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La Fiamma - CLOSED

42 Mount Ephraim, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8AU, England
+44 1892 615999
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
8 Jul 2014
“Sets the standard”
5 Jul 2014
“Simply the best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
42 Mount Ephraim, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8AU, England
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2014

The only reason I gave 4 stars instead of 5 ? The price. I would have one of these every week if I could. Always perfectly cooked, wide range menu and the friendliest staff. Forget Domino's, this is in another league.More

Thank RubyM8L
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Dear L1988P, Thank you so much for your positive review. The most important thing to us is that our customers are enjoying the food - or did enjoy the food as we have now in fact sold the business to an excellent new pizza company...More

Reviewed 6 July 2014

Great pizza...no really, it is simply great pizza. Don't get me wrong, I love the pizza from Il Vesuvio, but this really is quite something. Good pizza has to have the right base, none of this bread like stuff you tend to get in some...More

Thank AlanWofKent
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Dear AlanWofKent, I think I know who you are based on your username and just want to say thank you for your custom. It's always been a great pleasure dealing with you. Thank you so much for leaving your positive review and I would like...More

Reviewed 14 June 2014

I finished eating my Americano pizza - which was delivered right on time - less than 5 minutes ago and felt compelled to write a review immediately. It was - without exception, and by some margin - the best pizza I've ever had. I ordered...More

1  Thank Thomas L
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Hi Thomas L, Thanks a million for the fantastic review! Obviously I'm delighted that you enjoyed the food, but also very grateful that you took the time not only to review, but also to review in such nice terms! We have in fact now sold...More

Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

We have been meaning to try this place for a while. Stupid of us to wait so long. The pizzas which were delivered were amazing and v different to the usual takeaway standard - these are genuine Italian style thin crispy bases with gorgeous toppings....More

Thank Glutto
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Dear Glutto, I am so very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the food, and the sentiment of your review I found really heart warming! I'm so glad you alluded to the healthy aspects of the food because we endeavoured to produce fresh, delicious food...More

Reviewed 23 May 2014

my other half and i have raved about this place over twitter every time we get a la fiamma, the owners are fantastic and friendly and are always giving the same level or service and food quality. evey single time it has been flawless. i...More

Thank mr69er
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Hi Mr69er, Just really, really grateful for your awesome review! So very kind indeed...We have in fact now sold the business and a fantastic pizza business will reopen in due course. But thank you, not only for being great customers, but also for the positivity...More

Reviewed 22 May 2014

Great pizza. Delicious thin base(no stuffed crusts here, thank goodness) and a perfect ratio of topping. Not swimming in grease either. I don't eat pizza often but when I do I will definitely return here. Sure the restaurant is small but it suits the menu....More

1  Thank ju-ju60
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

Dear Juju60, Thank you so much for your review and I'm really sorry it's taken a while to respond. I loved what you had to say about the pizza! That's what it's all about! Alas, we have now left the building...A great new company has...More

Reviewed 28 April 2014

Good pizzas. Zero atmosphere. This is basically a takeaway place that happens to have put some cold and fairly uncomfortable seating in the basement. Decor is minimal, service is very average and the place completely lacks atmosphere. That said, the pizzas are really good thin-based,...More

1  Thank NoPresumptions
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2014

Dear Sir, Thank you for the very nice comments relating to the quality of the food served here. We are very proud indeed of the many positive responses, reviews and plaudits we have received since opening, and we are constantly striving to maintain and even...More

Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Just wanted to give feedback after reading your bad review, after visiting you guys for the first time with my land lord a friend of yours Andy Hall, I thought you guys did a fantastic job, your clearly very passionate about your food and that...More

Thank jimmy760
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2014

Dear Jimmy760, Sorry it's taken a while to respond to your review - but just wanted to say a massive thank you for going to the time and trouble of writing so positively about the business and most of all pizza! I really appreciate the...More

Reviewed 2 April 2014

For my son's birthday we decided to get take away pizza. After looking at the menus of all the pizza places in tunbridge wells and being put off by the idea of BBQ sauce on a pizza we settled for La Fiamma. The owner Simon...More

Thank Suzyneve
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2014

Dear Suzyneve, Thank you very much indeed for your lovely review - I can't tell you how much I appreciate it as we put in a lot of effort here to try to achieve excellent results. I'm really glad you enjoyed it and I hope...More

Reviewed 30 March 2014

The pizza is fantastic best in TW by far! It is best now as just a take away only as the restaurant has never been the right size/layout for restaurant. The food will speak for itself just try it!More

Thank KBW175
Simon698, Owner at La Fiamma, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2014

Dear KBW175, I'm not suree who you are or when you ordered - but I wanted to let you know that your review put a huge smile on my face - you do seem to understand our situation re the restaurant. So THANK YOU once...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Mount Ephraim, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 615999
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Description
NOW OPEN 6 NIGHTS PER WEEK (Tuesday to Sunday - (Sunday open for collection and delivery Only) Tulip Foods UK Pizza Chef of the Year Award Winner - PAPA Awards 2013. At La Fiamma, we want to bring you a truly memorable pizza, made with great ingredients and traditional methods and cooked in our amazing wood-fired oven. Apart form being named in the Guardian's Top 8 pizza places in the country in August 2013, In November at the Pizza, Pasta and Italian Food Association's (PAPA) Awards ceremony in London on November 14th, 2013, Our owner and chef was named Pizza Chef of the Year.
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