A fancy & vibrant dining experience



Italian cuisine

Stecca is a beautiful contemporary Italian restaurant serving stunning regional & seasonal cuisine in the heart of little Chelsea. Award-winning Italian chef patron Stefano Stecca has created this stylish & friendly local Italian restaurant serving irresistible regional Italian dishes with a distinctive light & contemporary touch.
Using only the freshest seasonal & regional Italian ingredients, the menu is uniquely inviting and delicious, with dishes including fish Crudi (raw), freshly made pasta and risotto alongside delicately prepared fish and heartier meat dishes. Something for every day and something for every special occasion. As the Italians say… food is how we express our love.

Our Food

The finest contemporary Italian cuisine, lovingly created

The finest contemporary Italian cuisine, lovingly created

At Stecca, chef patron Stefano expresses his lifelong passion for Italy’s stunning regional & seasonal ingredients, combining them with subtle international influences to bring guests irresistibly delicious contemporary Italian dishes.

Coming from Emilia-Romana, the home of pasta and cured meats, Stefano uses only the freshest, carefully sourced produce from small producers chosen for their authenticity of flavour to create exquisite dishes for our guests.

With such focus on delicately balanced flavours and fresh ingredients, Stecca’s menu cleverly blends Italian simplicity with international skill to bring you dishes you’ll want to return for again and again.

Our Chef Patron

Stefano is Stecca

Our talented, charismatic & renowned chef-patron Stefano has created every inch of Stecca from the irresistible menu of seasonal & regionally based contemporary Italian dishes to the simple, stylish décor.

His passion for food was originally ignited growing up in his home town of Rimini in Emilia Romagna, Italy with its rich culinary heritage of pasta and fish. For the last two decades he has honed his skills in London’s Michelin starred restaurants and luxury hotels including Zafferano, Rosmarino (scooping Time Out’s best local restaurant award), Brunello at The Baglioni hotel and TOTO’s in Knightsbridge.

Stefano’s award-winning cuisine, experience and expertise makes him one of London’s masters of contemporary Italian food, enriching traditional Italian cuisine with his dedication to carefully sourced ingredients & bringing a unique freshness to each dish.

Our Spaces

Relax & Enjoy Our Contemporary Italian Style

Our beautiful restaurant is simple and stylish, with and a light and airy design – the perfect neighbourhood local for little Chelsea.

Throughout Stecca, our relaxed and informal atmosphere is paired with simple Italian style to create the perfect place for any occasion, from a casual lunch or dinner with family, to celebrations with friends and special occasions.

With white table cloths, there are several semi-private areas available for parties and also a private dining room with a dedicated bar and space for parties of up to 30.
As well as a stunning secret garden for Mediterranean-style al fresco dining.

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Opening times

Sunday to Wednesday:  12 – 10pm

Thursday to Saturday: 12 – 10:30pm


14 Hollywood Rd, Chelsea, London SW10 9HY

Stecca Italian restaurant | Cucina italiana