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La Gourmandina

#1,619 of 18,151 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$, Italian, European
57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
+44 20 3746 5298
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Wine Bar, Italian, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

went here for a quick business snack before our appointment in John Street.Service was excellent and everything came quickly and was very good. I only had a meat and cheese selection but it was very good and my client enjoyed the soup and a salad.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's Italian, no, it's french, no it's Italian. No matter. It's great!!. You enter the place and don't be misled by the scanty food display, or the almost bare furnishings. Prepare yourself for a feast. These guys can make culinary wonders from both sides of...More

Thank Oscar M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This place is amazing I am lucky to have been twice in two weeks. Both times in the atmospheric back room for a business dinner, although everyone enjoyed the excellent food on both events, I must admit I liked the sharing option on the second...More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby at Goodenough College and found this place on Trip Advisor for Dinner after a long day at Lords. Highlights were the two bottles of excellent wines accompanying dinner and my wife's duck with blackberry sauce. Greeting on arrival and staff very...More

Thank Mishkadog2
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were delighted to stumble upon this charming little Enoteca (wine bar) on a Friday evening. It was quiet and there was space to sit on high stools at a small table overlooking the charming, pedestrianised Lamb's Conduit St. The wine was great, and fairly...More

Thank BecomingMe
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had a great meal here a few days ago when visiting London. As the weather was so wonderful we were able to sit outside so I can't comment on the decor as I never saw it! However, it was really good to sit and...More

1  Thank chrissie21Yorkshire
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great Italian appetizer and alright pesto pasta and coffee. The atmosphere and staffs are really nice. Overall, a decent place for lunch. The price is also acceptable.

Thank Pradthana J
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I am very familiar with French and Italian cuisines and can state, without equivocation, that Marie (owner and directeur) is a rare breed, deftly combining business acumen and a refined palate with genuine human kindness. The restaurant could just as easily be located in Rue...More

1  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Although the rear dining space is a little utilitarian the quality of the food and friendly and knowledgeable service make this an excellent place to visit for dinner. The shared starter platter was very good- tasty and filling, and the lamb main dish was beautifully...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Always consistent. Good study spot but not during busy meal times. Good coffee and pastries. A neighbourhood favourite

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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20 - USD 46
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3746 5298
  • E-mail
La gourmandina is an Italian and French Restaurant, owned and managed by a Franco-Italian couple, who like to define themselves as "French and Italian Enogastronomic Ambassadors". They bring together the best of both worlds by making London discover traditional regional French and Italian dishes that can't be easily found elsewhere. The menu changes regularly with the seasons to offer only the freshest ingredients at the right time. Everything is prepared with the highest quality ingredients to put Products under the spotlight and let their best natural flavors speak. Selection of natural, bio-dynamic and high quality wines.
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