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Il Girasole

) #1,470 of 18,196 Restaurants in London ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
189 Garratt Lane | Wandsworth, London SW18 4DR, England
+44 20 8870 0931
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
“rabbit ragu” (3 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
189 Garratt Lane | Wandsworth, London SW18 4DR, England
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just taken my three kids with another friend and her two and we've had the best dinner! Pizza and ice cream for the kids and grilled prawns and salad for us. Totally delicious and obviously family run as the service is so good! If you're...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great pasta - much better than anything we had in Italy a few weeks ago. Service can be a bit slow but it gets so busy it is to be expected.

Thank Davey197
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a meal at this restaurant on a Friday evening. It was packed and nice busy atmosphere. It is run by the owner who takes your orders and serves the food himself. The dishes were really beautifully presented and very good-sized portions! We...More

Thank Giuseppe P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being over a year since we last visited we couldn't believe how good the food was and wondered why we had left it so long.As usual the staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Andy N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pasta perfect aubergine bake to die for. Also bruschetta wonderful. Service was friendly attentive but intrusive. I was particularly impressed that although it was late on a very warm Sunday evening the full menu was available. I can't recommend highly enough if you appreciate real...More

Thank davidmcelroy37
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Exceptional regional Italian food, warm welcome, good wines and lovely family who own it. Their attention to genuine Italian ingredients and received makes all the difference plus their pizzas are wonderful.

Thank sharonbierer
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Tortellini alla Norcina ... We shared this as a starter. The combination of flavours was brill! Umbrian sausage etal with a black truffle sauce and you can taste the home made pasta. Mama Mia (sorry, got carried away). Will be back again.

Thank LindsayinSurrey
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited on a Sunday evening and there was a nice buzz in the restaurant. We didn't particularly choose the best table that was located at the top of the stairs from the kitchen and opposite the pizza oven but it added interest I suppose....More

1  Thank Bob1949
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Proper Italian food, cooked as it should be, amazing Aubergine Parmigiana and stellar Pizza Umbra, with mozzarella, smoked mozzarella, truffle sauce and Porchetta (roasted pork Centre of Italy style). I had the vegetarian version my partner the meat-arian version and both of us where delighted....More

1  Thank eleonora a
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It's always so good here. Never too expensive and quality food is always served. The stuff are so friendly and happy to advise. The pasta is cooked to perfection.

1  Thank Olivia S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 09:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Garratt Lane | Wandsworth, London SW18 4DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8870 0931
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