KOL Restaurant

“Inventive Mexican-British fusion” - AA Inspector



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The tagline at KOL is ‘Mexican soul, British ingredients’, which perfectly encapsulates the ethos at this innovative restaurant where fusion food is washed down with mezcal and agave spirits. Terracotta walls, brown leather banquettes and clay pots add to the rustic Latin American feel and the food is equally as robust and colourful. Meltingly tender confit pork cheek served in a clay pot to share turns up with cabbage, black beans and gooseberry and pear salsa, while whole grilled octopus is teamed with bone marrow, pink fir potatoes and seaweed macha. Leave room for fig leaf cake, strawberries and marigold.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
AA Notable Wine List
KOL Restaurant


Opening times
  • Closed: Monday
Food and Drink
  • Cuisine style: Mexican

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