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Ask Italian - Northampton

10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
+44 1604 230891
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“pasta dishes” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a nice quite mean, this was first time I had been here, was empresses with the food & the service but also the speed the food was deliver as my dauber their was really hungry.

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Needed to wait for table while we had booking, food late as well . Really not happy about the quality of their pasta either

Thank pride1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked in for 6pm and got our table straight away. Staff very good and pleasant. However! We went early as we were going to see a show at Derngate at 7.30. It was a sold out show and the restaurant didn't seem to be able...More

Thank crusty582016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was attracted into Ask by an A board outside, promoting '2-course lunch for £9.99'. Was a little disappointed to not be offered the set lunch menu, and just the main menu. I asked, and was given the lunch menu also. Thereafter however, very good pasta,...More

Thank michy185
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My pasta was not cooked properly suppose to be ribbons of tagliatelle pasta stuck together not cooked enough, and very small portions. so much noise coming from the cooking area. more like a grab and go café. Prices were quite steep as was the drinks....More

1  Thank rudolfinep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very typical of the standard chain Italian type (Pizza Express, Prezzo etc), however isn't the most flavourful. Waiter got our order wrong - probably because he didn't write anything down, which always rings alarm bells - and although this was corrected, meant I...More

1  Thank StevenandClaire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my parents on a Monday as our usual Italians were closed and I have to say I had a wonderful experience, the food was surprisingly brilliant for a chain restaurant and the service was amazing, highly recommend and will return

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my 2 friends for a 3 course meal, we sat outside and I ordered sea bass but shortly after a few minutes the waitress attended our table and informed me they were out of sea bass. Therefore as I can't eat chicken...More

1  Thank Princess S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a Sunday morning in Northampton, I was hungry and despairing of finding anywhere open before 12 - until I found Ask Italian. Perfect - a view of the gorgeous guildhall across the street, delicious food, friendly and efficient service. Pity about the pinot grigio,...More

Thank u2fancat
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great service in this restaurant and spotlessly clean. Food is lovely and central location. Manager in particular is extremely helpful and gives great service and attention.

Thank Threadgold_27
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.15 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 230891
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Based in St Giles Square in the very heart of Northampton city centre, the ASK Italian restaurant offers stylish surroundings in which to enjoy high quality Italian cooking. From the extensive main menu, diners can choose from dishes like spaghetti carbonara with smoked pancetta and pecorino or a tasty vegetarian risotto with caramelised leeks and oven-roasted tomatoes. The indulgent dessert menu features the tempting honeycomb cheesecake, lemon tart or a sumptuous Italian tiramisu. Part of the successful ASK Italian restaurant group, this Northampton venue is a very popular dining destination within the city. ASK Italian - Northampton offers superb, fresh cuisine, good quality produce and simple, contemporary interiors. Perfect for any type of occasion, from meals out with a group of friends or family to a romantic meal for two, ASK Italian is a great all rounder with good value prices to match.
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