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Valentina Fine Foods

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143 High Street, Sevenoaks TN13 1UX, England
+44 1732 469349
08:30 - 22:30
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 08:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:30 - 22:30
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great Italian in Sevenoaks, lovely atmosphere and the food is reliably delicious. Marco and the staff keep you fed and cheerful, go see him and take some friends.

Thank paulrobhudson
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Valentina is lovely.. The pizza is fresh and delicious and the ice cream is fabulous... there is a deli attached and you can buy better biscotti than I found anywhere in Rome!! Trouble is, it's incredibly noisy and the manager is a bit moody. If he is having a bad day he can be really quite rude!!!! We now stick... More 

Thank Mujeringles
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just step into Valentina (soon known as MARCO) and got a wonderful pancake. Waiting for my skinny breakfast. Greeted by Marco himself is a must stop in Sevenoaks. Real Italian adventure!!!

Thank GMfly7
Ghent, Belgium
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52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

enjoyable place in center of sevenoaks, parking closeby, limited but excellent choice of typical italian plates, well served, good price quality, pizzas as well as raviolis were excellent. service could be a little more friendly! antipasta were also very nice and good quality!

Thank Didier T
Bromley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our second lunchtime visit turned out just as good as the first. We have to try different dishes each time and today the Linguine and King Prawns, Ravioli Burrata & Spinach with polenta and salad sides were as expected; tasty, freshly prepared and authentic. I didn't realise the amaretti biscuit came in crumb form on the Torroncino Affogato but when... More 

Thank Yogamad76
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Had a lovely lunch here today. Service was good, friendly staff and great relaxed atmosphere. As the weather was so good the big window doors were open so, although we were inside we were able to appreciate the warm weather and fresh air. We shared starters and all had different mains. Everything was delicious, hot and well cooked. We didn't... More 

Thank Jane W
Greater London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious Italian espresso here this morning,listening to Italian radio and surrounded by scrumptious looking Italian produce.Always worth a visit!

Thank mathtimms
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Lovely simple menu with delicious Italian fare. We had some calamari, pizzas, homemade ravioli and tagliatelle carbonara. All were well cooked, well presented and every plate cleared. Service was friendly and efficient. We had some very drinkable wine, some good italian beers and Aperol Spritz bringing back happy memories of Italian holidays. The restaurant was very quiet on a Monday... More 

Thank Marge W
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Went with my husband for lunch, we were impressed by the friendliness of the staff and Marco's welcoming approach. The menu is not very big but everything we ate was freshly cooked and so tasty!!! After lunch we stopped in the shop and bought some lovely food to take home. Amazing!!!

Thank 991Marina
James A, Guest Relations Manager at Valentina Fine Foods, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, it's great to hear that Marco made you feel so welcome and that you enjoyed your meal - we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! More 

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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My Girlfriend and I visited here Thursday night for a date night. Everything was lovely the Calamari starter, the bread and oil and also the mains... Until my girlfriend discovered by crunching down repeatedly on shell that had accidentally be left on a few prawns which spread hidden throughout the dish. The nasty surprise crunches every other mouthful ruined the... More 

Thank Richard W
James A, Guest Relations Manager at Valentina Fine Foods, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, I am sorry that your experience came to such an unpleasant end as I can imagine it somewhat marred the evening. I am even more apologetic that the response by our staff was less than adequate. If you wouldn't mind emailing online@valentinafinefoods.com with infomation regarding people you spoke with, and the approximate time... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Delicatessen, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:30
08:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 High Street, Sevenoaks TN13 1UX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Sevenoaks
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 469349
Valentina���s Sevenoaks restaurant is the newest addition to this charming family of Italian deli restaurants. As well as a hugely well stocked delicatessen and a range of over 200 wines, the Sevenoaks branch also has a bustling 50 cover restaurant. The family run group has been satisfying southwest London locals from its Putney branch since 1991 and customers south of the M25 are already doling out rave reviews for the Sevenoaks branch. Enticing window displays, capable and friendly service as well as a classic Italian menu, reasonable prices and authentic Italian coffee all garner praise. Dishes like Capella Romana (tagliatelle with Nonna���s meatballs, wrapped in speck and oven baked, served with a bolognese sauce) utilise tried and tested family recipes and quality produce. Wherever possible, ingredients here change with the seasons, and egg pasta is made fresh on the premises daily. Slightly less Italian but no less beloved, breakfasts of scrambled eggs and smoked salmon are also very popular.

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