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A Cena

418 Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2EB, England
+44 20 8288 0108
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
418 Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We could have been in Italy, so authentic, such a treat! Everything was perfect from welcome to food to service to ambience, what a pleasure! Really fab to find somewhere that prides itself on great quality at justified prices.

Thank Letitia P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I thought I knew all the good places to eat in Richmond but I was wrong. I had not been here until this week. Great, fresh and authentically Italian food. Not a pizza in sight and all the better for it. Intimate setting, perfect for...More

Thank pinkladyx23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not been here before, but had tried and always been full - but this time, for my mid-week birthday we were lucky. The restaurant is surprisingly spacious inside and nicely/subtlely decorated. The service was discreet but very attentive and the food, and drink, was superb....More

Thank nigelgibbs1
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

A memorable experience in the heart of Richmond and Twickenham. Fine, fresh, and creatively appealing cooking in a classic Italian trattoria environment. The restaurant is of moderate size, and that allows them to do everything well. You will love the variety of dishes, the excellent...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is easily my favourite restaurant in Richmond!! I come here several times a year with my family - it's elegant but with a relaxed vibe! From my experience, the menu changes regularly and there are always some classics on there like caprese salad or...More

Thank Buzz L
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Have been visiting the restaurant for years and it doesn't disappoint! The food is fabulous and the cocktails are a real crowd pleaser. Whether it be for lunch or dinner, I've always received a very warm greeting and prompt and friendly service. It has a...More

Thank S1monW3
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Well appointed restaurant just near Richmond bridge. We were 9 - ate towards the back of the restaurant. Seating was comfortable. Menu not very varied - a little unclear- I misread it - thought I was getting bruschetta with Italian sausages but got a sausage...More

Thank Dominic1954
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Never fussy, never over the top. Just delicious and comforting Italian food made from scratch. The best. Thanks for having us!

Thank Good_Food_Only_pleas
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Bad service, worst food. The service were not interested why we didn't eat our food. We didn't find any Italian reference but the name of the restaurant.

1  Thank Marianouk
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Went there just by chance and got a lovely table. The place had a a nice buzz and doesn't look much, neither the presentation of the food, but when you try the actual food it is amazing!!!! the quality is outstanding!! I tried the red...More

Thank Nomis89
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2EB, England
  • Public Transportation: Richmond Station or St Margarets Station
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Twickenham
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8288 0108
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A Cena restaurant is located just over the Richmond Bridge in East Twickenham. A fantastic local italian restaurant set in a warm, friendly, elegant but relaxed atmosphere with a menu that constantly changes to suit the changing seasons and ensuring only the freshest and best ingredients go into our dishes. The wine list is superb ranging from small, modest Italian Vineyards to some of the great names and vintages. A Cena means "at dinner" and is pronounced "Ah Chenna"
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