Elena Salvoni, 90, has worked in the restaurant trade for 70 years and is the best known Maitre D’ in Soho.
She has been hosting ‘Elena’s Lunches’ at our sister restaurant Little Italy (next door at 21 Frith Street) for the past couple of months. She is pictured here in the middle with Madness lead singer Suggs and his Mum at the very first one in October.
For the date of the next ’Elena’s Lunch’ and to reserve a table, please call on 020 7734 4737
For more information on Elena and her fascinating life, please follow this link…
Well known London artist Ed Gray is currently working on a painting of Bar Italia, which will be finished in the Sping/Summer of 2011. Ed kindly allowed us a sneak preview of some of his sketches that are being worked in to the main project.
BAR ITALIA – VOTED AS LONDON COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR 2010!
We were delighted to be voted as the London Coffee Shop of the year 2010 in the London Lifestyle Awards Grazie to all those who voted for us
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