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The Italia

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Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RA, England
01665 830 837
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked for bank holiday weekend, we arrived early and were told our table wasn't ready but we could have drinks next door. Our table was made ready really quickly, table service was really good and staff were lovely. The food was really nice garlic bread, pizza and pork/beef main. Canny night out and a decent price

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Charming little restaurant with an open kitchen and wood fire oven. Seafood ravioli was nice aswell as the pizza my husband had. Was hard trying to get the attention of the waiters so we were left without drinks for a while. Apart from that everything was good. Would come back for the food hoping they improve their attentiveness.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I called up The Italia and booked a table at 1.30pm on Monday to celebrate our first wedding anniversary as being due to give birth any day, an evening dinner date doesn't suit us that well at the moment! Booked the table over the phone but not once were we told about the following... 1. The Italia restaurant doesn't actually... More 

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brontes
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place great food bad management . Sat waiting for our table in the restaurant and a couple came in to the pub looking for a table . Staff very busy yet manager sat at a table , on his lap top nor looking at what is going on yet , when People walked out became abusive towards staff .... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We originally planned to go into Alnwick but plans changed on a wet evening and we called into the Italia not having booked. Luckily the waitress told us that whilst get didn't have a table a couple had just asked for their bill so if we would like to get a drink from the bar she would come and get... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but the service was lax and we had to wait 20 minutes before our table was ready and never complained. However, when the bill came we asked if the drinks we had before the meal could be deducted off the bill we were told a firm no as we never brought it to the attention of the staff... More 

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Thank Chris T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table the night before, when we arrived the restaurant was fairly busy. We were shown to our table and given the menus then told there were NO STEAKS AVAILABLE AND ONLY 2 PORTIONS OF RAVIOLI LEFT, bearing in mind they advertise steak on their menu as their specialty, my husband would normally order the steak but decided to... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

pizza was a\wful heavy and undercooked soggy base, the mushroom tagitelle was tasteless and far too much of it

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1 Thank T2184BFjulie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good was amazing and staff were very helpful. I'd say the service is 'relaxed', which some might take as 'slow'- but they were all very accommodating and helpful. Monkfish was amazing!!

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Thank Ruth L
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a group of friends and the setting is beautiful our table was a bit cramped against the next table and had to move it along a bit. Crab soup was to die for!!! I'd go back again and just have that started main and desert, however we waited and hour for our starters then another hour for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, 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: 01665 830 837
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?