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High Street | Newton Poppleford, Sidmouth EX10, England
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good place

I have been on several occasions, best to ring before to make a reservation for an evening event as they always seem to be busy otherwise an excellent place to go, food is wonderful and staff friendly ..a definate place to go !

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
ken h
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Honiton, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Honiton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I have been on several occasions, best to ring before to make a reservation for an evening event as they always seem to be busy otherwise an excellent place to go, food is wonderful and staff friendly ..a definate place to go !

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Nothing to look at outside or in, we were informed on a last minute booking that we could be accommodated in the lounge. I had visions of eating doubled up from a settee but in fact the 'lounge' was just the former front room of the next door property which had been incorporated into the restaurant, with standard dining tables... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

You can tell the popularity of a restaurant when you walk in early evening and the place is well over half full, as was the case when we entered this little gem. The food was well presented and tasty, the service prompt and friendly. I want to return and eat here again, very impressed!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Absolutely delicious and authentic Italian food Great service , great value for money and run by a hardworking local couple La Rosetta is on the main road and thousands drive pased every day If you enjoy Italian food stop and pop in you will not be disappointed We will be back very soon

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

my wife and i went for a mid-week lunch to celebrate a friend's birthday (he came with his wife also) from the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome. it was a chilly day and we asked for the warmest seats in the house and so we treated to a very pleasant corner table. the atmosphere was great... More 

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This was our first visit to "La Rosetta," and we weren't disappointed despite hearing mixed reviews before going. The restaurant was cosy and welcoming, the food delicious, and the service friendly and prompt. There were 4 of us in our party and we all ate different dishes, which were all well seasoned and extremely tasty. The bill for the evening... More 

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United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Food as good as in Italy with authentic soups. Pasts dishes a belly buster. Only one gripe and this would not happen in the summer but as first time customers we were given a table in the direct line of the icy blasts from the door each time it opened. Possibly we should have asked to be moved. Good atmosphere... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Both our meals were very good , but specifically the steak which was a rump steak in a brandy and mustard sauce.We could glance across and see the food being cooked in the kitchen and also notice how clean everything was throughout the restaurant. It was a busy evening for the chefs and waitresses but we received good service throughout... More 

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Stratford-on-Avon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Visited this restaurant on holiday as part of it's Gourmet Society promotion. It was good to see the food being cooked in the kitchen and also the welcoming Italian colours decoration and overall feel of the place. It was a busy evening for the chef and waitress but we were well looked after and enjoyed the 3 courses we had.

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Chard, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We loved the food and the service was good, but the tables were a joke. A table for two just holds your plate and a drink, but we had to put our side dishes on the next table. Had the restaurant been fully occupied I do not know what we could have done. Somewhat spoiled the evening. Had it not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: High Street | Newton Poppleford, Sidmouth EX10, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget

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