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La Magnolia

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8-12 Westcliff Arcade, Ramsgate CT11 8LH, England
+44 1843 580477
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Managed to squeeze us in on a Friday evening as we hadn't booked. Ambience ok,good wine at a reasonable price,my venison tortellini was alright a bit dry and a thin gravy, my wife's baked cod on spaghetti ,fantastic !! Rum Baba fabulous! Well priced, good location, would go again.

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Thank 599bobthebuilder
Essex, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Glad we found this gem. If you don't want to eat fish & chips then this is the place to go! Nice friendly staff & good Italian food. Being Italian kids are welcome & catered for, even for an evening meal. Complementi 🇮🇹

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Thank Michelle A
Southampton, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a short wait in the bar, I was able to get a table in this very busy restaurant on a Saturday evening at around 8 o'clock. All of the staff I had dealings with, although under pressure, were polite and efficient - they looked as if accustomed to nights like that. If the food had been as good as... More 

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St Margaret's Bay, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for dinner and were lucky to find a table definitely a good idea to book especially if you want an outside table. There is a lovely view of the Harbour you could be anywhere in Europe. The food is excellent. We had stuffed Portobello mushroom and prawns wrapped in Parma ham for starters with moreish garlic dough balls... More 

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Thank 732kent2
London
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just went for a drink during the day, but what a lovely place with such nice staff. It's the first time I've ever ordered an elderflower presse and it has arrived with fruit in it - and then they brought some complimentary food too. Can't wait to come back again.

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Thank katelilybee
London, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The presentation of the drinks were fantastic and they tasted amazing; they came in elegant glasses and were a good price. The friendly waiter gave us free croissant pieces with whipped cream and toffee sauce as a little compliment to the drinks; fantastic service, delicious food + drink and very genuine Italian feel to it! Great views too.

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Thank Flora D
Enniskillen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful evening with my family. We had a wonderful experience at a fantastic place to eat. Great food, friendly service and a wonderful view of Ramsgate Harbour.

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Thank Z5805BZglennh
London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed somewhere to eat that would allow dogs, and the manageress at La Magnolia was most welcoming of "Doris" (our canine friend ) - and brought her some water out. The setting is lovely - a view across Ramsgate harbour as the sunset ! The menu is reasonably priced for great quality Italian fare - we had a selection... More 

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Aylesford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant, food is fresh, tasty and truly amazing. I had the largest lemon sole I have ever had at for once a cost I did not resent! Mum and dad ( both in their 80's) totally enjoyed themselves and it was great to see dad tuckin something we have not seen him do in a while. Beware the beer.... More 

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Thank Kris B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to meet with family and friends with amazing food. The best pizza I've had outside of Italy and great seafood and pasta dishes. They have a gelato shop next door which serves excellent ice cream. Will definately visit again very soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$26 - $46
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-12 Westcliff Arcade, Ramsgate CT11 8LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Ramsgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 580477
Description
Family business with a beautiful view and Alfresco sitting on the Ramsgate harbor and authentic Italian cuisine, our dishes are created with passion and with great care for the quality of the products, have a wood-burning oven for pizza, we also won the prestigious award for best restaurant Italian in kent 2009

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