Fabrizio Restaurant - Clerkenwell


Though most are shopping for diamonds while in London’s Hatton Garden, Fabrizio’s may be brightest gem in the area. This intimate, family-run restaurant is refreshingly unpretentious, with café-style wooden chairs and tables and paintings of Mediterranean food to whet the appetite for the huge Italian flavours on offer. The genial chef/host Fabrizio is always at hand with suggestions from either the a la carte or outstanding seasonal specials menu. Regular favourites include warm chicken livers with wild mushrooms and fried polenta, homemade spaghetti with baby clams, chilli and cherry tomato sauce and seared beef tagliata with balsamic reduction and rocket. Prices rarely go over the £13 mark, making it a diamond for both gullet and pocket.

Typical meal price: From £25.00 (USD38.54) per diner

£25 and under

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Venue Details & Map

Fabrizio Restaurant - Clerkenwell

30 St. Cross Street
Public transport:
Farringdon, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

4 out of 5 based on 11 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Fabrizio Restaurant - Clerkenwell

5.0 out of 5 29 May 2015
by Keoni K.

I went here with a friend who was visiting London. After meeting up for a pint at Ye Olde Mitre on a Thursday night, we strolled around the area to find somewhere to eat. I thought all the shops would have been closed, but we took a look through the window at Fabrizio's and thought it looked like a wonderful, cozy venue. There was a big italian family sitting along one whole side of the...more

4.0 out of 5 22 April 2014
by Lawrence C.

Ate lunch here a couple weeks back with some friends. I was not expecting much, since it doesn't look too impressive from the street. Even though the place was small it seemed cozy and the friendly employees were accommodating (they let us sit where ever we wanted).

I ordered the spaghetti with clams and was a big fan of that. Their main dishes looked and sounded delicious but just seemed too...more

5.0 out of 5 25 October 2013
by Stephen K.

A little tucked away, but next to Daddy Donkey Mexican. The service was exceptional, the food superb and the wine selection very good. The clams in spaghetti, chilies and cherry tomatoes is awesome. The appetizers we had were the Prawns and the chicken livers ......... damn !!! I had the Lamb in a cranberry sauce ....... with mashed potatoes ........ roll me out Johnny !!! You have to try this...more

4.0 out of 5 27 April 2013
by Steve P.

My wife and I have another reservation tonight. I am not sure why my review is under the filtered section, but i recommend the restaurant and stand by my original posting. Cheersmore

2.0 out of 5 11 January 2012
by Rashed I.

This small Italian eatery came recommended by a friends flatmate, and first impressions were good. A warm cozy interior, a friendly owner who walked us through the days specials. But this is where it stopped...

We initially chose a table near the back of the restaurant, but the owner then suggested we move closer to the window (a clever marketing trick). We obliged, and the waitress took our...more

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