LARDO is a casual pizzeria and charcuterie bar, focusing on locally sourced, simply prepared food. We change our menu frequently, offering a range of house cured meats, antipasti, handmade pastas and wood fired pizza.
£26 to £40
It gets better. I've been back to Lardo a couple of times recently (it's on my walk home from my favourite cinema so it's kinda hard not to drop in when hungry).
First tip, if you've just watched a movie finishing around 8/9. Get out of that cinema quick as there will be plenty of other people who have the same idea as you. Even if you haven't booked, as long as you beat that post movie rush,...more
Very good contemporary Italian. The menu changes so I will address categories rather than specifics. We had a couple of appetizers that were greens/salad oriented and both were excellent (interesting flavor, texture, and satisfying). We also shared a couple of pizzas. The pizzas were very good, they are thin-crusted (could have been a bit more crisp) with good chew and the topping flavors...more
We were really looking forward to eating at Lardo ever since it opened in E8 and we were not disappointed. The centre piece disco wood oven is a work of art and the whole vibe is perfect for relaxed, sociable small plate eating.
We ate burrata (amazing), arancini, broad beans with mint and pecorino and the show stopping salami with fennel pollen. All delicious. We followed up by sharing a...more
Great food, shame about the service.
I was really excited to eat at Lardo, it's hip, it's Hackney - it supposedly has delicious pizzas. They started off really well, even holding our table when we were 15 minutes late.
You can actually order a ball of burrata. A ball of the most delicous cheese in the whole world! Accompanied by salty tasty foccacia. The only question I had was why was I...more
Looks really nice inside and out but service and food lacking polish.
All drinks, meals and starters were on the small side and not well presented which was a shame because the food is actually good.
Food is expensive at around £10 per pizza and I assume service is included on the bill because you wouldn't leave a tip otherwise.more