The Churchill Arms  

 
 
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119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 7LN
 
 
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Mon to Wed 11am-11pm, Thu to Sat 11am-12midnight, Sun 12noon-10.30pm
 

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The Churchill ArmsNow 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, independent pubs of her major cities. The Churchill Arms is said to have been one of the first pubs to serve this spicy cuisine and has continued to offer up fantastic, authentic very reasonably priced, Thai food in extremely attractive surroundings every since. Overflowing with hanging baskets on the outside this is one of the prettiest pubs in London. The drinking section is very much a traditional boozer dripping with knickknacks, ranging from chamber pots to hat boxes and photos of the great Winston Churchill himself, and dotted with open fires throughout. The conservatory, where food is served, couldn't be more of a contrast. Bright, light and packed to the ceiling with greenery it offers a cooling, fresh backdrop for the tongue-tingling, spice-filled dishes. It gets very busy here - especially at weekends - and they don't take bookings on a Sunday, so you may have to wait in the bar for a table. Once you are seated your slot is limited to a few hours - lingering over coffee is not really the done thing here. However, being nudged off your table is no great hardship at the Churchill. Just head across to the bar for a digestif and make the most of the pubs two contrasting spaces. PS - they pull a mean pint of Guinness too.

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Hanging baskets, curry in the conservatory, open fires, glass ceilings and wooden beams.

 

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Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
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7 minutes walk
 
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Hornton Street Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
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7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  42% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 4 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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 £70  24% off
150 Bayswater Road, W2 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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
 
 
 
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £133  21% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 7 minutes from The Churchill Arms
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
 
 
 
 
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119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as The Churchill Arms
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The Windsor Castle
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114 Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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The Little Yellow Door
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68 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 4 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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The Churchill Arms, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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The Churchill Arms, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th February 2017 to 31st December 2018 - Various Times
The Churchill Arms, Kensington Gardens, W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 4 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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The Coronet
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103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 4 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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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Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 5 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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St Mary Abbots Parish Church
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Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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& Clarke's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
112 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Churchill Arms
From rosemary and raisin to fig and fennel, parmesan and herb to pumpernickel, & Clarke’s produces over 2000 loaves of bread every night. Undeniably some of ... More
 
 
 
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Sally Clarke Shop
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1 Campden Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Churchill Arms
Located across the road from its sister Clarke's Restaurant, the Sally Clarke Shop sells an array of freshly baked goods and produces more than 200 loaves ... More
 
 
 
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The Fish Shop at Kensington Place
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201 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Clarke's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
124 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Churchill Arms
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The Kensington Wine Rooms
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127-129 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Churchill Arms
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The Mall Tavern
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71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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
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165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 18 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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King Street College
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47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 23 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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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QUEENS Skate, Dine, Bowl
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17 Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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 | 6 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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 | 8 minutes from The Churchill Arms
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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