Grosvenor Arms

101 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0SJ

(4.1)
British
Average
Main Course £14
Food Spend £28
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Sunday: 07:00 - 22:00

We had afternoon tea in the Lobby which was lovely. Very attentive waiting staff. Lovely food, could have more but the generous amount we were given was more than enough. We had a great time.

Mary margaret Yates 25 August 2016
From London Borough of Bromley

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More about Grosvenor Arms

In a magnificent converted railway building, The Grosvenor Arms offers elegant European cuisine. Alongside a comprehensive selection from the glossy 1940's-style bar, a dainty afternoon tea selection is served.

Drawing influence from across the continent, The Brasserie menu offers casual sharing platters and simple classics, as well as refined main course flavours. Favourites include squash and goats cheese ravioli, whilst succulent steaks are sourced from Casterbridge’s finest grain-fed cattle. For dessert, a delectable selection includes Amalfi lemon tart with mascarpone, or rich pot au chocolat.

Offering a more laidback selection, The Grosvenor Arms serves a lunch menu of hearty signature sandwiches, burgers and colourful salads, as well as hand-crafted treats for afternoon tea. The international wine list offers some superb complementing bottles.

In the dining room at The Grosvenor ArmsLondon, muted colours are offset by a dotting of bright canvases. Victoria Rail Station is just 2 minutes’ walk away.

Customer Reviews for Grosvenor Arms

4.1

(based on 92 reviews)

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  • afternoon tea (61)
  • lunch (25)
  • luxury (25)
  • dinner (21)
  • value (20)
  • romantic (18)
  • business (17)
  • private dining (8)
  • large parties (5)
  • entertainment (4)
  • child friendly (4)
  • breakfast (4)
  • trendy (3)
  • views (2)
(3)
27 August 2016 by Dawn Jones from London Borough of Bromley
Location and setting superb.
Sandwiches lacked flavour
Scones needed clotted cream not butter!
Where was the strawberry jam?
Cakes and pastries were good
Choice of teas was limited - no decaf
Service excellent
Price for central London was good too
(5)
25 August 2016 by Mary margaret Yates from London Borough of Bromley
We had afternoon tea in the Lobby which was lovely. Very attentive waiting staff. Lovely food, could have more but the generous amount we were given was more than enough. We had a great time.
(5)
25 August 2016 by Sally Harcourt from Winchester
Superb service, nicely presented afternoon tea - a perfect way to spend a couple of hours.
(5)
18 August 2016 by Sarah Tuckwell from Yorkshire
Absolutely lovely champagne afternoon tea. We were very well looked after and regularly offered more sandwiches and tea (but not champers!) highly recommend.
(3)
17 August 2016 by Pauline Brayne from Gravesend
Nothing special, there was not a table made up when we got there and was told to sit anywhere. As this was a special occasion I was disappointed not to have been made a little bit more important.
(1)
17 August 2016 by Abenaa Brewster from Houston, United States
Please see below for an email that I sent to the restaurant manager about my experience.

Dear Restaurant Manager,

I made a booking for my family to have afternoon tea at your restaurant( please see reservation below). We arrived at the restaurant at 155pm and the hostess informed us that we will be seated in the bar area of the restaurant. I noticed that no one was having afternoon tea in that area and it seemed out of place for a family with two young children. The chef made a special cupcake for the kids because of a nut allergy and the tea was lovely.

Upon leaving, it became very clear that afternoon tea was indeed being served to other patrons in the main restaurant area. As an African American family from the US, our separate seating had the appearance of a discriminatory action by the hostess and reflected poorly on your hotel. I did not raise my concern with the hostess because of a time constraint and the presence of the children.

I hope that you will take measures to ensure that another family doesn't have a similar distasteful experience or clearly state in the online reservation description that afternoon tea will be served in the rear bar area of the Grosvenor Arms restaurant.
(4)
17 August 2016 by Jacqui Keech from Worthing
The lounge was very pleasant and waiters attentive. I am a coeliac and we had to wait a while as they did not convey this request to the kitchen. However the afternoon tea was very nice.
(5)
15 August 2016 by Jutta Dippold from London
Staff was very nice and helpfull. Food was delicious and the surrounding perfect. Would recommend this and do it again.
(5)
15 August 2016 by Amy Weegberg from London
We had the Afternoon tea in the lounge. 1. Lounge was absolutely beautiful and luxurious area and I loved it. 2. Food was delicious 3. Service was wonderful. Staff were so friendly and kind and always ensuring we were well kept after
(5)
13 August 2016 by Rex Li from London
very good

Grosvenor Arms

101 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0SJ

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