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19-21 Elystan StreetLondonSW3 3NT
My wife, myself and our 8-year-old daughter relocated from the United States and moved across the street. We had eaten dinner elsewhere and went over for desert. The owner/manager would not seat us UNLESS we ordered dinner. He was quite arrogant and defiant with his tone. In fact, his behavior scared our 8-year-old girl. His attitude was unacceptable. In fact, he should be ashamed of himself....more
We rented a house nearby while visiting London in June 2015. While on a walk I reviewed the menu and decided to bring the family for dinner.
We had a wonderful visit. Great bread basket, which we refilled three times. Great olive oil for the bread.
We, as Americans with some jet lag, ended up eating an early dinner around 6 pm. We talked extensively with the owner, who was about to take...more
Currently in a temporary location next to Myhotel Chelsea. I ventured in late in the evening whilst a guest in the hotel next door. The decor was somewhat bland however the service was wonderful. Except to read an Italian menu & be served by Italians. I had the vongole - I've had better and the tiramisu. It seems to be visited by a loyal regular crowd however overall I was underwhelmed -...more
I like pelicans and I like Italian food, so this should have been a winner of a restaurant. But the problem was -- no atmosphere! Don't you hate that? Atmosphere will win me over every time, but I found none of it here.
My meal here last night was a last resort. Nothing else seemed to be open on a Sunday for dinner, and all the good places were fully booked.
The food, however, was pretty...more
Lovely Italian restaurant near the Kings Road; on the expensive side but this is Chelsea. The food is tasty, quite classic, and the wine list very adequate. Not my favourite Italian but definitely a good position on the B list.
Nearly got 4 stars rather than 3 because the service was very pleasant.more