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3-5 Montpelier ValeBlackheathLondonSE3 0TA
Really solid little restaurant.
Walked into this place in a tshirt, jeans and converse. Immediately realised I was under dressed. Cue the remorse! Fortunately they're super chilled in here and I didn't feel out of place one bit (though I will wear a shirt next time. You know, to be fancy.)
To start we had the mixed meze, it was awesome. I've read elsewhere it's small... SMALL!? It's ace....more
We wanted to book this restaurant a year ago but never got a chance to go there since then... I went there today with very high expectations but have to say that I was a bit disappointed.
The food was good, though not exceptional. We waited about 15mn after being installed on our table to get the menus, and I had to call someone to get some attention. The two ladies that took care of us were...more
Used to go to Bella Vista Italian quite frequently when it was there. Felt like a family run business (not sure if it was) and the food/service was always excellent.
As Aqua had now taken over the venue, thought I should give it a try and had high hopes considering it's predecessor. I'd say the food was good (not wonderful) but good. The service wasn't so good; just think our waiter wasn't...more
Aqua has recently replaced Bella Vista Italian in Blackheath, so we decided to give it a try one Sunday evening.
The restaurant has been totally renovated, making it have a completely different feel to its predecessor. They've kept to the Italian theme, but added Greek and Turkish food resulting in a "Mediterranean" menu.
The service was a little slow, although the restaurant was quiet. We...more