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Osteria Pulcinella

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36 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NR, England
+44 20 8892 5854
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09:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 23:15
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW 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.

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Thank Emh414
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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!

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Thank Andrew P
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!

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Thank KesselRun
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyable 3 course meal before the game. Have to book many weeks in advance to secure a table, especially for big groups but that is standard in Twickenham anyway. This visit was particularly good. At £50 a head it's not cheap but the atmosphere is good and for a very busy day the staff cope very well. As a... More 

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Thank RicardoTwickers
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went after the rugby at twickenham, fitted us in without a booking despite being busy. Food is good although probably could have done with some veg with the meal and had to wait a little for one main course. Although got a complimentary drink. Considering the day we went overall good and staff were excellent.

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Thank helenroman8
North East
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Four of us ate here with my wife and I ordering a chicken pasta dish. One with a creamy sauce and one with the menu mushroom sauce but they couldn't tell the difference when they brought them to our table. Our friends meals had came 5 minutes before so we asked them to start before us. My wifes pasta dish... More 

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Thank Monties
Pulcinella36, Front Office Manager at Osteria Pulcinella, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I am really sorry to hear that. Thanks for letting us know about your experience. As we strive to provide an excellent customer service and quality of food, we will investigate the case and get back to you. Please, can you email us (gscanes@therestaurantpeople.co.uk) your details, so that we can get in touch soon. Kindest Regards, Grezielle Scanes... More 

Staines, United Kingdom
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294 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Came here for lunch. Great fresh Italian food. Very tasty. Can sit out in the summer. Well worth a visit.

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Thank hulagirlSurrey
Chertsey
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Used to have lunch here when I worked in Twickenham, but haven't eaten in the evening for years. Decided to try it after an early cinema showing in Richmond, and SO pleased we did. Food was top notch (particularly the rump of lamb), service was friendly and timely, wine was lovely ... and it didn't break the bank! Definitely worth... More 

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Thank ChertseyMary
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The food, the service, the wine, everything is great about this restaurant. The staff are so personable and the food is incredibly fresh. The restaurant has a really old Italian feel and is well decorated. I recommend visiting in the summer and taking advantage of the alfresco dining. The risotto is my personal favourite. It's so fresh and filling. Definitely... More 

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Thank fowlermrrichardf
Sunbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We stopped in here on a Saturday lunchtime with no expectations. The staff were nice a friendly. We both ordered paninis, one steak, the other vegetarian. Great food and great value for money.

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Thank MattandLisaB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$39 - US$68
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:15
Saturday
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?