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survey result

Summary

£64
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Family-run Italian” that helps add life to a dull stretch of the Gray’s Inn Road. It specialises in Sicilian cuisine presented by Fabrizio Zafarana, an engagingly “well-informed and enthusiastic” host.

Summary

£63
  £££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Great food in a cosy, homely setting” – this Sicilian specialist on a stretch of the unlovely Gray’s Inn Road “is a useful and reliable local restaurant in an area with limited options”. Owner Fabrizio Zafarana “makes a real effort to get to know all his customers and will happily amend a dish to suit personal taste”.

Summary

£61
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Excellent” Sicilian cooking and a “terrific atmosphere”, orchestrated by charismatic host Fabrizio Zafarana – who is “simply meraviglioso!” – are to be found in this 10-year-old venture at an “awkward location on the unlovely Grays Inn Road”. It also has an impressive list of Sicilian wines.

Summary

£63
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Glory be! A real neighbourhood spot in, of all places, Gray’s Inn Road, with proper cooking by proud Sicilians”. “It’s my favourite family restaurant”“Fabrizio (Zafarana) is a great host and the food is superb” and “cooked with love”. Top Tip – “try the sea urchin ravioli when they have it”.

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Have you eaten at Luce e Limoni?

Owner's description

Luce e Limoni is the symbolic return of owner Fabrizio Zafarana to his home, Sicily. It is the materialisation of a concept woven with beauty, local Sicilian cuisine and good taste. In a way, it is the repossession of Fabrizio’s roots.

“ The menu embraces our native approach to food — take the best ingredients, allow that quality to shine through and present them with as little fuss as possible.”

Our food is the story of a long trip which changes over time but with one common point: the tradition. In Sicily, trade brought hundreds of years of foreign influence, which we try to bring in our restaurant by offering revisited traditional dishes giving fresh sensations to our customers.

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always £23.95 £29.95

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£6.80 £23.80 £7.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £26.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Bread £3.00
Service 12.50%

Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair,Portions
Yes
18
No dress code
54
Yes
91-93 Gray's Inn Rd, LONDON, WC1X 8TX
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Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑11 pm
Saturday6 pm‑11 pm
SundayCLOSED

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