Black & Blue  

 
 
ADDRESS
215 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 7LX
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon-Thu, Sun: 12noon-11pm; Fri-Sat: 12noon-11.30pm
 
PRICES
2 course meal, without wine £50
 

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Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
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Queensway Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
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Arthur Court NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Road NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  28% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 2 minutes from Black & Blue
Wrap yourself in Victorian elegance at this exclusive hotel. Located in peaceful residential street close to Notting Hill gate, the shops and nightlife of the West-end ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London Hyde Park
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  39% off
150 Bayswater Road, W2 | 5 minutes from Black & Blue
Location is this hotel's biggest selling point. Step outside, cross the road and you're in Kensington Gardens, one of London's prettiest outdoor spots, which soon merges ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Hyde Park Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £77  40% off
129 Bayswater Road, W2 | 7 minutes from Black & Blue
Housed in a historical listed building overlooking Hyde Park, the Hilton London Hyde Park is an attractive redbrick building that still has many of its period ... More
 
 
 
 
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All Star Lanes London - Bayswater
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from Black & Blue
Following the success of the Holborn original, All Star Lanes has brought its unique blend of great food and 50s fun to trendy West London. Just ... More
 
 
 
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The Lonsdale Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
48 Lonsdale Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Black & Blue
Final proof that London's nightlife is no longer led from the centre of town comes from the location of this versatile establishment just off the Portobello ... More
 
 
 
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Gourmet Burger Kitchen
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
50 Westbourne Grove, Paddington, Bayswater, London W2 | 10 minutes from Black & Blue
New Zealanders take their burgers pretty seriously, and back in 2001 three Kiwis living in London found themselves homesick from the lack of well-crafted quality burgers ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Place
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
201-209 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Black & Blue
Formerly the home of chef Rowley Leigh (now at Le Cafe Anglais) who cooked for the celebrity clientele at Kensington Place for 20 years, everyone thought ... More
 
 
 
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Seventeen
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
17 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
Authentic Chinese dishes from a variety of local cuisines are served up in stylish surroundings at Seventeen, located at 17 Notting Hill Gate. There's Cantonese and ... More
 
 
 
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Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
53 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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The Blacklist EP Launch Party
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 31st May 2017 - 7pm-11pm
Black & Blue, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
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Absent Kelly's Sonic Sketch: The Garden Party
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 10th June 2017 - 6pm-10pm
Black & Blue, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
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Babette's Feast
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th May and 29th May to 3rd Jun 2017 - Various Times
Black & Blue, The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 3 minutes from Black & Blue
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Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 2 minutes from Black & Blue
With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
 
 
 
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The Print Room
London > Entertainment > Theatres
The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 3 minutes from Black & Blue
A non-for-profit venue with a performance space especially popular for experimental dance, theatre and music, The Print Room was established by Anda Winters and Lucy Bailey ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 3 minutes from Black & Blue
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Black & Blue
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Diana, Princess Of Wales Memorial Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Nr Black Lion Gate Broad Walk, Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, London W2 | 5 minutes from Black & Blue
This truly magical place is a kiddie's wonderland and the ideal jaunt for family fun. The focal point of the commemorative Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Black & Blue
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
 
 
 
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St Mary Abbots Parish Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington High Street, W8 | 9 minutes from Black & Blue
Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, the most famous and most sought after architect of his day, St Mary Abbots Church on Kensington High ... More
 
 
 
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The Fish Shop at Kensington Place
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
201 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Black & Blue
The tidy little fishmongers attached to the landmark Kensington Place restaurant does a roaring trade. Since much of the stock at The Fish Shop at Kensington ... More
 
 
 
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FRAE Notting Hill
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
47 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
Organic frozen yoghurt is all the rage at the moment and Frae has been labelled by many as the best in London. There are two outlets ... More
 
 
 
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Music and Video Exchange
London > Shopping > Music Shops
38 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
This is definitely the place to go for second hand records although Music and Video Exchange also stock cassettes, CDs and even mini-disks. Their stock is ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Black & Blue
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 20 minutes from Black & Blue
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 24 minutes from Black & Blue
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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Queens Ice & Bowl
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
17 Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 | 7 minutes from Black & Blue
A huge indoor ice rink, 12 bowling lanes, plenty of retro arcade machines and a British diner - Queens Ice and Bowl ... More
 
 
 
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Black & Blue
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
 
 
 
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Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from Black & Blue
This spacious Westbourne Grove branch of beauty emporium Space NK is one of only two London stores to offer treatments at the luxurious Spa.NK. The shop, ... More
 
 
 
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The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
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The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Black & Blue
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
 
 
 
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The Windsor Castle
London > Nightlife > Pubs
114 Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Black & Blue
Elevated on an incline in the appropriately named Notting Hill, the rustic old Windsor Castle pub was so-called because in its early days the pub’s upper ... More
 
 
 
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Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Yellow Door
London > Nightlife > Bars
68 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 1 minute from Black & Blue
Styled around a Notting Hill living room, The Little Yellow Door originally launched as a pop-up but now remains open ... More
 
 
 
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Portobello Star
London > Nightlife > Bars
171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Black & Blue
... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Black & Blue
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Black & Blue
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Black & Blue
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
 
 
 
 

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Diana: Her Fashion Story
Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 8 minutes walk from Black & Blue

Twenty years on from her death, Kensington Palace traces the evolution of Princess Diana's style in Diana: Her Fashion Story. ...More

 
Imagine Moscow
Exhibitions | Until 4th June 2017 

Design Museum 14 minutes walk from Black & Blue

Marking the centenary of the Russian Revolution, bold architectural works and design from the 1920s and early 1930s explore a ...More

Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
Exhibitions | Until 3rd June 2017 

Design Museum 14 minutes walk from Black & Blue

Kicking off the first whole year at the Design Museum's new Kensington home, Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution marks the ...More

 
California
California
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2017 

Design Museum 14 minutes walk from Black & Blue

A landmark exhibition, California at the Design Museum is the first to examine a state's current global reach. From LSD ...More

 
California: Designing Freedom
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2017 

Design Museum 14 minutes walk from Black & Blue

Picking up the story in the 1960s, the exhibition charts the journey from the counterculture to Silicon Valley's tech culture....More

Paul Rodgers
Concerts | On 28th May 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 18 minutes walk from Black & Blue

The former vocalist of Free and Bad Company, who has recently toured and recorded with Queen, performs his solo blues-rock ...More

Duende Jazz Trio
Concerts | On 28th May 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 18 minutes walk from Black & Blue

London-based jazz trio, playing an energetic and diverse programme of folkloristic and popular Latin-American jazz....More

Cream
Theatre | Until 11th June 2017 

Canal Cafe Theatre 19 minutes walk from Black & Blue

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The Hare & The Tortoise, And Other Aesop's Tales
Theatre | Until 9th July 2017 

Puppet Theatre Barge 20 minutes walk from Black & Blue

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MCM London Comic Con
Exhibitions | Until 28th May 2017 

Olympia Exhibition Centre 20 minutes walk from Black & Blue

A three-day celebration of pop culture, which invites fans to take part in eSports competitions, explore a Comic Village packed ...More

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Caribbean food from Street Feast regulars White Men Can't Jerk along with beer and rum ...More

 
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On the western side of Battersea Power Station, connecting the riverfront with Battersea Park, Circus ...More

 
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Pedler peddles plates of griddled squid and frizzle chicken in Peckham Rye....More

No 29 Power Station West
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Darwin and Wallace adds to its portfolio of bars and restaurants - which includes No32 The Old Town and No197 Chiswick Fire Station - with No 29....More

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Italian chef Francesco Mazzei brings Fiume, a new modern Italian restaurant in the Circus West ...More

 
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The second Vagabond store, following on from the original wine bar in Fulham, can be found in Charlotte Street in the heart of Fitzrovia....More

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The first and original Vagabond, this Fulham wine bar was set up in September 2010....More

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Serving delicious British seafood, sourced from traceable and sustainable sources in Salcombe, Devon, in a ...More

 
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After 10 months at WOLF in Stoke Newington, chef Mattia Antonioni heads up WOLF II, ...More

 
Sonder Presents: NeverFolk
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The Nursery Theatre

A collection of improvised stories of everyday lives....More

Compagnie des Quidams: FierS a Cheval
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Cutty Sark Gardens

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Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
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House of Illustration

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Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
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The House of Illustration has commissioned English artist ...More

 
Footloose: The Musical
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Peacock Theatre

Gareth Gates stars as Willard opposite Luke Baker as Ren, the new boy in a ...More

 
Terror
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Lyric Hammersmith

The pilot of hijacked plane is put on trial and the audience decide the verdict ...More

 
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
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London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

Jay Scheib directs a high-octane rock'n'roll musical by ...More

 
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Brunswick Square

Bring a picnic lunch and a favourite children's book to join in a celebration of community at Brunswick Square gardens adjacent to the Foundling Museum....More

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The O2 Arena

The chart-topping pop trio of singer-songwriter Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald performs uptempo ...More

 
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Sadler's Wells Theatre

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