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Leicester Square 14-15 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AF, England
+44 20 7925 1801
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (7 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Leicester Square 14-15 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AF, England
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here for an early dinner after a long day. Food was a bit mediocre but a bit expensive. Table next to me sent a ,Amy shank back, presumably as not cooked, they then clearly whacked her plate half eaten in the microwave for...More

Thank ScotlandWeelass
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I booked there some tables for my birthday and everything was prepared for it in such and amazing way. Everyone was enjoying the time being there and having really nice food,cocktails,amazing service and the staff was really helpful and kind. Highly recommend and we gonna...More

Thank Syl S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had an excellent meal here earlier in the year and decided to bring our coeliac kids on our return visit as the menu offered gf pizza, which is a rarity. They were not disappointed either. Great pizza and they were able to bring the leftovers...More

Thank Jody R
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Came here for dinner and we were not disappointed. We all ordered different types of food. The portions were good and the food was tasty. The wine was also reasonable priced.

Thank jan16081
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The staff are nice but nothing is made at the restaurant.. see supermarket food. Only dine here if other places are not serving you in the area

Thank master666_10
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This was the third time I had been to this restaurant, taking two people with me who had not been before. I had always enjoyed the food and the service on previous visits. Don't know if everyone was having an off day working because it...More

Thank Cliffbabeuk
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We were enticed to eat here after viewing other patrons meals dining outside. The atmosphere inside was warm and welcoming. Meals ordered were lasagna, gnocchi and seafood pasta. All were quick, hot and delicious. The complimentary garlic bread was light, tasty and not overly filling.

Thank famroll
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Good price considering it is in Central London. A large variety of choices made exactly how you like plus kids menu. My daughter she's a fussy eater but she can not wait for the next time to try the pasta. Pizza it was made fresh,...More

Thank Ioana C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We came for my birthday lunch. I have ordered soup of the day which was served without any bread. Poorly blended. For the main I had mushroom risotto which was supposed to be in a creamy sauce. Sauce was everywhere around the plate and rice...More

Thank Martyna S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Service excellent but food disappointing .In both of the Calzones- the Gorgozolla was lacking & replaced by more mozarella. despite the waitress saying the chef had put some in.

Thank Sam4444_12
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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11 March 2015|
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Response from YvonneMF | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is usually a service fee - just check it when you order so you don't tip twice. convenient when the service is good - not so much if it isn't, but we had only good service in London!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leicester Square 14-15 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7925 1801
With a strong commitment to offering authentic and simple cuisine, L'ulivo Bringing wholesome Italian dishes to the heart of the West End. Crafting the types of dishes served on countless Italian dining tables, L'ulivo uses a stock of superb, natural ingredients to craft supremely fresh and flavoursome dishes. In the cosy, Venetian-style dining room, enjoy views of the chefs at work in the bustling open kitchen.
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