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Paradiso Inferno - CLOSED

389 Strand, London WC2R 0LT, England
+44 20 7836 7491
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  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
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13 Jul 2012
“Why paradiso inferno closed”
25 Apr 2012
“Dine in heaven”
Restaurant Hours Closed
389 Strand, London WC2R 0LT, England
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Reviewed 13 July 2012

I went to paradiso infernferno and I was offered to buy drugs by the owner son paolo He was drunk shouting at the stuff even the manager was insulted by him No wonder that place close down All down to drugs by the young owner...More

2  Thank Scrutzer
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Never ate below in the inferno but have had several dinners upstairs in Paradise. Excellent food, service and ambiance

Thank Germanitas
Reviewed 14 February 2012

So sorry to see this place go bust. I'd been going to eat here for about 30 yrs. every couple of yrs with my family for birthdays. My parents knew the owners, and I have to say the place had changed since the younger family...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 27 January 2012

We passed by on 26 January 2012. After 30+ years, the business has closed. A note on the windows said bailiffs had seized the premises on behalf of landlords - presumably rent arrears.

Thank alanreynolds
Reviewed 8 November 2011

I work across the road from this place and while passing yesterday I noticed that it was now empty. There was a sign in the window saying "Thanks for your custom, but we have had to close due to an expired lease".

3  Thank Eoghan_L
Reviewed 11 October 2011

Went here for dinner before attending a show at the Savoy. They were busy but I suspect this was due to location rather than quality. Ordered 2 lasagne , both looked ok and tasted ok, very salty but at £8 each couldnt really complain. Fast...More

Thank nastyGM
Reviewed 12 September 2011

We went to this restaurant based on TA reviews, (albeit only about 9 at that time) and were most disappointed. The waiter was OK, but somewhat pushy for our order. I don't know why, I don't expect he had somewhere to go as it was...More

2  Thank mond101
Reviewed 28 August 2011

The pasta is one of the best my family has ever had. The prices are unbeatable, just 5 pound per each plate of pasta. Located in a beautiful area of London. Fast service too!!

Thank roccarva
Reviewed 9 August 2011

We dined early on a Monday evening and staff couldn’t be less welcoming. Food was fine, usual Italian fare (steak was actually pretty good) and decent selection of wines. We sat upstairs but downstairs didn’t look much better. However, this was nothing compared to the...More

Thank EmmaOLondon
Reviewed 7 August 2011

the young restaurant staff were friendly however the managing staff less friendly and were fairly abrupt when requesting time to decide on food. The wine took along time to arrive as did the condiments. The management seemed over dominant with the staff and would not...More

Thank Loumar12345
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 389 Strand, London WC2R 0LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 7491
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