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La Porchetta

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74/77 Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AN, England
+44 20 7267 6822
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri 17:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Disappointing - standard menu choices, bland flavours, stodgy risotto and anaemic looking meat toppings on pizza. staff friendly but service very slow.

Thank VickyL87
London, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We booked a table for a pre-gig dinner (roundhouse is just across the street - restaurant is 5min max walk from Chalk Farm Station). We were well welcomed with an efficient and friendly service. We ordered the fried mozzarella balls: tasty and sufficient amount.We also had pizzas : big enough but average taste nothing out of the blue. Drinks are... More 

Thank aurper
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We chose the restaruant becase of the locality to our hotel, we found the staff to be prompt and attentive, and the quality of the food was first class, we would almost certainly eat here again.

Thank Roy C
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I used to love la porchetta and was so excited to visit again after years of living away. The antipasti was incredibly over priced for what it was. A tiny bit of Parmalat ham. Cheap ham and a tiny amount of olives and jarred vegetables (not pleasant). The pasta dish I ordered was so salty and the seafood over cooked.... More 

Thank sw0120
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The pizza was average, the service was average, it wasn't very busy at all. Just a bit of a dull atmosphere really.

Thank Ashleigh W
Peterborough, England
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149 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Fairly quiet when we entered. Service was very prompt and attentive. Pleasant atmosphere. Two seater table near the window was a little cramped. Food was very good and reasonably priced for the area, but being on business could only drink soft drinks and these were overly expensive.

Thank mark_f_peterborough
Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Meals were quick to come out and were made from good quality ingredients. The calzone was absolutely massive and very tasty. Waitresses were friendly and service was prompt. Not the cheapest place to eat, but the quality and portion size justifies the cost. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Kokoo44
London, United Kingdom
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303 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This place only exists as opposite the roundhouse. The food is just average. Quality of ingredients is clearly not there. WOULD HAVE GIVEN A ZERO Staff is so so rude and could not care less. The only thing the staff said to us throughout every stage of the dinner is: are you ready? Just before placing our order. No greetings... More 

Thank ariannadp
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46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice food, good pizzas and pasta and the price wasn't bad for a Camden location. Let down a little by the service though as even though as a little unfriendly and English could have been better...

Thank Paul F
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Have eaten here a few times in the past, so was happy to return after some time. Upon entering we were told there would be a 3 minute wait for a table, not problems there until it actually turned out to be nearer 10. After seating in the corner near the window we were systematically ignored for 20 minutes (along... More 

Thank Jon S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74/77 Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7267 6822

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?