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Bar Centrale

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43A Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AJ, England
+44 20 7482 7273
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london
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370 reviews
339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The place looks nice and there were plenty of room . The food is not great but alright and not expensive for London standards. Service was OK.

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Thank MinaKarina
Northampton, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I visited here the other month after a long day of walking around Camden - went for a drink in the pub next door and saw a couple of pizzas being served which looked really nice and decided to eat here. Staff were very polite and courteous and the pizza was really nice if a TINY bit too oily for... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely independent Italian with a great atmosphere and welcoming, friendly and professional service. Great value food and house wine.

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Thank Travelonmeown
London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

From the outside , this restaurant looks amazing ! However you will be disappointed very fast with the lack of welcoming service and the attitude by staff. I was served by a young man who's English was not 100% and we did have some confusion about ordering a starter which was 1 garlic bread and 1 salad , very simple... More 

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Wervershoof, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

immediately upon arriving I was seated on the outside terrace.Quickly and friendly I received an extensive menu showing the salads, the pizzas and the pastas served. I had a great lasagne which was served promptly. Nicely made, great taste! I had a nice red wine to go with it and a great dessert from a nice choice. overall: great value... More 

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Thank Piet986
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

After a few hours looking around Camden market we found this excellent bar , cafe serving Italian dishes .the service is very friendly and fast . The calzone are the biggest and the best I have had . Excellent meals at really decent prices ,Plus the Camden atmosphere .

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Thank C J
London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

My girlfriends and I wanted an evening of good pizza, fine wine and a relaxed atmosphere! and we found the perfect place for it :) Bar Centrale is our favourite pizza place, and it feels like a little taste of Italy. The staff are very helpful and kind, and the food never fails to impress! the house wine is a... More 

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Thank Marie S
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Went with my girlfriend the first time and were a bit sceptical about the huge calzone that was in the display, but wen it come, what a delicious surprise. The ambient is friendly, the waiters friendly helpful and smile. Apparently the pizza is great too. Will defo return

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Thank Xico S
Scotland, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is the forth time (travelling from Scotland) that I have been to this restaurant. And it's still the best Italian I have ever been to to (and non-Italian!). We got two complimentary Lemoncellos. Great service, food and prices. Hope to be back again next year.

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Thank BetterAwa
Sydney, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

If you're Vegan in Camden you HAVE to get the vegan pizza here! Complete with amazing vegan cheese!! Excellent base and just the right amount of toppings. Great location.. Perfect for sitting out front on a sunny day. Friendly staff also.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43A Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7482 7273

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?