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The Gate Hammersmith

Temple Lodge 51 Queen Caroline Street, London W6 9QL, England
+44 20 8748 6932
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Temple Lodge 51 Queen Caroline Street, London W6 9QL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been there few months ago and we were pleased indeed with the meal and drinks. Very decent choice of vegetarian dishes, good wine, nice service. Thanks you guys, we'll definitely be back if we'll be in Hammersmith area

Thank voda93
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am big meat eater but went to the Gate & had a fantastic meal. Excellent food & 1st class service. Food beautifully presented and sitting Al fresco in the court yard was wonderful.Service was first class as well.

Thank DannyBoy20
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had: 1x aubergine schnitzel, 1x Malaysian curry, 1x side of sriracha cauliflower, 1x bottle of Prosecco, 1x cappuccino cheesecake. Everything was amazing. The aubergine schnitzel was beautiful, and I really appreciated that a vegetarian restaurant is able to provide elegant comfort food like this. If...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a delicious lunch at the The Gate. Have been many times before and the food is consistently excellent. Had melt in the mouth Shitake Ginger Gyoza with a delicious sweet potato puree, and Wild Mushroom Risotto cake with rocket and lemon truffle dressing Hard...More

Thank Brinda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very pleasant vegetarian meals with friends - beautifully presented and good ingredients and flavours. We had expected a real wow -based on the restaurant's reputation - and it never arrived. All the food is good and beautifully served. But for the price...More

3  Thank Sloane_rangers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great dining experience at The Gate, Hammersmith. Worried after reading recent reviews about the slow service but this was not a problem at all, our only criticism was that the service was a little too fast but then again we could have eaten slower....More

Thank galaxy112013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This excellent vegetarian restaurant is tucked away upstairs in the Temple Lodge complex, just a couple of doors down from the Apollo on a residential road. You are unlikely to stumble across it. However, it appears to be well-known and appreciated, as it was full...More

Thank 556bharris
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My brother in law found this wonderful restaurant tucked away behind the Eventim Hammersmith concert venue. You could easily drive by and not see it, and an inauspicious entrance gave no clue to the food served within. Reminiscent of a school class room upstairs where...More

1  Thank JamesMc87
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I last visited in 2015, I don't know why it's taken this long to return. Loved the food. Only had time for a main meal as we're off to concert. My friend was visiting for the first time, she absolutely loved it. Nice to have...More

Thank HandyMannyLondon
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This is a fab restaurant, vegetarian food only but sooooo tasty and fantastic choice! The restaurant is set in a very cute walled garden courtyard and the service was impeccable. We hadn't booked but the staff made up a table and fitted us in, very...More

Thank Sam R
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30 January 2017|
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Response from TheGateLondon | Property representative |
I'm afraid The Gate Hammersmith is only wheelchair accessible in the Summer when the terrace is open. The main restaurant is on the first floor. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Temple Lodge 51 Queen Caroline Street, London W6 9QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8748 6932
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The Gate brings exciting, refined Indo-Iraqi Jewish cuisine to Islington & Hammersmith. Ingredients are sourced and cooked with care to intensify flavour, resulting in beautifully presented delicious food combinations for vegetarians and meat-eaters alike. Islington: 370 St John Street London EC1V 4NN Hammersmith: 51 Queen Caroline Street Hammersmith W6 9QL
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