Llerena pride themselves on bringing the very best of Iberico to the streets of Islington. Known for their passionate affection for quality cured meats, namely the infamous Iberian ham, Iberican cuisine is one of the most iconic of all Mediterranean cuisines and is best enjoyed with a drink in hand over a great conversation.
On the menu of Llerena, you’ll find tasty tapas, all carefully chosen and vetted for quality. Choose between award-winning cheeses, fresh salads which are both healthy and filling, and of course incredible cold cuts - make sure that if you try only one plate, it’s their Jamon y Salud; roasted Iberico ham carved by hand and plated to perfection. Aside from smaller traditional tapas dishes, Llerena also serve main meals that’ll keep your stomach lined all day; the estofados (stews) are recommended, particularly on a colder day, as well as awesome grilled treats such as Lomo, Presa, and Solomillo Iberico dishes.
Aside from awesome food, Llerena restaurant, Islington wouldn’t be worth its salt without a decent drinks list. A great choice of Spanish wines, as well as sherries and dessert wines, and fabulous cocktails for afters marks Llerena out as one of the best tapas restaurants in London. This unpretentious joint in central Islington is worth a visit for anyone looking for an intimate, comfortable and atmospheric place to spend a memorable afternoon or evening in London. Make sure you reserve a table with DiscoEat to avoid disappointment!
- Spanish tapas
- Vegetarian options
- Close to Essex Road station
Tuesday: 18:00-23:00 Wednesday: 18:00-23:00 Thursday: 18:00-23:00 Friday: 12:00-24:00 Saturday: 12:00-24:00 Sunday: 12:00-22:00
Address and Map
Upper St 167, Islington and Kings Cross, N1 1US London, Get directions