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The Italia

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Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RA, England
+44 1665 830837
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St. Neots, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you enjoy pasta dishes especially with seafood then you will love this restaurant. Also don't be afraid to try their traditional fish and chips, simply wonderful. My wife found the pizzas excellent. The crab soup and the grilled sardines are highly recommended as starters. Always busy it pays to book or eat very early.

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful meal of linguine and seafood, glass of wine, lovely place to eat. But then Alnmouth is full of lovely places to eat!

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Thank Wixlet
Guisborough, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought I'd try the pizza with potatoes, and it was absolutely wonderful. More subtle than it sounds, just a few slices of new potato scattered among the other toppings. I assume they have a wood fired oven, because the base was perfect, and it was served pretty quickly (especially considering how busy they were). I like pizzas, and I've had... More 

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Thank Nigel_Guisborough
York, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a superb meal here with excellent and friendly service. The choice of food was excellent and the atmosphere was buzzing.

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Thank Lyndanbob
Leeds, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived in Alnmouth on a friday it was our first visit to Alnmouth and our first evening meal in the village so we were slightly apprehensive, but we need not of worried, we arrived for our evening meal at 8pm, and the restaurant was almost full only 1 or 2 tables available which were all pre booked, the wine... More 

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Thank Glynston
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meals but felt unfortunately neglected by the waiting on staff who seemed too busy chatting to friends/family/each other to pay us much attention. We waited a ridiculous amount of time trying to catch their eye to pay our bill. The chefs were great though and very accommodating.

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Thank Niki T
Leeds, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Friday night, managed to get a cancelled table at late notice but i'd recommend booking. We were shown our table on arrival and the service from the 2 waitresses was 1st class all night. We sat up near the kitchen and pizza oven and it was fantastic to watch the head chef and pizza chef at... More 

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Thank SecuretimeSteve
Brighton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Quite a varied menu and nice looking fish specials. I had linguine marinara which was lovely and chef was able to make without garlic and chilli which don't agree with me. Lots of fresh herbs on it. Partner had veg risotto which was good. House wine very good. Staff friendly and efficient. Would definitely go back

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Thank Twirlilocks123
1 review
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

This was a great find on the way back home from Alnwick. Four of us had pizza all of which were delicious having been cooked in a wood fired pizza oven. My husband had the special fish and chips which he said was delicious too! Would definitely recommend if you're passing by Alnmouth.

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Thank Sarah T
London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Really tasty Italian restaurant serving pizza and pasta and some really delicious local seafood. Very friendly service. Absolutely packed when we were there. But we still managed to get a table and ate far too much. Friendly service, enormous portions and not too expensive either.

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 830837
Description
We are a small restaurant in the sea-side village of Alnmouth. You can find us in the Hope & Anchor hotel which is on the villages main street. Booking are essential. All of our food is locally sourced (whenever possible) and is all homemade.

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