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Geales

2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
+44 20 7727 7528
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“fish chips” (20 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Geales always offer good food, service was a bit rushed this time but I really do care more about the food, so a big thumb up, will be back soon

Thank Clalunaba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Geales for lunch with party of friends having seen it mentioned in a novel by Alex Gerlis. It proved to be an excellent decision. The whole dining experience was superb, the food, beer, wine and service was way above expectation and Mel Hoven and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was a group of us, 14 in number. We have not been to Geales before and most of us were unfamiliar with the area. We started off having drinks round the corner in the Uxbridge Arms then arrived at Geales at 2 PM. As...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anybody who remembers the family-run Geales in its heyday; a no-frills place that was sometimes unpredictable, often chaotic and always terrific value, will be very disappointed to encounter it now. The bean-counters have moved in now, with an eye on the unwary tourist to boost...More

Thank Rosalind M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Geales has been a fixture in Notting Hill Gate for longer than the forty plus years I've eating and drinking there. It's had its ups and downs with changing times and different owners, but it's still serving up good classic fish and chips. Prices have...More

Thank Greycheck
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Restaurant was recommended to us by hotel concierge. No trip is complete to London without fresh fish and chips. We each had the Peterhead Haddock and a bottle of white wine from Australia. The fish was superb and didn't disappoint. I highly recommend this place...More

Thank Allen E
Reviewed 28 October 2017

this isn't my local but I wish it was. Its just behind Nottinghill Gate station in a quiet back street. Fairly dark with great music playing, a touch loud perhaps but it was great. Fish and chips were delicious, light crispy batter and chips that...More

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic dinner at Geales. Despite the place being really busy it was actually a great vibe. We were offered drinks at the bar as all the tables were booked but we didn’t have to wait long. The place felt like I was...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The food was so so. The fried cod, which is supposed to be their special dish, was completely dry inside. The crumble&custard nice. I can't comment on service since they were understaffed. Overall kind. The main room on the ground floor takes all the fumes...More

Thank Whattravel
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We went for a family birthday meal. Not a good choice. The two young ladies who were serving were clearly not very experienced and had too much to do. The lack of adequate service was not their fault as they were polite, friendly and did...More

Thank MyloLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 29
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Farmer Street | Notting Hill, London W8 7SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Kensington and Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Kensington and Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7727 7528
  • E-mail
Description
Geales has been London's most loved neighbourhood fish restaurant for over 70 years. Since 1939 this reputable restaurant has been a firm favorite with devoted locals and celebrities' alike. Geales offers a menu that retains the great British chip shop mentality... No frills, just fresh fish and fabulous service. The updated historic site provides a rustic yet chic local diner with a relaxed, nostalgic nod to the brand heritage.
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