Grosvenor Arms

101 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0SJ

Main Course £14
Food Spend £28
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Sunday: 07:00 - 22:00

Lovely meal, attentive staff, nice atmosphere and good value.

John Harvey 17 May 2016
From Romford

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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


(based on 66 reviews)

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  • afternoon tea (42)
  • lunch (17)
  • luxury (16)
  • romantic (14)
  • dinner (14)
  • value (14)
  • business (10)
  • private dining (5)
  • breakfast (4)
  • large parties (3)
  • entertainment (3)
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  • child friendly (2)
  • trendy (1)
25 May 2016 by Oonagh Rowden from Northern Ireland
I booked the Grosvenor for afternoon tea on 20/05/16 for 9 of my family and friends to celebrate me getting awarded an MBE. As it was a special occasion I opted for the champagne option and I can tell you we were not disappointed.
The ambiance of the hotel, the afternoon tea and the service were exemplary and all of my guests were thoroughly thrilled and talked about it all weekend.
24 May 2016 by Sarah Fairlamb from Leeds
Fawlty Towers! Prebooked, but on arrival we were shown to the only unset table that was hastily wiped down as we approached. A waiter arrived 5 seconds after we received the menu to take our orders which we weren't ready to give (still no table setting). After giving our orders someone who appeared to be a manager asked if we were OK , so I said no and that i didn't understand why we were sat in a corner on an unmade table when there were plenty of nicely laid tables. He moved us immediately and laid out linen napkins on our knees with a flourish. Our meals were a long time coming, while people choosing the buffet option ( which we weren't made aware of) had polished off two courses and gone back to work. I don't mind a bit of a wait though as it always gives hope that the food is freshly prepared. After the meal, ordered two coffees which didn't arrive despite other people ordering and being served almost immediately. You know how you wonder how waiters remember your order when they don't write anything down....?! The manager approached again (the first member of staff to come close enough to catch in the absence of the coffee). He immediately went off to get the coffee. The waiter then came over to say sorry for the fourth time ( too many issues to list here) and when I told him that the manager was getting the coffee he lowered himself down and almost hissed 'he's not the manager he's just a supervisor'. I replied that whatever his job title was, he was sorting out all of the problems! The 'manager' took the coffee off the bill but added a 12.5% service charge but by this point we were in too much of a hurry to argue. We had a main course, wine and coffee and it took us from 12.55 - 14.30. If you are going to the Garden Party like us, choose the buffet menu! It is really convenient for Buckingham palace and can be accessed directly from Victoria Station. Nice old wood panelled surroundings (Grosvenir Arms)
22 May 2016 by Expectacion Weinberg from San Pablo, CA, USA
We made reservations for afternoon tea with champagne for our arrival. The Hotel Lounge was a lovely setting for tea and having the red double-decker buses driving by right outside made the whole experience unforgettable. We loved everything served, from the sandwiches to the petite cakes and scones.
19 May 2016 by Veronica Mcclune from Landford
I was hoping to dine in nice surroundings. It was a day for celebration. We were put into an area with Sky TV on a large television. This did not create the ambiance I was expecting. The portion sizes were not great either.
17 May 2016 by John Harvey from Romford
Lovely meal, attentive staff, nice atmosphere and good value.
16 May 2016 by Sharon Kaur from London
Salmon and cream
Cheese was a hit...
Lemon/lime cheesecake was indulging.
Very friendly staff no request seemed too much.
The tour of the honeymoon suite was a treat.
Would definitely visit again.
10 May 2016 by Theresa Larriba harboe from copenhagen
Went for afternoon tea. Had a rich spread and was able to accomodate my vegetarian guest
10 May 2016 by Scott Benjamin from Chicago
Relaxed atmosphere to eat tea sandwiches, tea cakes, and drink tea and champagne for Mother's Day. Enjoyed very much.
10 May 2016 by Ryan Allison from Tustin
Sweets were not overly sweet. Perfect cup of English tea.
7 May 2016 by Gustavo Michel from London
The restaurant has a very good location. The ambience is very good and I definitely recommend the place for a special occasion. The afternoon tea was really good.

Grosvenor Arms

101 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0SJ

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