202 Notting Hill

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Our Rating

202 Restaurant in Notting Hill is a store/restaurant. They don’t take lunch reservations and brunch on weekends is the best time to go. There is usually a line, but it moves quickly. In case the line is crazy, Daylesford is next door and a great option. Good news is you can always kill time by wandering downstairs to check their clothing store and some retail therapy…….

Went for a quick brunch with two girlfriends on Sunday before some furniture shopping (one of them is moving flats). We didn’t linger unfortunately as we had a full agenda for the afternoon, but the people watching is always very fun and the food delivers. Simple and consistent with fresh ingredients.

What we ate:

Prawn and avocado salad with chili lime dressing (picture above): My standard order, I can’t seem to ever order anything else. This is just too delicious. I probably don’t eat enough salads since moving to London (something about the weather I guess…), but this one has the right balance of protein, good fats (loads of avocado), greens and the dressing has a subtle kick to it. It is bright and happy!

Rocket salad with goat cheese and pomegranate: Fresh and light, but I would be hungry if I only ate this as it lacks protein (@LomaxPT has thought me well). But my friend had been sick and was not hungry. Still very good, and nice balance of textures from the pomegranate, pumpkin seeds and cheese

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Eggs florentine: Straightforward and a brunch staple, apart from the fact my friend likes her eggs almost hard boiled so no oozing yolk. As a result I refused to try and I can’t comment .

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Iced coffee to try to help me through the day after a bad night sleep

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http://www.202london.com/

202 Restaurant

202 Westbourne Grove, London W11 2RH, England

 

 

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