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Carpenters Arms

#7,963 of 18,560 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
+44 20 8741 8386
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“cheeseboard” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a local - I guess one would have to call it a gastropub but it seems more natural than that - with some decent beer (Twickenham naked Ladies) and excellent food. The menu is shortish but has variety. There is a pleasant garden and the...More

Thank keefyisback
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch here - gorgeous seasonal food with changing menu and great wine list highly recommend. Alex was lovely and John had a great wine list with great recommendations. Ottilie and and Guy served wonderful food and great precision. Come her for a...More

Thank Henrystafford80
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten in the Carpenters Arms 4 times in the last couple of months and all the meals have been excellent. Creative, tasty, seasonal food at reasonable prices. Hopefully the current chef stays and keeps producing such good food.

Thank BluewhaleLondon_UK
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I did not only have to endure terrible and I mean terrible service but I was lied to and was not even given was I ordered. I was told I would get the bottle of wine and water we ordered. I was told they put...More

Thank Lysander B
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hello there I am so sorry you had such a terrible experience here. I will contact you direct. All best

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

PROs: kind staff - outdoor terrace CONs: the food! I'm not saying the quality of the food is not good, but the way the cook it....really really poor in taste! They offer a menu that sounds interesting....but the chef combines ingredients and flavours (or no...More

Thank Luigi333
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

So sorry to hear that you had such a disappointing experience on Saturday. We’d like to invite you back - we have been getting some very good reviews and are sorry you’re meal was not up to scratch. I will contact you personally to see...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

This local restaurant/pub is recently refurbished and the menu revised to a short delight of lovely things to eat. Well behaved dogs are welcomed and the wine list is small but perfectly chosen. There is very fine selection of lagers, ales and spirits as well....More

Thank Redpikelet
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you so much for posting such a kind review - We really appreciate your support. Please let us know next time you’re in!

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Stopped by chance on walk back from the Thames on Saturday, what a find, friendly warming and welcoming by the host behind the bar. Spoke about Sunday diners, sold.. came back today,lovely, starters of cuttlefish n monkfish, amazing roast beef diner and cheeseboard to finish.....More

Thank Carolyn H
simon c, Owner at Carpenters Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Belated thanks Carolyn! Hope to see you back here soon Simon

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Came here with my boyfriend and we sat in the beautiful garden for hours. The drinks are really reasonable and the staff are amazing. Definitely recommend the Carpenters for date nights and evening drinks away from the crowds.

Thank londongirlie92
Reviewed 8 February 2018

If The Carpenter's Arms was in Paris it would be a restaurant du quartier. In Ravenscourt Park, it's the sort of local pub that a local pub ought to be, but seldom is. It's still a pub. Nevertheless, as a restaurant, it is better than...More

1  Thank Benny B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Ate dinner here with friends. Place clearly appeals to thirty somethings, so as fifty somethings we we pushed the average age up. Staff were helpful and friendly but not always attentive - there were occasions when there was no one around to attend to us...More

Thank Largesarge1961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Black Lion Lane | Hammersmith, London W6 9BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8741 8386
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