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2-6 Thackeray StreetKensingtonLondonW8 5ET
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
Eh, decent food in an authentic Italian style, but for the high price, prime location and uninspiring atmosphere I would go elsewhere in the area. Not a bad option for a last minute, booking free place if you want to eat good food, and are happy to pay up to sit in a basement with movie posters.more
I chose this restaurant for a ceremonious "meet the parents" dinner with my boyfriend. The food is undoubtedly amazing, but rather pricey. The wine was OK, but nothing special. I would normally give a restaurant 4-5 stars for such amazing food, but the service and atmosphere were lacking.
The decor is more nightclub than chic Italian restaurant and it was very difficult to hear since the...more
A really nice neighborhood find, this place. Despite the stiff competition for great food in the vicinity (Launceston Place and Min Jian, among others), Locanda Ottoemezzo holds its own. Food is simple and nothing on the menu will blow your mind, but the restaurant is noteworthy for sourcing exceptionally fresh, high-quality ingredients and then not screwing them up.
My last meal there, a...more