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La Collina

#5,954 of 17,841 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
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17 Princess Road, London NW1 8JR, England
+44 20 7483 0192
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:30
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east sussex uk
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211 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A saturday night here arrived 7.15 , full by 8 pm Very cosy , warm lighting , good italian food Pasta , fish , tiramisu well done A pleasure to eat here , service by the owner And staff excellent, Its become a regular again

Thank alanEastSussexUk
Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had a great dinner with friends on a Fridaynight in November. Prosecco, scallops, pasta,wine,coffee...everything was very very good. Thank you for a nice evening.

Thank annemieversweyveld
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

I visited London for the weekend with friends and this Italian restaurant was recommended to us. We went to this lovely place on Friday evening and it definitely was an excellent choice! Food was delicious, staff friendly & attentive, great atmosphere. Neighborhood is perfect to escape from the hectic city center. I will definitely return next time I visit London.... More 

Thank Kristel D
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

SIx of us went last week to this restaurant and it was a horrible experience. I ordered a pasta dish for the main. I like garlic but it was so overladen with garlic, I found it impossible to eat. When I called the waiter and explained it wasn't edible he said 'you should have told me you don't like garlic'.... More 

Thank alexpie5476
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We happened upon this little restaurant after getting a hotel near London zoo. The food was absolutely fantastic with fantastic service. Would highly recommend !

Thank Rebecca J
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We came with high expectations, given that the restaurant was highly recommended by neighbours who are generally spot-on about local restaurants, and that it wasn't that easy to book a table. Perhaps it's nicer in the summer when the terrace is open, but it's hard to believe that alone could elevate the food we ate last night to an acceptable... More 

Thank JoLtd
Obertop, Owner at La Collina, responded to this review

Dear joLtd, we are a local restaurant preparing fresh and quality food and follow our passion for this job.Certainly mistake can happen during a busy night but we generally have feedback directly from customer and solve the problem on the spot with my apologies and the chef that as been the same co-owner for the past 5 years. something can... More 

London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wanted a low-key Italian, neighbourhood restaurant, with a nice outdoor table, and this pretty much fit the bill perfectly. The interior looks a bit 'old fashioned', but nothing really wrong with it - however on a hot summer's evening, we asked for and received a table in their lovely garden. The whole restaurant has this smell about it which takes... More 

1 Thank AsaJ545
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We came as a group of 8 today and was promised a table outside. Got there and the manager decided the weather wasn't good enough. It was sunny and nice. So we decided we wanted to change restaurant and he tried to charge us 10 pound each for no reason! All the waiters stared at us when we sat down... More 

1 Thank antg007
Paris, France
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We are use to spend diners (family or friends) to this quiet and savoureux restaurant. Nice pasta, good wine, pleasant staff.... Good place that I'd recommend.

1 Thank family75
Takoma Park, Maryland
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

This is a small place but they were able to seat a wedding party of 14 (and a few other regular guests). They laid on a magnificent dinner, some items set and some a choice -- all exquisitely prepared. The cuisine is fine dining Italian and the wines complemented the food. The "wedding cake" was a marvelous creation of berries... More 

1 Thank Pierre P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, European, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Princess Road, London NW1 8JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7483 0192
Highly praised by Time Out, La Collina serves stunning modern and traditional Italian cuisine, from fresh fish dishes to homemade pastas. Enjoy a fine Italian wine in the minimalist dining room or dine in one of the two al fresco spaces; either the pavement spot or the pretty sheltered decking with greenery and flowers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?