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Osteria Antica Bologna

23 Northcote Road, London SW11 1NG, England
+44 20 7978 4771
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (24 reviews)
“fritto misto” (6 reviews)
“wild boar” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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23 Northcote Road, London SW11 1NG, England
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We love this local restaurant but recently a new waiter spoiled the evening, treating us like children..."How are you, good? But your evening is about to get a whole lot better...", "Are you ready to Rock and Roll? " (ie order). He also recommended a...More

1  Thank Tootingbec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time I had visited the restaurant and had suggested this to friends! From the moment we arrived, the service was attentive and friendly. Our waiter was a warm and well humoured chap, which added to the ambience of the restaurant. All...More

Thank travel_loves_73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we didn't get off to a good start with Osteria Antica Bologna. Having selected a wine that we all agreed on, the waiter (completely unsolicited) said to me "We can do better than that" and tried to upsell me on the most expensive white...More

1  Thank Justin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The manager Agostino really make the dinner magical. From the moment we walked in; the reception was warm and welcoming. His recommendation was spot on from the starters to the desserts. Thanks again to the whole team.

Thank Roy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I come here with family and friends because I live nearby. I'm still convinced it has some of the best Italian recipes in the city. My dad has an allergy to onions and the chef always comes out to discuss the menu in deep detail...More

Thank Jash_London
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I went here for dinner on Tuesday night last minute. We were welcomed by the staff who are really friendly and knowledgable. For starters, I got the calarmari that came with deep fried courgette and anchovies which was tasty with bruschetta . For mains, I...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is probably my favourite Italian restaurant above all others in London. Simple, authentic and reliably good. It's been in Northcote Road for many years. These days the chairs are less rickety and the decor more modern, but I am sure it is still family-run...More

Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We came here for a birthday meal and were not disappointed. Friendly service, and absolutely delicious food at a good price. We shared starters - the fritto misto was fantastic, also loved the carpaccio of veal. The mains were all excellent (I made sure I...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Came here yesterday for a small family reunion. The service was excellent and most of the dishes were very tasty but quite small. My delicious seafood pasta had only one prawn, a couple of clams and mussels plus a small handful of pasta which did...More

Thank wanderlu247
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

What can I say. Everytime we come to Antica Bologna it's a blast! Amazing food and Chef Marzio never miss the occasional to provide us a great meal. Also staff is very attentive and spot on. Really love this place and can't stop to come...More

Thank Spiffy1983
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Northcote Road, London SW11 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clapham / Battersea 
  • Neighbourhood: Clapham / Battersea 
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7978 4771
  • E-mail
Fresh Italian food served in a relaxed and cozy atmosphere. Lots of daily special and an amazing-for-value set lunch available Monday to Friday! Great wine-list covering from the classic Barolo to the rarer Pecorino wine from Marches.
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