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Osteria Pulcinella

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36 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NR, England
+44 20 8892 5854
09:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 23:15
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London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A little gem, this place. Came here following a recommendation and it didn't disappoint! Great menu, great food and great service - and reasonably priced. A bit off the beaten track, but well worth looking doe.

Thank Richard B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went there for lunch. Food was fine (apart from he fact I couldn't taste anything else apart from cheese in my lasagna), but nothing special. OK for the price I paid. However I'm sure it would taste better if the staff was more attentive. They were busy chatting to each other about their personal issues and commenting on customers (!?).... More 

1 Thank Lena S
Richmond, United Kingdom
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778 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 352 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I came back to this restaurant after several years. I used to work in Twickenham and enjoyed eating at Pulcinella. Staff are still friendly and the restaurant is comfortable. I was eating with a friend and I had Spaghetti Carbonara and my friend had Lasagne. We shared a green salad and coffee. The food was good, well cooked and well... More 

Thank SergeLourie
Nantwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great three course dinner and wine with very polite and welcoming service, the pasta with chicken and porcini was outstanding but everything was cooked just right. The liver and steak were very good and not expensive for the South of England. If they can be this good on a busy match day they deserve praise. We will... More 

Thank brad T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to book months in advance for a day when England were playing at home, but well worth it . A set lunch menu but great choices on menu, staff great and no pressure to move on once meal was finished. Great food and wine a must to do.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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292 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed in the visit this time, we have been here a number of time over the last 4-5 years, and tonight was not as good. The food was just not up to scratch, for a £60+ bill and that was 20% off I really think it was poor, we had starters and mains and my husband got a pizza on... More 

3 Thank Onlinebabe
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 55 minutes for our starter . We were told there was a big table that caused our delay . Then the main arrived, no starter ! Worst meal in a long time. We left and went to the nearby Indian , delightful .

2 Thank Donna B
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped past for a quick dinner on a Sunday. Pasta was homemade which was nice, baby squid was a little overdone for my liking but had good flavours. Good for an average priced, home made food.

2 Thank Emh414
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times before and sad to say the food and service had both declined substantially, which is a real shame!

2 Thank Andrew P
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The restaurant is in a nice location near the river. The interior is cosy and warm, and the service is quite attentive. The food I've tried was OK, but I've definitely had better in terms of italian food in the London area!

1 Thank KesselRun

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$39 - US$68
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:15
09:00 - 23:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Twickenham
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8892 5854

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