Paesan Crouch End

(71 Reviews)
48c The Broadway, Crouch End,, London, London, N8 9TP
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Lunch at Paesan Crouch End

This offer is available from March 17, 2020 until April 1, 2021, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface. Offer excludes service and includes VAT. Not available in conjunction with other offers.

Opening hours

Sunday to Thursday: 12:00 - 23:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 23:30.

Restaurant description

Situated in the vibrant neighbourhood of Crouch End, Paesan is an Italian restaurant specialising in simple but delicious food. Enjoy seasonal menus and a friendly atmosphere.

Paesan in Crouch End is inspired by the traditional trattorias found across Italy, with dishes from every region of the country. Choose from sharing plates and fresh pasta, including orecchiette with nduja, bruschetta, meatballs and risotto di funghi. The menu changes with the season, allowing Paesan in London to take advantage of fresh ingredients.

Meat and fish dishes can be found on the specials board, with a cooking philosophy that has been passed down through the family. Authentic Italian food is served at Paesan in Crouch End among a laidback, welcoming atmosphere. An open kitchen offers the perfect opportunity to see the chefs at work.

Paesan Crouch End is located in the centre of the area, next to Crouch End Clock Tower and a 2-minute walk from Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Paesan Crouch End
(based on 71 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (2)
  • al fresco (12)
  • business (3)
  • child friendly (3)
  • dinner (52)
  • entertainment (3)
  • large parties (5)
  • lunch (34)
  • luxury (2)
  • private dining (6)
  • romantic (23)
  • trendy (16)
  • value (9)
  • By Jeremy W from London
    26 August 2020

    We went to Paesan for the last Eat out to Help out evening in the crouch end restaurant and had an amazing dinner. We shared starters then had the amazing beef Ragu. The wine was reasonably priced and fantastic. Would recommend for a treat, no cheap (outwith EOTHO) but still very nice and worth the money. Will be back!

  • By Anna S from Crouch End
    26 August 2020

    It tasted great, but on our way home we had to grab an oven pizza as we were still starving! So don't go here if you're hungry. Portion sizes are extremely small (even the regular size), and for the price that's just not okay. I don't mind paying £14-£16 for a great dish of pasta, but then I don't want to go home being hungry.

  • By Richard J from London
    25 August 2020

    Great food, friendly staff, nice atmosphere - who could want for more?

  • By Holly P from Crouch End
    12 August 2020

    This definitely felt like a restaurant that should have waited longer to open. The covid-19 measures just made it feel like a rushed, unpleasant experience and really took the joy out of eating out. I was also very disappointed with my food, both pasta dishes had pasta that was really undercooked - not 'al-dente', it was [raw] in the middle. For the price we paid and given the reputation of the restaurant, I was expecting much better. The sauces were delicious, but I couldn't enjoy the dish as a whole due to the pasta. I definitely won't be returning and will actively advise local friends not to go.

  • By Reg B from London
    10 August 2020

    Lovely food, had a nice table on the terrace outside for a bit of al fresco dining. Will be back soon for sure!

  • By Katja T from London
    7 August 2020

    Fabulous carbonara - very authentic! Was able to eat a whole bowl without feeling stodgy like you do at many places. Gorgeous little terrace as well. A fabulous Italian restaurant!

  • By Sophie O from London
    5 August 2020

    Very limited menu, poor quality food (my fish arrived raw), service fine but they didn’t offer any compensation for having to send back meal. I have been here prior to lockdown and while I never had an amazing experience they are certainly cutting corners now. Understandable in current climate but wouldn’t go back again. Disappointing.

  • By Nicola M from London
    4 August 2020

    Loved visiting Paesan, great atmosphere even with social distancing etc. The food was delicious especially the gnocchi with Gorgonzola and walnuts!

  • By Guy K from London
    1 August 2020

    Food was great, service great, ate on the roof terrace great location

  • By Moira S from London
    17 July 2020

    Very good pasta vegetarian and non vegetarian. Good outside terrace on a lovely sunny evening. Attentive service. Wine and coffee also very enjoyable.

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Paesan Crouch End
48c The Broadway, Crouch End,, London, London, N8 9TP

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  • Lunch at Paesan Crouch End

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