“Precise cooking in classy neighbourhood favourite” - AA Inspector



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A welcoming little restaurant in Chelsea's World’s End quarter, Medlar radiates a smart appearance yet relaxed, unpretentious ambience. Colourful modern art, antique mirrors and mint-green banquettes or beige upholstered chairs add to the neat setting, while a few pavement tables are highly prized when the sun’s shining. The precise modern European dishes are underpinned by classic French technique with well-defined and balanced flavours. Crab raviolo with samphire, brown shrimps, fondue of leeks and bisque sauce is a winning signature opener, while sparkling-fresh chargrilled Cornish monkfish, perhaps teamed with gnocchi, wild garlic pesto, braised radish and white French asparagus, could inspire at mains. The spot-on service is sunny natured and unobtrusive.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
AA Notable Wine List
438 King's Road, Chelsea, LONDON, SW10 0LJ


  • Seats: 85
  • Private dining available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Closed: 25 December, 1 January
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 11
  • Wines over £30: 384
  • Wines by the glass: 14
  • Cuisine style: Modern European

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London’s royal history is not to be missed. Visitors can roam around one of Britain’s finest medieval castles and royal prison, and learn about the final days of Anne Boleyn at the Tower of London or, for the less bloodthirsty, visit the Queen’s London home, Buckingham Palace. Don’t miss out on exploring the capital’s Royal Parks – from St James’ Park and Hyde Park in the centre to the majestic Hampton Court and wilderness of Richmond Park in the southwest.

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