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La Forchetta

73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
+44 20 7226 6879
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a lovely atmosphere! Great good and very kind staff. My Mother in law and I went to La Forchetta for lunch and the food was amazing! I have never eaten a full pizza in my life and demolished this one because it was good!...More

Thank Ettiewex
Reviewed 1 week ago

My italian boyfriend and I visited this restaurant for dinner. Service was friendly and fast, unfortunately food was very poor quality and bland..My mussels were served with only a teaspoon of sauce and they were off, smelling horribly. Main course wasn't any better .. We...More

Thank Ilona R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son arranged for my husband and I to have dinner at La Forchetta for my birthday. We were greeted by Tony and shown to a lovely quiet table but were still able to enjoy the atmosphere of this busy restaurant. As it was my...More

2  Thank CornwallFlossie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch whilst having a break from the fabric fare. The food was amazing and the biggest portions for a very reasonable price! Would definitely visit again!

1  Thank Evangeline C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 friends out for dinner after some drinks nearby, great food and drinks on offer would return again!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were two of us and we sat outside. Fairly busy on a Tuesday evening. Food delightful, staff very friendly and lots of dietary options. I opted for risotto, which came lovely and hot. We will be returning!

1  Thank Emma T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an extremely good dinner at La Forchetta - service was brilliant all evening & the food and drink was so delicious! Will definitely be coming back and recommending to friends and family.

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious. Portion sizes were good for the price. Quick friendly service. Would definitely recommend

Thank Nina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous traditional setting, attentive staff, absolutely delicious food. Will be returning very soon.

Thank Sunseaandnat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent affordable food and drinks. Friendly staff and excellent customer service. I will definitely be back

Thank dee123dee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 33
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7226 6879
  • E-mail
Based on the heart of Angel, London’s vibrant Upper Street easy reached by both retail and business communities La Forchetta is a must for people who seek uncompromised quality, service and value for money in the heart of the City. La Forchetta is built on the principles of creating excellent quality authentic Italian cuisine and providing a high level of efficient and friendly service. Our unique service has established our place in this industry. This allows us to make a distinctive and substantial impact on our customers.La Forchetta is a place to see and to be seen in.With an emphasis on great service in relaxed, stylish surroundings an extensive menu using the finest locally selected ingredients. We are the ideal venue for both business and pleasure dining on the heart of Angel, whether you only have time for a quick bite, or prefer to settle in with friends for the evening.La Forchetta has become a well established favourite among lovers of fine wineand good food and is able to meet a wide range of dining requirements from anintimate dinner for two, large family or social gatherings, business lunches and dinners.La Forchetta will offer you a warm welcome, a really great choice of wines and some excellent food.Offering a small piece of Italy to the people of London for special occasions, whetherit’s a romantic meal for two, a family get together or a social gathering.
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