Zia Teresa, The Independent's "Best Neighbourhood Restaurant 2005" for "serving hit-the-spot, reliable Italian food," is the quintessential neighbourhood Italian restaurant nestled right in the chic heart of Knightsbridge.
Offering a wide choice of consistently reliable, popular Italian cuisine and friendly service in a convivial, relaxed atmosphere. Ideally located in Hans Road across from Harrods and just around the corner from Harvey Nichols, Zia Teresa provides a smart, rustic haven for locals and tired shoppers needing to recharge their batteries.
Come and join them and see for yourself why Zia Teresa received an overwhelming amount of votes from Knightsbridge residents and shoppers as their favourite local restaurant.
Zia Teresa's seasonal, fresh Italian dishes offer numerous light, healthy options such as Verdure alla Griglia (Grilled seasonal vegetables marinated in olive oil, garlic and parsley), Antipasto della casa (Parma ham, salami, mortadella, mozzarella, tomatoes, artichoke hearts and black olives) and Sogliola (Grilled dover sole).
Looking for some comfort food to break up a tough day at the office?
Zia Teresa's classic Italian cuisine offers some excellent comfort food for stressed and ravenous local workers such as Minestrone soup, Lasagne and Saltimbocca alla Romana (Slices of veal dusted with sage, parma ham and Marsala wine).
Combined with fast and friendly service and excellent value set menus, Zia Teresa is an ideal respite from the workplace for lunch or dinner.
Are you a Knightsbridge "foodie" looking for quality cuisine at reasonable prices?
Pietro Ottaviani is a dynamic young chef who brings his expertise to Zia Teresa from the respected hospitality industry of Rome. Working as a chef at some of the most well known global hotel chains including the Hilton and the Sheraton, Pietro perfected the skill of using fresh seasonal ingredients to create traditional Italian cuisine that appeals to a sophisticated international audience.
Pietro is constantly supplementing Zia Teresa's a la carte menu with a selection of regularly changing, authentic house specialities such as Pizza Rustica (Spicy sausages and aubergines on a traditional tomato and mozzarella base), Fettuccine della Zia and Piccatina Siciliana (Veal slices gently fried, simmered in fresh orange juice, sultanas, almonds and a dash of Marsala wine).
Love fine Italian wines?
A meal at Zia Teresa can be complemented by wine selected from the carefully compiled list of regional Italian wines, all supplied by leading specialist wine importers.
Wines from renowned producers such as Antinori, Mastroberardino and Fontanafredda are the perfect accompaniment to Pietro's authentic cooking.
Please Note: The tastecard promotion is only valid when ordering from the A La Carte menu or Pizza Menu and excludes any set menu and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. tastecard members have to advance telephone book at least 2 hours prior to arrival stating they wish to use the offer. Bookings are always subject to restaurants availability.