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The Summerhouse

60 Blomfield Road, London W9 2PA, England
+44 20 7286 6752
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Blomfield Road, London W9 2PA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Summer House has an amazing location at Little Venice - with a great view on the canal. The food is amazing (we had the oysters and the sole - which was the catch of the day). The staff is also very friendly and helpful.

Thank Anne-Sophie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting of the restaurant is excellent. It's right on the canal side and on a summer evening it was ideal. While the service was a little slow and "some" of the staff a little "aloof" in my opinion overall it was great evening. The...More

Thank Smudge43
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have you ever heard of a restaurant cancelling a reservation because they didn’t get a reply to their confirmation telephone call? That’s what happened on Saturday evening. On arriving for our booking we were told that the reservation had been cancelled as they didn’t get...More

2  Thank peter m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we visit London we like to escape the centre for a quiet evening and so we came to the Summerhouse. I booked with open table and requested a canalside table and was delighted when that was what we got. Blankets were provided in case...More

Thank jettingjh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend took me to The Summerhouse as a surprise for my 40th birthday and she couldn’t have chosen a better place. The service was great from start to finish and the food was delicious - I had the lemon sole from the specials menu...More

Thank StevieMack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 3 course dinner here. The setting is lovely overlooking the canal but sadly the food is disappointing for the price. The starters of duck spring rolls and scallops were nothing special but fine. The problem came with the £25 mains of monkfish...More

Thank ajs245
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice service and welcome Chips were not Hand cut despite staying so which was a big disappointment The selection platter was ok but could popcorn shrimp and calamari be crispier, salmon was pleasant but not enough lemons and the shrimps were very good The...More

1  Thank healingsavage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a setting! Not only do you sit by the canal (you could reach out and touch it!) but the food is great and service 100%. Thoroughly recommended - I use it for lots of business dinners and family and friends - it's my go...More

Thank Caroline O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful setting, quietly situated right alongside the canal yet a short walk from Paddington Station. Everything we ordered was delicious, service was swift and friendly. Would highly recommend particularly as it’s a little different from the norm. It’s advisable to take a jacket...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the food, the service and the awesome setting! First there was a little booking mistake but the owner was incredibly professional, not only apologysing but giving us the best table and offering us prosecco! The dinner was just fantastic. A place to remember!

Thank Stefania L
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28 February 2015|
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Response from FirstRestaurantGroup | Property representative |
Apologies for the late response. We have single yellow lines outside the restaurant which mean you cannot park between 8.30pm - 6.30pm monday to friday but you can park outside of those times. There are also a number of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Blomfield Road, London W9 2PA, England
  • Public Transportation: Warwick Avenue is the closest underground station and Royal Oak is a 10 minute walk away. Buss routes 6, 414, 187, 36 and 18 are all close by.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Paddington / Maida Vale
  • Neighbourhood: Paddington / Maida Vale
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7286 6752
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