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This Maida Vale gastropub is back with a bang as Henry Harris (formerly of Knightbridge's Racine, RIP) takes over the kitchen. It closed in August 2016 after a lengthy legal battle over rent increases. It will re-open in April 2018, with the new name Hero of Maida (formerly it was The Truscott Arms).

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Summary

Back with a bang! – this Maida Vale gastropub is also back from the dead as Henry Harris (formerly of Knightsbridge’s Racine, long RIP) takes over the kitchen. It closed in August 2016 after a lengthy legal battle over rent increases, and is set to re-open in April 2018.

Summary

“It’s transformed the area!”; this “surprise gem” is “just what Maida Vale has been waiting for”“an exceptional local”, whose first-floor dining room provides quite “complex” cuisine, alongside matching wines. Top Menu Tip – an extensive gluten-free menu.

£56
Very Good
Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

With its “buzzing bar on the ground floor, upstairs dining room and dining conservatory”, this Maida Vale gastropub wins all-round praise, including for its gourmet food at “neighbourhood prices”.

£54
Good
Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu
10 pm, Sat & Sun 11 pm
65
55 Shirland Rd, London, W9 2JD
Opening hours

10am
Last orders: 10 pm, Sat & Sun 11 pm

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