Il Gattopardo effortlessly marries iconic cuisine with lesser-known local treasures, transporting you to the heart of Italy.
Category : Restaurant
| Cuisine : Italian
Address : 27 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 4HZ, UNITED KINGDOM
Web : https://gattopardo.restaurant/
Opening Times : Monday - Saturday 12pm to 1am; Sunday 12pm - 12am
Located on the iconic yet secluded Albemarle Street in Mayfair, you'll discover the timelessly intimate Italian gem, Il Gattopardo, which translates to 'Leopard' in English. This restaurant effortlessly marries iconic cuisine with lesser-known local treasures, offering a food that will transport your taste buds straight to the heart of Italy.
Part of the esteemed restaurant group that brought you Amazonico, Roka, and Bar Des Pres. As you step through its doors, you are greeted by an ambiance that draws inspiration from the chic and classy designs of the 1960s Italy, all subtly intertwined with the enchanting allure of leopard motifs.
The menu showcases the very essence of Italian gastronomy. It boasts iconic Italian dishes, executed to an impeccable standard. The classics, such as the velvety burrata, arancini, and tantalizing veal Milanese. However, they are also dedicated to presenting lesser-known local treasures. Such as their luscious lobster gnocchi, a dish that marries the decadence of lobster with the simplicity of gnocchi.
There is the main dining room that exudes an air of sophistication and charm, creating the perfect setting for intimate dinners and celebratory gatherings. The crudo bar, where the freshest seafood takes center stage, allows you to savour the ocean's bounty in its purest form. The terrazza has a retractable roof providing a delightful, al fresco experience. If you are after a semi-private haven, the 'Gina' room is hidden around the corner with a fireplace creating an exclusive setting that seats up to 9 people.
Whether you're seeking the comfort of familiar classics or yearning for the thrill of discovering hidden culinary gems, Il Gattopardo promises an unforgettable dining experience in a chic and stylish setting which sets it apart as a must-visit destination in Mayfair.