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
Excellent wait staff. Good food. Close quarters. Don't take Amex. Love the wine glass mini tumblers.more
Food is so tasty and good. The food more than warrants the price b/c the ingredients taste fresh, can taste the quality, and portions are plenty. I'd say the price isn't even so bad in comparison to other restaurants that serve fire oven pizza. The porchetta on the Porchetta, Peppers, Provolone pizza was so meaty, juicy, and tasty. The crab in the Spaghettini, Crab, Chilli pasta was actual...more
I stumbled across this place with a friend on my birthday, and it was simply fantastic.
Great fresh food, we sat at the bar and watched the chef make it, and very very friendly staff, almost like I've never seen in London before.
Try the broad bean salad and ball of brutta (?) cheese.
I feel as though I have some great things to say about Lardo (decor, design, pizza) and some less great things to say about Lardo (weird service, long wait).
But good pizza makes me forgiving, so I would absolutely give it several more chances to get it right.
The tough-to-pinpoint "vibe" of a place counts a lot for me, and Lardo has industrial-charm in spades. One big pizza oven, and...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