RestaurantsLondonPutneySW15

survey result

Summary

£43
    £
3
Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

These “buzzing family-run Italians” in southwest London create “an exceptional atmosphere” for large parties of all ages – and “they won’t break the bank”. “Despite the celebratory brouhaha, they produce a very respectable menu of traditional dishes – fish stew, duck, pizza on demand”“even the veggies are catered for”. “Expect noise and old people dancing.”

Summary

£43
    £
3
Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

These “buzzing family-run Italians” in southwest London create “an exceptional atmosphere” for large parties of all ages – and “they won’t break the bank”. “Despite the celebratory brouhaha, they produce a very respectable menu of traditional dishes – fish stew, duck, pizza on demand”“even the veggies are catered for”. “Expect noise and old people dancing.”

Summary

£46
   ££
2
Average
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Family focused fun” (“expect noise, kids and even old people dancing”) is on the menu at these “loud and bubbly” local Italians across south west London. “They can’t do enough for you, and the food is pretty good too”: a “perfectly respectable selection of standard traditional dishes”, led by pasta and particularly pizza.

Summary

£47
   ££
2
Average
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Service is attentive to just the right level” at this “friendly” small chain of slightly old-fashioned local Italians across southwest London. The pizza and pasta dishes are at “good value” prices, and there’s a “really pleasant atmosphere, be it for dinner with friends or Sunday lunch with the littlies”.

For 30 years we've been curating reviews of the UK's most notable restaurant. In a typical year, diners submit over 50,000 reviews to create the most authoritative restaurant guide in the UK. Each year, the guide is re-written from scratch based on this survey (although for the 2021 edition, reviews are little changed from 2020 as no survey could run for that year).

Have you eaten at Al Forno?

Restaurant details

85
No dress code
Make A Booking
Number of Diners:
Required Time:
Powered by OpenTable
Opening hours

lunch noon - 3 pm, dinner 6 pm - 11 pm
Last orders: 11 pm

Best Pizza restaurants nearby

Pappa Ciccia
Pizza restaurant in Putney
£37
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
PizzaExpress
Pizza restaurant in London
£50
   ££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
PizzaExpress
Pizza restaurant in East Sheen
£50
   ££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average

Best similarly priced restaurants nearby

Ma Goa
Indian restaurant in Putney
£44
    £
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
Kashmir
Indian restaurant in Putney
£46
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
Wagamama
Japanese restaurant in Putney
£43
    £
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average