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Carluccios - The Brunswick

1 Brunswick Centre | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1AF, England
+44 20 7833 4100
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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Open Now
09:00 - 23:30All hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Brunswick Centre | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1AF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was early evening and there was time for a leisurely meal before returning home to Kent. We ordered our wine which arrived quite quickly but told to leave it for a few minutes because it was not chilled, after 20 minutes it was still...More

Thank Annaanddavidflawn
Reviewed 4 days ago

My friends and I had eaten at a restaurant at Brunswick Square and decided to go elsewhere to take our coffees. We chose Carluccios on the assumption that a Italian chain of cafe-restaurants would be the better option of than any of the bland and...More

Thank marievagen
islagm2016, General Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for this amazing feedback. It is so nice to hear when we get it right. I have let lee know about this and he was over the moon that you left some feedback. Lee will be recognised when he...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 9.15ish on a Sunday morning only to be told that the kitchen wouldn't be open for another 20 minutes due to a staff meeting. We ordered anyway. Food arrived, but with the wrong eggs on 2 of the orders and a huge delay...More

Thank Toria R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a wonderful early dinner with my parents here. The waitress welcomed us, she was very polite and helpful. Our meals came out within 15 minutes, and it was plated well. I noticed that when we were dining, they were preparing the tables for...More

Thank AmichanC
Brunswick M, Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback - its great to hear that you had a good time with us. I would love to hear a little more about your recent visit with us - particularly about who the waitress was so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could not fault this place. Scrambled eggs, fresh mixed mushrooms and more. Each perfectly prepared and tasty. Fresh orange juice and perfect coffee. Great, friendly service. Shall return.More

Thank hepvill
Brunswick M, Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Buonjourno! I'm glad you we could get your morning started in the best possible way with our breakfast. I'll pass your feedback onto our new Head Chef Julian, who will be thrilled to hear that you loved his breakfast! We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a late lunch. £12.50 for 2 courses on the lunch menu, we both had chicken liver pate and beef raging linguine. Great portions, felt like a hearty home cooked meal. Quick service, polite staff. Good value.More

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Brunswick M, Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao! I'm glad you had a great lunch with us at The Brunswick, the Paté is a personal favourite of ours! Next time you're here - take some time to say hi to our amazing staff in the deli who would love to take you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service impeccable and with a smile all the time. The food good italian style at a good price. Nice and clean

Thank Cecilia C
islagm2016, Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great feedback, I will make sure this is passed on to my team. We look forward to serving you in the future. Kind Regards, Natali

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear invisible friends! Nobody like to be ignored do they? When you go for a meal you hope the staff in the restaurant will treat you with some modicum of cordiality and welcome you inside. Don't expect any warm welcome at this branch of the...More

Thank baroquenroll
islagm2016, General Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I can only apologize for your recent visit to us. I will take everything on-board that you have said and communicate this to all of my team at our meeting on Saturday. There is really nothing more I can add. Patrick Lippett General...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband recalled we had eaten here twice before and that the service was poor but I could not remember so suggested we try a 3rd time as we were staying locally and it does look nice! However it was a mistake so we won't...More

3  Thank MadPat83
islagm2016, General Manager at Carluccios - The Brunswick, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Please accept my apologies for your visit to my restaurant. I am currently investigating what happened and dealing with the waiters internally. This is and I stress unacceptable behaviour from anyone in the service industry, let alone one of my team. Thank you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have had some wonderful Italian food at this Carluccios. I think that my favorite was the Pasta Carbonara. Perfectly cooked pasta, with a wonderfully rich cheese sauce. The best EVER! A good selection of wines and out standing deserts. The dining room becomes a...More

Thank eurofoot
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Questions & Answers
23 April 2016|
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Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
Would suggest that you call them or check online - depending on your tastes, time available and budget there are probably better Italian restaurants about
26 July 2015|
Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
Morning, Yes we have a full gluten free menu and our team will happily bring it on request and help you through any selections, Regards, Sarah
22 March 2015|
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Response from Mat R | Property representative |
Hi 622tropez, The opening times kindly posted above are indeed correct. Best regards, Linda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Brunswick Centre | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7833 4100
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