1 Kensington Ct, London, W8 5DL

Owner's description

Cheneston's, named after the early spelling of Kensington, embodies refined fine dining with a touch of British culinary heritage. Discover a symphony of comfort and creativity orchestrated by Executive Chef Daniel Putz, crafting signature dishes infused with inspiration from our founder, Beatrice Tollman. Our menu showcases delightful British fare and local produce, including Scottish salmon cured by H. Forman & Son, London's oldest smokery.
The moment you enter, immerse yourself in a world of Victorian charm—a serene oasis adorned with rich mahogany furniture, warm wood panelling, and Victorian leaded windows flooding the room with natural light. Experience sophistication and opulence in an ambience that beautifully echoes the building's distinctive period architecture.
Proudly holding two AA Rosettes, Cheneston's invites you to savour an elevated dining experience, marrying tradition with culinary excellence.

Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu
8, 40, 36
No jeans

The chef

With over half of his life devoted to the culinary craft, Daniel arrived at The Milestone with a wealth of experience. Driven by a passion for crafting modern British cuisine that honours seasonality and embraces inclusivity, Daniel's culinary vision revolves around creating dishes that appeal to all.

For a Q&A with Chef Dan Putz please visit 

Private dining

Cheneston's : Perfect for private occasions, Cheneston's Restaurant offers seated space for 30 people or a standing reception of 40. Fresh flowers, table decorations, bespoke menus and tailored wine lists complement the exceptional cuisine.

The Oratory: Nestled within The Milestone Hotel, The Oratory stands as London's most enchanting venue, perfect for intimate gatherings, private dining affairs, proposals, and micro weddings. This meticulously preserved room was once the mansion house's original chapel, boasting remarkable historical features that exude an undeniable charm.
A romantic haven steeped in captivating history, The Oratory offers an unmatched setting for elegant, private dining experiences, promising an intimate ambience and refined sophistication that beautifully encapsulate its storied past.

The Windsor Suite:  is an aged pine-panelled executive boardroom complete with a butler’s pantry, full air-conditioning and an abundance of natural daylight. The Windsor is perfect for executive boardroom meetings and presentations as well as bespoke events such as wedding receptions and private dining.

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1 Kensington Ct, London, W8 5DL
Opening hours
Monday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Thursday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Friday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Saturday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Sunday7 am‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm

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