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About Perché

Perché Ristorante in Wandsworth is renowned for its fresh seafood, tasty pizzas and extensive Italian wine list. The sophisticated restaurant has an upmarket menu and dining room, yet has an unpretentious atmosphere making it a a relaxed place to enjoy fantastic Italian cuisine. With views of the River Thames, Perché is a fun place for family outings, and the open-plan pizza oven allows children to create their own bespoke pizzas. Signature dishes from the kitchen include the mussels cooked with butter beans in a spicy cherry tomato sauce; the pumpkin and potato gnocchi served in an Italian sausage and tomato sauce; and the delicious Carnaroli risotto cooked with vanilla pods and served with chocolate and fresh rhubarb compote for pudding.

Sample a la carte


- Grigliata di vegetali misti con salsa al basilico (grilled chunky selection vegetable, served with pesto dressing) £7.50
- Mozzarella di bufala e prosciutto, servita con rucola e pomodori semi secchi (Buffalo mozzarella, ham and rocket salad with sun blushed tomatoes) £8.95
- Foglioline di manzo con sedano,scaglia di parmigiano e limone (thinly sliced of scotch beef fillet topped celery shaving of parmesan and lemon) £9.80
- Insalata di aragosta con fragole e mango, servita con vinegretta di balsamico, miele e mostarda (fresh lobster salad with strawberry and mango, served with honey, mustard and balsamic vinaigrette) £13.50

Other starters are available.

Main Course

- Risotto carnaroli ai funchi porcini e rucola, mantecato al taleggio servito con scaglie di parmigiano (Carnaroli risotto with porcini mushrooms and rocket leaves, blended with taleggio cheese andtopped with parmesan flakes) £13.50
- Gnocchi di zucca e patate, saltati con salsiccia lucanica, rucola e pomodorini (pumpkin and potatoes dumplings with Italian sausage rocket leafs and cherries tomato sauce) £11.50
- Filetto di manzo arrosto con fonduta di taleggio, servito con tortino di patate e cavoli (roasted fillet steak with taleggio fondue, served with bubble & squeak) £19.50
- Carre d'agnello arrosto con crema d'aglio al latte, servito con selezione di vegetali misti alla griglia (roasted rack of lamb, with creamed garlic milk sauce and served with a selection of grilled vegetables)£17.50
- Nodino di vitella alla griglia, servito con aceto balsamico ridotto e insalata di rucola e parmigiano (grilled veal chop, served with a reduction of balsamic vinegar, wild rocket and parmesan salad) £19.50
- Cappesante avvolte con pancetta, servite con fave schiacciate, e salsa di olio e limone (pan-fried king scallops wrapped in pancetta, and served with crushed broad beans and sautéed iceberg lettuce) £20.00

Other main courses are available.


- Tiramisu'della casa, servito con frutta di bosco (home made traditional Italian cheese cake, served with mixed wild berries) £5.50
- Risotto alla vaniglia e cioccolato servito con salsa al rabarbaro (Carnaroli risotto cooked with vanilla pods, with chocolate and fresh rhubarb compote) £5.75
- Bigne' ripieni alla crema pasticciera serviti con cioccolata calda (home made profiteroles filled with cream patisserie, served with hot chocolate sauce) £5.50
- Sorbetto al limone con frutti di bosco e scorza di limone (lemon sorbet, served with seasonal wild berries and lemon zest) £5.75

Other desserts are available.

Additional Information


3 Dolphin House, Smugglers Way, SW18 1DE

Nearest tube:

Wandsworth Town (BR)

Average Price:

£35 - £44

Opening times:

Mon - Fri 12pm - 11:30pm
Sat 12pm - midnight
Sun 12pm - 10:30pm

Dress Code:


N.B. Bookings can no longer be made for this restaurant through London Online

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