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Franco Manca Balham

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#860 of 18,786 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

First Franco Manca experience. Outstanding service, great quality food and an atmosphere to match. We had Ula as a server and she was absolutely brilliant - she made sure we had the best experience possible. Will keep coming!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Will M
Franco M, Manager at Franco Manca Balham, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Will M, Thank you for your kind words and this wonderful review! Kind Regards Sylwia

Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

We had never heard of this chain and it was recommended we try it . Wow, we were very impressed . One of the nicest pizzas I have had and it was well priced too. ( I had the ham and mushroom )The waiter we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cathydyakiewicz
Franco M, Manager at Franco Manca Balham, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Hi Cathydyakiewicz, thank you so much for your positive comments about Franco Manca Balham! Kind Regards Sylwia

Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Coincidence that it is Valentine’s Day when we visited today but nevertheless an enjoyable delicious lunch for two with lovely heart shared pizzas . Standard as good as usual.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Y9762RWsarah
Franco M, Manager at Franco Manca Balham, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Hi Y9762rwsarah, thank you so much for your positive comments about Franco Manca Balham! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Their pizzas are wonderful and almost unbelievably cheap. The service is friendly and they have a great, if small, selection of drinks. I can't recommend it enough.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andyocallaghan
Reviewed November 22, 2018

I live around the corner and visit quite regular. It's mine and my boyfriends go to, being pizza lovers. Pizza's are always really good quality, hot & tasty. I love their Burrata too. If you like mozzarella cheese, you have to try it too! Staff...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mandy O
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Have to say that i was much less than impressed with this pizzeria. The sourdough pizza was bland and unappetizing. Also, the restaurant was super crowded and the noise was a bit too much for me, but the attitude of the staff did not help...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank karinapsousa
Franco M, Manager at Franco Manca Balham, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Hi Karinapsousa, We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We really appreciate your feedback and would love it if you could contact us at socialmedia@francomanca.co.uk so we can discuss it further? Thank you

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I have always been coming to francs manca for years but balham service is so welcoming even when it’s very busy all the Time a special thank you to the Manager nudo I think and his team kind regards to undo and his staff kind...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant in the centre of Balham. It’s always busy which makes for a great atmosphere. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable about the menu and specials. The pizzas are superb - particularly number 4 with the ricotta cheese. Only downside for me is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is a good cheap eat place - big portion but not the best pizza I've ever had. Service was not great - we were being pressured by waitress to order she asked us about 3 times before she realised we were not ready to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Franco M, SA at Franco Manca Balham, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Hi James, I am sorry to read that you felt let down with the service. Although I know the pizzeria normally enjoys an excellent reputation, we regrettably appear to have fallen well short of our mutual expectations. Please, would you be kind enough to contact...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

The sourdough pizzas here are honestly the most deliciously Is thing (would definitely recommend the 3 with ham and ricotta!) and the drinks are fabulous too. The setting is lovely and the service was great as well. Would thoroughly recommend !

Date of visit: September 2018
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