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Friends of Flavours

4 Green Lane | Penge, London SE20 7JA, England
+44 20 8659 7427
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
“sea bass” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4 Green Lane | Penge, London SE20 7JA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Must be good because my partner liked it and he is very fussy about his food and normally would not try Italian but I promised him a lovely steak. This place is Italian sophistication in Penge of all places! He had the grilled sirloin which...More

Thank mazzacat85
Reviewed 4 days ago

Accidental find after the receptionist at the Travelodge said there was not a good Italian restaurant within walking distance. I suppose she was right - this isn't just good - it's great. Could not fault the service or the food.

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Friends of Flavours last night after a recommendation from a friend. It was amazing. The food was incredible. We would have bought more but our budget couldn’t stretch unfortunately! The young waitress worked really hard to keep our table happy too. Great...More

1  Thank Seamus C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely Italian restaurant in Penge. It was our first time here and having gone past it so many times we can't believe we left it so long to try it out. The food was superb! Looking forward to coming back.

Thank Ollie M
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We haven't been to this restaurant, although my daughter has a while back. Went there as a family for my father in law 86th birthday. What a lovely surprise...it's a little oasis in the middle of Penge....the food was lovely , the service was so...More

Thank jackie1637597
Reviewed 13 March 2018

i went there with my family a few times and we have always been very happy with the food and the service. They are wonderful with children too and don't make you feel that they are an inconvenience, on the contrary!

Thank liv020
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We went here as an extended family for mother's Day lunch. What a lovely place. Staff are friendly and professional, food is great and the decor and atmosphere is nice too. Family friendly even for little ones with high chairs available and baby change. An...More

Thank fatspanna
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I have never eaten here sooner! Passed this restaurant for years and always wondered what it was like, finally visited here.... What a place, great atmosphere, lovely staff and of course the food...to die for. I had beer tempura King Prawns to start with..disappointed there...More

Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I had never been there before, so we decided to go there for my mother in laws 80th birthday. I wasn't disappointed the food was amazing, the staff were friendly and helpful and the restaurant was clean and ambiance was brilliant. I am Gluten free...More

Thank kavis66
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Personally I prefer more of a 'Traditional' Italian restaurant, this one is more modern but clearly a much needed and appreciated addition to the area as it's always buzzing! Have eaten here twice now, both times, very enjoyable. But it was missing something I cant...More

Thank _liz_daisy
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Response from Soooo2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry didn't see the message Parking available in local side streets usually but no car park
14 June 2015|
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Response from SofiaGuidi | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday - Thursday: 6pm - 10:30pm. Friday: 12- 3pm 6-10:30pm Saturday: 12 - 10:30pm Sunday: 12 - 10pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Green Lane | Penge, London SE20 7JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8659 7427
Friends of Flavours is the result of a long lasting passion for fresh and tasty food. We specialize in the delicious highlights of food and wine from all across Italy. Our restaurant has an excellent reputation for serving authentic Italian food, appreciated by people who love everything about Italian cuisine. Our experienced Italian chefs create every day a unique dining experience for you and your friends.
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