Carluccio's offer a fine selection of regional Italian foods including ready made dishes and fresh bread as well as fresh wild mushrooms and truffles. There is a delicatessen and food shop on the premises.
The Smithfield Carluccios never fails to make me happy. The food is always excellent and served relatively quickly, and the service is fantastic. I've had the same waiter the last few times I've been in and he's always friendly, quick, and recommends good wines and side dishes without being pushy. His pairings have not let me down yet, and I always leave with a full belly and a smile on my...more
Not too bad. I tried the prosciutto appetizer and spaghetti carbonaro(sp?). I loved the smoked bacon on the spaghetti, the sauce was a little thin but was good. Looking forward to trying something different tomorrow.more
This was recommended in a travel book for families visiting London...
Without a doubt, this was my best dining experience in England in 2010. The wine, pasta, and ambience were terrific. The service was strong, and my two daughters (11 and 12 years of age) were pleased with the food choices.
Located close to a tube station and across from the site where William Wallace was drawn and...more
Starving on Sunday and it's past 6 pm? This is pretty much your only option because everything in the area closes super early. But it's a really good choice, the atmosphere is very relaxing, the food is good and the wine is nice.
The service, however, leaves a bit to be desired. It seems everytime we go there, the waiters run around freaked out for having ten tables between three of...more
Nice place that's hard to criticize. Still, there's something about it that doesn't quite live up to the hype. For one thing, it's pretty expensive. I suppose you're paying for a high standard of quality but still, there are plenty of other yummy options nearby (The Eagle, Comptoir Gascon, Club Gascon, Kipfurl, Fox & Anchor etc, etc, etc). So, Carluccio's ain't nothing too precious....more