All the food at Ottolenghi is made in their kitchens, right below the shops. The Ottolenghi philosophy requires that everything is hand crafted with extreme care and attention, from basic raw ingredients. The croissants, for example, are made in the traditional French way over three days, using French flour and butter. The vegetables are delivered early in the morning from the market to be freshly prepared for the day. This branch has a dining area where you can enjoy their fantastic food.

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Typical meal price: From £26.00 (USD37.99) per diner

£26 to £40

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Venue Details & Map


287 Upper St
N1 2TZ
Public transport:
Essex Road, National Railway
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 189 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Ottolenghi

4.0 out of 5 21 May 2016
by James L.

We ordered from this restaurant as takeout as had heard it was very good and reasonably priced from friends. The food was delivered quickly and was very warm on delivery. The food was great at a good price, not too overpoweringly spicy but just the right depth.more

5.0 out of 5 11 May 2016
by Tanya H.

This restaurant is so fantastic. We booked a table so we got a table for 2, though you sometimes get sat at the big communal table. It's fine but I prefer the privacy of the individual tables as you are quite close to other people on the communal one!

The food is so creative and interesting (and fairly healthy). Definitely get the ricotta stuffed courgette flowers. I LOVE these. The rest of...more

5.0 out of 5 30 March 2016
by Alice C.

Definitely pricey but yummy! Fresh salads and dishes. Minimal hot entrees (we got the fish) but really tasty!!

Amazing service and very kid friendly!more

5.0 out of 5 13 March 2016
by Deena B.

One of my favourite places ever. Ottolenghi has fresh, healthy food and it's super creative to boot. It's good service even if you have to wait to be seated, and you likely will. Ottolenghi is no secret around upper street. I only wish I still lived in London so I could go more often. It's a go to spot every time I visit.

I've been for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and I've enjoyed everything...more

4.0 out of 5 11 February 2016
by Kirsty H.

I came here for a spot of quick lunch with a friend on a Wednesday. The window displays were amazing, with an array of oversized sugary goodies and chocolates.

The place was rammed and I was worried we wouldn't get a seat.

I only had to wait for about 5 minutes to be seated. The restaurant had a large table in the middle with smaller tables round the edges. We got placed at the large table...more

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