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La Smorfia - CLOSED

327 West End Lane, London NW6 1RS, England
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
1 Sep 2015
“La Smorfia RIP”
20 Mar 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
327 West End Lane, London NW6 1RS, England
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed September 1, 2015

La Smorfia was a wonderful family Italian restaurant in the heart of West Hampstead. It had excellent service and above all the best pizzas in north London but sadly it closed recently and has been replaced by a North African eating place.

1  Thank David H
Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Small restaurant, only one person serving, so service is ok. My food, Calamari starter was a very small portion and distinctly average; main course of tagliatelle bolognese was mainly pasta and tomato sauce. Partners "special" had very dry rocket, kids pizzas were ok. This restaurant...More

Thank browny0508
Reviewed March 17, 2015

In this restaurant, in a nice area of London, you can taste a real Italian food. Pizza and pasta are the best. And also the owners are very nice and friendly. I really reccomend it!!!

Thank Babs_wy
Reviewed November 22, 2014

This place needs a shake-up. The pizzas we ordered took ages to arrive and were fairly tasty but too crunchy and not very generous with toppings once they did (they also didn't arrive at the same time due to the small size of the oven,...More

Thank Greenie11
Reviewed August 31, 2014

Two visits.... two successes! We have visited twice and the food has been excellent on both occasions....if there is any criticism when it was busy the food could have been slightly warmer, maybe warm the plates before serving. However, great quality and authentic dishes means...More

Thank PowerhouseLondon
Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I, both italians, have been delighted to find this place. We ordered two pizzas and two desserts and everything we ate was tasty and well done. The price was fair too. We will come back for sure.

Thank MyAdvices
Reviewed August 2, 2014

I have been here many times with the family. We all love it. I usually order the steak with cheese on top medium rear, which is delicious. Really kind staff, child friendly. Not too pricy and it has a lovely atmosphere. I would recommend this...More

Thank Theo O
Reviewed July 29, 2014

Still by far the best and most authentic Italian restaurant in the area, both pizzas and especially pasta dishes from the daily specials as good as it gets. Surprised to see a recent review saying otherwise. I and my brother and friends been going here...More

Thank HMSLondon101
Reviewed May 19, 2014

I have been here a few times lately and the food quality has gone and the service is terrible. As I said before sadly this place doesn't get my thumbs up anymore. Everyone deserves a second chance but La Smorfia has used them up Look...More

Thank David T
Reviewed December 1, 2013

Six of us had a family meal at the restaurant and loved all aspects of the experience-lovely food,good wine and friendly and efficient service.The bruschette and garlic bread starters were excellent and the pasta dishes chosen by my partner could not have been better (although...More

1  Thank barry23
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
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Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 West End Lane, London NW6 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
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