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The Ginger Italian

6 Green Wrythe Lane | Car7, Carshalton SM5 2DW, England
+44 20 8669 9909
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6 Green Wrythe Lane | Car7, Carshalton SM5 2DW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit and we will be going back plus we have been spreading the word. Suggest you book we haven’t but have gone quite early around 6.30 pm to 7 pm so have been lucky after that it has been full even...More

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly place excellent service great food lovely atmosphere. They cater for all. I cannot fault this redturant

Thank Tanya2867
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurant , staff so friendly , make you feel so welcome, Joe the owner dosent mind what he does even deliveries an spends time on his return at the tables, this really is a little gem, Malou loves a little sing song an will...More

Thank sarn0208
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We hadn't booked but there was tables laid out for a party but they still managed to fit us in. The staff moved tables so we could eat. Very helpful and friendly. The food was excellent.

Thank MadNige
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I thought we were going out for a quiet meal for my birthday, but 11 other family members turned up too and we had an evening to remember! Faultless service - not easy to achieve with a party of 13 who all have a lot...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We are local to this restaurant. Food is always to a good standard albeit slightly expensive. The name has recently changed from Al Verde to Ginger Italian. Friendly staff always do their best to please customers. A lovely restaurant to spend a celebration.

Thank LovetheSummer5
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I’ve been visiting this restaurant for quite a few years now and I love it! The staff and the owner are so lovely and always take the time to chat to the customers, which you don’t get in most places. The menu has lots of...More

Thank KJWB08
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Walked by this restaurant so many times and can’t believe its taken so long to go in. Phoned up to make a reservation and had the most delightful chat with the owner. Booked in for the same evening and had a great time. Fabulous staff,...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with a couple of friends to Al Verde. It's a lovely little local restaurant with an Italian based menu and very friendly staff. The menu on a regular evening is not too comprehensive but you can be happy with the choice available....More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Previously known as Al Verde, this is a truly lovely little Italian restaurant that’s owned and run by the inimitable, wonderful and eternally damn hard working Joe and staffed by equally marvellous chefs and front of house folk (a special hug for Eduardo and Malou)....More

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Questions & Answers
19 May 2017|
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Response from Nael C | Reviewed this property |
I think it is lager only but I recall one of my brother in laws drinking ale , those drinks were dead expensive-£6 a pint for ale, but that's how these places make the ££!
Jennie M
9 May 2017|
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Response from JoePaini | Property representative |
Hi Jenny We do not open on Mondays but we could if we can make arrangements to suit us both. Why don't you give me a call at the restaurant on 02086699909 and we can talk about it. Speak soon Joe
Mary C
22 April 2016|
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Response from JoePaini | Property representative |
Wow... I'm really late answering this question but just in case anyone finds 8t helpful you can see our vegan/vegetarian menu at our website Joe Restaurant Owner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Green Wrythe Lane | Car7, Carshalton SM5 2DW, England (Formerly Al Verde)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Carshalton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8669 9909
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