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8 Bride Court, nr St Paul's | City of London, London EC4Y 8DU, England
0207 583 8440
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Ranked #137 of 17,318 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $81
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cosy, Italian trattoria/restaurant near St Paul's, serving authentic, homemade, classic dishes
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English first
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

Stumbled across this restaurant, and what a lovely surprise it was. Beautiful food, great service and pleasant and welcoming atmosphere - can't fault it, so glad we found it tucked away!

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Amman, Jordan
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I've been traveling to London quite a bit and this little gem somehow has escaped me. The meal I just had was excellent, and very affordably priced for London. The setting is bright, but comfortable, and quiet enough to have a conversation. The staff is friendly and make you feel at home. What more could you ask for? OK, food... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I went to this restaurant two years ago, and came back with all my girlfriends. Had the best time with the best food ever. The owner treated us as his family. The food was excellent, autentic and so fare from the "italian" place you find all over the world. Looking for Italy?visit this place!!!!

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This Italian bistro is nestled at the rear alley of Fleet Street. We visited there in a group of 5 and tried most of their dishes. They serve honest hearty authentic Italian food. In particular, the seafood salad is fresh and delicious. For main course, the pasta dish with roasted almond and tomato has been excellent and is a cut... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Had a late lunch with a greeting that made us feel at home, and it only got better. The food was very good with the daily special being excellent. Will go back

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Melbourne, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This lovely, welcoming Italian restaurant would be hard to find by accident - we were taken there for lunch by a relative who works nearby - but the meal that ensued far exceeded my expectations. The menu, and the dishes we chose from it, were 'authentic' in their Italian character - soup, pasta and lamb cutlets were selected, and each... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Found this superb restaurant thanks to Tripadviser. It's not far from Blackfriars station, near the junction of Fleet Street and Ludgate Hill. Bride Court is a little alleyway off of the main High Street. So no scenic view and a couple of steps up to enter the restaurant. Well worth seeking out though, as it's a very friendly Italian restaurant,... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Booked this by email for a lunch after a Wedding Blessing at St Brides - just perfect !!! Danielle and his team were fantastic - great food, great atmosphere - just perfect in every way. Will definitely go again for a visit next time in London. A big thank you to the team for making the day so special.

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Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The owner was a scream. Best rustic Italian. Had a fabulous meal and highly recommend a visit to this out of the way place

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Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

It's an a little alley way off Ludgate Circus (and not open Saturdays when we attempted to visit previously). What you find is a homely atmosphere and food to match - service is very good indeed being both friendly and attentive without too much intrusion. Now the food, I'd say go for 'specials' as these seemed to be much better... More

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