Wright Brothers South Kensington


Wright Brothers are oyster specialists and seafood connoisseurs, bringing years of experience to the streets of South Kensington with their beautuiful restaurant and intimate downstairs bar. Wright Brothers also have restaurants at Battersea Power Station & Borough Market.

Inspired by the artisan seafood bistros of Paris, the restaurant is beautifully decorated with smatterings of marine-themed knick-knacks and sleek, marble surfaces. Completing the opulent feel of this spot, their oyster bar is stocked full of all your favourite spirits. Head chef Gareth has produced an irresistible menu made up of seafood classics and intriguing creations, sourced from the world's finest fishing ports and farms.

Completing the package, The Mermaid cocktail bar, situated beneath the restaurant, is an intimate space for a date, after work drinks or as a private venue to host a party with somewhere a little different. The speak easy vibe of the bar offers an eclectic menu of drinks bursting full of flavour.


  • Splash the Cash £££
  • No door charge
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Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 22:00 THE MERMAID BAR: Closed
Tuesday 12:00 22:00 THE MERMAID BAR: Closed
Wednesday 12:00 22:00 THE MERMAID BAR: Closed
Thursday 12:00 22:00 THE MERMAID BAR: 18:00 - 23:00
Friday 12:00 22:00 THE MERMAID BAR: 16:00 - 23:00
Saturday 12:00 20:00 THE MERMAID BAR: 16:00 - 23:00
Sunday 12:00 20:00 THE MERMAID BAR: Closed



Wright Brothers South Kensington, 56 Old Brompton Road, SW7 3DY



Nearest Station

South Kensington (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Seafood, European and Fine Dining food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Dine on our delicious range of exquisite oysters, fruits de mer platters and fresh seafood.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
The Mermaid Bar Basement Space 30 40 - £1500 £2500

Our unique space is ideal for private hire for an inimate drinks or dinner party.

The space can also be privately hired where we can host our legendary and sought-after Oyster Masterclasses for up to 20 guests. 

Our 2 hour oyster masterclasses are an opportunity to learn, taste and explore all the myths, health benefits and history of oysters. Your guests will get to taste a variety of oysters and dressings as well as learning to shuck and prepare them themselves, whilst sipping on an array of Wright Brothers champagne and cocktails.

We can adapt the experience to your occassion, whether that's a corporate event, a gathering of friends or even a unique & luxurious hen party.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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