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the phene

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the phene

With a heritage stretching back to 1853, The Phene has evolved into a Chelsea institution and a unique venue in London.
Today The Phene focuses on providing quality food and drink in a relaxed and luxurious setting. The Phene is a multifaceted establishment catering for everything from a casual afternoon drink to private dinner for 30 people.
Whatever the season and whatever the occasion The Phene prides itself as the perfect location for all and everyone.

The Phene is a clubhouse-style venue housing a traditional saloon bar, conservatory restaurant and 1st-floor lounge.

The Phene’s piece de resistance is the Phene Garden.

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Food & Drink


The Phene menu is focused at delivering fresh regionally sourced produce in dishes designed to take full advantage of the flavours that reflect the season.

With lighter healthier meals offered, wonderful sharing boards ideal for larger groups and other star dishes.
Be sure to try our signature Lobster and Chips using only the freshest Cornish lobster!


With over 30 wines by the glass and local London brewed ales, The Phene is passionate about delivering a unique drinking experience.
Our dedicated staff are always on hand to guide you through our expertly picked menus. The Phene holds many organic and biodynamic wines from countries as diverse as Brazil and Hungary.
London based distillers such as Sipsmith, Sacred, Kamm and Sons and Dodds Gin from Battersea make up our signature cocktails celebrating icons of the community.
Another unique feature of our drinks menu is we offer low calorie cocktails whilst retaining a comprehensive array of classics such as our famous Bloody Mary, Expresso Martini and Old Fashion cocktails.
We have a variety of regionally brewed ales and beers hand selected for all you enthusiasts!

12 – 10pm Monday – Saturday
12 – 9pm Sunday
Kids Menu available until 7.30pm


private events

The Phene's multifaceted interior is suited to host events of every kind – whether it's a corporate function, a product launch, large family dinner, engagement party or glamorous garden wedding reception.

We offer guests the full service of a members’ club with the personal touches of a home from home venue.
With all areas of the Phene available for private hire, we can plan events designed for anything from 15 to 200 guests.

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The Phene's multifaceted interior, function room and multiple spaces makes it the premier spot in Chelsea to host events of every kind. Whether it's a corporate function, a product launch, large family dinner or engagement party.

In particular, The Phene offers the ideal wedding reception venue in Chelsea. From summer receptions on the stunning terrace to winter receptions in the cosy Oakley Room, we have it covered. See the below section for charming spaces available to hire.

We offer guests the full service of a members’ club with the personal touches of a home from home venue. With all areas of the Phene available for private hire, we can plan events designed for anything from 15 to 200 guests

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The Phene bar boasts stunning high ceilings, quirky bookshelves filled with sentimental ornaments that depict Old and New Chelsea and a cosy library designed snug area.

A respite from city living, our fully heated Garden is your perfect urban escape. Open all year round, The Phene Garden is a tranquil oasis, furnished with retro hanging basket chairs and comfortable lounge sofas perfect for passing a lazy afternoon.

Complete with state of the art infrared heaters, stunning bio-ethanol fuelled outdoor fireplaces and twinkling fairy lights, and surrounded by luscious greenery and red amaryliss flowers, The Phene Garden is the ultimate destination for al fresco drinking and dining in Chelsea.

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The Oakley Room is highly adaptable and can therefore be used for almost any function. Whether it be a dinner for up to 36, a casual drinks party for up to 70, board meeting, baby shower or birthday party, the new Oakley Room at The Phene is the ideal location.

Located on the ground floor of The Phene adjacent to the Terrace Garden, this area is ideal for relaxing and is also perfectly adaptable for small drinks parties.

the phene

9 Phene Street

Bookings & Enquiries: 0207 352 9898
Email enquiries: info@thephene.com
Events enquiries: events@thephene.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/thephenechelsea

Nearest tube: Sloane Square or South Kensington

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 12pm – 11pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 11pm
*Food served from 12pm - 9pm on Sunday

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