Situated in the stunning Edwardian hotel The Goring, just around the corner from Buckingham Palace, The Goring Dining Room is a lavish British restaurant. Everything about The Goring Dining Room shouts luxury and refinement and it is the most perfect example of Edwardian style dining in the capital.<br/><br/>Designed by Linley, the restaurant is a stunning space with Swarovski chandeliers hanging from the ornate ceiling and sumptuous furnishings throughout. The menu is British through and through with only the very finest ingredients used from grouse to duck and Scottish salmon to Cornish sea bass. A British cheese trolley and divine British desserts round off proceedings perfectly. <br/><br/>This is fine dining at its pinnacle so dress to impress and prepare to be suitably impressed with The Goring Dining Room.
£41 and over
Aaaaaaaaah, the Goring. Family run, discrete, tucked away....a great setting for tea or a drink ( if you can find a table). You'll find yourself surrounded by an interesting mix of clienetele . Highly recommended, but if you're a jeans-and-trainers type person, and not a dressed down mogul, it's probably not for you. Delightful garden at the back.
I'd not say the "tea" is authentic - show me...more
The Goring Hotel is a lovely spot for afternoon tea! Scoring a reservation can be quite challenging but definitely worth the effort. The decor is classic understated elegance with very comfy seats to lounge in as you daintily sip your tea and gorge on your second serving of sandwiches.
The sandwiches were more exciting than the desserts for us and we really liked the turkey cranberry...more
I had my very first tea time experience here and absolutely felt like a princess! We did the champaign with strawberries and cream and then came the tower of sandwiches, scones and deserts, which were absolutely fabulous! Since I'm allergic to shrimp, they substitute a sandwich for an egg salad sandwich. And the replacement was my favorite with its buttery taste and creamy texture. They...more
Lovely afternoon spend drinking yummy cocktails on their lawn, if you are
Looking for somewhere with a relaxing outdoor space near Victoria head here, they also have a cool beach bar for summer 2011more
The Goring, for afternoon tea; a Tea Virgin's story
During a family vacation, we stopped in London, which required an afternoon tea for my wife and teenage daughter. I recommend you consider the same.
The setting is delightful. Not garishly opulent, but understated finery. The garden takes the experience over the top, with cut grass, shrubberies, statuary, and yes, even people playing...more