Rabezzana revisited

We last reviewed Enoteca Rabezzana on Long Lane a little over 2 years ago (See Enoteca Buonissima) but were tempted back with the news that the Wine Bar/Restaurant was now under new management with a new chef and a new menu.  It is still an Enoteca with a great range of Italian wines on offer, together with reasonably priced food.  For Barbican residents it is only around 250 metres from the west end of the Estate, and will be conveniently located too for the Elizabeth Line when it opens at the end of next year being almost opposite the Farringdon Long Lane station entrance. We went on a … [Read more...]

Savurè, Turin pasta specialists, to open in Shoreditch

Savurè, an authentic Italian pasta restaurant & shop from Turin, Italy will be opening their first London restaurant in Curtain Road in Shoreditch this summer. Following the success of their Pastificio con Cucina shop in Turin, Savuré freshly prepares hand made pasta daily to eat in, take away or cook at home. At the heart of Savurè will be the Il Pastificio, the dynamic Pasta Lab which showcases the chefs kneading, rolling and cutting the pasta, all prepared that day on the premises, offering over 200 different combinations to choose from, using authentic Italian recipes and … [Read more...]

Rabezzana – New Italian enoteca on Long Lane

A new winebar on Long Lane between Barbican and Farringdon in the centre of the City was opened in December in the space previously occupied by the unfortunately shortlived Chabrot – Bistrot des halles. Enoteca Rabezzana which has opened at 62-63 Long Lane, London EC1A 9EJ brings to the area more than 100 years of Italian wine history from Rabezzana Vini. Since 1876 Rabezzana has been producing wines in the Monferrato area of Italy (especially Barbera and Grignolino DOCG and grown with organic methods) and is a family business run by four generations of the family Rabezzana. A … [Read more...]