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Italian Connection

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West Street, Boston, England
01205350287
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to collect partner from company retirement meal ,would not serve a drink while i waited and when asked if somewhere i could wait while they finished their meal was escorted outside to the pavement . not a professional attitude

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Thank Peter E
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have now visited this restaurant 3 times on visits to family in the area and have never been disappointed. The staff, food and atmosphere are always great and it certainly beats other "family friendly" eateries in the area. can't wait for our next trip to Boston.

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Thank fishfacefan
Skegness, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

I really don't understand why people rave about this place. I've been a couple of times recently, once with my boyfriend and once with a large group of friends and both times the service was poor and slow and the food was below average. The restaurant is cramped and uncomfortable. Birth times it took ages for anyone to come and... More 

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Thank lucy209
Boston, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Can't fault the food here, lots of choices and it's all good quality. Had 13 in our party having different choices and all left empty plates which is a good sign all the various dishes were of equal good quality. The steak was a good size and cooked perfectly although some of the steaks are quite pricey compared to other... More 

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Thank Shaun D
Boston, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I have to say that the restaurant is a lovely place. Little bit noisey for my liking but then I was expecting it be, as it was a Saturday night. Food is pleasant but not amazing. Service was great and would consider coming again

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Thank chaifengman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We come here very often as a couple set in our ways, anniversaries and many other occasions have been spent here, my partner particularly enjoys the steak as I do the chicken dishes with one of the best lasagne in Boston, would highly recommend. Me and my partner will continue to visit.

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Thank Jack S
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We booked the Italian Connection for my Nephew's birthday, although I had been here several times before it was a long time since I had eaten here. We booked a table for the lunch time as my nephew wanted to go out in the afternoon. it was almost empty, unsurprisingly, most busy in the evenings, it was nice to be... More 

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Thank Paul H
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Had a nice night here with friends - surroundings and staff were very good and it was nice and busy on a Saturday night Food was fine but nothing special - reasonably priced i guess Wouldn't rush back for the food and probably wouldn't go just as a couple but for a group it was fine

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Thank Wendy M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Go in there all the time for special occasions, and I have never had a bad meal. This time, had 3 courses for once. Starter was fantastic (garlic bread and anti pasta), I had steak for main, brilliant and cooked exactly the way I asked. Then, I had pudding, first time in there, and the chocolate junkyard was great. Staff... More 

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Thank Thomas V
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

I can only comment on the food as we ordered takeaway. Food was hot when arrived, the texture - very terrible. Garlic bread was really greasy, the mains; pasta with creamy sauce you could tell pasta been reheated, it was not cooked fresh. Pancake with ham and cheese, it was okay apart from the tomato sauce which tasted like the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Street, Boston, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: 01205350287

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