The Mall Tavern


Gastropub | Chelsea, Kensington, Knightsbridge

Restaurant details

71-73 Palace Gardens Terrace, London W8 4RU
Nearest station: Notting Hill Gate
Telephone number: 020 7229 3374
More info: 
  • Private Hire available
  • Bar area
  • Outside seating (weather permitting)
  • Chef's table

Contact restaurant

Best for: 
Sunday roasts


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71-73 Palace Gardens Terrace, London W8 4RU


Critic reviews - total score 6.5 out of 10

Critics' score: 8
Tony Turnbull Sunday Times Estimated score
Reviewed on March 05, 2011
"If I’d known the Seventies tasted so good, I’d have paid more attention first time round." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 4
Andy Lynes Metro
Reviewed by September 14, 2010
"There’s nothing wrong with kitsch classics as long as they are better than their low-rent originals. But at the end of our nostalgic dinner, we couldn’t wait to get back to the future." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 6
Time Out Editors Time Out
Reviewed on July 28, 2010
"With chicken Kiev, fish fingers and mushy peas, a traditional ploughman's and jammy dodgers for dessert, there's a cheeky and almost childish nod to nostalgia from chef Jesse Dunford Wood." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 7.5
Timothy Barber City AM
Reviewed on May 11, 2010
"For my main course I couldn’t resist – and had no intention of doing so – cow pie. Desperate Dan would get on his knees and give thanks for this – big, melty chunks of beef in a gooey, sumptuous gravy." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Mark O'Donnell Metro
Reviewed on April 14, 2010
"If you grew up in the 70s or 80s, The Mall Tavern’s many popular culture references, from the retro food to the chintzy memorabilia, is a welcome blast from the past." READ REVIEW