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91 Dunstable Street, Ampthill MK45 2NG, England
01525 404 666
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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beds england
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is a reason why this place is never full it's been a year since I last visited and to say that it is very outdated inside is being kind this place has not seen a lick of paint for God nose how long yellow artex ceilings and table clothes that have never been changed come on it really is... More 

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Thank anglian
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am Italian. I born and grow up in Italy. I know what it means authentic Italian food, this is nowhere near to it! I only write this review to make sure that people listen and won't make a same mistake like me to ignore the bad reviews. In this case is TRUE! The place is not rustic, is outdated... More 

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Thank Davide B
Luton, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Love the lunch menu and the rustic charm of this place. Although I go to fratellis just as much for lunch - Donatellos offers a more rustic charm and I think the pasta sauces are divine!!

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Thank lisr87
Flitwick, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

This is the most authentic and best Italian food around the area. A quaint little restaurant with a great atmosphere. I have visited here on many occasions and have never been disappointed, great prices for lovely food and wonderful service.

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Thank 2016Sarah
Ampthill, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Great pizzas, great pasta and some lovely starters like the seafood salad, calamari and whitebait or the garlic mushrooms. Always friendly staff, nice relaxed atmosphere. We've been coming her for 20 years and have never had a bad meal. Lunch time special is also great value and they also have a midweek deal - 2 courses for a tenner. Suitable... More 

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Thank Binneybonce
Bedford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Very small restaurant with a decor of all things Italian. Candlelit table for two. The young girl who waited on us was friendly and attentive. Enjoyed the bruschetta and pizza I had. The only downside with the place being so small is that you can hear everybody's business. There is a parking area at the back.

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Thank Scott5570
Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Went as part of a bigger group - 11 of us. The service was good, with a smile and patient with us. Rather than a normal pizza I had Calzone this time, crispy dough full of flavour. Could maybe have done with a little more filling, otherwise very nice. As it was Saturday night and very busy the food took... More 

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Thank EvaM_UK
Ampthill, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Very nice and friendly had a chicken pasta dish ?? Dish over sized 2 desert spoon sizes of pasta !! Served In a large bowl ! Looked lovely and tasted nice , but strangely didn't taste like home made pasta . I would go again but would prefer lunchtime I think as I actually had to come home and put... More 

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Thank smethamsfest
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

Went for a celebration. Had a good night food was fine for most of us. My husband is gluten intolerant and had to take his own pasta. When paying the bill at the end I asked if his meal had been discounted. The owner laughed and said he'd give me 50p. He seemed uncaring and wasn't interested. He thinks his... More 

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

We visited the Dunstable one and very disappointed. We hadn't been there for years and visited for my birthday. Terrible atmosphere rude waiter and wine in a cheap jug, rubbish. Ok to pop into but not for a night out. This place would do well if it was closed refurbed and new trained in good customer service skills. So as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Dunstable Street, Ampthill MK45 2NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Ampthill
  • Phone Number: 01525 404 666
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