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The Fat Italian

47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
+44 1695 572555
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (30 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came here twice this month and I can honestly say I am never disappointed with the fat Italian.... first trip was for my best friends hen night and we stayed for hours.... They were more than helpful tending to everything we needed we ordered...More

Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What can I say beautiful place to eat atmosphere excellent decor outstanding and food excellent fantastic value for money staff amazing. My favourite place

Thank Lmarshall1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't go to this restaurant unless you are happy to pay £7.30 for a pint. The food was ok, nothing special but no complaints. When we arrived the waiter said your table isn't quite ready, and suggested we have a drink at the bar. I...More

Thank stevegray57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my family to the Fat Italian. It was my first visit, and I will definitely be going back. The food was excellent. The staff were very friendly and efficient. Loved it!

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Fat Italian last night for my daughter's 11th birthday. She sat with her 5 friends on their own table drinking mocktails and we sat nearby. Staff are so friendly and went out of their way for us. Food was delicious from pizza, garlic...More

Thank Coolcat37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was just okay, I've definitely had better meals in Ormskirk for a fraction of the price. The seafood pasta was bland and dry, I found it very difficult to swallow without water. Seafood seemed to have been hiding as I couldn't find much...More

Thank chris h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Fat Italian last night and were well impressed with everything and would definitely recommend a visit. Staff - friendly, polite and attentive and a lovely atmosphere. Menu was really good and we opted for the 3 courses for £20. We were impressed...More

Thank HelenJH5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit was mid-week early doors. There is no leverage in the menu - if you want to change the type of potato from mash to chips, you can't, you have to pay extra for skinny fries which weren't the best. We met friends there...More

Thank banksy763
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

My Partner & I were invited out by my Brother & Sister in Law. When we got to the restaurant, our drink orders were taken and then our food order. The food was excellent, I ordered the Bruchetta starter, Chicken & Chirizo penne pasta main....More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 29 April 2018

My partner and family dined out at the Fat Italian last evening. Our booking was for 21.00hrs on arrival we had a drink at the bar before being shown to our table. The restaurant was very busy and the noise level was quite high but...More

Thank Ray B
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Response from scousekeith | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay yes open all day
22 November 2016|
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Response from Andy G | Reviewed this property |
It's on their Facebook page. Sorry for the late reply.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 572555
Just opened 18 November 2011. Tel no 01695 572555. no web site
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