Il Fornello is an Italian restaurant near Russell Square.
Going by the food hygiene certificates on the wall, it would seem to be family-run (the surnames are the same).
Open 11:30am until 11pm Monday to Saturday
They have a private room available for weddings and parties of up to 50 guests.
150 Southampton Row
Tel: 020 7837 4584
Fax: 020 7833 8948
Food and service here are good, and the dessert trolley is excellent! Portions are generous (we were told to order less!). Prices aren't cheap, but neither are they excessive and we were very satisified with our meal.
Give the Melanzane alla parmigiana a try (a bit like moussaka) - it's delicious!