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Summary

“A lovely and cosy, family-run Italian”, “handily placed near Waterloo”, which “has been a feature of the area for years” (well over 30). It’s always been “quite expensive”, but for traditional trattoria fare it’s a “go-to” for some diners, including as a business lunch spot.

£68
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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
 ££££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
* 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.
Miles T
Very popular pre-theatre for Old Vic...
Reviewed 4 months, 15 days ago

"Very popular pre-theatre for Old Vic"

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Ian R
A lovely little Italian right by Waterloo. ...
Reviewed 4 months, 25 days ago

"A lovely little Italian right by Waterloo. The food was of a high quality but the place is not cheap and that restricts the rating slightly. The restaurant had a lovely vibe and an authentic feel. It was busy but the staff kept on top of things throughout and the wine list was extensive and good. At a cost of £10 per head lower La Barca would score 4-5 across the board, it's just priced slightly too high for what it is, a traditional style Italian serving hearty Italian 'home-cooked' food. Definitely worth a visit"

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£13.70 £20.90 £5.50 £7.90
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.80
Filter Coffee £2.75
Extras  
Service 12.50%
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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