081 Pizzeria are opening their first sit-down restaurant in Peckham this February, serving up their famous airy and pillowy pizzas.

After  three pop-up locations in Peckham Levels, The Colonel Fawcett (Camden) and The Smugglers Tavern (Fitzrovia), 081 Pizzeria is opening its first dine-in restaurant, a 20-cover space in the heart of Peckham. They’ll be spinning  hand-crafted Neapolitan pizzas, and Napoli-inspired street food and tapas dishes.

New specialty pizzas will feature on the menu as well as their  pistachio doughnuts, made out of salty Italian deep fried dough covered in crunchy, sweet sugar and injected with Sicilian pistachio cream. The menu has all the  classics such as the Marinara, the Margherita, Truffle Mushrooms, Diavola, Parmigiana Pizza and the classic ‘Napoli RMX’ (San Marzano Tomato, Burrata Cheese, Anchovies, Olives and Capers).

The special pizzas range from the ‘Capricciosa’ (Tomato Sauce Base, Cooked Ham, Spicy Salame, Mushrooms, Olives, Artichokes, Parmesan, Basil & EVO Oil), the ‘Pistachiosa’ (Pistachio Pesto Base, Fior Di Latte Mozzarella, Mortadella, Burrata and Pistachio Sprinkles). New aditions include the ‘Black Truffle & Honey’ and the ‘Genovese’.

Pizzas start from £12 and  081 Pizzeria also serves its own Neapolitan tapas and street food.  In addition to its popular ‘Arancina’ and ‘Frittatina’, new dishes on the menu include ‘Crocche’ – croquettes filled with mozzarella, pecorino, parmesan, parsley, salt and pepper, and ‘Aubergine Balls’ – deep fried aubergine, served with pesto and pecorino fondue. 

For the first time, 081 Pizzeria will be offering an extensive wine list andcocktails. Drinks will include wines with heritage across various regions in Italy, draught Moretti, alongside cocktails and a few classics such as Negroni and Aperol Spritz. 

081 Pizzeria is on Instagram and Facebook at @081pizzerialdn

To celebrate the launch, 081 Pizzeria is giving customers a free tapas dish if they purchase a pizza during the opening weekend (Friday 24th February – Sunday 26th February). 

Opening on Friday 24 February at 66 Peckham Rye (SE15 4JR,) 081 Pizzeria will open 7 days a week from Monday to Thursday from 5pm – 11pm and Friday to Sunday at 12pm – 11pm.

To book a table, visit www.081pizzeria.com