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survey result

Summary

£39
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A tiny restaurant with a big heart… and wonderful pasta” – the “transition from great Italian deli to restaurant is a big success” at this landmark, 75-year-old Soho store, which morphed last year from pure retail to providing an “excellent, counter-dining experience at moderate prices” nearby. “If you love pasta, this is the place to go”“delicately silky, with the most fantastic sauces” – and it’s “a brilliant stop-off before film, theatre etc”. It’s not going to take 75 years to turn this rip-roaring success into a chain, though: branch no. 2 opened in the second half of 2019 in one of King’s Cross’s ‘heritage buildings’: ‘an 100-cover outfit decorated in the same pale green-and white-stripes that diners in Soho have come to know’.

Summary

£36
    £
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“For what it is, this small spin-off from the well-known Italian deli is a great way to dine casually, including at the bar” – Soho institution, Lina Stores (est 1944) has opened this nearby, snappily decorated, no-reservations pit-stop, with a 12-seater kitchen counter and 50 covers over two floors. Early reports praise its “exceptional, cheap ’n’ cheerful food” – the pasta is the star – and to say that the newspaper reviewers have gushed would be an understatement.

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Lina Stores Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Lina Stores Restaurant in W1D, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Lina Stores restaurant.
Daniel M
Lovely short menu of antipasti and pasta di...
Reviewed 7 months, 22 days ago

"Lovely short menu of antipasti and pasta dishes where everything is top quality - we nearly did not have the papardelle al ragu but luckily we were advised (correctly) that this was a mistake! Small plates but big flavour that leaves you very replete."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£6.00 £7.00 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Bread £3.00
Service 12.50%
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑11 pm
SundayCLOSED

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