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Caffe Tirreno

45 Bondgate Without, Alnwick, England
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Ranked #37 of 92 restaurants in Alnwick
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Description: Quality authentic food served daily 01665 605455
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

We visited Caffe Tirreno after a long day, directed there from their sister restaurant Di Sopra which was fully booked. We easily managed to get a table at the non bookable Caffe. We waited a long time for our order to be taken, and for the food we eventually ordered. The quality of the food was low, we felt we... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

Popped in around 2 pm on a wednesday afternoon with my mum an two kids after being at the castle gardens. The staff were very friendly but the food was disappointing. The kids had pizza which was on the greasy side. Mum had carbonara which virtually had not pancetta/bacon in it and was not nice at all. I had the... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

Didn't know where to eat on arrival in Alnwick so just took a chance. How lucky were we that we decided to try here. Quite busy but got a table. Salmon dish was first class ans so was the service.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Went in and took ages to take our order. Was then informed there was no bread so half the starters were unavailable. We then waited 15 minutes for them to arrive.prices are good but dont go when busy.

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Yorkshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Caffe Tirreno is a lovely little restaurant serving really tasty food at very reasonable prices. When I visited it was rather understaffed, but those who were serving were all extremely friendly and helpful regardless.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Staying in the area, have visited here twice. On both occaisions had really good food and pleasant prompt service. The restaurant seems always busy, had to wait a few minutes for a table but well worth the wait. Pizza and pasta very reasonably priced.

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We live nearby and probably eat here twice a month. The service is always good, the menu regularly reviewed and the food always hot and fresh. Also good specials board/ Last night was no exception with my excellent Cannelloni and the wife had another good pizza. OK, it's not chic or modern, but it's certainly not cheap and cheerful, just... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Surprised at the negative reviews. Maybe a bit hit and miss, but I've been loads of times with friends before visiting Alnwick Playhouse or just to catch up. Food consistently tasty, well-presented and so reasonably priced. Last night I had superb creamed roast pepper soup and fantastic calzone pizza. My friend was more than happy with her plateful of smoked... More

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Berwick, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Not impressed with the service. There was a small live bug in my salad and the waitress would not believe me, she was quite rude and just said it had been washed and it was probably pepper...there was no pepper on my food and pepper doesn't have legs!!! Was completely put off and couldn't eat my lunch so was just... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

First visit with parter. Couldn't get into the one further down the road. Very cramped, windows steamed up, felt a bit like a sauna. Could only make out the menu because of the street lamp. Only serve house wines by the glass not the more expensive ones. No jugs left for water and they had ran out of the beef... More

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