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.

Our Outdoor Area

Make the most of the milder weather

The Builders Arms, the beating heart of Chelsea, has a newly claimed terrace with four tables for up to 16pax and umbrellas for cover with beautiful tree planters for privacy. In addition, the original tables seating up to 8pax are under sheltered canapes with heaters – this stunning and striking terrace is the place to be seen!

Outdoor reservations are now open for bookings from 12th April

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Winner of Best Food Offer 2021

We were ecstatic to be awarded the Best Food Offer in the UK by The Publican Awards. It was a truly magical moment when we heard Hippo Inns announced as the winner. After such a challenging year, this award means the world to us!

We are so proud of all our chefs and what they have achieved. Their commitment to buying the best fresh, locally sourced seasonal produce has certainly contributed to us winning this award.

Share in our happiness and come and experience our food for yourselves.

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Calling all Blue Light Card holders!

To say thank you for all your continual hard work we’d like to offer 20% off our food

Please show your card to receive discount

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Gift Vouchers

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

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.

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13 Britten Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 3TY

0207 349 9040


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