Warren Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 7HY
Set within four acres of the peaceful Coombe Estate’s beautifully manicured gardens, the Grade II listed Warren House is an impressive Victorian country pile. Today its 46 luxurious guest bedrooms, grand dining rooms and stunning grounds provide an unrivalled dining destination, event location and home away from home. Sumptuous afternoon tea is served every day, with a delicately prepared selection of finger sandwiches, exquisite pastries, cakes and scones composing a decadent spread that’s sure to satisfy. The team prides itself on providing a relaxing experience with no time pressure. Tea is replenished, so you can while away an afternoon grazing on sumptuous homemade treats and the team will keep your table well stocked and your teacup topped up. You can also treat yourself to a Champagne afternoon tea for an added touch of luxury. When it comes to dining, Warren House offers a uniquely elegant experience with unobtrusive service and unpretentious menus. From the informal bar menu, try the flavoursome Aberdeen Angus beefburger with triple-cooked chips, paired with a refreshing pint of Pravha beer on draught – perfect for a relaxed lunch or a quick and satisfying bite before exploring the nearby Richmond Park. The main dining room offers resplendent views of the central fountain in landscaped gardens. A lavish affair with an emphasis on classical British cooking and fine seasonal ingredients, dinner at Warren House is perfect for every occasion. The menu offers an array of tempting starters such as merguez sausage with salsa rossa on toasted flatbread, and classic mains like salmon and soft herb fishcake with buttered kale, a poached egg and chive beurre blanc. If you’re craving something sweet, the poached pears with granola and mascarpone are a contemporary interpretation of a classic dessert. With varied menus that can be served in any of Warren House’s private dining rooms, the team is well-placed to cater for parties and functions of all sizes. The team’s attention to detail, combined with the effortless sophistication the venue exudes makes this a popular choice for weddings. The grounds provide a stunning backdrop for your special day, especially in fine weather.