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Ask Italian - Colchester

16 North Hill, Colchester CO1 1DZ, England
+44 1206 366379
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (12 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 North Hill, Colchester CO1 1DZ, England
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Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend really enjoyed our meal, the pork belly was fantastic as suggested by the waiter, Richard, who was very polite, friendly and helpful.

1  Thank nsnt9492
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Neither my family, many friends or I have visited ask Italian in recent years as it seemed to massively slide down hill after the refurbishment. We thought we'd go for the lunch menu as not much too lose. Starters we had the caprese salad and...More

2  Thank Alex G
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited here with a friend , on 3 different occasions for evening meals . Staff are always very welcoming , friendly and talkative . Menu offers a good variety of different choices . Food is very reasonably priced and is always of a good standard...More

Thank Essex_97
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited in a group of seven and can't really fault the food too much but the service was not always great. They made basic errors like bringing main course before they had cleared away starters and clearing main course plates when some people were still...More

Thank mattytColchester
Reviewed January 31, 2017

We dined here following recommendations and certainly were not disappointed. Lovely friendly and efficient staff, food delicious. We also got to look at Italian cookery book so that I could check out some recipes. Two of us had starters for desserts (no sweet tooth) which...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Me, my partner and friends often dine here and it never disappoints. The food, service and atmosphere is always fantastic. There is a good range of delicious food to choose from and it's all at a fantastic value for money! If you haven't been you...More

Thank RONRAN181114
Reviewed January 21, 2017

I have eaten in a number of ASK restaurants across the uk here but like all big chains of restaurants it can be pretty much a Hit or Miss situation but I have been here on a few occasions now and the staff have always...More

Thank David R
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We had a very nice lunch here (midweek). The service was excellent, very friendly, and a nice atmosphere. I really enjoyed the 'Tagliatelle asparagus & pancetta carbonara' and my wife chose the 'Ravioli Marittimi' which she also enjoyed. The ice cream desserts were also very...More

Thank eric184
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

We go here quite often and 9 times out of 10 it's a fantastic visit with the odd occasion where the service is slow. The food always tastes great and is piping hot when it gets to the table. One big downside is that it...More

Thank JadeStrikesBack
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Lovely atmosphere, excellent friendly service, good choice of food. As well as the usual extensive menu there was an all inclusive choice of 3 Festive menus at reasonable prices.

Thank sat3438
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 North Hill, Colchester CO1 1DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 366379
ASK Italian in Colchester is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Colchester menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.
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