Located on Notting Hill Gate, the delicatessen and restaurant not only offers the family’s signature range of own label groceries, which features 22 types of antipasti; 8 different wheatgerm pastas; 18 olive oils and 10 jams & honeys, but also store cupboard essentials and a range of fresh food.
The delicatessen has over 30 types of regional Italian cheese, as well as artisan charcuterie and a range of ready prepared foods from the restaurant kitchens to take home and serve.
Our restaurant serves hearty peasant style fare using recipes that have been passed through our family in the village of St Elia for generations.
£25 and under
Having been introduced to Valentina at a Yelp Elite event a few months ago, I popped in here at the weekend when I happened to be in Notting Hill Gate again
This Italian deli is packed tight with grocery items on shelves round the outside of the store and hanging from the ceiling. In the centre section are the counters filled with deli items - cooked food and sauces to take away, a cheese and...more
Today, I went back to Valentina in search of Fernet. Yup, they had it in stock, but it was the 1.75L bottle at £30 and I couldn't muster up the enthusiasm to buy it. I did, however, purchase a lovely bottle of Punt e mes and a bottle of red (the one that had been poured at the Valentina Yelp event) for my trouble.
As I waited in line to pay for my booty, I noticed that the man in front of...more
A great concept of an Italian deli and grocery with restaurant area at the back. Very well run and organised with tempting displays of Italian goodies.
Comfortable restaurant area with Vespa scooters on the wall and interesting decor. I enjoyed a very interesting Capella Romana which turned out to be a meat and pasta lovers delight. Tagliatelle and meatballs with bolognese sauce wrapped in...more
From stepping in to Valentina, you are immediately greeted by colour, choice, smells and pretty things. You want to buy, you want to experience and the staff will make time to explain anything and everything about their produce.
I was lucky enough to be invited here for a yelp event. Thank you, thank you!
I experienced Valentina, as a customer in their deli and in their restaurant....more
On Thursday I was kindly invited to Valentina's and I was very happy to accept. Italian food and goodies, can't go wrong! On arrival we were given a glass of Prosecco (Ca' Bolani) it was crisp, dry and refreshing. I later had a glass of white wine (Normanno Insolia) where as normally I would instantly go for the red. I was pleasantly surprised and had another glass. I then sampled the red wine...more