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Ask Italian - Canterbury

24 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
+44 1227 767617
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (47 reviews)
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
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11 - 20 of 308 reviews

Reviewed September 13, 2017

My partner and I ate here at the end of August. The food was excellent. The service was excellent. Lovely atmosphere. Staff friendly but not intrusive. Great menu - desserts were delicious! Would definitely dine here again when in the area.

Thank SUE B
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Had lunch here many times over several years and it's always good. Primarily Italian food but fresh and well cooked. Staff also very good and always seem calm. You need to use stairs to get to the toilets (no problem for us but maybe to...More

Thank PGP1948
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Just back from a lovely lunch at ASK with a friend. The staff were very attentive, but respectful of us as customers. We were served by Stephen who was professional, knowledgeable and courteous. The building with its riverside position is fabulous, with the layout of...More

1  Thank Lorna F
Reviewed August 29, 2017

My Wife and I had a fabulous meal here with excellent service, they weren't too pushy to get you in and out of the restaurant which seems to happen in so many places now, we also had a lovely table outside which made the afternoon...More

1  Thank Steve K
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Offering a 25% seems generous until one half of the table cannot use the discount because of the group booking and the other 8 had already mention discount as requested on web site. It was embarrassing to say the least. Book in smaller numbers of...More

1  Thank KentDog-walker
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We've eaten several times at Ask Canterbury & have never been disappointed. Apart from the well presented delicious & varied menu they have a folder with tabled key ingredient details to assist those with allergies/intolerances to choose a meal safely byWell done!!! Service always friendly....More

Thank FolkTripper
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Enjoyed a lovely meal at Ask with my husband and grandchildren, we sat outside which was lovely , we all enjoyed the meal and clean plated from us all.

Thank chrissy009
Reviewed August 16, 2017

From the moment we entered Ask in Canterbury, we were treated in a manner which makes me want to go back again. The staff were friendly, happy, and we felt important. I would recommend this restaurant, especially in the garden, which features many interesting trees...More

Thank r0semary9
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely glass of red with spaghetti pomodorro, bruschetta it was all a fine experience. Will go back there one day

Thank Susan L
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

From the minute we sat down to we left we were served by a really over the top waiter who was not good at reading people. The food as always was nice and good value.

Thank Alison L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 767617
ASK Italian in Canterbury is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Canterbury menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.
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