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Al Volo - CLOSED

2 Ely's Yard | The Old Truman Brewery, London E1 6QR, England
+44 20 7377 0808
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
4 Apr 2014
19 Sep 2013
“Really great pizza”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2 Ely's Yard | The Old Truman Brewery, London E1 6QR, England
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

simple word, fantastic. what a place, surprisingly good. I thought it would be just another nice place, but it was better then I expected.

1  Thank michaeldawson1983
Reviewed 20 September 2013

Great little pizza restaurant found in a funky part of town. Didn't know what to expect, but I have to say, the pizza was very nice, nice thin base with a fluffy crust on the outside, combined with a very nice tomatoe base. Not too...More

2  Thank Cepies
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We stopped in here for lunch after shopping at the Bricklanes. It is a nice place to escape the hustle and bustle of the area. We got a very friendly welcome by the staff and the service was very attentive. I ordered the steak on...More

1  Thank Crewze
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Pizza was quite all right, I had Pizza Sarda which was a bit undercooked and therefor not that tasty. But my wife had a properly cooked "Crudo grans e rucola" pizza and it was delicious! We chose to have the house white wine, which was...More

1  Thank PyynikinParoni
Reviewed 20 August 2013

A party of ten of us went to this restaurant last night. The food was delicious, large portions and great service. Don't hesitate to go if you are in the area!

1  Thank merlinLondonUk
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I have been in this restaurant 2 or 3 times and I have always had a good experience. Last saturday I went with my sister and it was really good. The service was extraordinary, we didn't have to wait at all, the food was really...More

1  Thank CChamorro
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I did not know Al Volo and I am so glad I do know! I went there last week and not only I had the chance to sit in their very cool outside/terrace area, but had the most delicious Italian dish too. The staff was...More

Thank Joel C
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Took 1h30 to serve our pizzas, and the restaurant was half empty. Food and service used to be good here, now the food is average at best and the service is terrible. It's sad because they have a great spot, especially the outdoor tables in...More

Thank giaudi
Reviewed 18 June 2013

I've been living in London for 2 years, but I'm always looking for new restaurants that could remember me pizzas I can eat in Italy. Al Volo is surely one of those!! I've been there about one month ago with some friends: nice service, good...More

Thank Ilaria S
Reviewed 1 May 2013

I never write reviews however on this occasion i felt obliged to. Iv been an occasional visitor at this restaurant for a good 2 years now, during which its changed hands a few times with little impact on the quality of the food, always fresh,...More

1  Thank mancmike84
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ely's Yard | The Old Truman Brewery, London E1 6QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighbourhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7377 0808
  • E-mail
With a characteristic setting inside the Old Truman Brewery in London's East End, Al Volo Italian restaurant offers tasty regional cuisine, complemented by home-made pasta. Although modern in design, the restaurant's atmosphere is homely and welcoming. East End restaurants tend to offer very good value for money and Al Volo is no exception. Whether you choose to eat indoors or on the summer terrace, you can choose from a variety of regional dishes, personally chosen by chef Antonio Tonelli and his team to represent some of the top cuisine from various regions of Italy. Just a short walk from the restaurant, Old Spitalfields Market is a great place to work up an appetite before your meal or take a leisurely stroll afterwards. 4 Tube stations are also within reach of Al Volo, making it easy accessible, so if you are looking for Italian restaurants in London, this contemporary spot makes a great choice for breakfast, lunch or dinner. On Sunday afternoons (from 3pm) you could also join London's original Spritz party to get you in the mood for your meal!
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