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Rosticceria

Barnfield Road, Exeter, England
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English first
Devon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Love this place! Very friendly staff, service with a smile and makes you feel valued. Always good range of vegetarian options, today we were offered 2 types of pasta and 1 risotto on one plate! Absolutely delicious food, very good value, nice relaxed atmosphere.

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Alcamo, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

These are my last few days here in Exeter, so today I decided to try this restaurant near High Street. It's like a self-service where you can choose lot of typical italian dishes such as salads, pasta and pizza. I had only an half pizza and pasta with meat, aubergines and tomatos. Pizza is very much far from italian standards... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Myself and my partner have been visiting this lovely place run by a fantastic, welcoming family for years. We popped in for lunch on Valentine's Day and as usual were not disappointed. The choice of Italian dishes on offer is broad, exceptionally fresh and always filling. Nothing is too much trouble for the owner/managers and even on the bleakest Winter... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

What a lovely evening! We booked a family table for 6.30pm after reading fantastic reviews. We were not disappointed ! Sadly we were the only diners but this did not ruin the atmosphere! We could not have been made to feel more welcome than we were! The service was the best, warm & friendly, nothing was too much trouble. We... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I have only been here for breakfast on a few occasions so can't comment on the main Italian courses, however it is extremely good value and also good quality, and they aren't frugal with the portion sizes like lots of places. For two huge cooked brunches with drinks on the weekend we paid just £11. The coffee is also exceptionally... More 

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Minehead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We stumbled upon this great authentic Italian on our way back to the Car park on the Quay. I'm not usually an Italian food fan but this has definitely changed things! We were offered a choice of Fresh dishes with various Salads, i don't know the name of the Pasta and Sauce we had but the Plates were empty in... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

A local business, not part of a chain, they really care about their customers and will do everything possible to make you feel at home, if it means making another zingara (delicious savoury light snack) or bruschetta and bringing it to your table, then that is what they will do. Pizza, pasta and salads all made freshly on the premises,... More 

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Devon, UK
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Called on spec, with a group of colleagues, for lunch between business meetings. Wide choice of hot Italian dishes available over the counter, making service swift. Tasty pasta and pizza, excellent coffee or soft drinks, all served with a smile and friendly banter. Choice of spacious indoors or sunny outdoor seating. Exactly what was required in the middle of a... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This genuine Italian restaurant has been long established in Exeter. Expect a family meal rather than fine dining. The lunchtime specials are excellent value and there is a changing selection of pizzas, pasta and salads. Also a good place for coffee, cakes and filled baguettes; this restaurant is a popular lunchtime venue for local workers. Families are welcome and there... More 

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

If you are sick of spending your money in corporate chain restaurants and want good basic italian food when you are on a shopping trip then this fits the bill. Its a bit of the beaten track near to Southernhay but it has plenty of space, service is quick and they are very friendly. The food is tasty and reasonably... More 

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Address: Barnfield Road, Exeter, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
Cuisine: Italian

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