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397 Kings Road, London SW10 0LR, England
+44 20 7352 4146
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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397 Kings Road, London SW10 0LR, England
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Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Il Frantoio is, in my honest opinion, the best real Italian restaurant in London (and why not extend that to the UK). Big statement you might say, but Bucci and his team replicate the good old cucina della mamma. Close your eyes, forget about the...More

Thank Cym62
Reviewed November 10, 2016

I loved this restaurant. The food is excellent and the service is impecable. The atmosphere is super cozy. I recommend.

Thank alinepinto
Reviewed October 28, 2016

So, I decided to reward myself after my scary Flu' shot. I sat in my car and looked up best Italian in, or near, Chelsea. Lots of places popped up, but I had been to them all and didn't find them to be superb at...More

Reviewed October 23, 2016

We had 3 Birthdays to celebrate so all had to agree on a venue, options were sourced from Internet reviews and restaurant website study. Frantoio won over 4 other options and we weren't disappointed. Bucci made us instantly welcome with his warm and zany wit....More

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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

First visit to restaurant on a recommendation. Warm welcome, good food, very friendly atmosphere. We'll definitely be back in October! Thanks for everything, darling! From the Scottish couple.

Thank Gordon R
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here today, The menu is interesting and reasonable priced (we went for the set lunch menu) and the wine list is varied and do not break the bank. Service is attentive. Obviously there is reason why this place has been...More

Thank Travelaround59
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Very disappointing , had several meals in the past with my husband & friends there but today was one of the worse meal we had in a long time The service was extremely slow as 2 waiters only in service , the delivery of food...More

Thank Bibi224
Reviewed September 18, 2016

I have been to Frantoio many times, but the last visit was rather disappointing. The restaurant seemed short of staff and although the waiter was trying his best, he was struggling to give enough attention to the clientele . We all had seafood in different...More

Thank dkrasteva
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We have been to the restaurant some 5 times now. Each time we visit the food and ambiance is something special. We love the place...its romantic, mad, funny, entertaining...oh and the food is lovely!

Thank scubyboy
Reviewed August 19, 2016

I went for a second time to this restaurant and the four of us had an excellent meal. I saw a previous review from "Richagadir" and thought i would try the spaghetti alle vongole and found it be as it should be, This previous reviewer...More

Thank Derek-Christine
Wealth courses through The King's Road, Chelsea's
upmarket artery of West London life packed with shops,
eateries and glitzy nightspots. For people-watching at
its best and luxury retail therapy that's largely
unrivalled, this area cannot be missed. But if this
showy street starts to overwhelm or a moment of price
tag shock sends you reeling, a quick detour down
pretty much any of many King's Road veins will reveal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$76 - $76
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 Kings Road, London SW10 0LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7352 4146
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