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Scalini

#878 of 17,931 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Chelsea
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1-3 Walton Street, London SW3 2JD, England
+44 20 7225 2301
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Today
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been going to Scalinis over the last 15 years and it has never let us down. Buzzy atmosphere and fantastic Italian food. Pasta to dream about and the best Veal chop and Dover Sole in London.

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Thank Dwaimom
Level Contributor
26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been eating here for well over 30 years. Nothing changes its excellent and highly recommended. One feels they are at home.

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Thank Mazen A
Hong Kong, China
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family dinner for four and enjoyed the food - it was very busy and quite noisy but the service was good. Lots of efficient staff and well cooked simple classic Italian food. Loved my liver!

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Thank Mark L
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been there with friends for both lunch and dinner. Excellent Italian food. Good wine list. Attentive but not obtrusive service. People obviously enjoying themselves so gets quite noisy when full. On the expensive side but very well worth it.

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Thank vernviper
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a customer dinner and what can I say the restaurant is quant not a large place staff are amazing and very attentive service is excellent not pushy at all the menu has a good selection for all tastes and the helping are very generous it is very busy and at times got a bit loud but that would... More 

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Thank nfinbow
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place amazing food and of course great location for a nice stroll afterwards, it's a must try!

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Thank JDME17
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

A delightfully warm authentically Italian restaurant. Playful and charming the older members of staff are masters at making you feel like old friends and most welcome. All the classic and favourite dishes you hope for are there amongst other current and modern dishes. The decor and ambience are low key elegant and the hum of conversation is lively but not... More 

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Thank Suzanne S
Atlanta, Georgia
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125 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My friend and I decided to eat at Scalini because it was right around the corner from where we were staying at it had good reviews. We were not disappointed. The food, the service and the ambience were all wonderful. We were welcomed upon arrival by the owner and his large staff. The restaurant was full and lively but the... More 

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Thank 10LeagueBoots
Doha, Qatar
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129 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, and great value for money. One of the best Minestrone soup I have every had. Unbelievable fresh sea bass, and the Vegetable Risotto is a must. Will defiantly return. Highly recommended

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Thank QatariNational
Dallas, Texas
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274 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I love Scalini. The food, atmosphere and service are always terrific. This time I strayed from my standby of the veal and opted for the skate on recommendation of the waiter. It was terrific. It is basically the wing of a ray. The meat is really tender and juicy and the flavors were amazing. Make a reservation early as this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Walton Street, London SW3 2JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7225 2301

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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