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La Porchetta Pollo Bar

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20 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TW, England
+44 20 7494 9368
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“pizza” (174 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
20 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TW, England
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

A central London restaurant with a café ambience, very helpful and pleasant staff, reasonable prices (for central London) and close to all the major theatres.

Thank Bester J
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have been regular visitors tot his restaurant since 1987 when we were students in London. The food is delicious, the atmosphere warm and welcoming and the service is great. The cost is very affordable for a central London restaurant. I would like to keep...More

Thank drag0n1234
Reviewed 21 August 2016

i'm italian and i definetly know how a good pizza taste like. they put the whole egg on top of pizza, in mine the egg was not even cooked.horrible taste! i think they pay less one romanian person that one professional italian pizza maker. Very...More

1  Thank ficheradaniela
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Four of us visited this venue following a day out. We were seated downstairs and the music was so loud we could not communicate with each. We asked if the music could be turned down but were told no by a teenage girl who purported...More

Thank pauliwasyszyn
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Just minutes from the Palace Theatre, we stopped in for dinner in-between the two parted Harry Potter shows. I find the majority of West End restaurants to be overpriced - not this one. The pizza is very good as are the pastas dishes. My daughter...More

Thank Roy L
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

There is no doubt your mood can colour your opinion of a place and unfortunately i did not arrive here in fine fettle. My son was working his ticket and i was pretty fed up. We had an hour to spare before we needed to...More

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I was here last Friday for a pre-theatre meal. We chose this place as it was very close to the theatre we were going to (palace theatre). The food was fantastic and was very generous. We shared a tricolore salad and stuffed mushrooms to start...More

Thank London_PR28
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

After a nice, simple tasty Italian dish? Go to this place, it doesn't look like much but the pizzas are very tasty, made with nice products and the staff is always super. Special mention to the amazing pizzaiolo who is funny and really skilled. He...More

Thank Manu_GV
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I've been coming to this place for over 30 years, ever since I came to London. Way back in the day it was the only place I could afford to eat out. Now I go because the pizzas are amazing, the chaotic friendly waiting staff...More

Thank Goosey2014
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Picture this – a busy, sunny Saturday afternoon on one of the most vibrant, social streets in the capital. At the start of the street lies a restaurant which by tradition for the last twenty years has been the go-to place on days where a...More

1  Thank TravelAlice1983
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Sue G
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Response from Nat S | Reviewed this property |
They do not - this isn't Domino's!
Lucy D
4 March 2017|
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Response from Ijbro64 | Reviewed this property |
I booked a table for 15. I do believe you can book.
Maria B
29 July 2015|
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Response from Silvyturlon | Reviewed this property |
As glutenfree pizza no,if they didn't introduced...as options glutenfree just babychicken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7494 9368
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