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Pera Restaurant islington

170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England
+44 20 7704 6888
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“hummus” (28 reviews)
“mixed grill” (21 reviews)
“chicken shish” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England
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1 - 10 of 426 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over the past few days I've been working a few doors down from Pera. The food is amazing and the staff are so welcoming and friendly. They made me feel like I was a guest in their home and I was just only lunch/dinner break!

Thank AliConn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Pera. Such delicious food. Consistently good. Always super friendly staff. Big servings and really reasonable prices. I will always come back here. One of my favourite restaurants in London!!

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a fabulous lunch with 3 friends at my favourite local Mediterranean restaurant Pera. The menemen is delicious. I usually get mine with halloumi but decided to have it with spinach and it is just as tasty. A complete lunch as it consists of...More

Thank Yas52
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Dined here with all the family on Friday 21st April, two nights before running the London marathon. Found it via TA and it lived up to expectations. On arrival the place looked small and as there were six of us, thought it was going to...More

Thank RunRoberto
Reviewed June 4, 2017

From the outside this place does not look anything special but it is a completely different story inside. The staff are so friendly and the food is great! I definitely recommend this as an excellent and very delicious lunch spot!

Thank Hope V
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Lunch menu was affordable, vegetarian options tasted great, friendly staff, nNice seating outside. Would recommend.

Thank Robin H
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Found this restaurant on visit to the Union Chapel for concert. Lovely restaurant, lovely food, nice wine, sitting in the sunshine. Thoroughly recommend this restaurant .

Thank Sheila L
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Amazing, freshly prepared food. Great atmosphere and EXCELLENT staff. The portion size is generous. Highly recommended.

Thank Dorota M
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Our party all had the shish lamb kebab with rice and salad. We were told that it was usually done medium rare, and asked if this was ok. The meal came with a spicy feta dip and bread, sour cream and chilly sauces. It was...More

Thank alex_2010101
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

I went with family, 5 adults and two children. Absolutely no problem finding space to sit, despite making the reservation only a couple of hours before late Friday evening. Ordered three course meals for everyone and some extras for the children. The food was absolutely...More

Thank Paulius B
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February 3, 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Janet S | Reviewed this property |
Assume not as they don't advertise as gluten free why should they be ? - but just phone them yourself and ask
Sue A
April 30, 2015|
Response from Jen Y | Reviewed this property |
Chicken and lamb is halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$26 - $39
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England (Formerly Pera Restaurant-islington)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7704 6888
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