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12a Belsize Terrace | Belsize Park, London NW3 4AX, England
+44 20 7794 4288
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Ranked #7,789 of 17,938 Restaurants in London
Price range: $26 - $90
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Transit: Belsize Park and Swiss Cottage tube stations.
Description: Artigiano shows just how glossy Italian high style can be, with its stylish chrome interior, high-concept lighting, rear glass ceiling, and glass front that opens like pairs of welcoming arms when the weather allows. Don't miss the 'Oscar' donated by a satisfied diner. Lunches are relaxed and calm, while dinners are buzzier. The confident, modern Italian menu's most popular dish is the spaghetti with fresh crab and rocket with a spicy crab sauce. Old favourites have got a delicious new twist, like carpaccio with homemade pesto dressing or calf's liver with wild mushrooms and fava beans. High style, great food. Please be aware, bookings for Saturday nights must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.
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London
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65 reviews 65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

We recently enjoyed out first evening meal here. The atmosphere was happy and vibrant and the service was good. We ate the antipasti and asparagus wrapped in ham with egg and hollandaise sauce. We shared a whole seabass as the mains and an uneventful sorbet after. The food was good, you could not fault it, but it really is just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Consistently good fish and pastas here. I regularly go for the whole sea bream, which is always good, and love the fried zucchinis to go with it.

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London
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Am new to the neighbourhood so was thrilled to have found a good local restaurant ,until the manager was called to sort out a question with the bill. We both ordered liver which was served with sweet potato mash. We asked for spinach instead of the mash, which seemed not to have been a problem. Both the liver and spinach... More 

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Amburgo, Germania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I've been at Artigiano several times so far and every single time I tried something different to have a full overview of the menu. The location is very nice and the food is simply superb. As Italian I do mean it! My favuorite dished are fish dishes but yesterday I had to chance to taste veal... amazing! Several choices for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

There are so many Italian restaurants in London and few good ones ,unfortunately this is one of the average one, food is vey average and really lousy decor and so for what it is I found it overpriced unfortunately I wouldn't recommend it

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Caravaggio E, Manager at Artigiano, responded to this review

Well you cannot please everybody all the time. And it is not nice to be called average. However on checking Kucho's reviews throughout the known world, it would seem that the word average, used at least 14 times in his reviews and applied to some restaurants that unlike Kucho I personally rate highly could be seen as complimentary and to... More 

London
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was our second visit to Artigiano in as many months. Last time was for dinner, this time for lunch. Oddly enough none of the staff who were present on the first occasion were present this time, however the service was really excellent on both occasions. The food was delicious on both of our visits with some individual twists on... More 

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Caravaggio E, Manager at Artigiano, responded to this review

Thanks for finding the time to post your review. It is greatly appreciated. We hope that you continue to frequent Artigiano and that we continue to satisfy. We are, I hope, seen as you say as a Neighbourhood restaurant More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I enjoyed a beautiful evening at the Artigiano Restaurant last night with my friend and 10 year old daughter. We came across the lovely place accidentally whilst having an early evening stroll. The tables laid outside in front of the restaurant with fresh crisp white linen table clothes were very inviting. The staff were extremely obliging, seating us in an... More 

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Caravaggio E, Manager at Artigiano, responded to this review

Have to thank you for finding the time to post your comments on trip advisor and hope that we can serve you again. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

June evening Service: Asked for refill of water . Waiter took bottle. Forgot to return it to table. Had to remind him. On table, small candle- unlit. We had to ask him to light it! After asking for bill, we received another diner's bill, including items we had not ordered or eaten, Food was ok, nothing very special. Decor very... More 

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Caravaggio E, Owner at Artigiano, responded to this review

We regret that you found our service poor and that the waiter forgot to return promptly with your refill jug of tap water. Once again we must apologise for the waiters horrendous mistake in giving you the wrong bill. Regarding the candle however we normally only light these later in the evening,when we dim the lights,but at your request the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A dispiriting experience. My massively pregnant wife wasn't offered any water until we'd been sat for nearly ten minutes. We were struggling to get anyone's attention so we could order for far, far too long - nobody came to check on us. The glass of wine I ordered didn't arrive until I was three quarters of the way through my... More 

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Caravaggio E, Owner at Artigiano, responded to this review

We'll have to compliment the style and command of the English urban dictionary in this reviewers first restaurant review. Have never been called a bizarre passive aggressive shark,,hmm so I feel that in this case it is only right that I reply with a certain amount of meiosis.On the whole the vast majority of people are pretty decent but then... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We grew up in an Italian neighborhood in New York, so we are difficult to please when it comes to Italian food. Artigiano was well worth our visit. The food was excellent and prepared well, especially the pasta. Beet root salad was very nice; calamari and artichokes the right way -- not too heavy. Lovely ravioloni. Branzino was lovely although... More 

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Caravaggio E, Manager at Artigiano, responded to this review

I am pleased that you visited our restaurant and note that you have given a professional slant to your comments on our food in your review. Thank you More 

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Additional Information about Artigiano

Address: 12a Belsize Terrace | Belsize Park, London NW3 4AX, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7794 4288
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 26 - 90
Cuisine: Italian

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