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Macellaio RC South Kensington

4.5
4.5
724 Reviews
£26 to £40
Italian

Welcome to MACELLAIO RC SOUTH KENSINGTON, kingdom of the Italian Fassona beef and the first butchery-restaurant opened in London.

We offer only products of excellence from the best Italian companies such as Fassona beef, charcuterie, delicious cheeses and a quite extensive selection of Italian wines. When selecting them, we want to praise not only the product itself but -above all- the work of the artisans workers that are behind them.
The beef selection takes place from small farms located between Monforte d'Alba, Serralunga, Roddi and Alba, where each animal is treated with respect.

And our façon d-être, of course, the typical Italian way: a warn familiar greeting the willingness to provide the best service, like when entering in an old Trattorie of 'Bel Paese'…
Welcome and feel like home!

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Italian, Steak

  • Hours of Operation

    Mon-Thu 12:00pm-3:00pm and 6:00pm - 11:00pm Fri-Sun 12:00pm-11:00pm

  • Phone number

    020 7589 5834

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress Code

    Business Casual

  • Area

    South Kensington

  • Parking Details

    Street Parking

  • Public Transit

    South Kensington station

  • Additional

    Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking, Wine

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What 724 people are saying

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4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.3Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.1Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • South West London

    Business Meals

  • South West London

    Fit for Foodies

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  1. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Los Angeles

    6 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on 10 June 2022

    overall3food3service1ambience4

    I had heard great things about this restaurant and was excited to try it out. The front of house was accommodating with tables but unfortunately that’s where the service stopped. We had to ask 3 times to order and when ordering the server was only interested in up selling the most expensive meat at large portions. He showed us three sizes before becoming frustrated and choosing a portion for us, of course it was too big and was never finished. The server also got the dish wrong, we had ordered what the table next to us had and didn’t offer to replace it. In saying that the bone marrow to start was very good but unfortunately the rest of the food, including vegetable side dishes were covered in large amounts of oil :(

  2. S

    S1274

    London

    198 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    198 reviews

    Dined on 7 June 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience3

    Lovely meal outside prior to cinema - lovely service too

  3. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 June 2022

    overall3food3service3ambience2

    Excellent meat selection. Amazing hams.

  4. AG

    AndreasG

    London

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 1 May 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience3

    very good food and explanations from the waiter regarding the different types of meat. the fries were a bit expensive for a side dish, this was the only negative aspect of our evening.

  5. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 20 April 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5

    Excellent service and knowledgeable staff, good recommendations. The only thing I would point out is the bread which was a bit dry. I had a really good experience overall and I would definitely come again.

  6. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 April 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5

    Anniversary

  7. F

    Faustino

    London

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on 2 April 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    An amazing place for meat lovers. Always a pleasure

  8. RP

    RP63

    London

    26 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    26 reviews

    Dined on 2 April 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Had dinner there with my girlfriend on a sat night / ypu will want to make sure you can sit in the back room to get the ambience of the place The attraction is the steak / and meat more generally - it is dry aged / prepared on the bone and presented off - high quality but lacking seasoning Sides rather small - desserts traditional selection for Italian but well prepared Wine list varied but on expensive side The result is a full 3 course dinner for more than £125 a person. Thus, the moderate value for money

  9. m

    mrees007

    London

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on 28 March 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Best meat in town.

  10. JP

    JamesP

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 March 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Was very good food was amazing and service was excellent.

  11. GM

    GioeleM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 20 December 2021

    overall5food5service4ambience4

    Amazing experience, I am Italian from Florence and I can say that I have eaten in worst restaurants in Italy, this is a truly Italian restaurant with Italian flavours. Great attention to details Staff helpful and professional

  12. ND

    NicolasD

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 December 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience3

    A top choice for a meat and Italian restaurant. The room downstairs is not so fancy but is ok. Nice service. A bit expensive on the overall.

  13. RG

    RosieG

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 1 December 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We had a wonderful time there for our son’s 21st birthday. He loves beef and this was next level delicious. We were looked after very well and even given a cake with candles. Thanks so much for a brilliant, memorable evening.

  14. AW

    AntoninaW

    London

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 8 November 2021

    overall2food2service1ambience1

    This restaurant has lost its mojo - no longer a friendly service and quite a dull food. Feels like you're at Italian party you were not invited to.

  15. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 30 October 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    Food was gorgeous but I didn’t like the table downstairs and I think it’s tooooo expensive. The Italian waiter from Gallipoli if I remember very nice, kind and elegant

  16. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Brighton

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 23 October 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The restaurant was amazing, the staff were even better and the food was a dream. Thank you for having us.

  17. DB

    DavidB

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 October 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Simply one of the best places I have eaten in when in London. Great area to walk around. Fabulous meal with great service.

  18. SS

    StevenS

    London

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on 21 October 2021

    overall5food5service4ambience4

    Consistently the finest steak experience in the U.K.

  19. B

    Basilero

    London

    18 reviews

    3.0

    18 reviews

    Dined on 18 October 2021

    overall3food5service2ambience4

    Service was not good unlike usual

  20. B

    Basilero

    London

    18 reviews

    5.0

    18 reviews

    Dined on 11 October 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Food is always great so we go there often. It is expensive as a restaurant.

  21. AD

    AlexDB

    Italy

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 6 October 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Highly recommended! If you like the idea of having dinner in a fancy butchery, with a very competent and pleasant Italian staff, that's the place to go! I'll be back soon :)

  22. DG

    DarrenG

    London

    16 reviews

    vip
    1.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on 22 September 2021

    overall1food3service1ambience3

    Really poor service sadly it was busy and we sat on walk through point but almost had tackle the staff to order anything. Asked for a beer four times at one point. Shame because it’s walking distance for us. Won’t be back.

  23. VF

    VicFT

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 August 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Staff and food was amazing! Will defo be back!

  24. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Brighton

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 23 July 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Really love coming here, last visit we were warmly welcomed back by the manager Frederico, which was lovely! And as always they have the best steak and roast potatoes in town, and try the chocolate cake and gelato! The best!!!

  25. g

    globaldiner

    London

    35 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    35 reviews

    Dined on 17 July 2021

    overall4food5service4ambience4

    If you love meat this is one of the best places to go in London - fresh , lovingly cooked and served with inimitable Italian charm.

  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 24 June 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great staff and superb food. Recommended!

  27. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Brighton

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 28 May 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Had a birthday dinner, had lovely treatment and a cake and a song at the end, really lovely! 5 stars to the manager Frederico,thank you!

  28. e

    emark

    London

    25 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    25 reviews

    Dined on 28 May 2021

    overall3food4service1ambience4

    Very disappointed to arrive and be told that we only had the table for 90 minutes which was just enough time for starters and mains. Food good, service otherwise attentive, always feels a little expensive. Won't be rushing back for another rushed experience.

  29. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 11 December 2020

    overall4food5service2ambience4

    Really nice meal. We paid £243 for two people with awesome starters and great steak . Nice Barbera wine. Our Italian waiter was nice. But when we wanted to order dessert the hostess or manager had the attitude that we should just get on with it as she wanted to seat others at our table.she said we had recess mail stating we had 90 min at our table. But the mail actually said 2 hours. When we made a fuss they gave us one desert and 2 drinks. This was a compensation but it was obvious that the hostess was not having a good day and was not giving a good impression of the place. Not sure I want to return.

  30. SA

    SilvanaA

    London

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 6 December 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Outstanding food! Everything we had was no less than fabulous. All ingredients are best quality. I'd love to return soon!

  31. p

    preacher

    London

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 5 December 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Very pleasant

  32. k

    kytkat123

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 October 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Amazing steak! I would go again and again and again!

  33. EM

    ElizabethM

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 1 October 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    My fav place in Kensington luv it great place staff are the best and food amazing

  34. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 28 September 2020

    overall5food5service4ambience4

    60th birthday

  35. RS

    RafaelSLeffa

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 27 September 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great food, practical as the staff were rather helpful which is specially important when you have children. Will be coming back.

  36. KJ

    KirstyJ

    Brighton

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 31 August 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Delicious food. Always worth the drive up from Brighton. Amazing service from the team

  37. NS

    NicolaS

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 August 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Best Italian steakhouse in London. Meat was simply amazing

  38. KE

    KatiaE

    London

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 1 August 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great Location, amazing food and friendly service. We enjoyed the crostini con lardo, tartare, Fiorentina steak and some dessert. The quality of the food is really high! The manager of the restaurant offers us some delicious small bite during our Spritz time. Strongly recommend!!

  39. W

    Wally

    London

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 17 July 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Wonderful steak and wonderful dining experience. Highly recommended

  40. f

    fheino

    London

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 8 July 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Comfortable Social distancing, but still felt like a great meal out.

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Macellaio RC South Kensington does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo and Supper London.

Macellaio RC South Kensington is rated 4.5 stars by 724 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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2 people

June 2022
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Google Map for Macellaio RC South Kensington

84 Old Brompton Road London, SW7 3LQ

Additional information

  • Area

    South Kensington

  • Hours of Operation

    Mon-Thu 12:00pm-3:00pm and 6:00pm - 11:00pm Fri-Sun 12:00pm-11:00pm

  • Cuisines

    Italian, Steak

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress Code

    Business Casual

  • Parking Details

    Street Parking

  • Public Transit

    South Kensington station

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking, Wine

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