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Dinos Italian Restaurant

58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
+44 1304 204678
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (27 reviews)
“cannelloni” (6 reviews)
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58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good evening tridiagonal Italian food that was to die for, took me a while to decide the menu was so good, the family that owns the restaurant were brilliant as for the chef was a lovely lady and still going strong, if you haven't...More

3  Thank rachel g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with some friends for a birthday meal. The service was amazing and very comical. I had the fillet steak and it was the best I’ve ever tasted in England, it’s just as good as the food in Italy and brought back very happy...More

3  Thank Alison J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Dinos this evening for a meal for my friends birthday. I had never been there before and it was birthday girls choice and she had always wanted to try. We were not disappointed and all expectations were blown out of the water. The...More

3  Thank Marie-Elizabeth F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us dashed in for a very late evening dinner, just as a big birthday celebration was coming to an end. It would have been easy to turn us away, but the staff were hugely welcoming and accommodating. The food was really delicious and...More

2  Thank Wewdaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chicken pate was excellent so is the minestrone soup.My partner especially loves the pizzas in this restaurant and says its the best he's had and this time he managed to finish it. Its a lovely little restaurant very welcoming in an old fashion way...More

3  Thank Shepherdswell D
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Delicious Italian food cooked by, as far as we could see, an authentic Italian Nonna. The prices were very reasonable and the options were plenty. We had excellent, fast service from our lovely waiter and the meals were on our table within ten minutes of...More

6  Thank Cadderpiller
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We were just staying overnight to catch an early ferry the following morning and took a chance on Dino's. Really glad we did. Authentic, delicious food and great service - we felt like we were in Italy! Really good value too. Mama Dino cooks everything...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

fantastic food , the only criticism is the rushing waiter that is so off putting to her diners she needs to take a chill pill like the front man who is the opposite .. all in all a nice evening but i found her unhelpful...More

3  Thank fa4day
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The service was quick, friendly and professional. With it being a small restaurant, it had a homely feel but wasn't overbearing or cramped. Food was excellent, fresh and obviously taken from traditional Italian recipes. Certainly check out the Panna Cotta, delicious!

2  Thank Antonia D
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Dino's is a small restaurant and you can see that it is a family run business. On first impression the interior could do with updating but once you get past that you realise that it would lose it's charm.The food however was a delight. We...More

8  Thank Shepherdswell D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 14:00
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18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 204678
  • E-mail
Welcome and benvenuti to Dover's longest going family run restaurant.Dino's traditional Italian Restaurant is tucked away in Dover's most sought after street right in the heart of the town.The restaurant has been established since 1977 and is a firm favorite among those craving for authentically prepared traditional Italian cuisine the way only mama can produce.If you fancy a genuine Italian meal and excellent value then please check out our very tempting menu on our website.We look forward to cooking for you soon. Grazie e Buon appetito
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