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.
Venue Details & Map
1-7 Old Brompton RoadSouth KensingtonLondonSW7 3HZ
- +44 (0)20 7581 8101
- Public transport:
- South Kensington, Underground
We ate on a busy sat lunchtime . Table of 5. Great service, tasty pasta and seafood dishes. Great buzz. Liked that 100% of the top went to the staff. High recommended for a quick but good Italian meal.more
Unbeknownst to us, as tourists, we had not known that Carluccio's was a chain restaurant :( But the cute interior and tempting menu seemed very inviting so we stayed.
I started my dinner with the Arancini di Riso. Two crispy fried rice balls one flavored with a basil pesto and one with a meat ragu filling, served with a side of red pepper dipping sauce. The basil was my favorite of the two,...more
This place makes tasty pasta, and is pretty affordable. If you're looking for a casual dinner or leisurely lunch, this is a good place to go. This is maybe not a super-gastronomic restaurant but the good is good and solid. It's one of many restaurants in this chain.
I can't deny it... my favorite part about the restaurant is:
Gluten-free notes: They have a gluten-free menu! Just ask. They...more
Carluccios is a chain of restaurants bearing the name of one of the London godfathers of Italian cooking - Antonio Carluccio. You can buy several of his books at the store.
This is actually 3 shops in one. There's a restaurant serving rustic Italian dishes. The draw is that the ingredients are all top notch but it's not fine dining.
There's also a nice tea shop with an array of cakes to...more
If there is one Spaghetti Vongole I can choose from it must be Carluccios! Being not a fan of chains, I have to admit, Carluccios is the place I visit over and over again. There is a good thing about chains; you can get all over London the same recipe of Spaghetti Vongole. If you are a cautious seafood eater, this is the place to start trying mussels. They are always fresh!
No surprise that...more