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Harefield Manor Hotel, 33 Main Road, Romford RM1 3DL, England
+44 (0)1708 751901
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Today
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wed - Mon 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: I Paparazzi Ristorante Italiano is housed in the Harefield Manor Hotel a...
I Paparazzi Ristorante Italiano is housed in the Harefield Manor Hotel a Victorian House originally built in 1881, one of the most prestigious buildings in the Essex area. Situated in a great location, for lunch or dinner in the affluent area of Gidea Park, just outside Romford Town Centre.I Paparazzi Ristorante serves fantastic seasonal English & Italian food, freshly prepared by the team of expert chefs, with an emphasis on fresh fish. The service is professional, friendly & attentive.I Paparazzi offer’s a lunch & dinner ‘a la carte’ menu plus our special acclaimed set menu.I Paparazzi is a wonderful restaurant, perfect for almost any occasion
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
One of Many Visits

I've stayed at the hotel and eaten at this restaurant many times over the years. Now in new ownership and all being gradually renovated. I think the menu has been slimmed down a bit since last year, no bad thing! Mostly Italian based food. The soup of the day was sweet pepper and very good... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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English first
London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This restaurant used to be part of Harefield Manor. It no longer exists. The menu is still displayed on the hotel wall and awards inside the hotel. Since its heyday, the whole place has gone down hill thanks to a greedy owner putting profits before staff and pride.

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London, United Kingdom
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139 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I've stayed at the hotel and eaten at this restaurant many times over the years. Now in new ownership and all being gradually renovated. I think the menu has been slimmed down a bit since last year, no bad thing! Mostly Italian based food. The soup of the day was sweet pepper and very good. The duck breast, described as... More 

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Essex
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I went to this restaurant New Years Eve. The food was first class, the Chef excelled himself. There was a variety of dishes prepared for each course, and everyone in our party thoroughly enjoyed each course even though we had something different.The champagne sorbet was heaven, nothing Seemed to be spared in the ingredients. We are returning to this venue... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

First of all, the food was excellent, however there are certainly issues with this restaurant. Unfortunately the reception area, and the restaurant area appear very run down. As previous reviewers have stated, the carpet is grubby and needs replacing. Because there were so few people dining, there was little atmosphere. The head waiter, or manager tried very hard and obviously... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My sister had her wedding evening meal here as the reception was held in the Hotel where it is situated. I was expecting great things but it was all a little disappointing. I had the sea food paella which was passable but none of those who ordered steaks got them cooked how they had requested. My sister couldn't eat the... More 

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London
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I went to this restaurant last week with a small group of friends. We had all previously been before about 2/3 years ago. What a difference this experience was from our last visit. To start with the reception area and the bar area is really looking shabby. The carpet in the reception area was filthy! Now to the restaurant -... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

★☆☆☆☆ We went to paparazzi last night! For a hen night, 10 people didn't show for the hen night. We explain this to the manger before we began to order food. He was very rude and started shouting! Which we where every shocked! He made us feel very little as he kept saying "I don't talk to women, men only"... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Me and my partner eat here all the time and it never disappoints, the lobster ravioli for starters is great and one of the best raviolis I have ever had. Lamb shank is always amazing and the fish options are great too. I have been here on countless occasions and never been disappointed, the drinks are a little steep but... More 

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Ipswich
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Husband loved his steak with peppercorn sauce. We had no starter or desert, and the only 2 faults with the food, were 1) that I couldn't finish my risotto as I was so stuffed it was so packed with seafood!! 2) the 'homemade bread' basket was just rolls that looked like they came from a pack of part baked rolls... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Booked a table for Ten people including a wheelchair user for Two O Clock on Christmas Day. We were shown to our table which has extra space to accomadate the wheelchair ( There is a toilet for wheelchair users). The menu consisted of plentey of choices for each course, so some of us has Christmas Dinned while outher had Lambe,... More 

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Additional Information about I Paparazzi

Address: Harefield Manor Hotel, 33 Main Road, Romford RM1 3DL, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1708 751901
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Romford
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 66 - 82
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Harefield Manor Hotel, 33 Main Road, Romford RM1 3DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Romford
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1708 751901

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 66 - 82
  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

I Paparazzi Ristorante Italiano is housed in the Harefield Manor Hotel a Victorian House originally built in 1881, one of the most prestigious buildings in the Essex area. Situated in a great location, for lunch or dinner in the affluent area of Gidea Park, just outside Romford Town Centre.I Paparazzi Ristorante serves fantastic seasonal English & Italian food, freshly prepared by the team of expert chefs, with an emphasis on fresh fish. The service is professional, friendly & attentive.I Paparazzi offer’s a lunch & dinner ‘a la carte’ menu plus our special acclaimed set menu.I Paparazzi is a wonderful restaurant, perfect for almost any occasion
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm

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