Working with the finest suppliers of fresh foods, wines and spirits

A home from home, where conversation is king, always warm and welcoming to regulars and newcomers alike.

Christmas 2019

Yule laugh a lot...

You’re in for a treat this year. From casual get-togethers, office parties or  family reunions, we’ve got the nook for you. Talk to our party planners and we’ll make sure this Christmas is one to remember!

Celebrate with us on or before the 30th November and we’ll bang a magnum of wine on the table for you to enjoy *1 magnum per 10 people.

Gift Vouchers

The perfect present for those food and drink lovers

Secret Santa and struggling for gift ideas? Do they love food and drink? £50, £25 or £10 gift vouchers available, redeemable at any Hippo Inns watering hole.

Email us to purchase info@thebuildersarmschelsea.co.uk

Private Parties

Perfect for business or pleasure!

Whether it’s a three course meal with a group of friends, work drinks or a business meeting, we’ve got what it takes to make your event swing. We love a good old knees up, so much so that we even have a resident events manager to make sure your event runs smoothly. Get in touch to find out more.

What's On


2-course lunch menu £15

Pop in and enjoy our new lunch offer!

Our menu will change weekly, so there is always something that will tickle your fancy.

Served on Monday till Friday from 12 till 3pm




We are celebrating Gin this month because.. why not! 

Pop in and treat yourself to a Double Gin Mare + tonic ​​with an orange twist for £9! 

Everyone deserves to feel gin-tastic this month!​​


5-courses for £70

Looking for the perfect spot to have you New Years Eve dinner…

We’ve got you covered!

Book your table now and let us spoil you 1 last time this year.




Fish Fridays

Delicious fish & seafood specials – all day

Sunday Roasts

The perfect way to round off a weekend. Come and try the best around

13 Britten Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 3TY

0207 349 9040


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