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500 Restaurant

782 Holloway Road, London N19 3JH, England
+44 20 7272 3406
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
782 Holloway Road, London N19 3JH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book . We went on a Saturday evening .The restaurant is small and the clientele were loud ! Who cares ? Everyone was having a great time and the food was superb ! I would’ve thought everything was freshly made to order as the menu...More

Thank Jilly60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great meal at 500 tonight for a birthday treat. The food was fantastic and the service was great, very attentive but without being over bearing at all. Generous sized portions with top quality ingredients and imaginative dishes. Would definitely recommend.

Thank DG26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice dinner. Food was excellent and the staff all kind and attentive.Wine was well priced and a good choice. Only downside is it is a bit noisy with a couple of tables trying to see who could be the noisiest. Not their...More

1  Thank Squeakyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here twice now and each time has been a pleasure. The food has always been excellent with a good choice of vegetarian and fish dishes for the non meat eater. Last visit was on March 1. My starter was smoked mackerel late and...More

Thank trevlondon2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent wine ,great Italian dishes ,all very fresh cooked and the bread is out of this world..Definitely will go back again.book in advance is very busy on the weekends. Joao Brites -london

Thank joaoligia8
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our son and daughter-in-law recommended 500 so when we met up in London before Christmas we went to eat there with them. The atmosphere was welcoming and the food authentically Italian. We have eaten in many so-called Italian restaurants in the UK but few have...More

1  Thank Gervase A
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I can't get enough of 500!!! This family run business is something brilliant!! Had lunch today, crab with apple, carpaccio, lamb... Wow!!! For real this is a little Italian gem in the heart of Archway, nord London... Please, you should try it at least once...More

Thank Aset85
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I had such high hopes for this restaurant - so many of my friends love it. Parking is easy. It’s the right side of The West End for me - but oh, what a disappointment! I’d looked at the menu on line and had already...More

Thank wayn0
Reviewed 4 February 2018

First visit to this recommended venue. Starters were good, crab and a salad. main courses a little disappointing - the risotto was tasty but tepid, (how long had it been waiting?), and lamb ordered medium-cooked had only just stopped bleating. Ice-cream flavours were bland and...More

Thank marele
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Having recently moved to the Archway area this ended up being the first restaurant I tried. We did a walk in and had the amazing luck of getting the only non-reserved table that seemed to be left free just for us. As my date loves...More

Thank Dirk M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Holloway Road, London N19 3JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7272 3406
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