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Cosa Nostra

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161 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AS, England
+44 1947 602030
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Carlisle, Cumbria
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was in whitby for new year,had a fantastic night here, had table booked for 8pm, and we arrived on time, we were Shown to a lovely table upstairs,near bar, and the male and female staff based at the top bar,looked after us superbly, the drinks came fast when ordered, and the food was fabulous, we had a briiliant time, the... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to get an early slot here at the last minute, which pleased us as we'd eaten here a couple of years ago and were very impressed with the food and service. We were greeted with a warm welcome and seated downstairs. Even though the restaurant is large and spacious and being early it was far from full it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On returning to Whitby we asked the kids if there was one restaurant they could go back to, which would it be. They chose Cosa Nostra which is a good endorsement. Good service, food and Peroni. Everything was spot on and the goats cheese starter was a high point for me, which I followed with a risotto.

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DERBY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do try the zuppa pesche it's amazing - great place for an evening with friends - friendly lively atmosphere with good service

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lancashire
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a meal on New years eve. Food was very nice. Garlic bread to start, thin and crispy just the way it should be. Had the steak fillet pasta for main, really tasty, just think the portion could have been slightly larger. And sticky toffee pudding for dessert, swimming in toffee sauce, I loved it. Being new years... More 

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Washington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A quaint little Italian with excellent service. Food was delicious and portions more than adequate. Sadly my partner took ill during the meal but the staff kindly put her meal in a Tupperware for us to take home. Definitely recommended. Excellent value for money.

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were a party of 20 to celebrate a 50th birthday most people enjoyed the meals that they had I wasn't to keen on what I had which was the duck the veg let the whole meal down the place was rather cold and uninviting the waters just stood and watched you the whole time which was a bit off... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ended up here as we hadn't booked anywhere and many places were closing at 7pm (out of season I guess). The staff are very welcoming and friendly and we were seated quickly. Unfortunately the venue is rather large and cold. There was music playing but it echoed rather than adding the atmosphere. I sat with my scarf on and my... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Booked a table last minute and they were more than happy to squeeze us in. Tried the pasta with fillet steak, absolutely gorgeous and could not finish! Nice generous portions. They allowed carol singers to come in and sing for a little while and it felt so Christmassy. And to top it off, all the staff were so welcoming and... More 

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Cheshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

Large, echo filled hall with plenty of seating. Basic Italian fare, reasonably priced and not rushed. Pasta made a change from sea food. Doesn't jump out and say "eat here" very basic. Nothing else to say about the place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 602030

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