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Marcello

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32A Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HD, England
+44 1392 879061
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there with the family to have a pizza in Marcello. Nice selection of wine and i was quite happy with the food and the service. Would recommend it to anyone fancying italian food.

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Thank erturh
Northampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for the special lunch menu, 2 or 3 courses at reasonable prices. Excellent food from satisfactory choices. Authentic Italian with charming owner / waiter. We shall certainly make another visit to this lovely little establishment.

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1 Thank Betty D
Exeter, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finding this restaurant by acciden i was impressed with the selction on offer and the prices. Good food at sensible prices. Only downside is the difficult parking in this pretty town.

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Thank Robert M
Exeter, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Early Saturday evening and the place was empty. We are not local so we took a chance on this nice attractive bistro looking place. We asked if they had a table for 2 and were disappointed to be offered an awkward table in the middle of the room. Asked if that was the only table and we were informed that... More 

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1 Thank dinobennelli
Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a romantic meal. Both had Chicken pasta bake which was delicious .Mistake having cheesy garlic bread while we waited for main course. Unable to do justice to rest of meal.

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1 Thank Sue B
Topsham, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

I had the Meatball, Bacon and Pepperoni pizza and it was delicous. It was a lovely evening, my only complaints were it was very quiet so if you love an atmosphere of people talking then this isn't for you. My other complaint is the staff, we specifically asked if the "wine of the day" was Italian and the member of... More 

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Thank William C
Deal, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I took an old friend for dinner here. Not like I remember from years ago. Not much atmosphere and we were disappointed with our pizzas. Expected better from an Italian restaurant ☹️

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Thank Pauline M
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Visited Marcello with some friends in between Christmas & New Year. We pre-booked the table and on arrival found the venue to be vibrant and busy. We were welcomed by a helpful young lady who looked after us all night with excellent service and smile. Food portions were generous and presentation, flavour and taste excellent. Definitely will be returning in... More 

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1 Thank boyser70
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Price value excellent. Nice little cosy place with personal service, kitchen fresh cooked meals and friendly owner. Motto of the house: come in as strangers, leave as friends. Very true. Duting our visit sll paying cudtmers were very satisfied and confirmed their voming back.

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1 Thank CAP P
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Family meal for 4, friendly greeting and great service. Had the calamari which is the best I have eaten and I have tried lots all over the world. Pizzas were lovely and our children said they were better than dominoes. Good menu but I have to recommend the food. Much better than all those Italian chain restaurants. Definitely going back.

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1 Thank Herbie41065

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 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
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32A Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Topsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 879061

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?