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Don Luigi

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31 Church Road, Formby L37 8BQ, England
+44 1704 878257
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 119
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Birthday

Went for a meal with friends. Service is excellent, family run and friendly. All staff attentive, nothing too much trouble. For the birthday girl all staff celebrate at the table and we wear fancy hats. Lots of fun. Food, plenty of choice for everyone and exceptional quality. I go regularly with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Trish H
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Formby, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Special occasions
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English first
Formby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Went for a meal with friends. Service is excellent, family run and friendly. All staff attentive, nothing too much trouble. For the birthday girl all staff celebrate at the table and we wear fancy hats. Lots of fun. Food, plenty of choice for everyone and exceptional quality. I go regularly with family and my friends who hadn't been for several... More 

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Lovely food and lovely staff, always a pleasure to eat here. Would recommend booking though I've never seen it empty! The early bird deal from 5-6pm is brilliant.

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Formby, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Living in Formby its great to have high quality restaurants on our doorstep. I enjoyed everything about my experience here. The food was delicious. I had a carbonara which was tasty with a good portion size. The creme brulee I had for dessert was incredible! They set it on fire at the table and the consistency is spot on. Service... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Overrated and over priced. The service was very attentive but the quality of food was low and very expensive for what arrived. Probably be ok after 2 bottles of the overpriced wine.

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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We eat here regularly as a family and with friends. Staff are welcoming, friendly and attentive. The restaurant gets very busy between 5-6 Tues-Sat during pizza/pasta happy hour!! There is a great selection on the menu and I can recommend the Tagliatelle alla Marinara and Linguine Don Luigi.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This place has a great atmosphere and is a big draw for families, especially between 5pm and 6pm, when food is cheaper (if you're looking for a quiet romantic meal it may be best to wait until later - it can be heaving at 5.30 and almost empty come 6.30). The staff are friendly and it is easy to see... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Tasty food- lots of variety- portions plentiful. Really friendly staff, they are always welcoming and happy to help you

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Formby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Food is fantastic and the staff are very friendly. Nothing is too much trouble. The cater for everyone and it is great value for money.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is he kind of restaurant that caters for a romantic meal for two, a family meal and larger parties too. The food is great- I do think the wine is expensive but that would be my only criticism. Very friendly/hard working staff.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

ordered a bottle of wine for £20 plus nearer £30. Well when the wine came out was shocked to see them pouring me a glass of cheap wine I have seen in supermarket for just over £4 . I know there is a mark-up on wine but this is outrageous. Never going back.

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Additional Information about Don Luigi

Address: 31 Church Road, Formby L37 8BQ, England
Phone Number: +44 1704 878257
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Formby
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31 Church Road, Formby L37 8BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Formby
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 878257

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?