Babbo Restaurant


Tradition, family, perfection and warmth are just a few ingredients that make our Italian restaurant special. In the heart of Mayfair, Babbo offers our diners a truly new experience in eating out. Whilst offering the highest fine dining service, you will enjoy the most exquisite traditional Italian food, with authentic homemade dishes only found in the heart of Italy. Chef Douglas Santi began his career at 13 years old as a cook learning from Laurent Saudeau, Paul Bocuse and Alain Ducasse, who he worked with for 5 years. He believes successful restaurants need dedication, time and only the very best ingredients.


Average main course: £19.00 (USD23.92) per diner
Average food spend: £45.00 (USD56.65) per diner

Venue Details & Map

Babbo Restaurant

39 Albemarle Street
+44 (0)20 3205 1099

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 8 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Babbo Restaurant

4.0 out of 5 8 August 2015
by Ritawa R.

Good food and service.

Highly recommend the burrata cheese.

It's a formal restaurant, so get a bit dress up if you're going there.

Nice for a romantic dinner (just a little noisy though).more

5.0 out of 5 10 November 2014
by Andrea B.

White truffles. Not sure I need to say more....but I will. Wonderful cozy, upscale atmosphere with attentive staff to anticipate our every need. The starters were very tasty and beautifully presented. The beef carpaccio was my first, but won't be my last. Wonderful London dining experience. Fantastic, all-around dining experience.more

5.0 out of 5 1 August 2014
by Sam O.

My to go restaurant when i have no idea where to go have dinner and want to be satisfied. The chef is awesome and use fresh seasonal products. So you might get a different menu depending if it is winter or summer. The burrata is neat and creamy, the pasta are homemade and leave some room for the freshly made ice cream (the strawberry one is amazing)

Staff is discreet and warm.

A great place...more

2.0 out of 5 29 July 2013
by Ally W.

I chose this restaurant because it got decent reviews and is close to an event I was going. However, my experience was quite underwhelming. It is standard Italian. Since we were in a hurry, so I orded a pasta and it was just OK, but the portion was small and the price quite high for what it is. I understand it is in Mayfair, but still.... The service was not that impressive either. I am...more

4.0 out of 5 3 July 2013
by Alex B.

Excellent food with interesting combinations and range. Although I must add that the portions are not very large.

Service was ok. The staff were nice but you did have to do a bit of airport style waving to get their attention when the place got busy. I would give them credit also for being patient (we basically shut the place down and left about midnight).

Decor was fine and in line with...more

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