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Pinocchio's

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86 High Street | Town Centre, Burton upon Trent, England
01283 537526
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hatton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here middle of July, fillet steak was amazing, friendly staff, great service, will definitely be going back.

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Thank sharon w
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A recent mid-week visit on business and yet again such excellent service from the owner Marianna. You could not fault the way she looks after her customers. The food is always of a very high quality and the selection is wide. You don't see too many places serving whole Sea Bass in this country and it was delicious. Highly recommended.

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Thank Steve S
Repton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Food is excellent and good value. House red superb. Staff friendly, unhurried and efficient. Regular visitors with family/friends. Love this place!

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Thank Carolina359
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants in Burton. We received excellent service from the staff. There were a few fussy eaters in our party but the staff did everything they could to cook up a dish of their liking. The menu is varied and the deal for three courses offers great value too. I'd highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Matt S
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

my partner and i visited for his birthday on a busy saturday night. The meal and the service were both excellent. He had the scallop with bacon and leeks starter which he said was lovely. Then the filled fillet steak with port sauce for main, and i had the salmon which were both lovely. The desserts of lemon meringue cheesecake... More 

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Thank tracey u
Derby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Love this place, really feels like a welcoming friendly family atmosphere and the food is fabulous. Think this place is under-rated locally, I definitely recommend you give it a try.

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Thank Jo9055
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Pinocchios is by far the best restaurant in Burton, it's been around for a very long time and they still have the high standards of food and great menu. I've moved away from Burton now, but still visit occasionly to go to Pinocchios.

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Thank jkdafty
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Had the special which was meant to be three courses but could only manage two! The mushroom starter was fantastic and the pasta main dish was quite spicy probably the spiciest Italian meal I have ever had. Service was great, the deserts sounded fantastic but will just have to wait until next time.

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Thank Dale H
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We come to Burton once a year and have eaten here many times it is alway busy but service and food always excellent

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Thank Colin B
Derby, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner have been here for the last two valentines days. They have an amazing set menu and a great romantic setting. I love this restaurant, Italian family run and quality Italian food. We shared a bottle of prosecco and had a fantastic three course meal. I love the thin crisp pizza style garlic breads to start as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $33
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 High Street | Town Centre, Burton upon Trent, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Burton upon Trent
  • Phone Number: 01283 537526
Description
Marianna Frusciante, and her partner Paul Cookson, became the new proprietors of Pinocchio’s Italian Restaurant in 2005.This was somewhat of a homecoming, as Marianna’s father Antonio, had first opened and ran the restaurant for three years in the 1980’s. It was then known as 'Torino’s, in the former Bargates Shopping centre.Now pinocchios is serving up home cooked Italian food in friendly relaxed surroundings.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?