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Il Cucciolo Ristorante Italiano

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#754 of 18,974 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Il Cucciolo is a traditional Italian family run restaurant that offers a wide variety of Italian food, from delicious pizza or pasta to a range of amazing meat and fish dishes.We offer our customers excellent quality service, and a wonderful atmosphere. We look to give our Customers the best experience we can offer and look to give a taste of Italy into Soho.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For a pre theatre meal there was a good set menu.The sardines however were dry and overcooked but the trout was excellent.The creme caramel was a bit sweet and the caramel could have been developed more.Beware of going off menu as the small creme caramel...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure I understand the great reviews here. Inattentive service, smells like a toilet and mediocre food, doesn't warrant the glowing reviews in my opinion.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Briony M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a quick pre theatre main course. Pasta was really tasty. Seems to be popular at this time so good idea to book. First visit but sure to return

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has a wonderful atmosphere of a bygone Soho. The Soho of Geoffrey Bernard et al. It It is our go to place for an early evening dinner as the food and service are so good. last night I had the Breseola, followed by...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 60JohnM
Reviewed 10 February 2019

We visited on a late Saturday afternoon before visiting the theatre, naively I didn't book, we arrived to find the place very busy and thought we would take a chance and ask for a table, they managed to squeeze us in the rear. It is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank danny68
Reviewed 30 January 2019

We lucked out finding this place, just happened to be walking by, but were very pleasantly surprised. Really good food at very reasonable prices, and the service was top-notch, very pleasant.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PenelopeMcQueen
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

We’ve now been here five times during the last 10 years and every time the food is perfect! We love coming here. Polite waiters, fast service and the prices are very reasonable. We’ll be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank myggym
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

Wonderful food pre theatre. Starters were very large portions so maybe not quite that much next time but very tasty. Similar for the main course. Will stop here again if ever in the area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 606darrenc
Reviewed 21 January 2019

We ate lunch here as a party of seven. Great traditional Italian food, everyone was really happy with their choices, reasonable prices too. A real family affair, we were made so welcome. Would definitely come back here.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JulieCollinsUK
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

We came across Il Cucciolo en route to a nearby theatre and ventured in. Despite being a large party of 8, and not having pre-booked, the owner warmly welcomed us and ushered us to a large table at the rear of the restaurant. Both the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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22 August 2017|
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Response from vikingeric69 | Reviewed this property |
This is a charming, casual Italian family restaurant. Not stiff and starchy in any way. No formal dress code is applied. Enjoy !!
5 May 2017|
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Response from Cucciolo_London | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for the late reply, didn't appear in the main section of our e-mails. Yes we are the same.people and same family business from 12 Denman street. We are now at our new location at 8 old Compton street, W1D 4TE... More
12 April 2017|
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Response from Cucciolo_London | Property representative |
Hello, You can either view it on our Facebook page. By searching IL Cucciolo , address 8 Old Compton Street Or you can visit our website. Search on google Ilcucciolorestaurant and look for one that ends in "Com" not "UK... More
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