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Pescatori Italian & Seafood Restaurant - Mayfair
Pescatori Italian & Seafood Restaurant - Mayfair

Pescatori Italian & Seafood Restaurant - Mayfair Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.pescatori.co.uk/dover_street.php
  • Phone: 0207 493 2652
  • Hours of Operation: Mon - Sat: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    5:30pm - 10:30pm


  • Payment Options: AMEX, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Italian
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Private Room, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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A word from Pescatori Italian & Seafood Restaurant - Mayfair
Elegant decoration and the finest seafood available at this established venue in Mayfair, Pescatori Seafood and Italian restaurant selects only the highest quality fish and seafood from the market.
Grandiose but understated, the Lobster Linguine impresses with delicately chosen lobster pieces and a hint of an inimitable amusing tomato sauce. Meanwhile the shellfish Copper Pot leaves you speechless when bursting with flavors and richness, the Italian part offers an irresistible selection of the best Italian wines, liqueurs and Grappa.
Friendly welcoming with an undisturbed but attentive service, Pescatori offers the best of the deep enjoyed in luxuriant surroundings.
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Diner Reviews
  • "Delicious - beautiful seafood- simple but elegant surroundings"
    dined on 28/08/2014
  • "Had another very good meal with two friends at Pescatori Mayfair. Food and service very good in particular the Dover Sole was succulent and delicious (wasn't the biggest Dover Sole I've had however) The Opentable deal of 30% off food makes the experience all the more enticing. will eat here again and the branch in Marylebone"
    dined on 23/08/2014
  • "Pescatori has great food. We were warmly greeted at the door, taken to a nice table and our requests regarding the food were received without any issue. However one major issue with this restaurant and which will put me off going back is the temperature of the Prosecco and white wines which we had. The problem is that ALL the chilled wines were at that temperature so they really need to do something about this. I had to have ice with both aperitif and main course wine which is a shame. Otherwise this is a great place for pasta and fish lovers."
    dined on 22/08/2014
  • "Took my daughter here for her birthday, we had 30% Open Table deal which was very good, plenty of choise I took my daughter here on Friday evening for her birthday we had the 30% OpenTable deal which I found very good, large selection to choose from on the menu our food was nice, my daughter felt her fish was slightly undercooked but we still enjoyed our meal and would go again. Staff are lovely and good ambience."
    dined on 22/08/2014
  • "Booked with 30% off food and was not disappointed. nice setting and a good vibe. Good choice on menu and some great fish dishes. Service was very attentive despite being full, filling glasses etc. Really enjoyable evening thank you"
    dined on 22/08/2014
  • "Late dinner at Pescatori in Mayfair was good. Not many other diners at 9.00pm but that did not worry us. Staff very friendly & attentive. Food was simple but up to the usual high standard Good value with the OpenTable discount."
    dined on 20/08/2014
  • "Very nice seafood restaurant, excellent service but not absolutely top end, it needed the 30% offer to be good value in my opinion. Lovely italian flavours but a couple of mistakes, the calamari and sausage was overcooked, really stretching the definition of 'charred' and cod slightly over for our tastes too. Not major issues but fell short of top marks."
    dined on 18/08/2014
  • "I was there the last saturday. Everything was very nice. The food was outstanding. Very lovely service. Really do recomend."
    dined on 16/08/2014
  • "Cozy and warm restaurant with great seafood. The 30% off offer on open table makes it great value for money"
    dined on 09/08/2014
  • "BEST SPAGUETTI LOBSTER I EVER EAT THE TOMATO SAUCE WAS REALLY GOOD THE SAPGUETII WAS COOKEDTO PERFECTION AL DENTE MA NON TROPPO"
    dined on 08/08/2014
  • "We visited on Friday night, were shown to our table ahead of reservation time. We switched seats no problemo. The service was attentive, and we had a nice meal and experience overall."
    dined on 08/08/2014
  • "We went for lunch at Pescatori on a Wednesday in August. It was quite busy mainly with business people. It is a pleasant spot for lunch and the food was very enjoyable in particular the seafood platter which included a very impressive lobster."
    dined on 06/08/2014
  • "Had a lovely quiet table as requested. Excellent service and outstanding food. Husband received a surprise birthday dessert ! Will be returning."
    dined on 30/07/2014
  • "Cozy Mayfair place for a business lunch with tables allowing quiet conversations"
    dined on 29/07/2014
  • "...although we booked through Open Table with a '30% OFF FOOD' offer that wasn't respected on our bill! Aside from that disappointment the food was lovely and service was good."
    dined on 26/07/2014
  • "The menu was extensive & had something to appeal to everyone. The food was well cooked & presented & the service was attentive. Although we mentioned that we were using the 30% offer when we arrived, the bill arrived with no discount so we had to point this out to get it amended, which was disappointing"
    dined on 11/07/2014
  • "Four of us had a late lunch mid week. Excellent choices on the menu and affordable wine list. Service very good and staff friendly and helpful. We had 3 course each and everyone really enjoyed the food. Beautifully cooked and presented. Could not find a fault, not even a tiny one. We will definitely be back."
    dined on 10/07/2014
  • "Outstanding starter of tuna carpaccio and dessert of gnocchi. Main of tuna was very good, but tad gristle in part (not much, though, but enough to be noticeable). Zucchini side very good. Toptable discount made for appropriate level of money for food, although would have been just a bit expensive without the discount.mserive was very good until they became busy (just after we finished main), and thus took a long time to get dessert menu, for them to come back to us and take our order, and then once we finished dessert to pay--a total of about an hour from finishing main to paying. They initially forgot the toptable discount but quickly fixed this. Overall excellent seafood place."
    dined on 08/07/2014
  • "Nice set up allowing for private business conversations. Perfect lunch place in Mayfair. Delicious food, attentive service."
    dined on 08/07/2014
  • "We chose the Top Table offer which was very good value (30% off food). We shared a starter of asparagus which was excellent and both our mains (Spaghetti alle Vongole and Tagliatelle al Granchio) were very good - tho the portions were enormous! We then shared a dessert of strawberries with basil which was really tasty. All in all, very good - and the staff were very friendly."
    dined on 01/07/2014
  • "while i have enjoyed their fitzrovia location before- first time at this one right in heart of mayfair- and hey who can beat the 30% discount we had that night. Very enjoyable."
    dined on 01/07/2014
  • "Located in Mayfair this restaurant offers good value through using deals. All the food is fresh and presented well. We had the Zuppa da Mare which was huge! Sadly it was very salty and we could not do it justice."
    dined on 27/06/2014
  • "Enjoyed a very pleasant lunch with an ex colleague. Service was good and unobtrusive. Food excellent. The specials of salt baked Sea Bass and Monkfish in a rich tomato sauce were absolutely delicious. Makes a great lunch venue."
    dined on 27/06/2014
  • "It's a shame. I've given Pescatori one more chance and very disappointed by the food they are offering. The quality of the fish and other seafood are just not fresh and tasteless. They use their sauce to cover the blendness of their prawn, monkfish, squid and seabass (which we ordered). The only one that's got taste is the cockles. I guess they can get away with it if they are serving a non-regular seafood eater but for our table it was really disappointing. Oh, even the bread was stale, probably leftover from the night before. It's a shame because it's in a good location and the staff were polite and you can see they make an effort but the food just not good."
    dined on 25/06/2014
  • "a delightful Mayfair restaurant, lovely room very pleasant service and good food. I had oysters, which were fresh,delicious and presented as one would expect.My companion had dressed crab, again v good. We both went for the special of Turbot, which was again v.good served with caramelised shallots (these could have been a bit more caramelised) and new potatoes. then shared a desert which was good. the wine we had was not initially cool enough, however the bucket dealt with this and possibly a few pounds overpriced. the 30% off food opentable deal made a welcome reduction to a price I would say was correct for this restaurant. I will return"
    dined on 20/06/2014
  • "Good restaurant, specials worth going for, service good and a nice environment."
    dined on 13/06/2014
  • "This was my third visit to Pescatori in Mayfair in just over a year. The food never disappoints, nor its variety for seafood lovers. It is well cooked and presented. The service is competent and attentive. Good offerings from the specials board too. And great desserts."
    dined on 10/06/2014
  • "Myself, my sister and her eleven year old son dined at Pescatori on Dover Street on a Saturday evening in early June, taking advantage of the 30% off food offer from OT. Pescatori's seafood choices and style of presentation are on a par with most top seafood restaurants in London but are significantly less expensive, especially so with the OT deal. We variously had lobster, cod and crab dishes, and freshness of all ingredients, including accompaniments, ensured complete enjoyment. The welcome we received was warm, and our request for a particular table was complied with. Service during the meal was attentive without being overbearing. Wine choice is extensive and well priced. I've dined here over many years and have yet to be disappointed."
    dined on 07/06/2014
  • "Food is nothing close to the Italian one they claim to bring to the table, being Italian I know what the dishes should have tasted like and I was very disappointed. The seafood wasn't tasty. I had the fritto misto as a starter, lacked flavour and salt, then followed my clams linguine that tasted nothing like the Italian recipe and shellfish was tasteless. The service was average, the ambience was ok, I would not recommend this to a friend. "
    dined on 02/06/2014
  • "good italian food in an excellent location. Service and ambience also excellent"
    dined on 19/05/2014
  • "It is only the second time I have been here and both food and service has been outstanding. The staff give such a warm welcome and nothingis too much trouble. I am claustrophobic and they found me appropriate seating. The lobster is the best iv had in London. The cheese board is amazing. This little find has become my favourite place to go."
    dined on 14/05/2014
  • "On arrival, lovely foody aromas and comfortable looking seating. But in reality the table is too small, as it is already fairly crowded on arrival, then tapenade, Sicilain olives, bread and drinks are served and the long single sheet menus are fairly difficult to handle. The inevitable happened, a Bellini is knocked over. That was quickly and efficiently handled; but in silence.. However a nice touch; we had only a carafe of wine but it was kept in and served from an ice bucket ++. The menu reads very well, great ingredients and exciting combinations. But every dish was bland, bland, bland. Is that why the fairly hefty salt and pepper pots were on the table ? Sorry but i do not go out to dine and season the food myself. Big disappointment."
    dined on 13/05/2014
  • "Met my friend here for dinner and was very impressed by the variety of fish dishes available. Definitely a place to go if you are a fish/seafood lover! Decor was lovely and ambience also good. Very much enjoyed our evening and will return."
    dined on 13/05/2014
  • "It was very busy in the night we were in, so the service was very slow, but still in good manner, no complain. Food is average plus, not sure they are good value though - if we were not on the TT's 30% off deal, I would reluctantly to rate it is good value for money. Overall, it is a decent place for Italian. "
    dined on 07/05/2014
  • "We ate here early evening after a late matinee at theatre, and were very impressed. Even before 7pm there were a good number of diners, and the atmosphere was lively. Good wine list, including the excellent Salice Salentino, and extensive seafood menu, though with alternatives for the non-pescatorian. Olive tapenade and bread was a good preamble, though the separate bowl of olives on ice was not good value for money. Starters of grilled squid with chorizo; and crab and avocado bruschetta were both tasty and well presented. Mains of swordfish pasta, and of hake stuffed with black pudding in a wine and cream sauce were imaginative and well prepared. We didn't manage dessert, and with 30% offer, the whole bill was under £100, reasonable VFM."
    dined on 03/05/2014
  • "I have eaten at pescatore with my wife long before we were married and we will continue. It's part of our memory now. The food is always great and they pay attention to details within the food order. 10 from 10"
    dined on 29/04/2014
  • "This restaurant never fails to deliver fantastic food and a relaxed atmosphere. The staff are attentive but don't rush you and the menu is extensive. As a party of five we had a variety of main courses (the tuna was particularly good ), and deserts followed by coffee / tea. Thoroughly enjoyable meal and definitely somewhere I'll be returning too in the very near future. "
    dined on 29/04/2014
  • "Pleasant dining venue, food was above par; sea bass and sea bream were of good quality. Comments; could refine the rather garish appearance of the menus, increase the range of grappa, and ensure the staff are attentive throughout the entirety of the evening (which seemed to wane towards the end), however these points are trivial and hardly spoiled the occasion."
    dined on 26/04/2014
  • "We have been to the restaurant several times now and were never disappointed, however, this time the sharing platter Ortolana we ordered was really good and special again. We continued with the baked sea bream and the Tuna nicoise type dish, followed by desert. Everything was lovely, well presented and tasted really good. The restaurant was booked but we sat in the front area this time and there was enough time given in-between the dishes. We are already looking forward for our next visit/dining experience. Thanks"
    dined on 26/04/2014
  • "Hugely enjoyable celebration as table for 4, great value using the food discount. Service attentive while restaurant was full, as noise level rose shared less of other diner's table conversation! Multiple fish dishes shared as a group, all fresh and delightfully presented."
    dined on 25/04/2014