Il Girasole is an authentic Italian restaurant with all Italian ingredients and products used for a real Italian experience. The design is rustic with all the furniture and decor imported from Italy. The restaurant is also currently displaying some artwork from a local artist which also brings out the warmth and character of the restaurant!
Alessandro is originally from Terni in the Umbria region of Italy where traditional country side dishes are Pappardelle Norcina, sausages stewed with lentils and pizza with black truffle! Alessandro has over 20 years experience in the catering industry including working at Osteria Antica Bologna, Northcote Road in Clapham Junction for the last 14 years where he progressed to restaurant manager from waiter.