Farmacy

4.5
362 reviews
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English
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  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Based in London’s Notting Hill. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Farmacy enables clean indulgence, inspired by dishes from around the globe and supports both a vegan and vegetarian diet, free from dairy, refined sugars, additives and chemicals. HIGH TEA WE DO NOT ACCEPT HIGH TEA BOOKINGS MADE ONLINE WITH OPEN TABLE. YOU NEED TO CONTACT THE RESTAURANT DIRECTLY ON 0207 221 07 05. WE OFFER "HIGH TEA" ON FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY FROM 3:30 PM UNTIL 5 PM ONLY. OUR HIGH TEA STAND IS DESIGNED TO BE SHARED BETWEEN 2 GUESTS FOR THE PRICE OF £45 PER PERSON. CALL THE RESTAURANT ON 0207 221 07 05 TO BOOK OUR PLANT-BASED "HIGH TEA" (credit card details are required to secure a booking).
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AL
London
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Friend’s birthday

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OT
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous vegan menu - both drinks and food. Thoroughly enjoyed the vegan chocolate smoothie. Service was excellent too.

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LC
Warwickshire
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I’ve recommended this restaurant to everyone I’ve spoken to. Lovely luscious food!

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VF
London
7 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

Good choice of food though some of the dishes are rather bland and a touch more seasoning or spicing would elevate the dishes a whole lot more.

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e
London
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 4ambience 3

Although the dishes are innovative and tasty, I was disappointed to find a rather long hair(!) in my Pad Thai. We dined with some elderly friends, who raved about the place, so I didn't want to make a fuss when this occurred. However, finding hair in your food is never pleasant and I would expect a place with a following and reputation like Farmacy to have squeaky clean standards, let alone strict rules about the use of hair nets in the food-preparation areas.

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D
London
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful service and incredible food. I loved the mac n cheese.

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EL
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great experience and wonderful straff! highly recommend their Avocado Toast, good coffee and yummy waffles.

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c
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great ambiance and wonderful staff when we arrived myself and my partner was greeted by the amazing staff member at the door, we’re promptly seated and enjoyed a wonderful breakfast served with an healthy array of drinks.

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LR
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and outstanding waiting staff. We were seated very promptly, and our order was taken pretty much straightaway (which was ideal because we’d already decided prior to getting to the restaurant what we wanted to have!). Surpassed my expectations by a fair margin. If you’re looking for a special vegan place for dinner, this ticks all the boxes!

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M
London
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Superb experience with friendly waiters and excellent food.

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C
Charleston
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding food and ambiance. The sticky toffee pudding was the best ever

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CD
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 14 May 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 2

If you want a place with loud music, tables close together, and friendly serving staff then this is great. If you want really inventive vegan cooking and the chance to talk to a friend, probably choose somewhere else.

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SK
1 review
Dined on 13 May 2019
Overall 3food 4service 1ambience 5

Food was nice but really really sloe service! Waited 20 mins just for bread, 30 mins for drinks and 40 mins for starter. Waitress apologetic but severely lacking in staff numbers and unprepared for number of bookings and customers.

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KO
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Amazing restaurant. Great, clean yet tasty food. Wonderful fun service.

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IG
London
9 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

The experience was great from the moment we walked in. The staff were polite and very friendly.
The service was quick and efficient.
The food was very nice. As a non vegan I was pleasantly surprised at how good the food was.

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ML
1 review
Dined on 9 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a breath of fresh air! My husband and I loved every dish we ordered. The green soup was amazing. It came with bread so it was enough for a meal along with the garden salad. We were getting pretty full but managed to eat all of the curry and most of the charred broccoli. We will definitely be back next time we’re in London!

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s
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on 8 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

I had a midweek lunch with a friend and it was our first visit to the restaurant. We’re both vegan - me long-standing and my friend a recent convert.

When we arrived the restaurant was very quiet (table booked for 12 midday) but by the time we left at 1:30pm it was busy and buzzy.

The service was good - not too intrusive and not too absent and the staff were friendly.

The food was delicious and our choices felt healthy - both my friend and I opted for the Mexican bowl which was a decent sized portion (always a concern for someone with a good appetite like myself) and some sweet potato fries on the side (slightly on the soft side despite them being very well browned from cooking).

Dessert was a chocolate cookie which we shared with a glass of home made almond milk. The cookie was on the wholesome side which is perfect for someone looking for a sweet treat that doesn’t feel too naughty but would probably miss the mark for someone looking for something a bit more indulgent.

All in all a very pleasant experience in a nice space which I would repeat.

Price wise - probably a bit expensive for what it is (£14 for the lunch bowl, £8 for the cookie and shot of milk combo, £5 for a lemonade, albeit a healthy version etc) but healthy and delicious so not enough to put me off going back.

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DB
London
2 reviews
Dined on 6 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

100% yes! This place is amazing. The food is outstanding, the service great, staff lovely.

Vegan food that was fantastic quality, imaginative, very tasty, clever and didn’t feel like substitutes or pretentious.

Will be going back for sure!

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L
London
3 reviews
Dined on 6 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

I overall had a very good experience. The food was creative, flavourful and was presented well. The service was spot on and the cocktails were original and well put together. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who enjoys vegan food and for those wanting an above average vegan restaurant experience.

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n
1 review
Dined on 6 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and great service! Well worth the visit.

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C
London
1 review
Dined on 6 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful setting, relaxing to sit and enjoy. The service was prompt and attentive. The food was tasty, flavoursome and i’d very much like to have some more of it! The fresh green machta and mint juice was devoured by my 5 year old. Delicious!
Only thing is it’s pricey.

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N
London
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Very good, inventive and tasty ! Would absolutely recommend it

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TF
Brighton
4 reviews
Dined on 4 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Great meal in a lively and friendly environment. Cocktails are great too!

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LD
1 review
Dined on 1 May 2019
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 4

I did some research on the place before so I feel my expectations were generally quite high for food and innovation.

Broccoli were raw, I got as an excuse that as they’re organic ( I buy organic and farm sourced products regularly ) they don’t cook them too much, but those were literally hard.

The food generally is overpriced for what it is, and I’m saying this from the persceptive of someone that loves fine dining and going to shop at places like Harvest and Planet Organic, and organic markets.

Everything was just average
we had two appetizers a main and a side + 2 desserts : banana bread and brownie which looked very delicious. So the banana bread was actually very nice in both consistency and flavour but the brownie was overly sweetened. I would say just less maple syrup and it would be as great as it looks like.

We’ll come back for Brunch and give it a try:)

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SV
London
1 review
Dined on 1 May 2019
Overall 1food 1service 2ambience 1

Overpriced, unhelpful, and the food was gross!

I took my friend to Farmacy for her birthday as she is a vegeterian. There were a few of and we had high hopes before we arrive but it turned out to be the biggest disappointment of the year!

The food tasted awful, especially the Forager's Pie - no one could stomach a bite.

Not only was most of the food inedible, the prices per dish were extortionate....the birthday girl orderd a salad (which was £16!!) that mainly consisted of leaves, LESS than half an avacado and a couple of berries ....kid you not!

We also asked the waiter if they could be flexible with some of the dishes, i.e. remove and add some ingredients - but they refused to do so for any dish.

We also asked to order some chips on the side, and they refused to, stating that we had to purchase the burger and chips meal if we wanted to have just the chips.... so they expected us to pay £16 in order to obtain the extra chips basically. A joke.

I would NEVER recommend this place - you will be fully ripped off and the food isn't even good. Not one of us enjoyed our meals at all.

Don't give in to the hype....its definitely one of those 'for instagram' places...take your picture, leave and never come back.

Sorry Farmacy - you were an utter disappointment.

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e
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

I LOVE FARMACY !!
the food and the staff are great, really lovely experience each time I go

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RW
London
1 review
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Terrific plant based menu which will keep both vegan and non-vegans happy and healthy. Portions are right sized, and the drinks menu also caters to those imbibing, and teetotalers. It's fun and interesting.

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F
London
16 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

A disappointing experience. Clumsy combinations of ingredients with no finesse. The tacos were probably the best part of the meal. Service very adequate. Noisy.

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MR
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always the biggest pleasure to eat at Farmacy. The staff seem so delighted to welcome and serve you. And the food is so beautiful. It’s truly a restaurant where every type of person (whatever their dietary preferences) is enamoured and satisfied. The decor, the service, the choice, the tastes - all as good as it could be

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ML
Central Coast
7 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 3food 1service 5ambience 5

Everything about Farmacy is great except the food; most unfortunate as it’s the most important part for us.
The staff are excellent as is the ambience and location.

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K
London
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and very nice ambience. If you've never tried vegan food this is the place to go.

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MP
N. Ireland
2 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful and well-kept place. Young, kind and nice staff that puts you immediately at ease.
Healthy but tasty cuisine.
I've been there for Saturday brunch. Varied and inviting menu, with delicious desserts.
If you go there on a Saturday, after a ride in the chaos of Portobello, you will come out relaxed and rejuvenated .... and you can treat yourself to a walk and a stop at Kensington Gardens.
The only small flaw, the place was full and therefore a bit noisy ... but a pleasant noise of people having fun !!
Highly recommended !!!!

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A
London
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

the one and only place for vegans and such to dine with a happy jolly jolly atmosphere. deserts are must!

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WD
Brighton
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food in a great atmosphere. You do not have to be a vegetarian to eat here as you will not miss the meat. Highly recommended

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EW
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic food and service. My fourth trip to Farmacy and my husbands first. We both loved our meals and can’t wait to come back again!

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AC
London
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicious food and great service, looking forward to returning

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JE
London
2 reviews
Dined on 23 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Plant-based restaurant, Farmacy offers very tasty dishes. Some vegan skeptical friends came for dinner and they were positively surprised with the quality of the food. The restaurant is quiet and the staff super friendly. Definitely recommend it but better to book in advance to secure a table.

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G
London
1 review
Dined on 22 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very nice location, very good and fresh food. We will go again for dinner next time, we will be in London.
Our number one!

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AC
London
1 review
Dined on 22 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Been dying to go for a while and it was so worth the wait.
Beautiful aesthetics, great service, yummy food and loved the whole experience.

Loved it

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AM
1 review
Dined on 19 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Farmacy has been on my list of places to go for a while now, I must say that the food, hosts and atmosphere surpassed my expectations so greatly, I will undoubtably be returning.

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