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Al Vicolo - CLOSED

1-5 Swan Lane, Guildford GU1 4EQ, England
+44 1483 506306
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-5 Swan Lane, Guildford GU1 4EQ, England
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Reviewed February 24, 2015

My husband and daughter had an evening at Al Vicolo. It was the best meal they had had in a long time. Delicious Lamb soup - it was so delicious my husband is going to go back once a week for it. It is the...More

Thank c g
Reviewed February 18, 2015

Having been here a few times before, and loved it, my husband booked a surprise (for me!) Birthday meal here on 15th January, 2015. Hidden down a little alley, we had for years walked past it, but thanks to the internet realised we might have...More

Thank Peta123139
Reviewed February 17, 2015

So glad I found this restaurant, one of the best meals we've had out in a very long time. The hardest thing is knowing what to pick from the extensive menu. The Lamb soup is to die for and the Sardinian Gnocch well.......oh and the...More

Thank PaulrCollins
Reviewed January 30, 2015

This is by far the best Italian restaurant I have found outside Italy. I have eaten here four times and every dish I tried was superb. The wine selection is also excellent. The place is quite small and the atmosphere is cosy. The service is...More

Thank Marco B
Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

Bellissimo really... This cosy and tiny (5 tables in total) Italian restaurant made my week feel less horrible ;) It's located on the first floor of a small building in one of Guildford many narrow streets. On the train back home with butterflies or should...More

Thank Magali C
Reviewed January 10, 2015

I feel like I died and woke up in heaven, or in a bowl of Al Vicolo's fresh crab risotto. It was amazing! My husband and I went for a date and decided to eat here for a change. It was the best decision made....More

Thank Floydo25
Reviewed December 11, 2014

Went on a wednesday lunchtime. Four of us. Good variety of starters and main dishes. We had the clam soup, squid for starters and the vongole and clam risotto for the main course. Very impressive wine list and an excellent selection of grappa. Will certainly...More

Thank dog63green
Reviewed December 9, 2014

First visit to Al Vicolo for lunch and quietly impressed. Very small, intimate dining room that would be rather good for a date. The lunch menu offers two courses for £12.95 or three for £14.95. We went a la carte and ended up with a...More

1  Thank tomatoboy2014
Reviewed December 3, 2014

Walked around town deciding where to eat and was not really fancying the normals i.e. Jamies Italian etc. Hadnt eaten here so gave it a shot. Really pleased I did. The food was well prepared with enthusiasm and was of good quality. There is an...More

Thank beermatt31
Reviewed November 5, 2014

I love the feel of the place, the delicious food and the staff. I visit here occasionally and brought one of my children this time. She loved the food, and can be a little picky. Overall an enjoyable evening with a relaxed atmosphere, thank you!

Thank VictoriaB123B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$39 - $55
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5 Swan Lane, Guildford GU1 4EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 506306
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