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Kings Court, High Street, Wimborne Minster BH21 1HS, England
01202 880932
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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 12
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Enjoyable slice of Italy!

In a moment of spontaneity we ate here yesterday before going to a show at the Tivoli. We had the avocado special and pate for starters. Both came quickly and were very tasty. The pate came with garlic flatbread instead of the usual melba toast style cracker - this worked really well. The avocado... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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English first
Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Went on Saturday for dinner...first impressions were ok, very friendly but it appeared the only person to be Italian was the owner. The decor seemed pretty worn out with horrible stains on the carpet. My starter was Country Mushrooms...they were exceedingly uniform..my guess they were straight out of a can, give them a miss. The main was a Calzone, never... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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44 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

In a moment of spontaneity we ate here yesterday before going to a show at the Tivoli. We had the avocado special and pate for starters. Both came quickly and were very tasty. The pate came with garlic flatbread instead of the usual melba toast style cracker - this worked really well. The avocado starter was generous too, we were... More 

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Ferndown
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Going out for a meal is a special occasion for me, and I, not unreasonably, expect food to be of a standard higher than my home cooking, not difficult, but this restaurant failed miserably. This is my first negative review, but I have to be honest - the food was appalling! My son ordered the soup. It looked like water... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Perhaps it's me, but I expect my lasagne to be oven baked and not served with random pieces of sheet pasta over which a bolognese sauce has been poured - AND THEN MICROWAVED !! So much so that the outside food was too hot to eat, whereas the centre of the dish was lukewarm. When the dish was returned to... More 

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Bournemouth, Dorset
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My mother and I have just had an enjoyable lunchtime in Piccolo Mondo. There are so many places to have lunch in Wimborne and quite by accident we saw the sign that said £4.99 for half a pizza and salad (until 2 I think it was). I felt I had to write a review as the service was 5 star... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We've been coming here from the start (early 80's when it was just off the square) and it has been consistently great. The atmosphere is always lovely, like being part of the family....an Italian family! There is always a good selection of great Italian food as well as the pizzas that are unique to Piccolo Mondo. Always fresh, cooked in... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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218 reviews 218 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We called in for lunch on the recommendation of friends. The service was good and we received a warm welcome. The Pizzas were lacking. They felt like shop bought bases and the toppings were sparse. Perhaps we are getting used to better, with the profusion of wood burning ovens in the newer restaurants. One of our party wasn't very hungry... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Have eaten here quite a number of times over the last 15 years, never had a bad meal always excellent food service and atmosphere one of our favourite places

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Dorset, UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Went to Piccolo Mondo last Saturday and was a little disappointed on this occasion. Service and atmosphere was fine but I wasn't hugely impressed with the food on this visit. Three of us had choices from the daily specials and none of us were terribly excited by them. Its a nice little spot and I think we would go back,... More 

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I have been coming to this Italian restaurant since my Dad moved to the town 20 years ago & I have never had a bad or indifferent meal here. They serve succulent pizzas, pasta, meat & fish dishes in an informal atmosphere. The staff are very attentive and extremely friendly & the restaurant is suitable for all types of diners,... More 

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Additional Information about Piccolo Mondo

Address: Kings Court, High Street, Wimborne Minster BH21 1HS, England
Phone Number: 01202 880932
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne Minster
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kings Court, High Street, Wimborne Minster BH21 1HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne Minster
  • Phone Number: 01202 880932

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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