very seriously and always strive to provide...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I found this place whilst wandering the neighbourhood and so my friend and I tucked in for dinner and a drink. We found the atmosphere cozy and charming, the pub itself is sort of tucked away off the main drag so it wasn’t packed full...More

1  Thank Nina J
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us and we really appreciate the feedback for the roasts and service. We hope that now you've found us you'll pop in more frequently!

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

A cosy traditional English pub that offers breakfast lunch and dinner. Fish n chips are delicious! Easily accessible from Earl's Court underground station.

Thank Giannis A
KingsHead_EarlsCourt, Manager at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for your great feedback. We're very glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again next time you're in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Hogarth Place | Earl's Court, London SW5 0QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7373 5239
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Description
Whether you want to curl up by the open fire with a glass of wine, or soak up the lively social atmosphere at the bar, The King’s Head invites you to enjoy the Great British pub experience your way. A quiz night every Monday is the perfect opportunity to get together as a group.
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