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Il Forno - Liverpool

132 Duke Street, Liverpool L1 5AG, England
+44 151 709 4002
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (246 reviews)
“bruschetta” (68 reviews)
“ice cream” (40 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
132 Duke Street, Liverpool L1 5AG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We always look forward to our visit to "Il Forno" when we are in Liverpool.The atmosphere is warm and friendly. The food is tasty and the wine is good. It is like going to Italy for the evening. The Amore Monday menu is excellent value...More

Thank derbyshirediner2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

Most probably the best Italian restaurant with Italian waiters and owner. Typical trattoria food. The pasta and pizza were amazing! One of the best restaurants ever went.

Thank Marlon G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit il Forno whenever I visit Liverpool. The food standard is always excellent and I really like the ambience. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Keep up the good work

Thank t0mjarvis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went as part of a large party and there was another similar size group at the same time. The quality of the food and presentation was still excellent and the waiters tried hard to accommodate some of our more unusual demands. They were also...More

Thank jomcr89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We first found this restaurant in early January and it was very good, we were on Merseyside again for the last two weekends and we went both times and it was excellent yet again. The service is very good, on Friday we were sat alongside...More

Thank Triskellion
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with family on Easter Sunday. All found it difficult to pick something we liked. 5 of us were disappointed with at least one of the meals we selected. personally I struggled to find a starter I liked. What I selected - what appeared to...More

Thank 66wjs
infoP9050KD, Manager at Il Forno - Liverpool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 66wjs I am sorry that you found it difficult to find something to your liking on our menu. As you can see there is so many more Guests that are saying the opposite.We produce a truly Italian food here and not Italian food adjusted...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were really friendly and everyone enjoyed their food. Everything arrived quickly and the staff were happy to help.

Thank JoeS1403
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived too late to enjoy the full menu due to travel problems. Other local restaurants were closed so we ended up in Il Forno by default. However, it was a lovely meal with attentive staff and all in all was a very enjoyable experience.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at this restaurant after being unable to get into any of the others we tried without at least a 1 hour wait. The manager was excellent, his service skills were exactly what you would wish for and the rest of the staff were...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic service from all of the super friendly staff , especially Fabrizio. Micell sang all evening and really made a fuss of mum and dad , the atmosphere was lovely ... made even more special when he sang Frank Sinatra for their golden anniversary and...More

Thank mitchditch75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Duke Street, Liverpool L1 5AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 709 4002
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