Buona Sera is a chain of restaurants that offer simple yet traditional Italian fare in a vibrant, lively atmosphere. They can cater for private parties of up to 60 people.
22-26 Northcote Road, Clapham, London, SW11 1NX
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+44 (0)20 7228 9925
What? People don't like it here? What is going on in the world?
Let me begin by saying that I am not a huge fan of Italian food, but on occasion, I have been know to venture out of my comfort zone.
I have eaten at Buona Sera a handful of times, and each time I have eaten the same dish. Linguine allo scoglio aka a delicious seafood pasta, with a little chili running though it - a wonderful...more
2 and a half stars. Buona Sera isn't entirely worthy of 3 stars but just 2 would've been a bit harsh based on my own experience.
Buona Sera is quite pleasant, a nice place to sit and eat providing one is happy in a lively atmosphere as the evenings are busy and loud. Fine if one fancies some Italian food but not the best choice if one wants good Italian food. And therein lies the problem for...more
Como se diche "shitty" en Italiano? This place gets 1 star for having an Italian-only speaking bartender to amp up the authencity of the place, and a server who was rather good at her job. Beyond that, a prepared margarita pizza from Sainsbury's would surpass the shlock that was served up as Italian fare. Fried calamri and zucchini sticks were dry and served w/o sauce, the recommended pizza...more
Tasty, fast Italian. It's a bit loud and crowded (this seems to be a trend in Clapham), but certainly not to the point that I couldn't handle it. We had a delicious gnocchi and a pasta dish with Gorgonzola and mushrooms which was FAB. They also have a nice wine list and some good Italian beers to choose from.
I'd recommend Buona Sera, but not for a quiet, romantic meal out. It's definitely...more
I came here fro a nice dinner, good conversation and a relaxing evening. Unfortunately I got only one of the three.
The menu is very Italian and very good serving pizza, pasta and seafood. The food we ordered was delicious with plenty of it.
Not quite so pleasing was the restaurant itself. It looked attractive enough but despite being a fair size, was very busy and cramped.
Worst of all...more