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Osteria Pulcinella

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36 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NR, England
+44 20 8892 5854
09:00 - 23:15
Closed now
All hours
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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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 

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 1 week ago 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.

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 2 weeks ago

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 

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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226 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank hulagirlSurrey
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

Thank ChertseyMary
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 

Thank fowlermrrichardf
Sunbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank MattandLisaB
Poole, United Kingdom
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537 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great little restaurant with friendly staff and a quality menu. The food was delicious. I can highly recommend the nutella gnocchi for desert. It is insanely good!

Thank adammawright
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

You can't beat their cappuccino or the wonderful friendly staff, but also they have a menu that gets the restaurant busy at lunchtime when we enjoy the roasted vegetables in a ciabatta. See you soon.

Thank Eric960
West Midlands, England
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We went here when the weather was lovely and could sit out on the street which was really lovely (the road is pedestrianised in the summer) however the restaurant was really busy which meant we were waiting a while and the food wasn't amazing- my crab pasta wasn't great at all but my boyfriends lamb Ravi was really good. The... More 

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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
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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?