Located on Charing Cross Road, and named in honour of how pizza is eaten in New York City - no forks or knives required - NY Fold offers award-winning pizza (together with hand-made foccacia sandwiches, fresh pastas, salads, desserts and American beers) served with passion and personality in a relaxed, New York-style environment.
Venue Details & Map
103 Charing Cross RoadLondonWC2H 0DT
- +44 (0)20 7287 6633
Friendly Warning!!! The food is great BUT No one is nice at this place. They have the worse service and the rudest servers. I'm no longer gonna explain ALL THE RUDE gestures and worse service we've got its all enough to NEVER EVER go to this place again. The music was on point though.more
This is the first place I've discovered in the U.K. that does New York pizza this close to right. Something subtle is just not right, but I can't quite describe it.
But let's not dwell on that, I was excited to find this place! I did not have a plain cheese slice like in NY, I was actually drawn in by the display specialty slices.... one grandma's Pie and a meaty slice later, I was...more
Having lived in NYC: this is not _really_ 'New York style' pizza.
But it's also...better than I anticipated.
So...win? (YES OF COURSE 'WIN'; THIS IS A REVIEW ABOUT *PIZZA*).
The principal way in which this is reminiscent of New York style pizza is: it's sold by the slice (whole pies available, but by-the-slice is their main schtick), and the pizzas are displayed up front, right when you...more
Okay, it's not really NY pizza, it's thicker than that and you'd have a little trouble folding it.
But, the pizza itself isn't tasteless or cardboard like other people have said. You've got the option of either getting a slice reheated in the oven, or ordering a fresh new pie. Having come out of a Salsa! (that's what it's called) at 11pm, I just needed some food, and this was opposite.
I thought I'd add to the mediocre reviews of this place as I had much the same experience, it does have some things going for it like a slightly lively decor and atmosphere and friendly service when I was there. They also have a few craft beers on which is good.
The main let down has to be the pizza itself though, which is surely the main thing about a pizza place! If this is really true to...more