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survey result

Summary

£60
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Chef Stevie Parle’s two-year-old pasta specialist is a real “crowd-pleaser”, with “consistently interesting, extremely tasty” Roman-inspired dishes emerging from its “impressively visible kitchen”. It’s part of a “warehouse-style” Clerkenwell work-space, but “when busy you forget the office atmosphere which can otherwise be a little cold”. Top Tip – “cacio e pepe is to die for”.

Summary

£59
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“The simplicity of the dishes belies the amazing flavours that come off the plates”, according to the many fans of Stevie Parle’s popular yearling, where “authentic pasta” is the highlight of its Roman-inspired menu. Arguably “being part of an office space detracts from the atmosphere” but most reporters find its setting “calm and spacious”. Top Menu Tip: “divine cacio e pepe”.

Summary

£58
   ££
4
Very Good
5
Exceptional
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Stevie Parle’s “hip, urban (and urbane) newcomer in trendy Clerkenwell” is one of his best openings yet. An “airy”, warehouse-y corner-site that’s part of FORA (a ‘pro-working’ space) – “once you get past the office-style reception”, the “incredibly friendly” service is “low key and efficient” and the “straightforward”, “authentically Roman” cooking is “delicious” and “surprisingly good value” too (“I thought the bill was wrong, it was so cheap!”).

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Owner's description

Palatino is an Italian restaurant with a focus on cooking the diverse cusine of Rome. 

Situated in Clerkenwell, Palatino is Stevie Parle's fifth restaurant and is open for lunch & dinner Monday to Saturday.

In addition to the A la carte menu the restaurant offers a range of changing weekly specials and a 2 | 3 course Presto menu (£16 | £20) at lunchtimes and early evenings.

www.palatino.london

 

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always £16.00 £20.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.00 £26.00 £5.00 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Bread £4.00
Service 12.50%

Current menus

August 2018 August A la Carte menu 2018
Presto menu Presto menu

Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair, Menu
80
Yes

The chef

Richard Blackwell - former Head Chef at The Dock Kitchen

Stevie Parle is Executive Chef / Owner

71 Central Street, London, EC1V 8AB
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
WednesdayCLOSED
ThursdayCLOSED
FridayCLOSED
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

The 2020 Harden's Guide

2020 Hardens London Restaurant Guide

"User friendly in price, size and outlook"

Financial Times

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