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La Forchetta

464 Bethnal Green Road | Bethnal Green, London E2 0EA, England
+44 20 7739 9467
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (64 reviews)
“carbonara” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
464 Bethnal Green Road | Bethnal Green, London E2 0EA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the best italian restaurants in London. Quiet understated but efficient. Me and my wife go there 2/3 times a month and the food quality is always impeccable! Plus point the their customer service! Spot on!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Goldleaf31
Reviewed 19 November 2018

popped in on the off chance did no research after being at the boxing. I found the food acceptable certainly no worse then many other Italian themed restaurants the same with the service it is what it is

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank humerous60
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

The worst service ever. There waiter was really rude, an Italian looking tall guy that even bring us the bill when we didn’t even finish our main courses. Food was terrible too. So unwelcoming

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andy_EUS
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Menu looked adequate we saw a specials board out side the restaurant for two courses or three which did not state a specific time it started or ended we came in for the special menu and was told it was no longer valid and they...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wendyrachelsimpson
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

To be totally honest . I’ve never had such a terrible pizza in all of my life ! I ordered a caprichosa and got some thing dry, Spartan and disgusting served to me . The place was so disinterested with the customers I could not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Ate here on my own whilst down for business as I was staying in the city view hotel around the corner. Food was average for an Italian, I had the cheesy garlic bread to start and carbonara for main, both were ok but I feel...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nsblaney
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

A locally owned Italian restaurant that really hits the spot. My partner and I moved to Bethnal Green about 4 years ago and we’ve frequented La Forechetta almost monthy, usually for the £7.50 lunchtime special! The portions are huge, the food tasty and the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nocturnal_Kiwi
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Dinner on a Saturday night. The restaurant is fairly big and was about half full. Despite that the old pictures on the wall and the decor give off a good atmosphere. The Carbonara was really good and the Calzone could have fed an army. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chris H
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend have got so different tastes: I like especially fish and he prefers meat ; in this restaurant you can find everything you like: good salads, fish, meat , pasta and pizza!!That’s amazing!!the location is very nice and the quality of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Donadisi
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I've been going here for years and keep coming back. The food is delicious and rival anything I've eaten in Italy itself. Serving sizes are generous, especially for entrees, and the staff friendly. House wine is very good. They have lunch specials for pizza/ pasta...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dalton1skiing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 464 Bethnal Green Road | Bethnal Green, London E2 0EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7739 9467
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