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Villa Italia

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Queen's Quarter
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37/41 University Road, Belfast BT7 1ND, Northern Ireland
4490328356
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wed - Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Regular visiter with my girlfriend and we both love it. The food is always to a really high standard, have never had to wait long for a table or to served. Reasonably priced too.

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Thank Conall M
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34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our trip to Villa Italia. The service was good with a good choice on the menu. It may have warranted a score of 4 but the starters were overdone and the mushrooms were a bit scarce on the pizza despite being one of two toppings. Good place to bring Kids!

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Thank Deborah J
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I am a frequent customer to Villa Italia for many reasons. Not only is the food superb and presented wonderfully but the efficiency of the staff is next to none! Unfortunately, unless you are a large party, you are unable to book a table; however, the venue is large and accomodating and there is never too long a wait to... More 

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Thank MegW22
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The choice of food was really good, such a wide variety. The service was excellent, really attentive, quick and the food was nice and hot for both the starter and main course. Well priced and great portion sizes. I'd definitely recommend Villa Italia if you're visiting Belfast!

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Thank Rachael S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Dropped into this restraunt by chance, we were not disappointed. Lovely food, friendly staff and reasonably priced. Good location and busy but we were lucky to get a table.

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Thank steve J
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

lovely. they didn't rush at all. good portions. let us share because we wanted to try everything. dessert was awesome good food. great service. lovely staff. in a great area

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Thank Kenneth R
Newcastle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was very busy and felt a little rushed, seat was in the walking line so kept getting bumped into. Food was great though!

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Thank Karlee89
Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ideal place for family dinners. The atmosphere is fantastic, the service is great and the food is delicious and reasonably priced. We reserved a table which turned out to be the right thing to do as it was very busy even during the week when we had dinner! Well worth a visit!

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Thank ILoVermont555
Belfast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As a person with coeliac disease eating out can be tricky,I usually look at the menu on line and phone ahead to the restaurant to see if they can accommodate my needs.My visit to villa Italia was on a busy Saturday night. I asked my serving waitress what was suitable for coeliacs and she when to get a printed out... More 

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Thank armchairhiker
Belfast
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended a birthday party here. Great atmosphere, good food, excellent service. Attentive staff and not over priced. Overall a great place to eat and be pampered.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37/41 University Road, Belfast BT7 1ND, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Queen's Quarter
  • Neighborhood: Queen's Quarter
  • Phone Number: 4490328356
Description
Villa Italia is a family run pizzeria restaurant established in 1988 in the heart of South Belfast, just a stones throw from Queen's University. A listed Georgian building, its success as one of Belfast's most popular eateries with over 300 seats continues to grow and is obvious by the queues which form on a regular basis outside the door every weekend - rain, hail or snow!

Inside you can enjoy the rustic Italian charm of our interiors; picturesque murals, terracotta tiles, hanging grapevines, the subtle smell of garlic in the air and with Italian speaking waiters amongst our staff, one cannot help but feel transported to La Bella Italia itself!

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