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Il Padrino

#15,862 of 18,154 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$Italian
6-7 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AT, England
+44 20 7839 5258
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  • Average11%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible54%
2 weeks ago
“Ordinary food”
16 Jun 2017
“Worst meal during my whole London trip”
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$$ - $$$
6-7 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just happened on this place wandering, looking for a meal. It looked OK from outside, & had plenty of people eating there. The atmosphere was not good, as the front was opened as the weather was warm, but the smoke from the smokers outside soon...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Looks good from the outside,avoid like the plague,my daughter and I both ordered mushroom risotto ,never tasted anything so vile in my life,sent it back ,when we settled up for the wine they tried to charge service for unscrewing it,wine should have been free as...More

Thank chloelmd
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

On our way the the theatre we thought ‘oh well it looks alright’ The service was OK the food OK but what is a shock is the state of the toilets, which happen to be directly opposite an open entrance door into the kitchen, whilst...More

Thank Zsaraman
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Yes, probably my fault for not checking TripAdvisor first, but this place is absolutely rubbish in every way - service is slow, incompetent and rude, food is inedible, etc. Sad that places like this who clearly survive on tourist footfall for customers and just don't...More

Thank epchung
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Only kind member of staff was the person who invited us into the restaurant. Food is average, made things a bit better by providing a wood oven cooked pizza.

Thank Ricardo S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Oh I wish I had read the reviews before going here! After a long day out and about, we were looking for a decent Italian place; this one looked nice. There was a lovely patio table with heaters (it was a bit cool) and it...More

Thank RexT
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Stop here after day of sightseeing, calzone was bland not much filling. Portions were ample but would think twice about coming again. Overpriced for what it was.

Thank bonzo69
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped for some lunch here and was awful from the start. The waiter was very rude and rushed us in and pushed us to order. I have never encountered such a rude waiter. The food took over 45 mins so we at least thought it...More

1  Thank Kerry567
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is literally the worst restaurant I've ever been to! My partner and I came here after a long day of sightseeing & just walked into the first restaurant we saw. As soon as we were seated, the waiter approached us & asked us to...More

1  Thank Stacysim
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The service and the food were horrible. Go somewhere else. We didnt chceck trip advisor before the visit and it was big mistale. You can find much better food around in the same price.

1  Thank Mic P
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Average prices
USD 9 - USD 60
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-7 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7839 5258
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