Venue Showcase: Culinary Delights at The Cadogan Arms

Nestled in the heart of Chelsea’s vibrant King’s Road, just a stone’s throw from Chelsea Old Town Hall, The Cadogan Arms beckons couples to embark on a journey of love and celebration alongside a culinary adventure. A long-awaited reopening in 2021 saw the much-loved Chelsea institution restored to its former glory with an ambitious renovation that pays homage to two centuries spent serving the local community. As a fully licensed wedding venue, it offers an exquisite setting for weddings, civil ceremonies, receptions and other pre or post wedding celebrations. Let’s delve into the allure of this enchanting venue and discover why it could be the perfect choice for your special day.

Culinary delights

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First and foremost, under the guidance of Culinary Director James Knappett, The Cadogan Arms boasts an exceptional food offering which celebrates provenance, seasonality and traceability. From reworked pub classics to contemporary dishes embodying the Best of British, along with a carefully curated wine list, every bite and every sip will be a culinary delight. Whether it’s the traditional wedding breakfast, dinner or bar snacks, your taste buds are in for a treat. Plus, their menus are customisable to accommodate the majority of dietary requirements, so you’re sure to find something which suits your needs. 

In light of their culinary excellence and service, The Cadogan Arms are proud award winners, having won both press features and industry awards:

  • Your London Wedding Magazine
  • Country & Town House – The Best Places to Eat in Chelsea
  • Luxury London – The Best Restaurants in Kensington & Chelsea
  • The Infatuation – London’s Best Private Dining Rooms
  • Metro – The UK’s Prettiest Pubs
  • Condé Nast Traveller – The Best Pubs in London for Food
  • Michelin Guide – Best Dining Pubs in London
  • SheerLuxe- 19 Cosiest Pubs in London
  • Top 50 Gastropubs 2024 – Awarded Number 40
  • CAMRA Pub Design Awards

Opulent spaces

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The Cadogan Arms is sure to enchant your guests with its elegant ground floor bar, opulent dining room and dedicated private events space, The Rose Room. Whether you envision an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, this venue offers versatile spaces to accommodate your wedding festivities. From canapé and cocktail receptions in the bar area to formal sit-down meals in a private dining room, every moment will be infused with elegance and charm. Downstairs, The Rose Room is equipped with a horseshoe bar and space for up to 50 guests, with food and drink packages available to suit your preferences. 

Memorable celebrations

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Newly appointed as a licensed wedding venue in September 2023, The Cadogan Arms is honoured and perfectly equipped to be part of your special day. Whether you’re exchanging vows in a romantic ceremony or dancing the night away with loved ones, every moment at this venue will be filled with joy and celebration.

Personalised service

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The team at The Cadogan Arms fully understands the importance of a personal touch. From the moment you step through their doors, you’ll be greeted with genuine warmth and hospitality, and their dedicated Events Coordinator will be by your side throughout the planning process, ensuring that every detail is meticulously crafted to reflect your unique vision. This venue prides itself on being LGBTQIA+ and neurodiverse friendly, and on their hospitality in general. 

When asked about the wedding industry specifically, their Events Coordinator Isabel Kaleva explains, “I love it because it’s all about making people’s day special”. Isabel recalls that one of their most memorable weddings was a 60s Mod themed wedding: “The décor was incredible.” This gives an indication into the level of personalisation and customisation that could be possible for you too. Whatever vision you have, their team will work to make it a reality. 

Secure your booking now

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At The Cadogan Arms, a range of options are available to suit your needs, from exclusive hire through to private and semi-private hire. Get ready to step into a world of elegance and charm, where love stories come to life amidst the enchanting ambience of Chelsea’s King’s Road. Enquire now and their events team will get back to you as soon as possible. Your dream wedding awaits!

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