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Summary

An “unassuming-looking” age-old trattoria near Waterloo station capable of some “quality, traditional Italian” cooking; even fans advise care when ordering however – “order a pasta and a glass of decent vino and you can escape with a modest bill”, otherwise it can be “ridiculously expensive”.

£75
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Average
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“In the gastronomic desert of Waterloo”, it’s worth knowing of this “definitely old-style, but popular” Italian “time-warp”; its prices are a little “through the roof”, but “you end up getting drawn back” by its “tasty” cooking and “excellent” service.

£73
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Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This “old-style” Italian veteran, by Waterloo, is certainly “good for business and the Old Vic”; more generally, it divides opinions – to critics it’s simply “outdated”, but fans argue it’s “reliable if pricey”.

£65
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Average
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“The last of the old-school Italians”? – this “friendly and cosy” Waterloo veteran has more claim than most, and it retains “a huge regular clientele” with its “well-executed” (if “expensive”) menu.

£56
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Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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La Barca Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of La Barca Restaurant in SE1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of La Barca restaurant.
Brian B
Excellent duck papardelle, tasty creamy sau...
Reviewed 5 months, 24 days ago

"Excellent duck papardelle, tasty creamy sauce, my friends asparagus risotto was also good. Panna cotta was a bit tasteless. Nice aglianico at a reasonable price to wash it all down. Coffee good."

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80-81 Lower Marsh, London, SE1 7AB
Opening hours

Mon – Fri Lunch: 12.00pm–2.30pm, Dinner: 6.00pm–11.30pm Sat Dinner: 6.00pm–11.30pm

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