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Il Toro

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Church St | Bolton, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6AA, England
01204 697272
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Today
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 104
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Remarkable value

A warm welcome, great service and fabulous food. Sylvia, our waitress was welcoming, chatty and very polite. We ordered the set price 3 course menu and it was Devine. They dropped a mark due to the potatoes being over salted but apart from that, all good. A great place to host visiting parents.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Heather N
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Lytham St Annes, England, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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164 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Italian first
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English first
Lytham St Annes, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

A warm welcome, great service and fabulous food. Sylvia, our waitress was welcoming, chatty and very polite. We ordered the set price 3 course menu and it was Devine. They dropped a mark due to the potatoes being over salted but apart from that, all good. A great place to host visiting parents.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is my first review. I don't normally write reviews however I am so disappointed having just arrived home from this restaurant that I feel compelled to write a review. When I initially made the booking (some six weeks in advance I hasten to add) I specifically requested the smaller room to the left as you enter the restaurant; the... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Went with my family for Mother's Day it was very busy but didn't take long before we was seated . Manager Faruk and all the staff was very polite and attentive . Food was lovely a very enjoyable evening .

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bolton
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Just returned home from the il toro resterant in horwich,we went to celebrate Mother's Day. The resteraunt wasn't doing a special menu just the normal Al carte . The place was very busy (but a nice atmosphere). Our drinks order was taken in the lounge area. We ordered garlic breads and dipping breads as starters,but unfortunately they came at different... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Booked at short notice and it was Valentine's night so a little surprised to find they had room for 6 people but need not have worried. Restaurant full but not overcrowded and not rushed. Our party included three Italian cousins, residents of Milan but from south of Italy. All are excellent cooks of Italian food & very discerning when it... More 

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Adlington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Excellent evening. Good choices on the menu (the venison was fantastic). Well priced Not rushed, even though it was St Valentines night. was a little dark to report on the décor Car park is a little tight for space .

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Horwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I've posted a couple of reviews of 'Ill Toro' and all of them have been favourable. Once again we decided on the last minute to eat out. Booking is a simple and pain free affair. The welcome once you arrive is always warm without being over the top. Service is excellent and without fuss, and the food was without fault.... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Visited II Toro at the beginning of January to celebrate my birthday. The service was excellent and the staff were friendly and professional. We both had steak which was cooked to perfection. We've been to II Toro on a number of occasions and have never been disappointed. Our New Year Resolution? to go more often.

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Bolton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We often visit il toro on Monday or Tuesday evenings. Although quieter than weekends we are never rushed and never bothered except to ask if everything is fine. Set menu is good value although would be nice if they changed some of the options occasionally for frequent visitors. Last visit was Monday 12 January. Food was very good especially the... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Went here 4 Jan 2015 as a family group to celebrate Mr Brother-In-Law's forthcoming 70th birthday, 20 of us including 5 children, and sat down for the set menu. To be honest, this menu gives you a better choice than many restaurants have on the A La Carte! Service was excellentand just the right speed. I can thoroughly recommend the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Church St | Bolton, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton  >  Horwich
  • Phone Number: 01204 697272

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?