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61 The Parade, High Street, Watford WD17 1PL, England
01923 210055
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 54
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  • 21
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely food great service

We had lunch at this restaurant last week. It was a tuesday and was fairly quite when we went in before 1.00, by 2.00 it was really filling up. The service is excellent and there is a great choice of food. They have a 2 course special on but we decided to go for the A La Carte. We shared... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Irene029
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Dublin
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Dublin
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had lunch at this restaurant last week. It was a tuesday and was fairly quite when we went in before 1.00, by 2.00 it was really filling up. The service is excellent and there is a great choice of food. They have a 2 course special on but we decided to go for the A La Carte. We shared... More 

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Thank Irene029
Watford
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One in a million lovely food best Italian Food in the world kid frenidley and just a grate atmosphere Go there any day Just wow wow wow please go you will love it

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Thank Prince Jack F
Bristol, England
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117 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well cooked, quality Italian cooking at a reasonable price. The house white was lovely and the service was very attentive and friendly.

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Thank ajk1994
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very Loud Atmosphere, Couldn't here yourself talk, Very Slow Service, The Drinks were flat and the food was very mediocre. I've been here once before last year and the food was great so I thought I give it another try, wouldn't come here again, very disappointed !

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Thank HJM315
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant twice and the service is amazing. The food is great value and ideal if you are on a tight budget. It can get quite lively in the evening. Worth a visit.

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Thank Warthog08
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because there is an excellent word of mouth which goes around throughout the whole of heartfordshire and i was curious to see what it was all about. I must say though, the staff were friendly and came from the same place as i do in italy and were very welcoming.food was excellent and service was quite impeccable.... More 

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Thank Francesco D
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a meal before going to panto in Watford. Great place which is buzzing. Food was good value and loads of atmosphere

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Thank Pcj50
bedfordshire
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great lasagne and pizzas. Other dishes also great too. Hard to find a good Italian but I'm glad to say this is a good Italian for sure.

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Thank jay b
Watford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going there for the last 10 years or so and it's never disappointed me. Affordable and tasty restaurant with excellent service. I would highly recommend it !

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to eat here. The food is good and the service great. A top choice for us if we want good wholesome cooking at a reasonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 61 The Parade, High Street, Watford WD17 1PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Watford
  • Phone Number: 01923 210055

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups

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