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La Forchetta

) #4,057 of 17,836 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
+44 20 7226 6879
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food and staff were very good, everything came out very quickly and the atmosphere was great! I would definitely recommend to people in the future.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I ate here twice during a business trip to London. First day had a lovely outside seating, great pizza and lovely wine. It was so good I came back again. Tried a different pizza- equally as terrific. All of the food looked great and smelled...More

Thank GroundPounder101
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing food, beautiful wine and fabulous service; this is my favourite restaurant in Islington! It is exceptionally good value and the staff are always very friendly and welcoming. A cut above the chain restaurants you'll find on Upper Street, La Forchetta has a wonderful ambience...More

1  Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is my go to local Italian restaurant that I come to when I want my pizza and pasta fix. Their food is consistently delicious, their pizzas are amongst the best in London, and it's lovely to be served by Italians who are passionate about...More

1  Thank HolidaySheen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place,feeling like a little jump in Italy, fantastic waitress Serena, everything was perfect delicious food. We will back for sure! Lobster was amazing! Thank you guys!!

2  Thank fefesasso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous food, great service. Really friendly staff, and the best atmosphere. Amazing all round. Had a great evening😊.

2  Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant food, great service and the most lovely atmosphere. Lovely place to stop n sit and the most delicious pizza. Having a lovely time celebrating my birthday

2  Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walk into La Forchetta, genuinely thought I was in Italy. Tony was beyond expectation, the best service I've had in a while. The choice of food was exceptional and food was as expected - unreal.

1  Thank Bigk7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unbelievable food and service, outstanding wine selection and a lovely warm atmosphere. Do not hesitate to come here! Ask for tony he is the man!

1  Thank Joe W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing, pizzas, prosecco and the friendliest staff! Prices are crazy good, definitely coming back!!

1  Thank sarah h
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Upper Street | Islington Angel, London N1 0NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7226 6879
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Based on the heart of Angel, London’s vibrant Upper Street easy reached by both retail and business communities La Forchetta is a must for people who seek uncompromised quality, service and value for money in the heart of the City. La Forchetta is built on the principles of creating excellent quality authentic Italian cuisine and providing a high level of efficient and friendly service. Our unique service has established our place in this industry. This allows us to make a distinctive and substantial impact on our customers.La Forchetta is a place to see and to be seen in.With an emphasis on great service in relaxed, stylish surroundings an extensive menu using the finest locally selected ingredients. We are the ideal venue for both business and pleasure dining on the heart of Angel, whether you only have time for a quick bite, or prefer to settle in with friends for the evening.La Forchetta has become a well established favourite among lovers of fine wineand good food and is able to meet a wide range of dining requirements from anintimate dinner for two, large family or social gatherings, business lunches and dinners.La Forchetta will offer you a warm welcome, a really great choice of wines and some excellent food.Offering a small piece of Italy to the people of London for special occasions, whetherit’s a romantic meal for two, a family get together or a social gathering.