We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kensington Square Kitchen

9 Kensington Square, London W8 5EP, England
+44 20 7938 2598
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 5:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 Kensington Square, London W8 5EP, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (121)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to try a different breakfast place in London and KSK didn’t disappoint ! Everything we tried was so good that we had to come back again the next day! Everything is fresh and the menu is surprisingly quite diverse (with a special brunch...More

Thank Chipkie
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This is a terrific breakfast place that is frequented by a loyal clientele. The dishes are well prepared and I especially like the Eggs Benedict. One problem is that it is becoming increasingly popular with families with little children, some of whom seem to think...More

Thank expatdave77
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Loved this cozy restaurant for breakfast during our stay in South Kensington! Excellent eggs and great espresso!

Thank ear2006
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

An excellent menu with great ingredients. A proper English breakfast with lots of options available. Staff could be friendlier.

Thank Guediver
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Tucked away in a residential corner of Kensington is this delicious cafe. The decor is simple, bright and tasteful. The eggs bennie was a huge hit with our party.

Thank DKTravler
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We came for breakfast not far away from our hotel. Restaurant has a very cute little style , as we ordered mimosa n bloody mary along with kengs.. square kitchen breakfast we followed with another toast & bacon ! It was deliscious!! Our over easy...More

Thank Lucy P
FreyaALondon, Owner at Kensington Square Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you so much for visiting!

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

It was our first and last visit! It was a very unwelcoming experience.. quite unorganized restaurant with unfriendly and incapable staff.

Thank Aggeliki G
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby and looking for a place for lunch. We popped into this place and were very happy that we did. We had the squash soup and club sandwich. Very fresh and tasty. Not cheap but nothing in this area of London is....More

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I was meeting a friend in Kensington to go to Kensington Palace and found the restaurant via Tripadvisor. Great little spot for lunch, just off the high street, but so quiet and local. We ate a delicious light lunch and had a glass of wine...More

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Visited last week on my own. The weather was nice so I sat outside, there are 2 tables outside and more seating area inside (2 floors). I had butternut squash soup which was amazing, followed by steak for a main. The food was fresh, delicious...More

Thank Dianashh
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,081 hotels in London
51 Kensington Court Limited
92 reviews
.19 km away
London Aparthotel
51 reviews
.19 km away
Seraphine London Kensington Gardens
466 reviews
.23 km away
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
6,951 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Whole Foods Market
856 reviews
.18 km away
Cote Brasserie - Kensington
1,074 reviews
.18 km away
Dishoom Kensington
71 reviews
.14 km away
The Builders Arms Kensington
239 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kensington High Street
195 reviews
.25 km away
123 reviews
.59 km away
18 Stafford Terrace - The Sambourne Family Home
106 reviews
.53 km away
St Mary Abbots Church
29 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kensington Square Kitchen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 21
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Kensington Square, London W8 5EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7938 2598
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing