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Vasco & Piero's Pavilion Restaurant

#1,601 of 17,514 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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15 Poland Street, London W1F 8QE, England
+44 20 7437 8774
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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All hours
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a shame as I was looking forward to dining at Vasco & Piero but it was such a fast experience it's hard to say much. We were politely but hurriedly pushed into ordering and when I asked for a few minutes the waiter stood awkwardly waiting for me to choose something. Our main meal of pasta came within a... More 

Thank SocialSuicide
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully executed Italian classics for sensible money yards from Oxford Circus, what more do you need to know!

Thank Scrumpping
Durham UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the last 3 years we have had an early Xmas lunch at this restaurant in a party of 4. In fairness I struggle to record any negatives whatsoever with this venue as the staff food & service is all top drawer. In a city full of eating places this is truly a little pearl

Thank DSDurham
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156 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I worked in London, on a regular basis, this was my favourite restaurant. It has become my youngest son's favourite since. We ate with a large party to mark my son's 40th birthday - in the downstairs private dining room and with a set menu. A brilliant experience - the same excellent service, super food and some good Italian... More 

Thank Ian G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been dining at this restaurant for the last five years and it never disappoints. Look out for the Umbrian wines, a speciality of the restaurant. A warm welcome, fabulously fresh food, great wine. What more could you ask for? I am already looking forward to my next visit.

Thank James M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh food from Umbria in the centre of London. Everything is fresh and home made. Very nice staff who make you feel at home.

Thank Fred L
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We have been eating at the Pavilion for over 20 years and I have reviewed them before. But here is a thought...if you have Italian friends visiting where do you take them for dinner? Last night was one such occasion with visitors from Umbria (the home of Vasco, the founder of the restaurant who you will often find in the... More 

Thank TimW64
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

I took my sisters after a matinee for an early evening meal. Vasco & Piero's was highly rated so perhaps my expectations were too high. My Cured Ham from Umbria could have been out of a packet from Lidl's. The Vongole was off so I went straight to mains. Why the waiter asked how would I like my strips of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

We dined here as four people, two colleagues and two visiting guests, and none of us could have left the restaurant more impressed. It's a very unassuming restaurant tucked away on Poland Street, and I'll confess I have walked past it probably hundreds of times over the years and never noticed it. But then, isn't this the case with so... More 

Thank Terence C
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

This wonderful restaurant deserves the highest accolades. I was taken there by friends for my birthday last night. To say the least, we were treated like royalty....the staff were attentive, polite and knowledgable, and the utterluy delightful food was almost beyond words. We left the choices to the owner, Vasco,a charming Italian gentleman, and we enjoyed the best selection of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Poland Street, London W1F 8QE, England
  • Public Transportation: Closest tube station is Oxford Circus.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighborhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 8774

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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