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Retsina Restaurant

#4,841 of 18,173 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€Mediterranean, European, Greek
48-50 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5AR, England
+44 20 7431 5855
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
48-50 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5AR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice family place with fantastic traditional Greek food. Service was good despite a very full restaurants.

Thank NosslinDH
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We visit this restaurant whenever we stay at the Premier Inn down the road. The food is served by friendly staff and is consisatently good. The surroundings are fresh and pleasant. I love the white tablecloths too. We will return!

Thank PGLady1
Reviewed 7 August 2017

beautiful people in there. The food is amazing and the service is fabuluos. Highter recomended in Hempstead London

2  Thank Tatiuska M
Leon M, Owner at Retsina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you smooch for your positive comments. Everyone at Retsina X

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with friends. Ordered salad and grilled meats. Not great food and it's pricey too. Certainly not like the Greek food eaten in Greece.More

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Leon M, Owner at Retsina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your comments, In response to your "Expensive" title - We are inline with most greek restaurants in London, Maybe a little higher but then again Most establishments are not on Belsize lane with the rental prices to match - I would not...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Reliable food and friendly service on Belsize Village. Mixed grill portion is generous enough for two. Recommended.

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

After reading some mixed reviews I confessed I was a bit apprehensive...but glad we went anyway. We had the meat mezze, for three. Food was fresh and delicious, with great variety and portion size. Staff was so nice and attentive. Nothing was amiss. Looking forward...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Retsina is a place i've wanted to try for many years, as i live in the area, but never had the chance really. So i was quite excited to go there at last. As soon as we arrived, the waiter seemed completely lost, very tired.....More

2  Thank Misto
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The mixed souvla is one of the best dishes! Owners and waiters are very friendly and caring for the customers.

Thank Constantina1984
Leon M, Owner at Retsina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your positive comments.

Reviewed 5 July 2017

we visited Retsina Restaurant while staying in Belsize Park on Sunday night. They were extremely busy with a christening but allocated us a table for 2 outside on the pavement on a lovely sunny evening. The waiter gave us menus & took our drinks order...More

Thank lLiverpoolSteve
Leon M, Owner at Retsina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you so much for the positive comments.

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Always nice to visit a restaurant for the first time and want to return. The waiter was attentive and took our orders quite quickly. Starters were served very quickly. I had the Sea Bass fillets as a main meal. It was a very good sized...More

Thank jeffnorthlondon
Leon M, Owner at Retsina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you so much for your positive comments. We are happy you enjoyed your evening at Retsina, We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best, Harry, Zeta & Leon

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8 April 2015|
Response from Leon M | Property representative |
Hi, We are open every day - 7 days a week - Lunch 11.30am - 3.00pm, Dinner 5pm until 11.30pm, If you would like to know anything else please feel free to call us on 0207 431 5855. Best, Retsina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:45 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:45 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7431 5855
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Retsina, an award-winning family run restaurant serving traditional Greek and modern Mediterranean cuisine. Located in lovely Belsize Park Village, NW London. With over 30 years of service, with an emphasis on quality fresh ingredients, friendly service and value. Retsina has been described by Gordon Ramsey as "Exceptional"
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