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“Disappointing”
Review of San Marino

San Marino
Ranked #41 of 547 Restaurants in Bolton
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $13 - $33
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Very busy at time of visit. Food disappointing, prawns to start were flavourless and rubbery, only 3 small king prawns. Fish and shellfish platter an absolute disgrace to be called that! Small piece of sea bass (half a fillet) and two small pieces of fish resembling sword fish and 1 king prawn in its shell. No explanation given by waitress as to what types of fish were given. Everyone else had steak which they said was ok...but have had better there! Vegetables boring and not much taste. Creme brûlée very nice. For the price not worth a visit.

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Thank MarinaJane
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Reviewed June 29, 2013

Cracking restaurant in the Belmont countryside with a rustic atmosphere inside. You are made to feel welcome from the start. The service was prompt and with a smile and the food was fantastic. This is a brilliant place for either a Sunday lunch or an evening meal and is excellent value overall. I will definitely be going again.

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Thank Alan671
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Reviewed June 27, 2013

Just got back from having a meal here.

We hadn't booked and just turned up on the off chance - staff were very friendly and helpful and with it being a Thursday night we were seated without any problem.

The menu was very good with a varied selection of "specials" available as well as the 3 courses for £15 which I opted for.

Drinks were ordered and delivered very quickly and the meal was served at a resonanble pace without us having to wait to long between courses. The restaurant filled up nicely whilst we were there but the waitress who served us never lost her cool and coped admirably.

For three of us including drinks I paid £55 which I thought was a fair amount.

Would I go back? Without any hesitation

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Thank daggy1st
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Reviewed June 23, 2013

Visited Saturday afternoon late thinking we had probably missed lunchtime service but we were warmly welcomed and shown to a beautiful table looking out at the most amazing views, the menu is superb and so many beautiful dishes to choose from we ordered dips with our wine while we browsed the menu, these were served beautifully and were exceptional. Our main courses did not disappoint my husband loves sea bass and this was perfectly cooked and presented, my mussels were exceptional, we were not rushed or bothered with staff being on hand if we needed anything else, so good we are booking for a special birthday.

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Thank blondiegol
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Reviewed June 20, 2013 via mobile

very quiet as it wad early midweek staff great at first but we were seated round a corner at the back so we had to search out service on 3 occasions. Food was second to none, as I'd with their sister eaterie Strawbury Duck. Much produce they raise themselves and the menu is extensive.

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Thank Lisa M
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