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Mustons Lane, Shaftesbury SP7 8AD, England
+44 1747 855566
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mustons Lane, Shaftesbury SP7 8AD, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our visit to Amore was on a moderately but not overwhelmingly busy Friday night but the staff all seemed very disengaged, barely able to make eye contact when “welcoming” us and taking our order. The food is seemingly prepared in a thermonuclear device located in...More

Thank Flipper20
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service great and friendly. Ambience quirky as is in an old church. Food nice and tasty but not quite 5*. Slightly lacking in refinement. Still enjoyable.

Thank Amberleybeerfan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us went for an early supper and thoroughly enjoyed our pizza. the starters were good. Unfortunately there were two large "hen do" of 30 people each, who were very noisy and we were quite glad to leave

2  Thank judie70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here for years and ive in the town.sometimes good sometimes bad meals especially steaks can be hit and miss . Last night had the speciality dish pollo enzo ...yes recommended by the owner enzo so you’d think as this was his special...More

2  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined at Amore recently and enjoyed a very pleasant evening meal, with good service. The pizza is huge and was reported to be very tasty, two of us had steaks and they were delicious - I can highly recommend the pink peppercorn sauce to...More

1  Thank justanothercork
Reviewed May 12, 2018

We ate here on a whim 7 years ago when visiting Shaftesbury and are delighted to report that the standards are as high now as they were then. Authentic cooking, generous portions and attentive service. The place was buzzing. Excellent value for money. We’ll be...More

Thank Huw M
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Haven't been for a while warm friendly welcome excellent waiter food tasted very good shame my veal was swimming in sauce veg dish far to hot sizzling at the table wine reasonably priced

Thank rosemyrarendellr2017
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Set in an old chapel, imaginative decoration, good food, friendly service, just the job! The atmosphere is just what you want on a cold Saturday night. Or on any night.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Located in an old church .. amazing ambience, gorgeous building. Serving reasonably priced Italian food.

1  Thank Ann M
Reviewed February 25, 2018

A little strange to walk through a graveyard to this Italian resaurant, sited in an old church or chapel, but worth it. Despite the huge space, the restaurant was warm, with heating supplied by cleverly disguised radiators in the terracotta surrounds. Huge pictures in various...More

Thank Howarth S
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Sandra P
August 13, 2017|
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Response from john d | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
March 2, 2017|
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Response from abendigolove | Reviewed this property |
Very welcome. Its a huge space.
September 10, 2016|
Response from jpagechatton77 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $26
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mustons Lane, Shaftesbury SP7 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Shaftesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 855566
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Ristorante Amore is a family run business, trading since 1998. Under new ownership as of August 2015, we welcome you to join us for a dining experience of traditional cooked Italian food.
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