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Averna Restaurant

St Leonards Road | The Green, Claygate, Esher T10 0JQ, England
+44 1372 466888
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (20 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
St Leonards Road | The Green, Claygate, Esher T10 0JQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Averna after a few busy days so it was a lovely destination to sit down and have a meal where we could relax. The staff were very friendly and the food was good. We especially enjoyed the shots of limoncello at the end...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank georgias188
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We eat out a lot in the area and the food is generally extremely good wherever we go but what is often missing is that warm welcome from the staff on arrival and recognition of our regular custom. Not so at Averna, where we are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elsie05
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food thats resonably priced, waiters very attentive and good fun!! The prawns were delicious.......excellent service will definately go back again and would strongly recommend this restuarant for a great night out.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank beast4
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to Averna regularly but this was an exceptional evening as there was a singer/entertainer this night (16th November) which had been advertised in advance & was booked out, but Mario & Nick squeezed me & my friend in :) Amazing & such fun....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jae182017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was part of a group of 14 who had our Christmas get together at Averna last night. From the moment we entered the restaurant we were looked after by Mario and his very friendly team. The service was impeccable and the food far surpassed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GertyGaloshes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

11of us sat and we’re well dined and entertained by friendly and professional staff in a nice welcoming setting. Keenly priced nice food well served. Well worth trying.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 631jackr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at our much recommended Italian. Staff are attentive, relaxed and friendly. I was unsure what to have, the waiter brought me a taster dish free of charge! Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StevieAClarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit this restaurant regularly with my girlfriend and family. Always good food, service and the most attentive staff who make you feel very welcome and at home. Would highly recommend this place!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tobys976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely people lovely atmosphere, but trying to overcharge me by £25 leaves a sour taste! Adding an extra bottle of wine and beer is not smart and not appreciated - you will lose valued repeat customers. Please - we're not stupid. Just charge us a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank phatbear9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughters get to choose where to eat for their family birthday tea every year - and this gets top vote!! Not only is the food wonderful with a wonderful menu spread including so much more than just pizzas/pasta (though they are pretty incredible!) but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SarahG195
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Hugh J
10 July 2018|
Response from 4CsfromC | Reviewed this property |
Hugh . Get a life mate . I read your review of Averna so you’ve obviously been there .
Hugh J
10 July 2018|
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Response from fulviobertani | Reviewed this property |
For a good Italian risotto my advise is to use Carnaroli or Vialone nano varieties. Basmati is not a native Italian variety and is not used by Italians.
8 January 2017|
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Response from Mateo G | Property representative |
We have pasta gluten free and fish, meat our chef can cook as your like tank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Leonards Road | The Green, Claygate, Esher T10 0JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Esher  >  Claygate
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 466888
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