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La Tarantella

#2,614 of 17,702 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Chiswick
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4 Elliott Road, London W4 1PE, England
+44 20 8987 8877
Today
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:30
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent, tiny, authentic pizzeria that feels like too good to share with anyone else. Great value and very tasty food. A great place for a quick bite.

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Thank Kimon K
Bay of Islands, New Zealand
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted something other than pub grub on Xmas eve. Family living locally have been wanting to try this restaurant and it certainly didn't disappoint. Lovely authentic atmosphere. Service attentive but not overpowering. The food generous and beautifully cooked. Great seafood. Absolutely recommend for great Italian

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Thank Linda B
london
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little small, unpretentious place, but great food & service. You could easily walk past this restaurant. Parking bays outside. Ideal for friends meet up over lunch. All food freshly prepared, kitchen in full view of diners. One of my guests is a real calzone fan; he absolutely adored it.

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Thank S88
Broxbourne
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90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stumbled across this place on our way home from the Sipsmiths Distillery tour just round the corner. A small restaurant that seats about 30 over two levels. Very authentic Italian food, served by lovely staff who are all Italian.

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Thank hypnomick
London, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to this tiny (35 covers?) local restaurant, as recommended by a friend. Situated off the Chiswick High Road, which is full of chain restaurants, this intimate independent Italian restaurant was a delight. Let's deal with some of the more negative reviews. Yes, it is tiny. Yes, because it's tiny the seating may not be as... More 

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Thank liz_croft
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

All of us loved the food which felt authentic, made with passion and knowledge and with good ingredients. Will definitely go again.

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Thank krishols
London
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99 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We live in Chiswick and had been meaning to go here a quite a time. When we eventually did we loved it. It is tiny, probably seating no more that 20 people. However, the food is really good and the staff excellent. Doesn't cost a fortune for really good food. If you haven't been, give it a go and you... More 

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Thank CrookieLondon
Pleasant Hill, California
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256 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I smelt the rich aroma before I even entered and knew it would be good. It was late so there were few people but they were all Italian so I knew again it would be a good meal. The sauce was very good ... I don't think it even matters what you have with it!! Do not let the seating... More 

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Thank Kkoleary
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

And the best surprise is that it's not just the pizzas, pasta and typical Italian fare that you expect that deserve such high praise. It's the fish and shellfish and salads, too, that are terrific. So a little bit of quality for everyone. The owners and staff are all very caring and while it is a not a fancy cafe... More 

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Thank MickeyDroy
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$36 - US$59
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Elliott Road, London W4 1PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chiswick
  • Neighbourhood: Chiswick
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8987 8877

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