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Ginali's

87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
+44 1202 678600
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dough balls” (15 reviews)
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“sundae” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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€€ - €€€
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87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
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1 - 10 of 324 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food. But the service, particularly as we had young children with us (a 4 yo and a 2 yo), was VERY slow (albeit friendly). The restaurant was busy but wasn't full at any stage of the evening, and, whilst the adults wouldn't have minded...More

Thank SimonVivian00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attractive building and dining area.The outside space looks welcoming for al fresco dining, weather permitting! We enjoyed a warm welcome from attentive staff, the service was quick but we didn't feel rushed. Good choice of standard Italian fare: pizza, pasta etc and a good range...More

Thank ladyalisonm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in on a saturday night without a reservation and were found a table just outside the main restaurant area but still a nice cosy spot. The girls who looked after us were very friendly and helpful and the food was excellent,

Thank dean0xxx7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch. Food was genuine Italian cooking and of excellent quality in large portions. Very friendly service as well.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

my first visit to this quirky little restaurant, the staff were very friendly and the food was simply amazing! between 4 of us we tried pizza, ravioli and carbonara and every dish was so flavourful and delicious no complaints at all! we then had the...More

Thank jeffers1992
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in off Poole high street for lunch. Seated quickly. Menu was good as you could order pizza plus two topping of your choice. Meant my partner and I could order exactly what we wanted. Honestly wasn't expecting much for £6 pizza. But it was...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is now my third visit to this lovely Italian restaurant - my son visited me last minute and we needed somewhere local and comfortable to eat with good food and drink @ not too expensive prices. We were not disappointed the service was excellent...More

Thank DawnyAnnie
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Really lovely Italian to pop into for an informal lunch. The food is good, generous portion sizes and the service is efficient and friendly. Will definitely eat here again during my stay in Poole

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my fiance first visited this place about a year ago and have become regulars. Firstly you are always welcomed by a friendly cheerful waitress who's more than happy to help. The food is fantastic and the portions sizes will never leave you going...More

Thank nikkilh90
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is just off the main street and the area is getting a little run down. Don't let this out you off. The restaurant is lovely. The staff gave a warm welcome and the menu inviting. The service was excellent and background music was...More

Thank Jenny C
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irvineheaven
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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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