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Pera Restaurant islington

170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England
+44 20 7704 6888
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England
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51 - 60 of 453 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I have been here a couple of times with friends and every time I am so so pleased with the top quality of service and food. The staff are very attentive, always serving your courses in perfect order and in a timely manner. The food...More

Thank roshnimehra13
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We went there for an early dinner yesterday and as soon as we were seated, they brought us wonderful creamy spicy feta topped with black olives, chilli sauce, minty yogurt sauce and warm buttery pita. Thank God none of them was garlicky. That set the...More

Thank CM K
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We were going to a gig at the Union Chapel and saw the reviews for Pera and thought we'd give it a go - I'm glad we did! We didn't have a booking and got a seat at 6pm on a Tuesday (it was booking...More

Thank Perkylator
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Thanks to the team at Perra, for a very nice evening. We popped in on Sun evening, based on Tripadvisor reviews. Great service, great food.

Thank Doombar1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

First time eating at Pera and I have to say that this place is a local gem with great service, delicious food at affordable prices - especially for Islington. Special mention to Murat who was incredibly welcoming and thanks to my friend who introduced me...More

Thank GirlAboutTown128
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful mediterranean food and really cheap!! This is a MUST in London for lunch. Great Turkish Menemen.Turkish beer ..... spectacular experience in the heart of London.

Thank OMP74
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, lovely service, will be first choice again when back in Islington. It's rare amongst the hipster chic and buzz to find somewhere where you can eat, talk, enjoy and still have Angel station on your doorstop without needing a bank loan for lunch...More

Thank Claireabelle606
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great food , good prices , friendly service. Home made baklava was lovely ! Definitely recommend and will go back

Thank Tafbags
Reviewed 30 March 2017

An excellent value spot on Upper Street serving mainly turkish dishes but catering also for those just wanting a burger. The set lunch at £12.95 for two courses has plenty of choices. The starter they call Shaksuka is a tasty fried aubergine dish without eggs...More

Thank Phi01
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I was just hanging around finding some place where to have a quiet lunch and I bumped into this lovely small restaurant. Price and quantity for the lunch is just amazing. Nice and polite service and quiet atmosphere. I'll definitely be back!

Thank Luca M
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3 February 2017|
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Response from Ellie K | Reviewed this property |
Oh for heaven's sake. Just eat something else if you've decided to join in last weeks' trend.
Sue A
30 April 2015|
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Response from Ellie K | Reviewed this property |
If it is, sadly I'll avoid. I'm veggie but halal is cruel and I loathe the way it's forced on us.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$40
Breakfast, 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Upper Street | Islington, London N1 1RG, England (Formerly Pera Restaurant-islington)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7704 6888
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