The Silver Birch

British, Fish, Fusion, Modern European, Vegan, Vegetarian·
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Average Price
££££ - £30 - £49
Cuisines
British, Fish, Fusion, Modern European, Vegan, Vegetarian
Ambience
Cosy, Fine dining, Quiet conversation, Quirky, Romantic, Unique
Food Occasions
Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
Alfresco And Views
Outside seating, Terrace
Special Features
Chef’s table, Counter dining, Gluten-free options, Vegan options, Vegetarian options
People
Birthdays, Celebrations, Child friendly, Dates, Group dining [8+], Romantic, Special occasions

About The Silver Birch

In the last few years, London diners have witnessed the rise of local, neighbourhood joints that foster a sense of community. In well-heeled Chiswick, The Silver Birch is a local opening that has joined in on the action, setting up shop on the area’s bustling high street.

The Silver Birch serves up a string of modern European dishes as part of a menu which evolves with the seasons, while dishes are crafted using ingredients that have been locally sourced where possible. With such an impressive commitment to fastidious sourcing, it should come as no surprise that the chef behind the food here is far from an amateur. Heading up the kitchen is Kimberley Hernandez, who has previously worked at big hitters St John and Dinner by Heston and was most recently head chef at Kym’s, Andrew Wong’s City spin-off of his legendary A.Wong restaurant.

Hernandez’s food at The Silver Birch appears simple, yet effective. Diners can start off with colourful creations such as soy-poached duck with green olives, River Teign Mussels with clementines and almonds or blooming onion with ceps and cumin. Mains continue the creativity with the likes of glazed fried chicken with garum, cauliflower and pickles, Torbay monkfish with yuzu kosho, black garlic and spinach or sliced shorthorn ribeye with black truffle and onion cream. To finish, guests can opt for a truly decadent Knickerbocker glory, flourless chocolate cake or a selection of British cheeses. On the weekends, brunch is also available, featuring much of the main menu alongside topped toasts, such as wild mushrooms with egg yolk and soy emulsion or smoked salmon, dill and creme fraiche. 

The dining room is a relaxed, pared-back space filled with a blend of dark woods and punctuated by pretty illustrations by artist Jessie Brown hanging from the walls. The Silver Birch also boasts a chef’s table which overlooks the open kitchen, if you would prefer a seat close to the action.

Special offers for The Silver Birch

1000 Points

For all diners to this restaurant, spending over £150 on Wednesdays to Sundays.

700 Points

For all diners to this restaurant on Wednesdays to Thursdays.

500 Points for evening diners

For all diners to this restaurant, spending over £50 on Sundays, for evening diners.

500 Points for lunchtime diners

For all diners to this restaurant on Wednesdays to Fridays, lunchtimes only.

400 Points

For all diners to this restaurant on Wednesdays to Thursdays.

300 Points for evening diners

For new diners to this restaurant on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, for evening diners.

100 Points

For all diners any day, every time


Offers cannot be combined. You will be awarded the offer that gives you the most reward points.

Meet the team
The Silver Birch

Kimberley Hernandez

Head Chef

Since 2018, Kimberley has spent time in London fortifying her Asian cookery, leading the kitchen at Kym’s by Andrew Wong and Xu by the team from Bao. Having spent five years under Michelin-starred chef Mathias Dahlgren in Stockholm, her training in restaurants has also included St. John Hotel by Fergus Henderson, Dinner by Heston, and The Fat Duck in 2011. The simple ethos of “food that makes people happy and brings people together” is what defines her twist on the modern British approach.

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Dan Jelensek

General Manager

Dan has worked in restaurants and hotels for over 25 years, opened the award-winning seafood restaurant Kaspar’s at the Savoy and was part of the opening of Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. Before that, he had opened sites for famous Indian chefs like Atul Kochar and Vineet Bhatia. He also spent almost 10 years in Barbados, running the famous Cliff restaurant on the West Coast of the island, and also ventured into opening his own restaurant called Aqua on the South Coast of the island. Now, making a return to West London after some time, having been restaurant manager at local Michelin-starred restaurant The Glasshouse in Kew in 1999-2001.


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Location for The Silver Birch

142 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London, W4 1PU

020 8159 7176

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Opening Times

Brunch
Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed Closed
Thu Closed
Fri Closed
Sat 10:00-14:30
Sun 10:00-14:30
Lunch
Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed 12:00-14:30
Thu 12:00-14:30
Fri 12:00-14:30
Sat Closed
Sun Closed
Dinner
Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed 17:30-21:30
Thu 17:30-21:30
Fri 17:30-21:30
Sat 17:30-21:30
Sun 17:30-21:30

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