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87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
+44 1202 678600
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dough balls” (15 reviews)
“pizza” (50 reviews)
“cannelloni” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

I always eat here when in Poole it really is a little piece of Italy , the forecourt and restaurant scream out Italian food , great service , lovely food and wine , and they offer a loyalty card as well

Thank steveblakesley
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Have eaten in here many times and have never had a bad experience, the staff are always lovely and the food is always beautiful at a very reasonable price!

Thank calvin g
Reviewed 23 April 2017

went in for lunch on a sunday, two other couples inside. myself wife and three children went inside, sat at a table by the window, waitress stated tha manager would not allow us to sit at a table set fir four as it may be...More

1  Thank sharp_eyed
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Have always walked past this restaurant but today decided to try it. Despite it being Mothers Day and not having booked there was no issue in finding us a table. Very friendly staff. The food was excellent, large portions and not too expensive. We all...More

2  Thank ness2703
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent Italian food, great service and friendly, unpretentious atmosphere. Have been many times and will certainly be back again.

Thank David T
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Poole for the last 23 years but have never been to this restaurant . Although I was a bit disappointed with the ambience as it looks so elegant from the front . It could do with updating it's quite drab ....More

1  Thank sharon m
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had a really good lunch here. The food was very tasty and the lunch menu was good value. I liked the spaghetti and my partner enjoyed the pen e. I also had a lovely apple pie. The service was good and the staff were...More

Thank ArgentineTango
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is the first time of reviewing this great restaurant, as a family we have eaten here many times and the food is always brilliant. The pizzas are fresh and tasty and the sandwiches are huge with a large portion of chips thrown in for...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Its busy because its the only place open st lunchtime. We had the most expensive pasta dish on the menu. It was terrible pasta over cooked to the point that it was falling apart, cesar sald words fail me when it comes to discribing this....More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A pre theatre meal - cannelloni and special pizza were lovely with cheerful and attentive service. What could possibly go wrong? As in so many restaurants now the idea of a romantic meal for two seems to have passed them by. A candle on the...More

Thank wyerec2
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Nearby Attractions
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Any idea of the menu plz? Ie low fat non oily options? Thanks
28 November 2016|
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Response from woovers | Reviewed this property |
Hi, our experience of this place, they were not prepared to leave out any fatty or oily items from their dishes. Chef not prepared to make any deviation from the menu. So we walked out and dined at the Alcatraz down the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 678600
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