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A little Italian kitchen in the heart of London's Leicester Square offering a fantastic array of Italian and Sicilian favourites. Sicilian owned and managed, Vespa is a real family affair. With fabulous food, fine wines, crazy cocktails and an amazing staff. Come and join us for some of the best food and drink Italy has to offer.
$13 - $20
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Italian, Pizza, European
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
All reviews bruschetta pizza saute potatoes panna cotta linguine seafood salmon leicester square italian food walnut sauce irving street pre theatre meal perfect dinner lovely restaurant west end brilliant service small restaurant
We came here one night for dinner. Seems to be a lot of bad reviews but it was one of the best meals we had in London. My nieces and I did a “flight” of sangria. Started with white them rose and finally red. The...More
We were in the mood for a bite prior to a walking tour and checking out the many options in this area. Tough to simply view a menu outside the restaurant without being coerced by staff to dine at their particular establishment. There are a...More
I went to Vespa with a group of girlfriends (all Italians, like myself) on a night out in Central London and we ordered a mix of pizzas and pastas. My pizza was awful, the dough was tasteless and the toppings of really poor quality (honestly,...More
Went here for dinner last night with a big party the owner was very helpful with dietary restrictions and the sangria was amazing! The pasta was excellent and the stuffed calamari to die for !!! Would go back just for sangria!
Good value and good quality sicilian fare. Have tried both pasta and pizza, all were delicious with a good range of desserts. And the service is always excellent. A great spot to relax amongst the hubbub of Leicester Square.
Visiting for a meal whilst exploring London - their menu looks fantastic and the restaurant owner came out and offered us the pre theatre menu - two courses for £14 - BARGAIN
The food was exquisite, and beautifully presented! the staff were so helpful and...More
I was on a short theatre break and was looking for somewhere interesting to eat and not too busy as I only had a spare hour before visiting Les Miserables nearby.
This place was perfect, near the bustle of Leicester Square but with a relaxing...More
We ate dinner here and the food was great but the service was stupendous. We actually had reservations but the host of the restaurant was on the street inviting us in immediately. We sat outside and it was so delightful. The restaurant quickly filled up...More
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is not just considered the heart of this bustling London hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most popular cultural attractions including the National Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
these major sites are quiet lanes and antiquated pubs to discover, as well as riverside vistas to enjoy on the embankment. With a calendar full of celebratory events, any time of year is a fine time to visit.