q

The Rat & Parrot  

 
 
ADDRESS
25 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, London SW7 4PL
 
 
TELEPHONE
 

Nearby

 
  • Visitor Information

 

LondonTown.com - The Rat & Parrot Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Young Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
Royal Garden Hotel NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring The Rat & Parrot on LondonTown.com

 
London Calendar 2019

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2019. From January to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near The Rat & Parrot

Near The Rat & Parrot
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  42% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 3 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  33% off
100 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Though it looks like a traditional town-house hotel from the outside, with its attractive pillared entrance and Georgian façade, this hotel is full of modern luxuries, ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  23% off
68-86 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Grade II listed building in Kensington and Chelsea offering elegant single, double and family sized rooms. Free high-speed WiFi on unlimited devices. Scoff and Banter serves ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Alternative Pubs nearest The Rat & Parrot

The best pubs near London The Rat & Parrot.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near The Rat & Parrot

The Rat & Parrot clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hyde Kensington
London > Nightlife > Bars
1-1a Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Opposite Kensington Palace, an area not known for its nightlife, Hyde Kensington cocktail bar has a drinks list by world ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 9 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The guys behind Boujis, Raffles and Mahiki - Jake Parkinson-Smith, Carlo Carello, Piers Adam and Fraser Carruthers - offer a party place ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near The Rat & Parrot

Near The Rat & Parrot
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Museum of the Moon
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th May 2019 to 5th January 2020
The Rat & Parrot, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Displayed in the Natural History Museum's Jerwood Gallery, and timed to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, Museum of the Moon ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Snow Patrol
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 20th November 2019 - 6.30pm
The Rat & Parrot, Kensington Gore, SW7 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The chart-topping Northern Irish rockers led by Gary Lightbody stop chasing cars to perform works from their 'Reworked' EP....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Etuk Ubong & The Etuk's Philosophy
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 20th November 2019 - 9.30pm
The Rat & Parrot, Kensington Gore, SW7 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Nigerian trumpeter fronts his own world jazz group....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near The Rat & Parrot

Near The Rat & Parrot
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near The Rat & Parrot

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Rat & Parrot
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of Instruments
London > Attractions > Museums
Royal College of Music Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The RCM Museum of Instruments was started in 1894 with a donation from Sir George Donaldson. Today it features over six hundred instruments, some of which ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near The Rat & Parrot

The best shops and markets near The Rat & Parrot
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
European Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Well stocked bookshop selling books for European languages and literature, serving Londoners since 1964. Useful for all learners and readers of all ages, and includes ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Italian Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Whether you're an Italian living in London or interested in learning the language, the Italian Bookshop has something to offer. A wide range of educational books, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near The Rat & Parrot

What are the best dining options near The Rat & Parrot London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
17 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as The Rat & Parrot
The ubiquitous Seattle based coffee shop can unsurprisingly be found all over London. Thanks to its market saturation policy, branches resemble the Capital’s buses by always ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Etranger
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
36 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The Rat & Parrot
Marrying the French traditions acquired whilst studying under triple Michelin-starred Pierre Gagnaire with the best elements of Indochinese cooking, L'Etranger's Executive Chef, Jerome Tauvron, has succeeded ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meursault
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
36 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The Rat & Parrot
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near The Rat & Parrot

Near The Rat & Parrot
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 19 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near The Rat & Parrot

The Rat & Parrot gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 12 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 13 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical and historical terms one huge, merging expanse. Almost every kind of outdoor pursuit takes ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near The Rat & Parrot

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Rat & Parrot.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Great Hall, Imperial College
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Kensington Campus, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
One of London's largest academic venues, the Imperial College London has a portfolio of more than 200 meeting and seminar rooms. Its largest conference room, The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Rat & Parrot
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Gloucester Road

Our recommendations in the same street as The Rat & Parrot

 
No.
Title
Category
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for The Rat & Parrot

The Rat & Parrot, The Rat & Parot
 
 

Hotels Near

The Rat & Parrot

 
 
Near The Rat & Parrot All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near The Rat & Parrot

 
 
 
Science Photographer of the Year
Science Photographer of the Year
Exhibitions | Until 5th January 2020 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

After giving hundreds of photographs a forensic examination, the judges of the Science Photographer of the Year have given the ...More

 
The Art of Innovation: From Enlightenment to Dark Matter
The Art of Innovation: From Enlightenment to Dark Matter
Exhibitions | Until 26th January 2020 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

Created in partnership with BBC Radio 4, The Art of Innovation: From Enlightenment to Dark Matter explores the relationship between ...More

 
Driverless: Who is in control?
Driverless: Who is in control?
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2020 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

With continuous development of new technology, the concept of a robot-driven society is getting closer and closer. But just how ...More

 
Museum of the Moon
Museum of the Moon
Exhibitions | Until 5th January 2020 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

Displayed in the Natural History Museum's Jerwood Gallery, and timed to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 ...More

 
Natural History Museum Ice Rink
Natural History Museum Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 12th January 2020 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

The earliest of London's winter ice rinks to open, the Natural History Museum's annual icing-over of its gardens kicks off ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019
Exhibitions | Until 5th September 2020 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

The annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition is a highlight of the year at the Natural History Museum, consistently ...More

 
Etuk Ubong & The Etuk's Philosophy
Concerts | On 20th November 2019 

Royal Albert Hall 7 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

The Nigerian trumpeter fronts his own world jazz group....More

Snow Patrol
Concerts | On 20th November 2019 

Royal Albert Hall 7 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

The chart-topping Northern Irish rockers led by Gary Lightbody stop chasing cars to perform works from their 'Reworked' EP....More

Tim Walker: Wonderful Things
Tim Walker: Wonderful Things
Exhibitions | Until 8th March 2020 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 9 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

An immersive journey into the fantastical worlds created by photographer Tim Walker. Revealing the important roles played by set designers, ...More

 
Mary Quant
Mary Quant
Exhibitions | Until 16th February 2020 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 9 minutes walk from The Rat & Parrot

Following on from Christian Dior and Balenciaga, both the subject of fashion forward V&A exhibitions, the spotlight falls on a ...More

 

New on LondonTown

 
 
Bancone Soho
Bancone Soho
Dining 

Given the queues can get pretty long at the original Bancone pasta bar in Covent ...More

 
No 35 Mackenzie Walk
No 35 Mackenzie Walk
Drinking 

A destination bar with a modern edge, No 35 Mackenzie Walk brings all the signature ...More

 
Mimo London
Education 

In a historic building next to Borough Market, husband and wife team Jon and Nicole Warren have set up the second branch of Mimo, their cookery school born in Spain's Basque Country....More

Kimpton Fitzroy London
Kimpton Fitzroy London
Article 

Overlooking Bloomsbury's Russell Square, Kimpton Fitzroy London launched in October 2018. Its Grade II listed ...More

 
Batera - Pinxtos by Mimo
Batera - Pinxtos by Mimo
Dining 

Close to cookery school Mimo, the husband and wife team behind the award-winning school and ...More

 
FishWorks Covent Garden
FishWorks Covent Garden
Dining 

Combining an in-house fish counter with a seafood restaurant and private dining room, FishWorks puts ...More

 
Fentimans Pink Gingerbread House
Fentimans Pink Gingerbread House
Exhibitions | From 21st November 

Skylight Rooftop

A life-size pink gingerbread house has landed on ...More

 
Manteca
Manteca
Dining 

Inspired by his travels through Rome and Napoli, chef Chris Leach presents a restaurant centred ...More

 
EllaMia
EllaMia
Dining 

Serving artisan coffee and colourful croissants in a pastel pink room, luxury coffee shop EllaMia ...More

 
Do You Like Chocolate? Afternoon Tea at Kimpton Fitzroy London
Do You Like Chocolate? Afternoon Tea at Kimpton Fitzroy London
Dining 

What better way to celebrate the season of ...More

 
Royal Opera: Otello
Royal Opera: Otello
Concerts | From 9th December 

Royal Opera House

Keith Warner's 2017 production of Verdi's Otello - "the hottest ticket" of the year (The ...More

 
Cinderella at New Wimbledon Theatre
Cinderella at New Wimbledon Theatre
Theatre | From 7th December 

New Wimbledon Theatre

Samantha Womack plays The Wicked Stepmother opposite Lesley ...More

 
TuckShop: Cinderella
TuckShop: Cinderella
Theatre | From 15th December 

Trafalgar Studios

Baga Chipz from RuPaul's Drag Race UK stars as The Wicked Stepmother opposite Britain's Got ...More

 
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Theatre | From 7th December 

Richmond Theatre

Comedian, writer, presenter and actress Jo Brand stars as The Wicked Queen when Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs comes to Richmond Theatre this winter. The much loved ...More

House of Illustration Winter Fair
House of Illustration Winter Fair
Shopping | On 14th December 

House of Illustration

From illustrated calendars to clothing, stationery to ceramics, ...More

 
The Lost Thing
The Lost Thing
Theatre | From 7th December 

Linbury Theatre

The Royal Opera and Candoco Dance Company combine in this first big family show in ...More

 
Oi Frog & Friends!
Oi Frog & Friends!
Theatre | From 29th November 

Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue

Fun family entertainment for the over threes, Oi Frog & Friends! is an action-packed play ...More

 
Black Beauty: Red Bridge Arts & Traverse Theatre Company (Over 5s)
Black Beauty: Red Bridge Arts & Traverse Theatre Company (Over 5s)
Theatre | From 14th December 

Southbank Centre: Purcell Room

Storytelling, music and puppetry combine in a re-telling ...More

 
Crisis Icebreaker Challenge
Crisis Icebreaker Challenge
Sporting Events | On 14th December 

Brockwell Lido

Don't dip your toe in the water, just ...More

 
Hopewell Square
Hopewell Square
Attractions 

Public square within City Island in east London, home to English National Ballet and English ...More

 
Plonk Crazy Golf Hoxton
Plonk Crazy Golf Hoxton
Sport 

Created by a troop of film industry set designers, Plonk Crazy Golf has placed a ...More

 
Top 10 Cocktail Bars in London
Top 10 Cocktail Bars in London
Article 

The list of the World's 50 Best ...More

 
Worlds Best 50 Bars in London
Article 

The list of the World's 50 Best Bars was revealed in October 2019 and we learned that London has 10 of them. That's more than any other ...More

Top 10 Bars for London Cocktail Week
Top 10 Bars for London Cocktail Week
Article 

Ten days of cocktails, over 35 pop-up cocktail ...More

 
Autumn 2019 in London
Feature 

Summer may be over but that isn't an excuse for hibernating - and why would ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near The Rat & Parrot

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star hotels see our special offers for The Rat & Parrot hotels, including Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel from 87% off.

 

 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960