Rustic, southern Italian cuisine served in modern, laid-back quarters
- Three course Italian bottomless brunch or set menu's available
- Use of private or semi-private dining space
- Pizza, pasta & tiramisu masterclasses also available
What You Need To Know
In the heart of Islington, just off Upper Street, Radici is a traditional Italian Trattoria which see’s legendary Chef Patron Francesco Mazzei serving up rustic dishes inspired by his Calabrian upbringing.
An ever-evolving menu offers carefully selected ingredients and gastronomic discoveries, including favourites such as pizza, pasta and delicious small plates like burrata with purple-sprouting broccoli, anchovies, red chilli and hazelnuts. There is also a selection of sharing dishes, as well as Sunday feasts served family-style.
The laid-back, modern interiors of Radici have been created by renowned designer David d’Almada of Sagrada studios, capturing the rustic design perfectly evocative of the sunbaked, rugged landscapes of Francesco’s native Calabria. The space is all about clean organic shapes, natural colours, and the iconic Italian tuff stone, while hints of blue in the furniture and crockery run throughout. This understated design enhances the relaxed atmosphere and versatility of the space at Radici, with the main restaurant and bar leading on to the wine room, private dining room, and through to the al fresco terrace on Almeida Street.
Radici features two private dining space. A stylish and intimate dining space, the Private Dining Room seats up to 16 guests, and features a window over the wine room, allowing glimpses into the surrounding restaurant. The cosy Wine Room seats up to 10 and has a real wow factor, with a wall adorned with rustic wooden wine shelves and polished metal surfaces contrasted with welcoming warm amber lighting.
Menu’s include a three course bottomless brunch featuring antipasti, a range of pizza and delicious Italian desserts and two hours of free flowing bubbles, and a selection of evening dining menu’s to suit all budgets. Wines and Italian cocktails are brought to you by award-winning bartending superstar Simone Caporale.
Radici also give hen party group the opportunity to learn from the experts with their selection of Italian masterclasses – featuring fresh pasta, authentic pizza and tiramisu.