The Paxtons Head is located alongside the south end of Hyde Park, on the main road towards Kensington. It has original oak panels, etched mirrors and glass in the first floor bar and is grade 2 listed. This is an iconic traditional London pub and is well worth the visit for the atmosphere.
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Monday - Thursday: 11:00 - 23:00
Friday: 11:00 – 24:00
Sunday: 12:00 – 23:00
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 - 22:00
153 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7PA
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+44 (0)20 7589 6627
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153 KnightsbridgeKnightsbridgeLondonSW1X 7PA
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I had lunch upstairs at this unusually-named spot, which has been around for about eight years.
Long benches surround heavy tables - depending on the crowd, you might be sharing a bench with other diners, hibachi-style. The surroundings are a tad Spartan, but you're there for a meal, right?
I heard there was a renovation, but I haven't been there for more than a year.
While the fusion fare...more
Stopped in coming out of Hyde Park to grab couple of pints and to watch the Olympics, great thing was they had beers on tap that I didn't readily find in other places while I was in London. Had the cod and chips, it was ok nothing that blew my mind. There is a tiny bar area with pool table downstairs where the men's bathroom is at. This place was a local that was bought up, done back up by...more
Passed by dozens of times on the No 9 & 10 buses but never stopped. great location and decent ales.
I would recommend it for a break from the Knightsbridge shopping and next time, I will likely use the pub for a pint whilst waiting for the 9 or 10 back to Kensington, especially if it is raining.
Part of the same chain as Tattersal, a couple of blocks away.more
I am thinking 3.5 stars, but since that isn't an option, I will go 3 so as not to over inflate the review.
After leaving Harrod's, we were starving and it was very cold outside - so we tucked inside Paxton's Head. There were a couple of other spots on the street - a Chicago rib restaurant, which didn't sound terrible exciting (I can get ribs anywhere and it was rather pricey) and Mr. Chow,...more
Stopped in here when I was on vacation a few years ago. Was impressed a pub was serving Asian food! Great drinks, good pub atmosphere and good food to boot! If I'm ever in London again I'll be sure to stop by one night.more