Frali is a small, family run restaurant providing authenrtic Italian and Mediterranean cuisine in a friendly and relaxed environment. Located in the Sidcup district of South East London in the borough of Bexley, just a short distance from the picturesque Foots Cray Meadows and Scadbury Park nature reserve, Frali is the ideal spot for a delicious meal after a day spent exploring nature.
Priding itself on only ever offering freshly prepared ingredients and sauces, the menu at Frali changes seasonally to ensure diners get the best possible flavours in every dish. Start with a classic antipasti dish such as grilled aubergine rolled with sun-dried tomatoes served with mozzarella and fresh basil, calamari fritti with tartare sauce or beef meatballs in tomato sauce with pitta bread.
Main courses can take many forms, including fresh salads like the mixed seafood salad with beans, carrots, celery and anchovies, pasta dishes such as paste tortelli con ricotta and spinaci - pasta filled with ricotta and spinach and served with mushroom sauce and risottos like the risotti con asparagi & chorizo, which includes asparagus, spicy chorizo, cream and parmesan. Also available are fish and meat dishes like the pan-fried filleted sea bass with parsley potatoes, green beans, rocket and lemon oil and the filetto di manzo - grilled fillet steak served with wild mushrooms, grilled tomatoes, rocket and French fries.
The dessert menu at Frali is no less enticing, with classic dishes like the Italian tiramisu with Amaretto liqueur, Mediterranean baclava served with vanilla ice cream, or British sticky syrup pudding with vanilla ice cream. All in all, Frali is a must-visit for lovers of Italian and Mediterranean food, whether residents of the local area or just visiting.
Please Note: You must book in advance and mention the tastecard to be entitled to the tastecard restaurant discounts. The tastecard restaurant discounts are not available on celebration days including, but not limited to: Valentine's Day, Mothering Sunday, Father's Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.