The Truscott Arms

Born 1983 West London pub The Truscott Arms Square Meal gastropub restaurant Maida Vale
See more

Squaremeal Review of The Truscott Arms ?

DUE TO REOPEN AUTUMN 2017

In an area of Maida Vale needing fresh blood, theatre producer Andrew Fishwick and his wife worked wonders by transforming the once-knackered Truscott Arms into a charming gastropub. Winning several accolades and building a strong reputation as one of London's best, all the hard work came crashing down in 2016 when it closed due to rent increases. The Truscott Arms was given a new lease of life when it was bought in early 2017 however, with the intention of reopening as a gastropub once again. The new owner is restaurant/food consultant Chris Barber, a former chef to Prince Charles. Occupying a five-storey Victorian building, the place announces itself with a light ground-floor bar while the first-floor dining room is home to the gastro action.

...

Click here to read our diners’ reviews, or write your own

Got a blog?

Add your blog review of The Truscott Arms to Square Meal

Win fab prizes • Attract traffic to your blog • Add prestige to your blog Find out how

  1. Published :

    Nuzy Sayani's reviews :: Catwalk School Gates: The Truscott Arms

    The term “gastro-pub” is much over used and often under delivers. Not so in the case of The Truscott Arms, the independently owned pub in Maida Vale. I was introduced to The Truscott Arms by the lovely Lucy, my partner in crime on many a gastronomic adventure, shortly after it opened in 2013.
    They have hosted a party for me in their spacious function rooms and I have enjoyed many leisurely Sunday lunches, peaceful breakfasts (mainly when my son has been at a nearby activity or party) and have even stumbled across the weekly pub quiz!
    More from Nuzy Sayani's reviews »

  1. Published :

    The Food Judge :: The Truscott Arms, Maida Vale. Trust me. | The Food Judge

    As we walk up to the pub, there is a little three-piece combo playing outside and the aftermath of a wedding party on the ground floor. Lots of relentlessly middle-class types braying and blocking the route to the staircase leading to the restaurant. C’s face spurs me on to sharp-elbow my way through.
    An oasis of calm awaits on the first floor of this bright large Victorian pub. The décor is quirky/traditional and they have clearly been to a decent lighting supplier as they have those Ingo Maurer wall lights, the ones that look like a light bulb surrounded by angel wings. Tip: if there are four of you, ask for...
    More from The Food Judge »

Essential Details for The Truscott Arms

Are you the restaurant owner? Click here for Links & Logos

Location of The Truscott Arms

  1. Enquiry Type

    Are you making a general enquiry or enquiring about private rooms?


    If you want expert advice on the best private rooms and their availability use our free Square Meal Concierge service and earn extra Square Meal Rewards points with every booking.

  2. Personal Details

    You are making an enquiry at The Truscott Arms .

    *Required field

  3. Enquiry Details

    You are making an enquiry at The Truscott Arms .

    *Required field

    By clicking 'SEND' you agree to the Square Meal User Agreement

    Cancel SEND Back
  4. Confirmation

    Thank you for your enquiry - Message sent to: The Truscott Arms

Diners at The Truscott Arms also recommend...

The Truscott Arms is included in the following Squaremeal lists