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“Old Fashioned Quality”
Review of Scalini's - CLOSED

Scalini's
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Excellent fish menu
Reviewed July 29, 2014

Recommended to us by friends and fancying an Italian one evening,so decided to try this. They have their own car park behind the restaurant but there seems to be plenty of parking on the streets outside.
Starters were delicious and were very well portioned. The same for the mains. They seem to specialise in fish with the fresh selection brought to the table beforehand for you to see.
We normally have dessert but we were too full by then! Expensive but quality does not come cheap.

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1  Thank MarkyMark383
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

I'm fortunate enough to have been dining at Scalini's for a few years and for a few reasons; 1.) the food is divine, offering many classic and some different Italian dishes, 2.) the friendly and informative staff, 3.) the atmosphere and 4.) Elvis

Never had a disappointing time here, if you want a top-notch Italian restaurant then look no further - and definitely do not hesitate to order a couple of scoops of ice cream.

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Thank M-F-R210
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Reviewed July 5, 2014

On Thursday 3rd July myself and 7 colleagues UHW went for a meal at Sclini's, from the minute we arrived we were made welcome, some of our group were late but this wasn't a problem at all. The food was amazing, the range of fish, veal, steak etc available is outstanding and all cooked fresh and however you want it. The waiter knows everything about the food and his advise it invaluable. I give this 5 stars for the beautiful food, the atmosphere, service and relaxed approach. We all have a good variety of dishes and not one of them disappointed. Thank you for a lovely evening.

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Thank Wendy B
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Reviewed April 18, 2014

Decided to try Scalini's having seen that it had won an award from The South Wales Echo and we were not disappointed. Staff were friendly and courteous-at the end of the evening we had quite a chat with Roger, one of the owners -and everything we ate and drank was delicious.
I would highly recommend the house red; my husband said it was one of the best house wines he had ever tasted, and our main of grillade of fish was heavenly-simply cooked yet bursting with flavour. When we requested a few more potatoes they were brought willingly and with no extra charge.
I tried the delicious lemon cheesecake for dessert and my husband, the excellent tiramisu, though by the end we did feel we had overdone it a bit and had to go for a walk!!
If you like good quality Italian food in a relaxed environment-it was obvious that there were many regulars in- then this is the place for you. We feel we are pretty discerning customers and we would not hesitate to go back.

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Thank robcla_8
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Reviewed March 23, 2014

Had a lovely meal at Scalinis last night with friends. This was my first time visiting this restaurant and opted for seafood based on other trip advisor reviews - definitely the right choice! Calamari to start was lovely but the real show stopper was the grillade of fish - perfectly cooked! Tiramusi to finish was excellent as was the lemon cheesecake. Will definitely be back!

Thank greatexplorer101
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