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26 High St, Enderby, Leicester LE19 4AH, England
0116 286 3009
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 18
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  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Genuine Italian, Choice of Reasonably Priced or More Expensive Food

Got a good feel as we walked in - quite a few customers but not crowded, good for people watching. Service was polite, helpful and professional without being intrusive. Fair choice for all courses, from £9/£10 for pizza or lasagna if you want a cheap meal (which some customers chose), pastas £12... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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English first
Rugby, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Got a good feel as we walked in - quite a few customers but not crowded, good for people watching. Service was polite, helpful and professional without being intrusive. Fair choice for all courses, from £9/£10 for pizza or lasagna if you want a cheap meal (which some customers chose), pastas £12 -£16, fish mains around £18 (veg and potatoes... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Went last weekend for meal the lamb was superb my husband had the fillet also perfectly cooked chef vinni and the rest of the staff do a great job and we enjoy watching through the large glass window as they prepare food , just a stones throw from our house great for us but worth travelling for highly recomended

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Had an excellent meal, ordered the monk fish, it came fresh and looked vibrant. The staff were friendly and professional,I liked the way you could see the kitchen, which I hasten to state was immaculate. Please have a meal here you will be impressed.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Visited cini for the first time, was really impressed. Made to feel very welcome from the off and was given good time to study the menu. Started with marinara bread, best I've ever had and was followed by chilli crab penne, had good kick which I was hoping for, delicious! Very pleased with service and had a really good atmosphere,... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I was looking forward to visiting CINI as I have always heard good things about the restaurant. However, though the restaurant has nice modern and simple settings with cool interiors, the food and service was average! We saw the menu online and pre-ordered and when the bill came we were charge a few quid more than the price we saw... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Amazing food, amazing wine list, amazing service, you are never disappointed when u come here even down to the decor... Would recommend this place to anyone real Italian food but in a fine dining experience

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Having visited for the first time in February with friends we thought we would take family to celebrate a birthday meal. Although they were reluctant due to a previous bad visit we told them how great it was! Very friendly welcome, however the lemonade on tap needed changing as we were served what tasted like soda & up on bringing... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My first visit with group of work colleagues. We pre-ordered from the menu as we were limited for time. We were shown to our table promptly and drink orders taken. I had ordered the Bresaola salad for £8.50. This was a main course salad it consisted of a hand full of rocket a sliced raw mushroom , some raw asparagus,... More 

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Cini26, Public Relations Manager at CINI, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for your recent feedback. We are incredibly sorry that you felt your experience to CINI was not a good one. We pride ourselves not only on our delicious food but on our customer service. We appreciate the kind thought that went into you not flagging your complaint to a member of staff, in order to save... More 

Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

As a business traveller to the UK I depend on TripAdvisor to find quality restaurants in remote areas of England. I was recently staying at the Leicester Marriott and needed to find a "fine dining" restaurant in the area (not a small feat). Based on all of the previous rankings in the Leicester area it appeared that burger joints and... More 

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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Cini has massive potential to be a stunning restaurant but sadly it doesn't provide what you'd expect from an expensive restaurant . The menu is extensive and the wine list is good . The food we ordered was cooked well and presentation was excellent however, very small portions and very overpriced . Service wasn't great although the staff seemed friendly... More 

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Cini26, Owner at CINI, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting CINI and for your constructive critisim which is always appreciated. From your comment we can gather that our portions were small compared to what we charge. We would like to rest assure you that all our food is freshly prepared daily. We use only premium ingredients for all our dishes and we do not cut corners... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 High St, Enderby, Leicester LE19 4AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: 0116 286 3009

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

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