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103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
+44 20 7267 9797
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“tiramisu” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant can be the best italian I was in all my life. Food is delicious, so cheap to be in London. The service near tp excellence, they know who the can threat with the client in every moment. Music and decorations take you straight...More

Thank Arturo L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're into Italian food and you live around NW London, Kentish Town, Rosella is one place you should try. The food is substantial and not expensive. Personally, I don't eat other animals, but my friend had steak, which she said was very delicious, as...More

Thank Leon N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to this restaurant for the past 5 yeras. Great food and amazing service. Very freindly staff.

Thank James W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here with a group of 5 friends, and we tried most things on the menu (including the specials). Testament to the quality of the food, we ate every last bit of what we ordered! Having recently visited Italy, it was great to have proper...More

Thank Robert C
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rob, Thank you for leaving a review! We are glad yourself and all your friends enjoyed your meals, and to know we are not nailing our home dishes is great. Thanks again and hopefully see you soon! Luca

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner late on Friday night. Excellent pizza. Had the feast pizza and it was loaded on a thin crust. The tiramisu is worth every penny. There are many options on the menu but this is my goto place for good Pizza. You will...More

Thank HappyCouple112009
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for leaving a great starred review!Glad you had a great meal and amazing to know that we are your go to Pizza place, we will be sure to let the pizza chef know! :) Thanks again and hopefully see you again soon...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great Service, Friendly Staff, Fantastic food - Really recommend trying a few of the pasta dishes and sharing, the wine from the family vineyard is also excellent.

Thank juli0g33
Luca M, Manager at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Juli for taking the time to leave a review and very happy that you liked the dishes and the family wine. Will definitely let my relatives know! Hopefully see you again soon, Luca

Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a small local italian restaurant with four outside tables as well as the interior. We called in on a busy Saturday night without booking. They found us a table - in the inside. We had an enjoyable meal (Starters Green Salad and House...More

Thank JohnN6
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, glad to see you enjoyed your meals. We will definitely look into the air conditioning, apologies for this. Next time you stop by request to the waiter/waitress that you wish to sit away...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited the restaurant on a Saturday night as we live really close and we read good reviews. As we got there I soon realised that the staff was not as warm and friendly as I have experienced in other Italian restaurants...More

Thank Steflai
Luca M, Owner at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Stef, I am so sad to hear that you had a poor visit to my restaurant. Our staff are always very welcoming and although Kentish Town might not be as busy as central, our establishment can be. However this would not excuse any un-friendly...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The staff were all very polite, the food was amazing and beyond delicious, the portion sizes were more than generous also! Very good prices! I will definitely coming back here again!

Thank Ricardas Z
Luca M, Manager at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ricardas, Thank you for leaving a lovely review! I look forward to seeing you again! Luca

Reviewed 22 June 2017

We went for dinner before a show at the O2. What a great choice. Our starters were stuffed mushroom and a baked dish with pancetta and avocado. Our mains were Spaghetti Napoli and Penne Rossella. Everything we had was delicious. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank BEV_T2012
Luca M, Manager at Rossella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you so much for the kind review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed both starters and mains. We like to keep the costs affordable to allow everyone to have a great time. So hopefully see you again soon, Luca

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Highgate Road | Kentish Town, London NW5 1TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7267 9797
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Located in the heart of Kentish Town, Rossella's ethos "Il piacere di mangiare, la cucina italiana semplice e buona”, {the pleasure of eating simple and healthy Italian cooking} is what drives our chefs to bring you a wide array of dishes from The North and Po Valley to Sicily and Sardinia.Our restaurant space is steered towards a vibrant but relaxed environment – a perfect dining destination for both intimate meals and larger parties, with friendly and knowledgeable staff.
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