- Main course: £16
- Food spend: £24
- Opening hours
- Tuesday to Thursday: 18:00 - 22:00 Friday: 18:00 - 22:30 Saturday: 12:00 - 16:00 & 18:00 - 22:30 Sunday: 12:00 - 16:00 & 18:00 - 21:30.
Excellent service and excellent food
22 May 2019
The cosy Trattoria La Ruga in Walthamstow Village serves authentic French cuisine to east London, with an exquisite menu which changes daily. Intimate and romantic, the restaurant has a small terrace for al fresco dining, and offers a selection of fine wines.
Using seasonal ingredients, the La Ruga menu could include starters of mussels in white wine or snails in garlic butter sauce. Menu specialities include whole Dover sole in butter and lemon sauce, wild boar steak with grilled vegetables in porcini mushroom and cream sauce, and the fillet of beef on a crostini with pate and red wine sauce.
The wine selection includes the work of small, artisan growers to provide pure, refreshing complements to La Ruga’s fine French food.
On the upmarket Orford Road in the village area, La Ruga in Walthamstow is an 8-minute walk from Walthamstow Central Tube Station.
59 Orford Road, Walthamstow Village, London, E17 9NJ
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Customer reviews for La Ruga
((((( 20 May 2018 by James from London
Pleasant, attentive service, good food - would happily recommend.
((((( 19 May 2018 by Mike from London
Great as always esp the fish!
((((( 15 May 2018 by Nikki from London
Fantastic, as always. Perfect little local escape
((((( 18 April 2018 by Pat from London
Thought Italian but ate French. Fabulous French onion soup and prawns exquisite. Main courses of lamb and sea bream cooked to perfection. Delightful service. Light and airy restaurant. Reasonable prices for such good quality cuisine. A restaurant to return to.
((((( 14 April 2018 by John from London
Friendly nice atmosphere good food and service
((((( 14 April 2018 by Chris from Walthamstow
Lovely meal and great staff as per usual.
((((( 27 March 2018 by Vanessa from London
La Ruga makes quality food and the staff was incredibly supportive!
((((( 25 February 2018 by Sunny from London
((((( 24 February 2018 by Rachel from London
We really loved the lamb and steak - best we've have had for a long time. The staff were very helpful and friendly.
((((( 16 February 2018 by Shamein from London
Come here every valentines and never disappointed.
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