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31 High Street, Hoddesdon EN11 8TA, England
+44 1992 444336
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“dough balls” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
31 High Street, Hoddesdon EN11 8TA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pleasant enough restaurant, busy and vibrant. Calamari starter was mean with about 6 calamari rings; over £1 a piece! Glad I choose the 'extra large' pizza, which had good toppings. Linguine with fresh mussels and king prawns tasted good but doubt that the mussels were...More

Thank WelshKnights77
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here on a Saturday evening at 6.30 thinking it may be a bit quieter & it did start off that way but it does get noisy. If you don't mind shouting to be heard you will enjoy this place. Saying that the food is...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant on Saturday 3rd June with a group of 20. Staff were fantastic and the food lovely. Entertainment for the night was a Jersey Boys show. Very fun interactive show, the boys had us all singing along. A great evening had by everyone....More

Thank AdamMorrison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for a party upstairs. Great atmosphere, packed out & hot! Food lovely with very generous portions. Slow service maybe due to being full so was eating dessert at just after 11pm. Jersey Boys were ok, good crowd of party goers so dancing &...More

Thank kent2270
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Service tonight was good but food was poor! Had fish, half was fantastic the other was raw! Told the waiter and said half pay half! Bad advice! Oh dear

Thank Gilbs27
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very average food.. overated..had spaghetti with meatballs that were definitely ikea one's..! And the apple pie wasn't homemade! am goin back though only for entertainment and I suppose I'll have to try the steak this time..just hope it's better than the last meal

Thank Douk P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The food was delicious and service fantastic. The staff were knowledgeable about the menu and wines. The Marconato has a very relaxed and cosy atmosphere. Highly recommended and will certainly be visiting again. The Marconato was the perfect setting for our family party and made...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This was a one off visit to the area and we wandered up and down before choosing this as it looked like fun. We weren't disappointed. The head waiter was professional and quite fun. The varied and interesting range of meats are a surprise: but...More

Thank TaffsterLondon
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I have been to this restaurant many times over the years and have always enjoyed their food and service. It was the perfect place to hold a Wedding Reception as Adam the proprietor, made it very special from the table decorations, drinks on arrival, a...More

Thank Tricia602014
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing. (even took photos so we could try to replicate at home).

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Have you got plans in the near future to refurbish the ladies toilets?
21 June 2015|
Response from Donnabrox | Property representative |
Yes ! We are currently in the design process to completely transform the toilets . Watch this space !
Linda C
It's my 70th birthday in January we are aparty of three children all under 11 the youngest being 4 also 6 -8 adults attending it will be on a Saturday night I know there is some entertainment we would like to be upstairs would this venue be suitable for us , is there a children's menue thank you .
21 December 2014|
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Response from emzone | Reviewed this property |
defo go upstairs, just be warned it is VERY loud and hard to hear anyone talking! and happy 70th for january!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 High Street, Hoddesdon EN11 8TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hoddesdon
  • Phone Number: +44 1992 444336
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