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10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
+44 1323 470911
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband along with myself & our twin granddaughters had a very nice meal here. My husband had the garlic funghi starter & the rest of us had a platter of garlic bread. This was followed by my husband having the meatballs, 1 twin having the chicken carbonara, the other twin had Margarita pizza while I had the lasagne. All... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love the food here . Good flavours and variety. Their some specials are excellent. Plenty of variety. Staff very friendly and nice environment. Good coffee and cakes too

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Thank 648elizabeth
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice and friendly place. Can get a bit loud at times, but there is a smaller room to eat. Very accommodating for certain needs. Book as it gets busy at weekends

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Thank Bodil H
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice food and a great menu all year round Sit outside when the weather is nice or in the large dining rooms indoors

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Thank john m
Benenden, Cranbrook United Kingdom
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided as it was a beautiful spring day to visit one of our favourite restaurant. We have been going to this, there first restaurant of the Simply Italian group. It was very small when it first opened and has expanded into a large restaurant. However it has not lost the atmosphere and the fantastic food. All priced at a great... More 

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Thank Sara R
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are so lucky to live on Sovereign Harbour in Eastbourne, it's a beautiful place especially with great restaurants on our doorstep as good as ours. There are a few great Italian restaurants in the town, but Simply Italian is the best restaurant in my opinion. I love the friendly staff, always smiling and welcoming. But most of all the... More 

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is tasty and fresh,the staff are friendly and helpful ,the tiramisu is the best in East Sussex. The restaurant has been updated shame can't be said of the loos, hence the 4 stars and not the full 5.

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Polegate, England, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were six of us for Sunday lunch, good job we booked, it was quite crowded. When the food was served it became obvious why it was so popular. Most of our party had various pastas, I had chicken with a typical Italian sauce, delicious. Well worth looking at their "specials" board. Apart from making pretty decent cars Italians ere... More 

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1 Thank JRS715
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eaten here many times as live nearby. Our first choice is opposite at Pablo's but they were full, interestingly Simply Italian weren't that busy which speaks for itself? Our chicken dish was tasteless, for an Italian restaurant they were very mean with any garlic or flavour. No one came to ask if we wanted any more drinks or if everything... More 

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2 Thank Jane M
Sutton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

One of our favourite places to lunch on the South Coast. We had a delicious mushroom starter, followed by penne with chicken. Impressed that all pasta was offered gluten free. Service and attention was first class. Highly recommended *****

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 470911

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?