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Cheneston's Restaurant

1 Kensington Court | The Milestone Hotel, London W8 5DL, England
+44 20 7917 1000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Kensington Court | The Milestone Hotel, London W8 5DL, England
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 5 August 2017

We ended up getting back from a business event extremely late. 10 in attendance and the hotel opened the kitchen for us to serve a fabulous dinner.

1  Thank pj0ks
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The Best Boutique Hotel, location, staff and food. Our family live near this hotel in Kensington and were able to celebrate with us. Please thank the Front Desk manager, Nick, the Doorman, Frank and the entire staff for their kindness toward the entire Ainbinder and...More

2  Thank halevi8663
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks so much for leaving such a wonderful review and it was an absolute pleasure having you with us! I will certainly pass on your thanks to the team and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My son and wife thoroughly enjoyed afternoon tea at the Milestone Hotel. Wide assortment of savory and sweet treats, and large selection of teas.

1  Thank Kenneth B
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and we're so pleased your wife and son enjoyed their Afternoon Tea - I'll let the team know.

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Everything is done exactly right at Cheneston's. The Wagyu fillet is sumptuous and the roasts of day offering is always delectable. Dining here is a great pleasure.

1  Thank GloriaAndLorraine
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review and I'm so pleased you enjoyed your meal. I will certainly share your feedback with our Executive Head Chef, Alexandros Diamantis. Please do come back again soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went for a Friday lunch at this beautiful little restaurant in the Milestone hotel. We were welcomed in by our server who looked after us perfectly throughout our meal with great service which was friendly and not too formal. Before our order was brought...More

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This tiny little restaurant in the Milestone Hotel is home to some of the most outstanding dining in the area. Most hotel restaurants are overpriced and frankly don't deliver in quality. Chef Diamantis prepares an unforgettable meal using the finest in locally sourced and sustainable...More

1  Thank CayUcusZ
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I live on the same street as the gorgeous Milestone Hotel so it is a convenient place for me to pop into. The Cheneston's is everything you would expect: lovely, atmospheric, traditional, grand British setting with classic menu items and a very interesting and well-priced...More

Thank OAH_1982
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Many thanks for leaving your feedback and I'm pleased you enjoyed the experience, in general. We do love to know that our 'locals' feel at home with us so please do pop by and see me when next you're passing or give me a call...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We had a pre-theater dinner here, prior to Classical Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall. (walking distance) They got us in and out under a time constraint but that wasnt the most impressive part. My daughter is not only gluten intolerance, but also dairy intolerant....More

1  Thank michelle v
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Dear Mrs Venturo I know we've been in touch already but wanted to say another thank you for staying with us and leaving your wonderful feedback. We were thrilled to have you returning to your 'home from home. Kind regards Andrew Pike

Reviewed 4 March 2017

The surroundings, service and food were very good for our visit. It was a pity that we were the only diners in the restaurant - which was surprising for a Thursday evening. My wife is coelliac and gluten free bread is often unpleasant. Not here...More

Thank basilfawty
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and we're pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, in the main. I'm sorry your found the portions on the small side as usually, we receive the oppoosite feedback. We do work hard...More

Reviewed 25 January 2017

I took a lady friend to supper at Chenestons in the Milestone prior to going to the Royal Albert Hall The atmosphere and feel of the bar and restaurant were fabulous Old England. The bar and restaurant staff were absolutely brilliant, and our cocktails excellent...More

1  Thank Malcolm C
MilestoneGM, General Manager at Cheneston's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Dear Malcolm C Thank you for taking the time to leave your review although I was terribly disappointed to read that we didn't quite meet your expectations. I am indeed really proud of my team here and believe it is very much down to having...More

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superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
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mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 60
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kensington Court | The Milestone Hotel, London W8 5DL, England
  • Public Transportation: High St Kensington
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7917 1000
  • E-mail
Description
"Just off Kensington High Street, the award-winning Milestone Hotel's Cheneston Restaurant offers a spot of luxury for lunch and dinner. Reminiscent of a stately home, the room's focal point is the fancy fireplacein front of which charming staff pass to and fro attending to your every need. Our Executive Chef's international menu focuses on Modern British quisine, and his deserts are simply Divine - try sticky toffee pudding with butterscotch sauce and clotted cream washed down with a sweet glass of Muscat de Rivesaltes 1998. Splendid." in front of which charming staff pass to and fro attending to your every need. Trevor Baines' international menu focuses on Modern British dishes such as a smoked haddock and leek fritter starter, and main of pan fried calves liver, bacon, red cabbage and mash served with onion gravy. Desserts are divine - try sticky toffee pudding with butterscotch sauce and clotted cream washed down with a sweet glass of Muscat de Rivesaltes 1998. Splendid."
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