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Review of Pizza Calzone

Pizza Calzone
Ranked #1 of 217 Restaurants in Banbury
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$21
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Enjoy sumptuous, authentic Italian cuisine for lunches and evening meals. Relax in an inviting and contemporary restaurant, looked after by our friendly and welcoming staff. Call today to make your reservation or to order your 'take away' Parties or private functions are always welcome at the Pizza Calzone Ristorante Pizzeria. Whatever the nature of your celebration, e.g. birthday, anniversary, office party, etc, we will be able to create a special atmosphere for your guests. (Christenings can be held in the Sundays when the restaurant can be booked exclusively for your guests.)
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Food was delicious, staff were friendly and we even received free puddings!
Would definitely recommend and will return again soon.

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Thank PippaKMB
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

We visited here when friends were staying with us. Excellent service, tasty meals and a lovely selection of things to try. There was a lovely atmosphere, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals. The waiter was very good, making my friends son who doesn't like many drinks, feel part of the occasion. And the desert was great too.

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Thank Lynne B
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Pizza Calzone is AMAZING. It was like we were completely transported to a quaint town in Italy and sincerely experienced TOP NOTCH customer service from bringing to end.

We walked in at about 10:15pm on a Sunday night because our car broke down. And what could have been a dreadful night turned into a truly delightful evening where we forgot about our troubles. At no point did we tell them about the car, we just apologized for coming in late (they close at 11), and they insisted it was their pleasure to serve us. Every staff member was so attentive, constantly checking in, ensuring everything was to our liking, and doing small things to enhance our experience. For example the chef came out to cut our pizza, calzones, babbling away in Italian with a smile, they brought chili oil out once we started eating, indicating they thought we might enjoy more spice (my in-laws are Indian) and the list goes on. At no point did we ever feel rushed. We were already convinced this was probably one of the best customer service experiences we ever had in England, and then they didn’t even charge us for our desert and coffees which we enjoyed past their closing time at their insistence!! Again, they had no idea what a rough start of the evening we were having, it just seemed like they do what they can for all their customers. We would absolutely make the trip back to Banburry just to come here again (about an hour drive from where our family lives that we visit in the UK). One more thing, at the end of the night the owners of the Indian restaurant from across the street came in just to check-in and say goodnight after they closed, which seemed like a nightly ritual. This whole scene illustrated just what a wonderfully genuine family-owned business this was. They appear to be well loved in the community and treat everyone like family. Definitely going to make the trip back and recommend this place to anyone who wants a quick escape to Italy when they’re anywhere near this town.

Thank Dalmy6
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Visited this place as a recommendation and fortunately I wasn’t disappointed. What a good atmosphere, location and staff. The food was excellent and the hospitality delivered was perfect. Not only do they know how to run a good business, they value your custom. Well done to all staff at Pizza Calzone.

Thank johnny p
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

My friend and I called in for lunch as the place we often use was closed. What a great turn of fate it was. The restaurant is staffed by lovely, friendly and helpful staff and the food.......stunning. I had the chicken and mushroom risotto as I love risottos and know how hard they are to get right. It was simply one of the best I have ever eaten - creamy, perfectly seasoned with a depth of flavour beyond perfection. My friend had the penne aribiata which he just couldn’t stop eating. We were given a tiramisu (on the house) with two spoons which was such a nice touch. The acid test is would we go back? YES. This will be our new favourite weekly meeting place. The food is just gorgeous and the prices are very reasonable. Perfezione!

Thank Wendy G
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