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23 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6ND, England
+44 20 7930 3279
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (57 reviews)
“gamberoni” (6 reviews)
“prosciutto” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
23 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6ND, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited L'Ulivo prior to watching a play at the Playhouse Theatre (just around the corner). Nice ambiance and no delay in getting a table. Menu was typical Italian with some English dishes as well. The food was very tasty with sufficient portion sizes whilst staff...More

Thank TheNorBanker
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the weekend with our son and his partner and on the Saturday early evening decided to stop and try l'ulivo before watching a show. We hadn't booked but they seated the 6 in our party, the restaurant had a wonderful atmosphere and the...More

Thank Fintimbo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to have a business lunch. Good menu selection and wine list. Food was tasty and simple. We were happy with our food and service.

Thank Rambo380
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced and particularily one waitress acted like she was married to the oener, or was it. Also, we got the wrong order.

Thank Per D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner with the family as we explored London for a day. Service was quick and friendly. Food was excellent and prepared at the perfect pace. Just a quick walk from the Embankment Tube stop, you should make it a point to check...More

Thank JSitko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant. Friendly staff and excellent pasta with v generous portions. Will definitely be revisiting! Thank you L'ulivos :)

Thank polly092
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant with warm atmosphere. We went for a family dinner and enjoyed it! The service was very friendly and the food was very good. We had Pizza and 2 types of Pasta and also few starters.

Thank Tzacki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very cozy and relaxing place to eat. With the kitchen in sight, very clean.. the glasses were literally sparkling.Great food and reasonable prices.

Thank George H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a meal after going to a Carol concert. Had prawns for a starter which came complete with shells in a lot of nice sauce but no finger bowl or wet wipe to be seen. My husband ordered antipasti which was a mountain of...More

1  Thank littlecarole53
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food and at a good value price. Regularly visit and has never let me down......always good food.

Thank Tonydes
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7930 3279
They also have a restaurant in Irving Street and Baker Street, but this is the Villiers Street one I wish to review.
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