The Prince Bonaparte
This is a listed 19th century public house with a huge wealth of history, and it’s only a 5 minute walk from the largest antique market in the world, Portobello.
We are just a 10 minute walk from either Notting Hill, Bayswater or Westbourne Park tube.
- Surfaces sanitised between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
- Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Waiting staff wear masks
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
We love this place! We always come for roasts. Great staff and food! Highly recommend :)
We ordered the foccacia to start and were served one small slice of bread which was surprising. Our food (battered cod and seabass) was mediocre but then again it is predominantly a pub so didn't have high hopes. There was a good vibe in the pub and would recommend for drinks with friends rather than dinner. Would recommend for a drinks spot for a date too.
Great food, wonderful atmosphere and 10/10 service
My favourite pub in the area. Such lovely staff, the menu is varied always changes and the atmosphere is second to none!
Hey Marina, Thank you for you lovely comments and review! I'll be sure to pass the comments onto the team. Looking forward to welcoming you back to us soon! Team Bonaparte x
Roast Beef Sunday lunch was really good and generous portion.
Thanks for your high rating, it means a lot to us. Have a great day, all the best!
Portions have become ridiculously small. My main of scappa consisted in number 2 scallops and a floret of cauliflower the size of a tangerine. The prices are pretty gmhugh. Also the chips as a side were bit more than maybe 10? I am l’oca and used to live this place but surely after covid etc. I might not be back soon.
Pity, ste staff we’re super nice of course so no complaints there
Thanks for your four star review. Have a great day, all the best!
wide choice of dishes of various origins. the food was excellent and the surroundings very nice.
Thanks for taking the time to let us know how we did, we appreciate your feedback! Have a fabulous day! Team Bonaparte x
We visited The Prince Bonaparte on a Sunday early evening for a Sunday roast. Booking was very easy and we were greeted warmly even though the pub was very busy. Great table, absolutely delightful staff (shout out to the lovely young man in particular whose name I did not catch, but really made us all feel super valued and welcome) and great food. The roasts were great, hearty and served in good time. We will definitely return. Thank you!
Hi Liza! Thank you so much for the wonderful comments, I'm glad you had such an enjoyable time with us - I'll be sure to pass your comments onto the team. Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Team Bonaparte x
Excellent food, great festive atmosphere. High food quality
Hey Clbp, We really appreciate your feedback and taking the time to give us a review! Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Team Bonaparte x
Great atmosphere and a lovely friendly pub. Food was good, great selection of drinks
Hey Nicholas, Thank you so much for your lovely comments and review. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon and providing an even better experience! Team Bonaparte x
Thanks for taking the time to let us know how we did. Hope to welcome you back again soon! Team Bonaparte x
Food was delicious and worth every penny. My family and will be returning and I will definitely be recommending this place for a Sunday roast.
Good afternoon Rizzle, Thank you so much for this review, we're so glad you enjoyed your time with us and can't wait to welcome you back! Team Bonaparte x
Great food, atmosphere and accommodating staff. We had a large group with kids, arriving /leaving at different times and paying separately. Nothing was too much and we had a great time.
Hi Chrissie, thank you for the lovely review! Lovely to hear you felt so comfortable and had a wonderful experience. We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Thanks Team B!
Outstanding Roast and service
Hi Cameron, Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon! Team Bonaparte x
Booked in advance - given table in bar area.Best tables are in the rear area.
Roast beef was decidedly average and on the tough side. Porcetta was great - extremely tender and moist. Veg was fine although the roast potatoes were a let down - very obviously reheated so had lost some crispness and slightly tough and dry.
Toffee tart was poor with a very rubbery texture.
Waiting staff were friendly.
Hi, we are saddened to hear of your experience as this is not the normal for the Bonaparte. Are Sundays are consistent and its a shame on this occasion you did not receive this! We would love to welcome you back and give our usual service in the hope this time you have a much better experience. Please let us know if you would like to return and our team would love to have you back. We hope to see you soon! Team Bonaparte!
Food was outstanding! Menu is amazing and wine list too, really love this pub!
We had a nice meal, my main comment was that I was still hungry at the end. You go to a pub on a weekend in hope of a hearty meal, and this wasn't it, although individual dishes were quite nice. The chicken in a pot in particular was very difficult to get off the bone, being in a pot as it was. Also, since the refurbishment, the booths have really tight spacing between bench and table, so if you have choice, go for a freestanding table. Service was effective, so definitely a plus there.
Great pub with outstanding menu and relaxed ambience. Highly recommended!
We have been affectionate clients of Prince Bonaparte but this experience was a bit disappointing.
We waited 15 for our beers which arrived warm because left on the counter for 10 minutes.
Good arrived cold and of average quality.
I’m sure was just an episode because this place always been really good, also we are locals and we love the food environment.
I hope next time will be better.
We enjoyed a family dinner for 8 people, age range from 74 - 11. The menu options were great, something to suit everyone, including fussy teenagers. The ingredients were top quality and prices reasonable.
Special mention goes to Guiseppe our waiter, who was very pleasant and attentive.
All of us had a great evening. Thank you very much to the staff at The Prince Bonaparte!
Great as always! A bit busy and noisy as it was Halloween but the roasts and burgers were great and staff were lovely
The Sunday roast was excellent value for money. It's a while since I've eaten there...I'll be returning soon!
Hey Matthew, Reviews like this make our day, thank you so much! Can't wait to welcome you back. Team Bonaparte x
Still dreaming about the octopus I had on the menu!
Hi Karen, so glad to hear you love the new octopus dish! We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Team B
They were out of gas so nothing on tap worked. They also couldn’t offer 4 dishes on the menu - no season vegetables even
Need to sort these issues urgently
Lovely food but the portions are a bit small for the price. Great service and staff
Hi, thank you for taking the time to write a review. Were delighted to hear that you had a great time with us and loved the food and service. Apologies that you felt some dishes were a little small. Our menu does vary in sizes due to the smaller plate sharing concept. We would love to see you again soon! Team Bonaparte
We had the Sunday roast for 2. Simply awesome. Service quick and attentive. Would visit again.
Great food but difficult to hear others at the small table of 4.
Refurbishment has made the pub much louder - lots of noise and echoing. New menu was delicious but expensive. Still worth going, but it's no longer pub lunch pricing. Waitresses were excellent- lovely service!
Second visit since the refurb and as enjoyable as the first. They've done a great job on the redesign of the pub. It's seems lighter and airier with plenty of space. The food is a delight as is the service. Definitely recommend if you want quality food and nice ambience.
Team are always lovely. We feel the pub is great for meals in small groups. We did a larger bday and they were great but more food focused. We’ll be back for Sunday lunch or dinner again soon
Even though the pub was understaffed the service was fast, amazingly friendly and all round a positive experience. The food was very tasty and had a great selection, not just run of the mill pub food. The staff were very on the ball and couldn’t be better. I would go back in a heartbeat and I only hope that they manage to get more staff so they get some respite.
New renovation, new menu and new team - great improvements and excellent service. Only complaint is the high price of a G&T.
Hi Lynda. Thank you for the fantastic review! Were glad you had a fantastic time with us! Team B
Recently renovated and with an updated menu, it has really gone to a new level. Highly recommend.
Hi, thank you so much for the lovely words! Reviews like this make our day! Thank you. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Team B
Great place and an all time favourite local pub.
Recently been redecorated and so much nicer and fresh.
The new menu is good but not many substantial veggie options.
Hi Sid, thank you very much for the kind words. We are delighted to hear you love the new pub. We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Team B
This is such a nice pub, the food great and the staff are awesome! Couldn’t recommend enough!
Hi Ellie, thank you so much for the very kind words. Were delighted to hear you had a wonderful time! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Team B
Absolutely love the new Prince Bonaparte Menu. The Sunday roast was excellent, great portions, and cooked wonderfully!
Hi Jaclyn, Thank you for the lovely review and the 5*! We're glad to hear that you've enjoyed so much your Sunday roast! We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Team Bonaparte.
I absolutely loved this place. The ambiance, the decor and the service was just perfection. The food was incredible, the chefs are truly talented. I will definitely be coming back!
Thank you team Bonaparte for a wonderful evening :)
Hi Alexandra, Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! We are really happy to hear that you had a great time with us and enjoyed the service and the food as much as the atmosphere. I will pass these compliments onto the all team. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Warm regards, Team Bonaparte.
Love the new menu and the food was delicious!!!
Hi there, Thank you very much for your review and for the 5* star! We're really glad that you've loved the new menu! Hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Team Bonaparte.
This was my first visit and we will definitely be coming back. The menu is subtlety different compared to what you get in normal gastro-pubs so not your stand fare, the lamb and my partners mushroom (vegetarian) main course were excellent.
The service was great and it was nice to see Paulaner on draught, too many pubs have the same drinks on tap.
Hi Andy, Thank you so much for this lovely review and for the 5* star! We're very happy to hear that you had a great time with us and enjoyed our new menu and our beer selection. Please come back and see us again soon! Warm regards, Team Bonaparte
The Prince Bonaparte does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo.
The Prince Bonaparte is rated 4.6 stars by 250 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.