Venue Details & Map
2-6 Thackeray StreetKensingtonLondonW8 5ET
The food and service are good, but we had a very unpleasant experience because we ordered a set menu and the waiter told us we could substitute starters from the a la carte menu, but then we got a huge bill, and were told by the manager that "you can substitute, but of course the price will be much higher". That is just BS.more
Welcome - 5/5 - Walked in and seated straight away. We were instantly offered drinks and water as soon as we got to our table.
Atmosphere - 3/5 - We came in the evening and strangely we were the only people there all evening. It has more of a Café vibe than a restaurant and therefore I assume it's probably busier in the day.
Cleanliness/Decor - 4/5 - The place seemed really clean. As above...more
Spending our first night in Kensington I asked my friend what she faniced for dinner..Italian she said... so after reading positive reviews it was decided.
Walking in the red room, everything oozed of romance and rock and roll.. Every wall was painted red, with the odd minature guitar and LP stuck to the wall.
Through a wooden booth on the right, we spotted the receptionist who led us alway...more
Locanda was absolutely amazing. The owner and staff was incredibly kind and attentive. It's teeny tiny, I think the whole place only sits 15 people!! Perfect place to have a really special dinner with friends or family.more
The food here was excellent - or, at least, what I ate. I had the seared tuna with french green bean salad and it was cooked perfectly, seasoned to perfection, etc, etc. I honestly cannot think of a bad thing to say about the dish. The rest of my party all had the pasta of the day, which everyone said was divine.
The only negatives were that the initial table we were given (the table...more