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The Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria - CLOSED

Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
+44 1736 798235
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
Nov 17, 2014
Sep 8, 2014
“Brilliant dinner”
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
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Reviewed July 17, 2013

The atmosphere here is awful. The waitresses do not seem to know the menu and keep needing to go and ask the chef. The food is atrocious. For our starters we found the Tomatoes, Olive oil and Balsamic of a particularly low quality and the...More

3  Thank CMG1976_13
950craigb, Manager at The Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2013

hello, i`m the chef at "the Italian".............i`m very sorry about your experience in our restaurant but your review look a personal attract for reason than i can not explain.................. About my food, i make this job from only 20 years in very good restaurant all...More

Reviewed July 16, 2013

Went 2012 and planning to go back this year,really child friendly staff great fish dishes.a lovely restaurant.

1  Thank parispickle
Reviewed July 16, 2013

The services was beyond poor, the food was no better, overpriced and poor quality, and to think we only booked because we were told there was a view. When I said view I didn't mean postage stamp size view of the sea. By far the...More

4  Thank Tessa B
Reviewed July 16, 2013

We were disappointed from the start with The Italian as they had crossed our name out of the reservations book and looked confused when we arrived even though we had not cancelled. We walked in only a few minutes late. We were shown to our...More

3  Thank CornishBirdPZ
Reviewed July 14, 2013

I like this restaurant have been on two occasions and would go again and certainly recommend. a nice modern clean environment, great staff who make you feel very welcome and special. the food is tasty and the desserts are heavenly!

1  Thank mel d
Reviewed July 12, 2013 via mobile

Not a good resturant in St Ives, lack of communication between front of house and chefs. Under cooked food, over/hidden charges for starters. No atmosphere in the resturant which makes you feel very uncomfortable due to lack of customers and staff looking over every move...More

2  Thank Love-Cornwall1
Reviewed June 24, 2013

Having purchased a £25 voucher from local radio station for this particular Restaurent ( you pay £25 & Restaurent let's you have food & drink to value of £50 !!) was hoping that some of the unfavourable reviews were wrong!!! We had to have 4...More

5  Thank alisonawatts
Reviewed June 17, 2013

We visited St Ives on 8th June 2013 for a week long stay. After so many disappointments with various local restaurants, we came across The Italian Restaurant by pure chance. The experience was extremely favourable. I am Italian and normally do not frequent Italian restaurants...More

1  Thank franco p
Reviewed June 12, 2013

This restaurant is recently under new management, unfortunately I was unaware of this fact before going there for a meal on May bank holiday Saturday. The atmosphere was horrible, when we sat down we instantly felt tension from the other tables, even though there was...More

3  Thank Natassja T
Reviewed June 9, 2013

I don't think I've eaten such exquisite Italian food since I lived in Italy! I came here with a group of friends and we ordered the antipasti misti to share, a beautifully presented array of meats, fish and bruschetta, all eally nicely seasoned. We all...More

Thank becciboo1986
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798235
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