RestaurantsLondonFinsbury ParkN4

survey result

Summary

£52
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “Italian gem” in Finsbury Park has locals purring with its “wonderful homemade pasta” and “brilliant service from Paola and her team”“we were a fussy group aged 7 to 75 and the staff catered for our every desire”. Yes, there’s “a singing waiter”, but “it’s not cringe-worthy, he’s really good!”.

Summary

£52
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “Italian gem” in Finsbury Park has locals purring with its “wonderful homemade pasta” and “brilliant service from Paola and her team”“we were a fussy group aged 7 to 75 and the staff catered for our every desire”. Yes, there’s “a singing waiter”, but “it’s not cringe-worthy, he’s really good!”.

Summary

£49
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This intimate Finsbury Park local, where proprietor Paola greets each customer, has a sensibly “limited menu” of “interesting” Neapolitan home cooking (no pizza) – “but what they do, they do well”.

Summary

£48
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Rich and interesting Neapolitan home cooking” makes this “delightful and idiosyncratic neighbourhood Italian” in Finsbury Park a “real find”: an “all-female outfit” run by the owner, Paola, who shares with you her “enthusiasm and love of food”. Just one request: “the savoury tomato-based sauces can all blend into one another – a tweak to differentiate them would unlock even more potential in the place”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair,Portions
Yes
No dress code

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
SundayLunch £22.00  

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.50 £13.00 £4.00 £6.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.90
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Bread £2.50
Service 10.00%
67 Fonthill Rd, London, N4 3HZ
Opening hours
Monday6‑10:30 pm
Tuesday6‑10:30 pm
Wednesday6‑10:30 pm
Thursday6‑10:30 pm
Friday6‑10:30 pm
Saturday12:30 pm‑22.30 pm
Sunday12:30 pm‑9 pm

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