- Visitor Information
- Opening Times
This extremely cheap Italian café offers excellent value traditonal food and a friendly atmosphere.
In southern Europe going out for a meal isn't considered quite the occasion as it is here in the UK. This is partly to do with the low cost of eating out, and partly with the fact that, if we're not visiting the local Harvester (heaven forbid), we demand a dining experience. The balance has been redressed to some extent by good value, good quality chains like Pizza Express and Wagamama. But in Mosaic you have an extremely affordable Italian restaurant with tasty traditional food and a convivial atmosphere.
On the food front the wide range of enormous thin-based pizzas stand out as far better than the passable pasta. The Quattro Stagioni was equal to pizzas you might buy for more than twice the price elsewhere. The salad we shared was a brilliant mix of fresh spinach, artichoke hearts, avocado and red onion bathed in olive oil - other options looked equally tasty.
Inside it's fairly functional café-style dining - and they even show the football on a TV sometimes. Out the back there's a large patio area which, although not fundamentally that attractive, surrounded by some of the ugly buildings that mar Archway, they've made a decent effort of jazzing it up.
Don't consider it for a special meal out, but if you can't be bothered to cook this is simply ideal. Oh, and they do take away too.
Opening and closing times for Mosaic
Today (Friday) Mosaic closes at 22.30
LondonTown.com - Mosaic Location Map
Further articles featuring Mosaic on LondonTown.com
Eighty Six 86 Fulham Road, SW3 6HR Fulham Road bar Eighty Six is a particular favourite of the royal couple. It was here that Catherine celebrated...
Westminster Cathedral Victoria Street, SW1P 1QW London's only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet...
Bank of England Museum Bartholomew Lane, EC2R 8AH Housed within the Bank of England, this museum traces the history of the bank from its foundation...
The Connaught Carlos Place, Mayfair, W1K 2AL The Connaught in Mayfair was originally intended as an oasis of calm for the landed gentry of England to retire...
Flowers Wild Bunch 17-22 Earlham Street, WC2H 9LL | 2 Exeter Parade, Kilburn, NW2 3UH Shrouded deep within the meandering warren of streets that criss-cross Covent Garden, ...
Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.
Hotels near Mosaic
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £83 21% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 34 minutes from Mosaic
Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ...More
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from £42 40% off
8 12 Queens Avenue Muswell Hill, N10 | 37 minutes from Mosaic
Spacious rooms and comfortable furnishings make the Raglan Hotel a favourite with visitors to nearby Alexandra Palace. Convenient links to the West End and secluded gardens ...More
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
30 Highgate High Street, N6 | 12 minutes from Mosaic
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ...More
Entertainment near Mosaic
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 7 minutes from Mosaic
This fascinating gallery displays exhibitions of children's art from every corner of the world, including artwork by local youngsters. Moving from their original home, a small ...More
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 36 minutes from Mosaic
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ...More
Also in Junction Road
Our recommendations in the same street as Mosaic
What's On Today
Theatre | Until 27th July 2014
Park Theatre 22 minutes walk from Mosaic
The Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage is behind this subtly political play, based on the life of her great grandmother, and ...More
Hotels near Mosaic
From cheap budget hotels to luxury 5 star suites see our special offers for Mosaic hotels, including The Haverstock Hotel from 73% off.