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Given London's' deep and abiding love for fresh pasta, it's not surprising that in lockdown there's now a wide range of places delivering. So if you fancy some farfalle or want to send a pasta parcel to a friend or relative, there are plenty of pastafici ready to take your order. 

 

Dominique Ansel BakeryDominique Ansel Bakery

Who: Ansel’s original Belgravia location may be best known for its patisserie, but the staff here are also sending out fresh pasta during the lockdown.

What are they delivering: The pasta hamper for two includes two portions of fresh pasta with homemade tomato sauce, Parmesan, toasted sourdough crumbs for sprinkling and olive oil. 

Delivery range: Deliveroo range from Belgravia

Find them on Instagram: @dominiqueansellondon.

How to order: On Deliveroo

 

Nonna TondaNonna Tonda

Who: Usually operating in Market Halls Victoria, while that is closed, James and Rebecca (the folk behind Nonna Tonda) have moved into the delivery business (James apprenticed at the Michelin-starred l’Erba del Re in Modena).

What are they delivering: Made in the morning, pasta is sent out the same day - choose between portions for two, four or six. Recent choices have included tagliatelle with shin of beef ragu and taglionli with wild garlic pesto and pistachio.

Delivery range: Delivery day varies according to where you are in London - Wandsworth, Lambeth, H&F, Richmond, K&C, Camden, Islington, Westminster, Hackney, City, Tower Hamlets) Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark.

Find them on Instagram: @nonna_tonda

How to order: On their website

 

Officina 00Officina 00

Who: Elia and Enzo, the founders of this Old Street pasta restaurant and workshop, grew up in Naples before moving to London where they worked at Soho House and Kiln. They got a rave review from Marina O’Loughlin in the Sunday Times who described their menu as “packed with delicious discoveries”. 

What are they delivering: The menu has a range of pasta options in including pumpkin gnocchi with brown butter, sage and gorgonzola and also pappardelle ragu with meatballs and burrata.

Delivery range: Deliveroo range from Shoreditch

Find them on Instagram: @officina00

How to order: On their website and Deliveroo.

 

OmbraOmbra

Who: This Hackney restaurant focuses mainly on Venetian food with an emphasis on the fresh pasta they cook on-site every day.

What are they delivering: All manner of fresh pastas with a choice of three sauces, slow-cooked tomato, wild garlic pesto or lamb ragu. They also do an enticing sounding ravioli with goats curd, honey and hazelnuts. On Sundays, they send out two types of lasagne - lamb and peas or asparagus and peas. 

Delivery range: East London from Hoxton to Bow and Lower Clapton to Whitechapel.

Find them on Instagram: @ombrabar.restaurant.

How to order: On their website.

 

Pasta e BastaPasso

Who: Popular Old Street pasta spot Passo describes itself as a modern, rustic Italian restaurant. Head Chef Joe Howley is ex-Salt Yard.

What are they delivering: Their delivery service focuses on pizza and pasta kits. Order fresh pasta made in house - like their Sausage and n’duja agnolotti ravioli and pair that with sauces including Datterini tomatoes and fresh oregano.

Delivery range: Tower Hamlets, City Of London, Southwark, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, Westminster, Camden, Islington and Hackney.

Find them on Instagram: @passo.london

How to order: On their website.

 

Pasta EvangelistsPasta Evangelists

Who: One of the first pasta by post operations, this company prides itself on its foodie credentials with Giles Coren, Prue Leigh and William Sitwell all co-founders. 

What are they delivering: The pasta is seasonal and changes every week. At the time of writing, options included Beef & Truffle Tortelloni with Sage Butter and Hazelnut Crumb along with Mafalde with Sardinian sausage ragù. You can also send pasta care kits to a relative with three meals in there (they’ll make a £5 donation to Age Concern). 

Delivery range: Across the UK although letterbox size parcels are London-only.

Find them on Instagram: @pastaevangelists.

How to order: On their website.

 

Passione VinoPassione Vino

Who: Owner Luca Dusi hails from Verona, but has made a name for himself supplying London’s top restaurants from his wonderfully quirky Shoreditch wine shop.

What are they delivering: Along with a wine on wheels service you can now order their Survival Pack which includes freshly made pasta, olive oil, Parmesan and pesto. 

Delivery range: All over London.

Find them on Instagram: @passionevino

How to order: On their website.

 

Pasta e BastaPasta e Basta

Who: Fabrizio and Raminta started out with a market stall near Chatsworth Road and now have a larger prep kitchen where they supply to folk across London. Fabrizio worked as a chef in Italian and Japanese restaurants in London but grew up in Puglia.

What are they delivering: Fresh pasta bags feed two adults - a wide choice includes beetroot gnocchi, pumpkin, ricotta and sage ravioli and squid ink linguine. There's also a choice of jarred pestos and fresh pasta sauces.

Delivery range: Mostly North and West London - N7, NW3, NW5, N19, N1, N16, N4, W9, W6, SW7

Find them on Instagram: @pastaebastalondon

How to order: On their website.

 

Pasta e BastaPasta Remoli

Who: This fresh pasta company now has four restaurants across London, but during Lockdown they've moved to a new At Home delivery service. They're best known for their fresh pasta, cooked in house daily and served up with all manner of fresh sauces and toppings.

What are they delivering: Their At Home service covers everything from fresh produce, charcuterie and cheese through to fresh pasta and sauces. They also have family packs if you want to make truffle pasta or pasta carbonara for four.

Delivery range: Anywhere within the M25.

Find them on Instagram: @pastaremoli

How to order: On their website. And don't forget to use our reader discount.

 

PophamsPophams

Who: Since the popular London bakery opened their branch in Hackney, they’ve extended their offering to fresh pasta which ES Magazine’s Jimi Famurewa called “the best cure for any fresh pasta fatigue you may be feeling”.

What are they delivering: There are three fresh pastas to choose from along with a lasagne or wild garlic and goat's cheese cannelloni. Accompany those with one of three sauces - oxtail ragu, pomodoro or wild garlic pesto.

Delivery range: One mile from either their Islington or Hackney bakeries.

Find them on Instagram: @pophamsbakery

How to order: On their website for Hackney and Islington.

 

La Tua PastaLa Tua Pasta

Who: This family-run business in Park Royal boasts a truckload of awards for its fresh pasta and is a Great Taste Producer to boot. Every bit of the pasta including the fillings is made from scratch in their kitchens.

What are they delivering: There’s a really wide selection of fresh pasta on offer - including crayfish and prawn tortelloni, vegan pea and mint ravioli and plain pasta like malfalde and potato gnocchi and a range of jarred sauces to go with it.

Delivery range: Most of zone 1 and some of zone 2 is covered by their London delivery service, but if you’re outside that, you can also get it mail order.

Find them on Instagram: @latuapasta.

How to order: On their website.

 

Pasta e BastaWild Tavern

Who: This newish Chelsea opening has ex-Colbert chef Marco Peri in the kitchen knocking up amazing pasta to go during the Lockdown.

What are they delivering: Pick from fresh pasta and a range of sauces - like Black ink Fettuccine with a Cornish crab bisque or go for filled pasta like Ox tail tortelli or Ceps Tortelloni. For a special occasion try their lobster pasta for two.

Delivery range: Pick-up only at the restaurant, Wed-Sat. 

Find them on Instagram: @wildtavern

How to order: Call Crispin on 07875371744 or email Info@wildtavern.co.uk

 

Also see

  • Burro e Salvia (Shoreditch) - they've been doing deliveries, but are currently closed while they take stock and reorganise.
  • Darby's (Vauxhall) - the deli has reopened and is selling fresh pasta along with two types of sauces.
  • Artusi (Peckham) - they are doing a delivery service, but if you can work out what's on it, let us know.
  • Macellaio (Exmouth, South Ken, Battersea) - their delivery service includes cooked pasta, like trofie with Castelmagno cheese or rigatoni al tonno.

 

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Food delivery in London, by area...

North: Islington, Highbury, Stoke Newington  |  King's Cross, Camden & Clerkenwell 

SouthBorough, London Bridge, Bermondsey |  Clapham, Brixton  |  Peckham, Camberwell, Dulwich

East: Hackney  |  Shoreditch and Spitalfields  |  Walthamstow and Leyton

West: Chelsea, Kensington & Belgravia  |  White City and Notting Hill

Central: Central London restaurant deliveries

 

 

 

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