- Location: 4 Derry St, Kensington, London W8 5SE
- Cuisine: Modern Indian
Upending the usual experience of going out for an Indian, expect marble tabletops, small plates, quality cocktails and a focus on presentation. Dishoom is great for an informal meal in a trendy setting, with their vegan naan roll a popular dish.
- Location: 7 Stratford Rd, Kensington, London W8 6RF
- Cuisine: Italian
Any Italian restaurant that lets you know their pizza dough rests for at least 48 hours is a restaurant that knows their stuff.
When you’re in a pinch for where to eat and prefer supporting a local restaurant over a chain, San Pietro makes for a quaint dinner option.
- Location: 91 Old Brompton Rd, South Kensington, London SW7 3LD
- Cuisine: Pizza
Speaking of pizza, a thriving local chain with a focus on sourdough, Franco Manca is always a great shout for a quick lunch option. Their location just a few streets away is always guaranteed to satisfy. Just make sure to get one of their plant base starters to taste how good the dough is.
Fancy eating closer to home?
You don’t need to venture outside to find a great meal with what’s on offer right here at Park International. Guests can choose from:
Checkmate Bar & Restaurant
Open from 12 pm to 10 pm, Checkmate is where you’ll find a fantastic menu with a focus on Thai cuisine. Whether you’re looking for a quick lunch or want a dinner full of flavour, there’s always a table waiting here for you.
The bar area also runs a happy hour and cocktail deals throughout the day.
Traditional Afternoon Tea
Served from 1 pm to 5 pm, book in for an authentic afternoon tea experience in Kensington. Expect finger sandwiches, cakes and plenty of clotted cream.
Live Piano Bar
Looking for somewhere to grab a drink before you go for dinner? Avoid hopping around Kensington to find a bar with the piano bar takeover in Checkmate every Thursday and Friday from 7 pm.
Treat yourself without even leaving your suite. We offer room service 24 hours a day with three special menus. Traditional room service is offered around the clock. From 5 pm to 9:45 pm, guests can order select Thai dishes that are made fresh in the Checkmate restaurant. From 11 pm to 5 am, a nighttime menu is in place.
Looking for things to do in Kensington?
Never been in the area and looking for something fun to do. Take a look at our pick of the best attractions in Kensington, including world-famous Harrod’s and the V&A Museum.