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OGGI Simply Italian

161 London Road | Leicester, Leicester LE2 1EG, England
+44 116 254 5376
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (42 reviews)
“tiramisu” (34 reviews)
“dover sole” (10 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
12:00 - 14:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
161 London Road | Leicester, Leicester LE2 1EG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Do book in advance, we were glad we had, as it was packed, even for a Thursday evening. Our food and wine was lovely, we had 3 courses and each one was fantastic. Can heartily recommend the Spaghetti Oggi which was full of fresh fish....More

Thank CuratorWestMidlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Goodness knows how I've never discovered this place before, I've certainly missed out. The food is delicious-scallop gratin starter and fettucine with beef strips divine. All nicely served and with a lovely buzzing atmosphere (and it was mid-week). Highly recommended and like Arnie Schwarzenegger-i'll be...More

Thank Daisygirl62
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with my family. Was a wonderful evening with great ambience. The food is really tasty and the staff are really attentive and friendly.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just come back from a family meal to Oggi's and am slightly disappointed. We last visited in December and remember having am amazing meal, but sadly this time, it wasn't so good. It seems like they have crammed a few extra tables in since our...More

1  Thank gavvyd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So Italian I've always found it a bit boring, But with the prawn starter and the sea food risotto I picked two dishes quite similar but beautifully cooked, presented and the right amount for a comfortable sitting. My son & wife both had different bruschetta...More

Thank john_mason950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the second or third time we have eaten here. Despite being a Wednesday the place was nearly full and had a great buzz about it. Good job we reserved. Service was good and efficient. Food was excellent - filleto al pepe, risotto, lamb...More

Thank southboundchris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came her to celebrate our daughter's graduation and had an excellent meal. We could not fault either the food or the service and it rounded off a lovely day for us all.

Thank rachael3411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we came here over the weekend having read lots of great reviews we thought we would give it a try! This place is amazing. great service from the team, the food came out in great time and we felt well looked after I had a...More

1  Thank Hewy11
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our first time at OGGI. We went to celebrate our daughters graduation and what a great place to celebrate. The food was excellent and the service was first class. We will definitely recommend Oggi to others and we will be returning for more delicious Italian...More

Thank mikeX5540UZ
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We went for lunch and the risotto with porchini mushrooms was really tasty. There were lots of big pieces of mushrooms in it and the flavor was delicious! My husband said that the pasta was tasty as well. The prices were reasonable for how good...More

Thank GajriKesar
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21 July 2017|
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Response from mikeX5540UZ | Reviewed this property |
yes, when we were there we had a baby in a high chair on the next table. no problem welcoming children of any age. enjoy
16 June 2017|
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Response from LozandPeg | Reviewed this property |
There are car parks nearby and they are well sign posted, however, the road network is quite confusing, so you will be better with a sat navy or a sharp eyed passenger
Jacqueline A
8 April 2017|
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Response from Mario P | Property representative |
Dear Jacquelin, Please view our website for the wine list.Our wine varieties will start from £16.25 to £150.00. If you require any additional information please do not hesitate to contact us. Thanks a lot Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$97
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 London Road | Leicester, Leicester LE2 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 254 5376
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Best Italian Restaurant in Leicester. Welcome to Oggi, the home of Italian cuisine in Leicester. Our restaurant is located close to the centre of the city and boasts not only delicious food but also a personal, intimate environment to enhance your dining experience. Book now to experience the best Italian cuisine from Danny here today at Oggi, the authentic, passionate Italian restaurant in Leicester
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