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The Goring Bar & Lounge

) #293 of 18,186 Restaurants in London $$$$ , European, British
15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
+44 20 7396 9000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Afternoon tea is an art and The Goring does it so well. Beautiful bar and lounge area with inviting chairs and table. Started with Cornish Brut champagne, delicious; their own blend of tea,delicious; scones that didn't crumble, thank you chef; well, it was all perfect...More

Thank Onthemove59
Reviewed 6 days ago

Seated easily after our meal in the hotel restaurant. Bar staff very friendly & knowledgeable. We enjoyed a couple of cocktails, served quickly with considerable style. Highly recommended

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bar is red, with a gold painted ceiling and looks splendid. The list of drinks, cocktails is extensive and the waiting staff are charming.

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently did a favor for a couple of friends who lost a member of their office staff, and they, in return, surprised me with Afternoon Tea at the Goring. One of our mutual friends stays at the Goring whenever she is in London and...More

Thank camille m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had not been in this room for some time but was agreeably surprised by the aircon (very hot day in London), the facilities for powerpoint presentations, the ease of access to the garden and the comfort of the chairs. Add to this impeccable service...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here as we were staying. The starters were awesome. A stunning risotto and crab for the lady. Staff were super throughout and happy to chat. Main courses were not great. Lamb was under cooked and small portion was a. It disappointing. The ladies duck...More

Thank HampshireNat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yet again we were lunching in the restaurant so had drinks in the bar and we were suitably looked after by Brian Kinsella who was as always very attentive and as it was my fathers 95th birthday he was delighted to be making his first...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Today we had a beautiful afternoon tea at 1pm. We are about 20 minutes early and being one of the hottest days of the year we were melted by the time we got to the hotel. Which is only 5minutes walk from Victoria station. The...More

2  Thank Fineredlips
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My husband had never experienced an official high tea, so this was his first one and I am afraid that all others, if there are any, will pale in comparison. It was fun to try all of the delicious pastries and little sandwiches. Service was...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The place was quite so we were served quickli. The food was good and fresh. I recomand this nice place

Thank Alexandru M
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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judith n
14 April 2017|
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Response from jeremycolman | Reviewed this property |
I have never tried tea here but I am sure it would be good.
Stuart P
13 April 2017|
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Response from ActonDave | Reviewed this property |
They are very accommodative so I would expect yes. Just ring and ask them!
28 October 2015|
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Response from dvillax | Reviewed this property |
I eat everything so, would have no idea, sorry...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 19:30
18:00 - 19:30
18:00 - 19:30
18:00 - 19:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Beeston Place | The Goring Hotel, London SW1W 0JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Westminster
  • Neighbourhood: Westminster
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7396 9000
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