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Simply Italian

10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
+44 1323 470911
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (74 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely setting and made to feel welcome. special menu brought up to table and all boded very well. Sadly the food does not live up to the hype. Two specials as main dishes came up with one the size of a starter! How does that...More

2  Thank oap46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 11 people and the staff were very accommodating. Food was great as was the service and they even gave us the shot bottle on the table. Will be going back x

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at this restaurant last week. It is in a nice location but unfortunately the food is of very poor quality. I had gnocchi alla sorrentina a forno (in the oven) but they used very poor quality mozzarella and the...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Staff very welcoming. Good choices in menu, very relaxing with views of Harbour..no need to rush. prices reasonable Am a frequent visitor.

Thank Beth801
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I admit it was a year ago that I last ate here and the experience was pretty awful. In fact my pasta with meatballs (barely cooked and cold) was inedible. The waiter saw I was not happy and deducted the price of the meal from...More

1  Thank Beverly56_8
Reviewed August 12, 2017

A little chain of family run Italian restaurants which are every bit as the ones I've tried in places in Italy like Florence and Naples. Certainly prices and the customer service are better. GREAT VALUE; GREAT FOOD.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Nothing to write home about, a fimily run restaurant [that's good!] with non stand out food. The specials were special and should be tried. The service was very slow. All in all 'ordinary'

Thank cinemajim
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love it here. Hustle and bustling restaurant. Smells of food , just devine...expensive but well worth the expense

Thank alfieon
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Lovely venue in the harbour with nice decor creating a warm atmosphere. Food was tasty and they had a range of specials to select from besides the standard menu.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed July 26, 2017

On a sunny day at the marina we had a simple light lunch which we enjoyed. What made the place note worthy was just one thing. Our server, Kelly, was sunshine personified! She was so happy and welcoming, informative and helpful and the single reason...More

Thank Nicola H
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Questions & Answers
August 28, 2016|
Response from FrankSpeak | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so sorry about late answer
May 28, 2016|
Response from Mar426 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, at least midday onwards
December 18, 2014|
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Response from Mike150564 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have round tables!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 470911
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