Restaurants, Italian Fitzrovia
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Fish and seafood plays a lead role at this family-run Italian on Charlotte Street. It's one of two Pescatoris in London - there's another over in Mayfair, too.

The menu certainly reads like an authentic slice of coastal Italian cuisine. Dishes range from fritto misto and bruschetta di granchio to yellow fin tuna carpaccio with tempura oyster, oven-baked sea bream with rosemary, Amalfi lemon and garlic, and tagliatelle con bolognese di mare - a pasta dish made with a ragu of smoked haddock and cod with carrots, onions, white wine and thyme. 

It's not all fish and seafood though. Dishes with a foot on terra firma include wild mushroom risotto with parmesan, a roast rack of Cumbrian lamb with a pistachio crust, and filetto di maiale - Tamworth pork fillet wrapped in a pancetta and sage, served with pumpkin purée, cannellini beans, wine and a balsamic jus. 

Keep an eye out for set menus and private dining options, too.


Venue name: Pescatori
Address: 57 Charlotte Street
Transport: Tube: Goodge Street tube
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Chlo Fo

Despite it's large size, Pescatori does a good job of creating cosy pockets that make you feel like you're dining in a quaint Italian Taverna. The menu is simple, nothing groundbreaking, just good Italian food done well. The linguine lobster was sublime and the portion was pretty decent, if slightly on the pricey side. Service was friendly, but a little slow.

Yasmin B

Pescatori is a fantastic restaurant for fish lovers. The service is very attentive and the food is brilliant. They also have a very good wine selection. Prices are quite steep but the quality of the food makes it worth the money. Overall highly recommended.

Alex H

We tried the unlimited prosecco offer.

Drinks continually topped up from the start. The staff were particularly friendly.

We had scallops, hake and cheesecake. Amazing

Highly recommend



Staff Writer

Always a winner. Consistent standards which are high, great daily fish selection. Staff always look after customers well. Well worth checking out for the fish alone. Love atmosphere.