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) #1 of 3 Dessert in Largs #6 of 39 Places to Eat in Largs €€ - €€€ Italian, Cafe, British
Esplanade Cafe 2 Greenock Road, Largs KA30 8NF, Scotland
+44 1475 675000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“ice cream” (537 reviews)
“sundae” (111 reviews)
“fish and chips” (153 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
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Esplanade Cafe 2 Greenock Road, Largs KA30 8NF, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just finished a day at the seaside with a fish tea in Nardinis. Was very busy as always but we managed to get a table quite quickly. We opted for the teatime special which is served from 6pm every day and consists of fish and...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed lunch in cafe 25 July. Cafe was packed due to sunny weather. Ladies and disabled toilets a disgrace. Disabled toilet out of order. Doubles as child changing room but on floor was big nails jutting out of the floor near door frame. Ladies toilets...More

Thank elizabeth w
Reviewed yesterday

We sat outside facing the sea watching the people go by.I had ice coffee. They were busy but had time to chat make sure our coffee was right as I had asked for fresh cream and it was out of this world

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arrived on a busy Sunday and headed for the busy cafe. Had a wish for pasta and my daughters wanted pizza. The cafe menu does not cater for this being mainly sandwiches, salads. meat dishes and fish and chips. However we were advised the 1890...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the dinner at Nardini. We ordered the sea food tempura butter for the starter, my husband ordered the seafood pizza and i ordered seafood pasta.... all the food is good and real taste of Italian. The restaurant's environment was very cosy. The...More

Thank Helena S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having heard about Nardini's, I was looking forward to visiting it and certainly wasn't disappointed. Sitting out on the balcony in the sunshine with the most delicious knickerbocker glory ever and a great view of Largs seafront is an experience I will long savour. I...More

Thank HeatherJS01
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and i had not intended to have something to eat, but trying Nardini's was to tempting. We both had a full meal, My wife had fish and chips and I had a toastie with chips and salad. Both meals arrived quickly in a...More

Thank robert g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I honestly have to say that I have never eaten a better F&C in my life! Very generous portion, not so greasy, chunky golden chips and a fab fillet of fish. The ice cream is also world class! If you are near by I highly...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to stop and get ice cream as Nardinis has been there for years. We we were not disappointed and the ice cream was really nice especially the 99 cones but a bit pricey at £2.50 But as usual place was busy as a...More

Thank surfsup2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my mother on a lovely sunny day. Long, quick moving queue out the door (always a good sign!) with lots of unique and interesting flavours on offer to look at as we waited. We both went for a scoop of fudge and a...More

Thank Carrie L
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Questions & Answers
12 January 2016|
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Response from BethBright | Reviewed this property |
Don't go. The food is mediocre and overpriced. The service is poor. Scotts at the marina has better food and I've heard that Seamill Hydro is very good.
26 November 2015|
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Response from foxymadam | Reviewed this property |
The Nardinis restaurant (overlooking the marina) was bought out of administration by Buzzworks holdings in 2009.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esplanade Cafe 2 Greenock Road, Largs KA30 8NF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  Largs
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 675000
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