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La Gourmandina

) #1,533 of 18,140 Restaurants in London €€ - €€€ , Italian, European
57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
+44 20 3746 5298
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
08:30 - 22:00All hours
Wine Bar, Italian, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted to stumble upon this charming little Enoteca (wine bar) on a Friday evening. It was quiet and there was space to sit on high stools at a small table overlooking the charming, pedestrianised Lamb's Conduit St. The wine was great, and fairly...More

Thank BecomingMe
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had a great meal here a few days ago when visiting London. As the weather was so wonderful we were able to sit outside so I can't comment on the decor as I never saw it! However, it was really good to sit and...More

Thank chrissie21Yorkshire
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great Italian appetizer and alright pesto pasta and coffee. The atmosphere and staffs are really nice. Overall, a decent place for lunch. The price is also acceptable.

Thank Pradthana J
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I am very familiar with French and Italian cuisines and can state, without equivocation, that Marie (owner and directeur) is a rare breed, deftly combining business acumen and a refined palate with genuine human kindness. The restaurant could just as easily be located in Rue...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Although the rear dining space is a little utilitarian the quality of the food and friendly and knowledgeable service make this an excellent place to visit for dinner. The shared starter platter was very good- tasty and filling, and the lamb main dish was beautifully...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Always consistent. Good study spot but not during busy meal times. Good coffee and pastries. A neighbourhood favourite

Thank foodie2524
Reviewed 14 April 2017

La Gourmandia is situated in Holborn not far from Russell Square Tube Station and the restaurant is concealed behind the façade of a snack/coffee bar. The establishment is atmospheric but simple with a concrete floor and sturdy wooden trestle tables flanked by some well populated...More

Thank AudiboyA1
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Went there with some friends as this place had been recommended to me by others friends. It's bigger than it looks from the outside as there is a room in the back, where we sat. There was plenty of space in the table, as well...More

Thank Barnette74
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

First time in a while i felt like tipping. The food was excellent and the service so friendly. Would recommend for lunch, dinner, drinks, all.

Thank Prmayes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

As a regular customer the the nearby hospital, we've also been fans of this cafe/restaurant. It seems the busyness of the place has created an atmosphere where the owner doesn't care if that particular customer stays or leaves. In the past month we've popped in...More

Thank Satu H
Maciste76, Owner at La Gourmandina, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Dear Satu, Firstly, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, when necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued...More

Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$45
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Lambs Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3746 5298
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La gourmandina is an Italian and French Restaurant, owned and managed by a Franco-Italian couple, who like to define themselves as "French and Italian Enogastronomic Ambassadors". They bring together the best of both worlds by making London discover traditional regional French and Italian dishes that can't be easily found elsewhere. The menu changes regularly with the seasons to offer only the freshest ingredients at the right time. Everything is prepared with the highest quality ingredients to put Products under the spotlight and let their best natural flavors speak. Selection of natural, bio-dynamic and high quality wines.
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