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5 Church Street | Christchurch, Dorset, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
01202-484910
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely Italian

I really like the food at Pinocchio's - tried their pizza and pasta, both dishes were very tasty. Great price and friendly staff. Fun decorations give it a character.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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English first
Rugby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Chose Pinocchio's for a meal whilst staying at the Travelodge in Christchurch, just 5 minutes walk from the hotel. Warm welcome from lovely staff, excellent service and the food was delicious, really nice and they cooked everything to your liking. No problem to take away or add your likes and dislikes. Very impressed with the whole restaurant and lovely staff,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

I really like the food at Pinocchio's - tried their pizza and pasta, both dishes were very tasty. Great price and friendly staff. Fun decorations give it a character.

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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

this could be an amazing place to enjoy real Italian food, Christchurch is a vibrant little town and good places to eat do well. This resultant needs an overhaul and I'm sure people will come flooding back. Sad food and decor make this a disappointing choice to eat.

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surrey uk
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The main course was very nice we had veal,£16.99 dessert was all bought in mainly ice cream,basic wine glasses,plastic table cloth,cheep cutlery and decor needs to be updated.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We went for a pre-theatre meal and found most of the staff friendly and obliging. The food was pleasant but nothing special. I sat facing a framed picture with blobs of grease on the glass which made the decor appear rather grubby and tired. Not a bad restaurant but not good enough for us to want to return.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We arrived at Pinocchio’s at around 7pm on a Sunday evening and were warmly welcomed by both the young ladies serving that evening. We hadn’t booked and just took pot luck, but we were able to secure a table immediately and were invited to sit where we liked. None of us are great pizza lovers so we all bypassed the... More 

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My wife and myself were in Christchurch for the weekend, and so we went to Pincchio's on a busy Saturday night, rather than go Prezzo's we thought why not give the local guys a go. We hadn't booked a table but they managed to sqeeze us in, the place was jammed to the rafters. Everyone seemed to someone else within... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Visited here on a Thursday evening after not being able to get into a local Thai. Was opposite Pizza Express but thought it was good to give the small local place some support. Staff looked bored. Food not good at all. My friend asked if the pasta was home made - they said no. I think my pizza had a... More 

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london
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

A very nice place but a little too crowded ,maybe because food was good ,the prices medium ,the stuff very good and helpful. decorated with pictures from the story ,an Italian experience for sure.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

lovely restaurant very busy so you need to book especially on a Saturday night .lovely food and very good customer service

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Address: 5 Church Street | Christchurch, Dorset, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
Phone Number: 01202-484910
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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  • Address: 5 Church Street | Christchurch, Dorset, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: 01202-484910

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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