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All 99 Ormskirk Restaurants

The Fat Italian

47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
1695 572555
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Ranked #10 of 99 Restaurants in Ormskirk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Bistro
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Just opened 18 November 2011. Tel no 01695 572555. no web site
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

went with the kids to the Fat Italian for New Year's Eve and we weren't disappointed , you would think the service would be rushed but that wasn't the case , the waters and waitresses and bar staff all made a fuss of the kids ! Service was relaxed and really friendly , and the food , as ever ,... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Went with a friend for their special 3 course £10 menu on Tuesday's and Wednesday's and you really can't fault this meal, it is excellent value, the staff are always lovely and helpful and the food is always excellent, tonight I had Pate, steak followed by sticky toffee pudding. The pate is homemade and delicious, the steak is cooked to... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Came here a few times with my boyfriend. It is very romantic. The atmosphere and lighting is just right. The french merlot is to die for! and the food is amazing. i tend to get the pasta and my boyfriend tends to get more fish dishes. Never had any complaints. There service is also excellent. Will always remain a favourite.

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England, UK
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

We come to this Resturant every time we come to see our close friends in Maghull. Wow wee - the Resturant never ever fails to disappoint and always very consistent, serving wholesome and nutritious food. The food is so tasty and well presented and simply, divine and heaven. The food is served on hot plates, looks the business and the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

BRILLIANT! I'm not sure who these people are who are writing bad reviews but they are WRONG WRONG WRONG! We visited again on Christmas and I was FANTASTIC. Thank you again for you attentiveness and gorgeous food!

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Longridge, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Went here with work for our office Christmas party. We had the party menu, which offers 3 courses for £20 and I was impressed with both the choices available on the menu and the standard of the food on offer. All the courses were prepared and served to a high standard and I could not fault the level of service... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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150 reviews 150 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Went with 3 work friends and were all delighted with 3 courses for £10 menu. Not only was this extensive and offered excellent value but portions were so generous that the fact there was only cinnamon ice cream or tea /coffee/limoncello for dessert didn't matter. Having a variety of dishes on our table inc pate, chicken wraps and mushrooms for... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

I like this place. Nice atmosphere, very good and attentive service. Had the duck salad to start, ordered pink and was overlooked and chewy. I didn't complain so that's my problem, I was given plenty of opportunity to do so. Had the lamb for main, and more than made up for the starter. Beautifully cooked, tender and delicious. I do... More 

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Liverpool
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I went last Friday fir the first and last time. The table we were given was poor and I had my back to a cold draft coming up from the cellar. I asked if we could move to one of the many vacant tables but the request was ignored. The food was ok but is way overpriced... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Took my mum out for a birthday meal,we had not booked but were fitted in by a friendly member of staff.Good selection of food,something for everyone.Good atmosphere and freindly staff,very enjoyable meal.Highly recommend the ham hock.

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Additional Information about The Fat Italian

Address: 47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
Phone Number: 1695 572555
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Bistro

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