Top places to eat in London: South Kensington

You might be going to South Kensington for the museums. Or to experience this “je ne sais quoi à la française”. If you get hungry while exploring, worry not, because there are plenty of great restaurants all around; here is a few we love.

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Muriel’s Kitchen: We all know that a good day starts with a good breakfast, and Muriel’s Kitchen is among the best places to go to for an ace breakfast in Kensington. Also a great spot for a piece of cake (just saying…).

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Tombo: This little Japanese deli and café could easily stay unnoticed, but it would be a huge mistake. Get in for simple Japanese staples (if the prawn dumplings happen to be the special, go for it!), a top-quality cuppa or a quirky take on the afternoon tea… And relaaaaaaaax!

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Ognisko: Get out of your food comfort-zone and give Polish food a go at Ognisko. The sister restaurant to better-known Daquise has been describe by food critic Fay Maschler as “Polish food to relish”… Who are we to argue?

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Hawksmoor Knightsbridge: When only steak will do, the answer’s pretty clear. Hawksmoor. Obviously.


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