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103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
+44 20 7267 9797
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (76 reviews)
“tiramisu” (18 reviews)
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are going to bother running a restaurant, run it like this one! I always feel like a part of the family when I come here. The food is so scrumptious and the staff are super warm and friendly. And yes: at peak times...More

Thank lauradaura3578
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I booked Rosella purely via Web search a d the reviews were very good. Wecame on a Saturday night and the place was buzzing, the staff were very friendly and the food was lovely. Pasta, clams, steaks, pizzas; we covered all the bases and nothing...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here in a Saturday night with friends as they had recommended. Parking is a bit of an issue around here and the restaurant being small we had booked ahead. Upon arriving on time the restaurant was busy and we had to wait for people...More

Thank princessshrek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been a few times now and it’s been 5 star food every time and very reasonably priced! Would highly recommend!

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing pesto, and even better staff! A real gem hidden away in Kentish Town. Thanks Luca and everyone at Rossella!

Thank raph324
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming to Rosella for 5+ years, what a place. Great food, great atmosphere, great wine. Vive la Rosella

Thank Lizzie T
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lizzie, Thank you so much! Viva la Rossella indeed! :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shared a delicious generous sized starter of stuffed mushrooms in a tasty tomato sauce topped with lots of melted cheese, heaven! For main course I had spaghetti vongole with a bountiful amount of clams which easily matched or perhaps even surpassed the amazing one I’d...More

Thank Jackie S
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jackie, Thank you for joining us at Rossella and glad you had a great meal. We love to hear how our food is going down and if it's potentailly better than Rome then...we are doing something right! Thank you again and hopefully see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently booked Rossella's for 30 family and friends to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. We had a brilliant meal carefully planned and prepared by Luca and his team topped off by a fantastic home made. anniversary cake. Good food, excellent service in a lovely...More

Thank Terry R
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Terry it was my absolute pleasure! Thank you for celebrating your anniversary at our place and hope to see you both again soon :) Luca

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here instead of going to chicken shop. Im glad we did Big portions. Tasty Italian flavour, and great service. We should look to spots like this over chain restaurants which kill the experience! I had chicken sicllia and it was amazing for 9.5...More

Thank Bohanson
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi and thank you!! Glad to be your local :)

Reviewed April 1, 2018

Excellent option if you fancy home cooked italian. Lovely staff and great atmosphere, if a bit noisy and crowded.

Thank HillRose
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi and thank you for joining us at Rossella. We can get busy at times so we do recommend coming on less busy days during the week, which we hope you do soon so we can see you again :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7267 9797
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Located in the heart of Kentish Town, Rossella's ethos "Il piacere di mangiare, la cucina italiana semplice e buona”, {the pleasure of eating simple and healthy Italian cooking} is what drives our chefs to bring you a wide array of dishes from The North and Po Valley to Sicily and Sardinia.Our restaurant space is steered towards a vibrant but relaxed environment – a perfect dining destination for both intimate meals and larger parties, with friendly and knowledgeable staff.
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