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Ask Italian - Saffron Walden

62 High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1EE, England
+44 1799 520500
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (26 reviews)
“dough balls” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
62 High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1EE, England
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food we had was hot and good, and most of the staff were polite and charming. There were 3 disappointments. The risotto special was not available, nor were several other dishes (mid-week, they had run out, really?). The new 2018 menu had only 3...More

Thank GM-MNS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived mid-evening on a cold wet sunday night wanting a decent quick meal before driving home. The welcome was great, both the starter and main arrived quickly and were both delicious. The staff were very friendly and attentive even though the place was very...More

Thank SimonWel
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

A large group of us had a meal here early April. Food was good and service ok. The desserts were the downfall, we ordered them to then be told 15 mins later that they were out of the most popular one. Re ordered more desserts...More

1  Thank Ilovefoodsuffolk
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We went here recently for my wifes 40th birthday and they where very accomadating. A large table was set up at the rear of the restaurant suitable for 14 adults. Service was a bit slow but that was probably due to our chatting and not...More

Thank Curtis32621
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

I have come here on numerous occasions for lunches now and I’ve always enjoyed the food while the service is very friendly and quick - which is ideal when you have a short lunch break. I highly recommend the prima pizza’s while the free lemonade...More

Thank thedre14
Reviewed March 13, 2018

I've been lots of times but this particular time felt we had been squashed in although booked it was packed to the hilt we were put in a corner on what looked like plastic garden chairs with very little room against a radiator, our meal...More

Thank loudensusan
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Grotty table, very sticky, shoved up in a corner and very difficult to get to. Service varied from very pleasant to abrupt. All main courses arrived ok but desserts... we had all finished our desserts before the last one arrived. We complained but were told,...More

Thank sufcvoyager
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We always visit ASK in Saffron Walden when we are back in the UK, and our two trips in December certainly didn’t disappoint! Their General Manager Katy, was working both times and we had outstanding service from her and her staff! Our two year old...More

Thank Birchall30
Reviewed February 16, 2018

First of all, if Katie is managing then you have no problem, if any one else then panic...! And it is such such a shame. When I arrived for a pre-booked reservation for 4:30 in the afternoon with four very well behaved girls aged between...More

Thank Lollymoo
Reviewed February 15, 2018

Had dinner here last night, very friendly service and great food they have definately improved from the last time we were here, albeit a long while ago now. Our food was all prepared fresh and tasted delicious, we all had different things from the menu...More

Thank Getabout01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • Phone Number: +44 1799 520500
Description
ASK Italian in Saffron Walden 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 Saffron Walden menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.
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